June 8, 2015
Originally published on the eBay Enterprise blog.
"Congratulations to Signature Hardware and W.W. Grainger Inc. on this impressive achievement and on their commitment to elevating the consumer experience and proving once again that clients who require maximum flexibility in creating branded experiences, and scalability that supports rapid growth, choose eBay Enterprise," said Craig Hayman, president of eBay Enterprise.
Signature Hardware, a home and hardware e-retailer known for providing customers with personalized, expert advice, was recognized for its Excellence in Web Redesign. Powered by the Magento Enterprise Edition platform, Signature Hardware transformed a text and data-heavy website into a highly visual, modern shopping site that makes it easy for the consumer to understand the product customization opportunities available. Signature Hardware also recently received a 2015 Imagine Excellence Award for Customer Service.
“The new website redesign reflects our ongoing focus on our customers,” said Mark Morse, vice president of marketing for Signature Hardware. “Through the Magento platform, we’ve made our 60,000 products easier to find and customize, providing an effortlessly streamlined shopper experience. We’re working hard every day to take the pain out of the home improvement process.”
W.W. Grainger Inc., a distributor of industrial products received the B2B Ecommerce Player of the Year Award recognizing its innovation through a new web platform and mobile app. Customers can view real-time availability of products without even clicking a button, then order a product for delivery or pickup in a physical branch store and quickly view the invoice online.
“Signature Hardware and W.W. Grainger Inc. demonstrate the relentless commitment of our clients to drive commerce excellence,” said Hayman. “On behalf of the entire eBay Enterprise ecosystem we congratulate the finalists and winners of the 2015 Internet Retailer Excellence Awards for their innovative achievements.”