With our introduction of up to 35% cashback on purchases, our advances in search and recommendations, technology, advances in our widget applications, new flyout menus and comparison shopping all add stickiness to the site. We fully expect to achieve a top 10 rating within the next two years
Greensboro, NC (Vocus) June 8, 2010
James Ridinger, president and CEO of Market America, an Internet Marketing and Product Brokerage company that specializes in One-to-One Marketing announced today that Marketamerica.com was named to Internet Retailer’s Top 500 guide, ranking 54th in the nation, up from the 66th spot it held 2008.
The Top 500 Guide ranks the largest online retailers based on 2009 web sales. Market America web sales in 2009 were $321.3MM, up from $238.5MM, a 35% percent increase from website sales in 2008. “We are honored to be recognized as one of the top. E-retailers by our industry’s leading publication,” said Ridinger. “With our introduction of up to 35% cashback on purchases, our advances in search and recommendations, technology, advances in our widget applications, new flyout menus and comparison shopping all add stickiness to the site. We fully expect to achieve a top 10 rating within the next two years,” said Ridinger.
Over the last 18 years, Market America has exploded into an international conglomerate generating more than $3 billion in sales. The company expects to exceed 1 billion dollars in annual sales within the next two years.
Internet Retailer's definitive ranking and analysis of America's 500 largest E-retailers is based on annual 2009 Internet sales, researched by Internet Retailer and confirmed by retailers. This report includes company financial, operational and performance data, as well as vendors in key categories. More information is available at http://www.internetretailer.com/top500guide/.
About Internet Retailer
Published by Chicago-based Vertical Web Media LLC, Internet Retailer is a monthly national business magazine that is at the core of the leading retail information web site, an e-commerce conference and four directories that serve the retailing community. Internet Retailer’s 42,500 subscribers and 250,000 monthly web readers represent senior executives primarily from retail chains, independent stores, catalogs, virtual merchants and brand name manufacturers. Internet Retailer's circulation represents the largest multichannel readership base of any retailing magazine.
About Market America:
Market America is a product brokerage and Internet marketing company that specializes in One-to-One-Marketing. With more than six million customers and 180,000 Customer Managers worldwide, the company has generated over $3 billion in accumulated retail sales. Headquartered in Greensboro, NC – the company was founded in 1992 by president and CEO James Ridinger and employs over 550 people globally with international operations in the United States, Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Australia and the Philippines. Through its revolutionary One-to-One Marketing concept, Market America combines the Internet with the power of people – creating the ultimate online shopping destination. More information is available at http://www.marketamerica.com.