LakeChamplainChocolates.com is a very professional site that is not at odds with the company's small-town feel. And not only are visuals great, they load fast.
Middlebury, VT (PRWEB) January 13, 2008
Timberline Interactive is very pleased to announce that a long-time e-commerce client received national recognition as a Hot 100 Internet retail site for 2008. The Lake Champlain Chocolates web site was developed by Timberline Interactive and was chosen by Internet Retailer magazine for its annual hot picks issue.
"This is a tremendous honor for our development staff as well as for the team at Lake Champlain Chocolates," notes Timberline Interactive president Bud Reed. "To be recognized as one of the best by the industry's leading publication is the best validation we could receive."
Internet Retailer is noted as a leading authority in online retailing. With a subscriber base of more than 40,000 merchants and direct marketers, the monthly publication is one of the first to deliver content specifically targeted to the online merchant. The Hot 100 sites "reflect the best of what's happening in retail on the web," according to Editor in Chief Kurt Peters.
LakeChamplainChocolates.com, which originally launched in1998, was noted for its site speed, its search and navigation, and its overall visual appeal to the chocolate lover. According to Nikki Baird, managing partner with research and consulting firm RSR Research, "LakeChamplainChocolates.com is a very professional site that is not at odds with the company's small-town feel. And not only are visuals great, they load fast."
Headquartered in Burlington, Vermont, Lake Champlain Chocolates has been making fresh, all-natural gourmet chocolates and chocolate gifts for almost 25 years. The company's hand-made specialties include milk and dark chocolate truffles, gourmet hot chocolate, Valentine's chocolates, Easter gift baskets and their popular Chocolate of the Month Club.
Timberline Interactive is New England's leading online marketing and web development company specializing in comprehensive and intelligent Internet solutions for direct marketing companies and catalogers. Timberline's clients include Lake Champlain Chocolates, Gorton's Fresh Seafood, American Meadows, Teachersource.com and others.