WaterFilters.NET ranked #552 on the "Second 500" list published by Internet Retailer Magazine, a highly regarded analysis of rapidly growing e-commerce leaders.
Online PR News – 30-September-2011 – – Internet Retailer Magazine has published their annual guide for the “Second 500,” a highly regarded list of rapidly growing internet retailers. WaterFilters.NET ranked #552 on the magazine’s list, demonstrating continued strong growth in sales.
WaterFilters.NET is a virtual mega-warehouse for a broad range of water purification products and systems. Standing out as an e-commerce resource for water filters, the WaterFilters.NET website offers extensive replacement cartridges: faucet and pitcher filters, shower and refrigerator filters, sediment and carbon filter cartridges, reverse osmosis and under-sink systems, as well as whole house systems. WaterFilters.NET carries such well-known brands as Brita and PUR, Pentek and Culligan, in addition to many other high-performing water purification product lines.
The ranking on the “Second 500” affirms WaterFilters.NET’s expansive growth and prominent online presence. Described as the “Who’s Who of Up and Comers” in e-commerce, the 2011 Internet Retailer “Second 500” Guide ranks, profiles and analyzes the 500 fastest-growing, up-and-coming e-retailers based on annual web sales. The Second 500 Guide is an indispensable research tool for identifying who the next generation leaders in web retailing are. The Guide helps benchmark various businesses, as they grow and become the industry’s best and brightest e-retailers. It is packed with financial and operational data on each of the retail websites in the U.S, ranked from 501 to 1000.
Rankings are based on full-year online sales. Other data includes: past years’ sales, growth rate, monthly visits, monthly unique visitors, conversion rates, average ticket, total SKUs, top executives, vendor providers of technology and services in 26 categories, website performance and more.
Internet Retailer Magazine, published by Vertical Web Media, is the largest monthly magazine in e-retailing with 44,000 subscribers. Vertical Web Media is a privately held company based in Chicago that focuses on providing business intelligence for the e-commerce market. Starting with one magazine, VWM has since started a dozen other information products aimed at this market and is now the largest publisher in the e-commerce field.