Showcase your role in helping keep the industry standards of quality raised high. We have outlined key promotional options for you to stand out from the rest of the crowd and generate leads.

Thought Leadership Program Premium

Congratulate your clients and present your technology thought leadership to an engaged e-commerce audience. Limited sponsorships available.

  • One-page thought leadership article based on the interview with an Internet Retailer editor
  • Full-page ad next to your article
  • Guaranteed 75 minimum non-vendor leads from downloads of the Hot 100 issue
  • Complimentary logo in one (1) of your Hot 100 Retail client profiles
  • Customized PDF with company logo on cover*
  • “Hot 100 Retailer” insignia to give to your clients on the list (a gift from you!)
  • Included in Vendor Spotlight section in back of edition
  • A “Vendor to the Hot 100” insignia for your website and for your DC360.com Vendor Directory profile. View sample
  • The Hot 100 issue will be promoted throughout 2018-2019 by Internet Retailer

*Note: Custom PDF includes the Hot 100 overview article, your thought leadership article, 1pg, 4/c ad, and all client profiles – to use as a marketing and sales tool

Exclusive Category Sponsorship Gold

In this premium placement, position your company to showcase your company as a leader in of the following categories. Only one slot available per Hot 100 profile.

  • Your selected category will include “Presented by” with Company Logo at top of intro article
  • One-page thought leadership article based on the interview with an Internet Retailer editor
  • Full-page ad next to your article
  • Guaranteed 75 minimum non-vendor leads from downloads of the Hot 100 issue
  • Included in Vendor Spotlight section in back of edition
  • A “Vendor to the Hot 100” insignia for your website and for your DC360.com Vendor Directory profile. View sample
  • The Hot 100 issue will be promoted throughout 2018-2019 by Internet Retailer
  • Custom Pdf to include category article, thought leadership article, 1pg, 4/c

Meet the leaders of their respective pack

Here are the 100 e-retailers whose websites are the ones our editors chose as the Best of the Web for 2018. They are listed by category then in alphabetical order.

Please note: several companies are listed in multiple categories


Business Model

  • 1stdibs.com
  • Alain Dupetit
  • Amazon.com Inc.
  • Andie Swim
  • Anker Innovations Ltd.
  • Best Buy
  • Boxed Wholesale
  • Canada Goose
  • Carvana
  • Cotopaxi
  • Fanatics Inc.
  • Grove Collaborative
  • Home Chef
  • Imperfect Produce
  • Joybird
  • Kroger Co.
  • Feather
  • Nautilus
  • Nom Nom Now
  • Rad Power Bikes
  • State Bags
  • Summersalt
  • Tictail
  • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
  • To The Market
  • Tree hut
  • Tuft & Needle
  • Wayfair Inc.
  • Zola Inc.

Content

  • Aella
  • Black Diamond Equipment Ltd.
  • Boie
  • Clandestina
  • Cutco Corp.
  • Drunk Elephant
  • Goodr
  • Harvest Right LLC
  • Hodinkee
  • Lion Brand Yarn
  • Minibar Delivery
  • Ministry of Supply
  • Room and Board
  • Tommy John Inc.
  • Tortuga

Design

  • Apple Inc.
  • Brook Linen
  • Decathlon
  • Hims
  • Harry & David LLC (1-800-Flowers.com Inc.)
  • Ollie
  • Lonely Planet
  • Spinn Coffee
  • Sweetwater
  • Tarte Cosmetics
  • Touch of Modern

Omnichannel

  • Macy's Inc.
  • David's Bridal
  • DSW
  • Gap
  • JD.com Inc.
  • Made In
  • Walmart Inc.
  • Zara

Growth

  • Allbirds
  • BarkBox
  • Bombas
  • Dormify
  • Drizly Inc.
  • Exploding Kittens
  • Govberg Jewelers
  • Kylie Cosmetics
  • Moda Operandi
  • Poshmark
  • Spring
  • Warby Parker
  • Yandy
  • Zenni

Marketing

  • Burrow
  • Camp Chef
  • Casper
  • FashionNova.com
  • Nature's Sleep LLC
  • Glossier
  • Gymshark US
  • Kopari
  • L’Oreal SA
  • Monica & Andy
  • Natori
  • PetComfort
  • Real Real Inc.
  • Ties.com
  • Yeti Coolers

Technology

  • Adidas AG
  • Benefit Cosmetics
  • Build.com
  • Eaze Soluitons Inc.
  • Home Depot Inc.
  • IKEA
  • Walmart Inc.
  • Ocado Retail Limited

The Internet Retailer “HOT 100” is our most eagerly anticipated issue of the year
Discover 100 profiles—chock-full of key data from sales and monthly web traffic figures to performance metrics, vendors used and much more.

View 2018 Edition

—  Exclusive Hot 100 Vendor Listing Programs   —


LOGO ENHANCEMENT
Appear below your client’s profile with Vendor category!

If your company has clients in the Hot 100, your company logo can appear next to their listing as a trusted provider. View sample

  • Your company logo with your Hot 100 Retail client’s profile
  • Exclusive: Only Four Logos out of 30 Vendor categories
  • Your company profile inside the Hot 100’s Vendor section
  • A “Vendor to the Hot 100” icon for your DC360 Vendor Directory profile

HOT 100 PRODUCT SHOWCASE
Internet Retailer Magazine Product Showcase

This is your golden opportunity to shine among your peers. In the introduction and foreword of the Hot 100, the Product Showcase shines a spotlight on your sevices.

  • Your company showcased in the heart of the Hot 100’s intro article view sample
  • 30-word description, URL, and logo will appear on Digital Commerce 360 article

IRNEWSLINK - HOT 100 SPECIAL EDITION

  • Special Edition email highlighting the most successful e-commerce companies of the year
  • A “Vendor to the Hot 100” badge adjacent to your Retailer client’s profile
  • Emailed to over 45,000+ throughout December and January View Sample
  • Exclusive: Only one badge per Hot 100 Retailer

VENDORS TO THE HOT 100 INSIGNIA

Internet Retailer's badges are ideal for showcasing your company as a top solutions provider in e-commerce in a variety of marketing mediums like websites, emails, press releases, and awards pages.

In order to showcase your role in helping keep the Hot 100, Internet Retailer can provide unique branding opportunities to appear with the best in the industry.

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