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COVER STORY

The Favorite 50 Websites 2017
1

Amazon.com * (1)

20

Nike.com * (17)

39

Haband.com (37)

2

Walmart.com * (2)

21

Lowes.com (27)

40

LaneBryant.com (44)

3

Kohls.com * (3)

22

WomanWithin.com (22)

41

LOFT.com (39)

4

BestBuy.com (5)

23

LandsEnd.com (19)

42

Zappos.com (31)

5

eBay.com * (4)

24

Costco.com * (21)

43

HotTopic.com (47)

6

Target.com * (7)

25

Wish.com * (24)

44

Overstock.com * (23)

7

Macys.com * (6)

26

Wayfair.com (26)

45

HSN.com (41)

8

JCPenney.com * (8)

27

Blair.com (33)

46

EddieBauer.com x

9

OldNavy.com (9)

28

HM.com (35)

47

HomeGoods.com x

10

Sears.com * (10)

29

Express.com (36)

48

KingSizeDirect.com x

11

Nordstrom.com (14)

30

QVC.com * (29)

49

Talbots.com (50)

12

Google.com * (11)

31

TJMaxx.com * (32)

50

6pm.com x

13

HomeDepot.com (18)

32

Zulily.com (20)

14

Gap.com (25)

33

BananaRepublic.com (34)

15

AE.com/American Eagle (16)

34

JCrew.com (46)

16

Forever21.com (15)

35

Belk.com (30)

17

Kmart.com * (13)

36

Chicos.com (45)

18

LLBean.com (12)

37

Roamans.com (40)

19

BedBathandBeyond.com (28)

38

RossStores.com * (38)

The biggest move outside the top 10 goes to Nordstrom,
which grew its percentage from 0.8 in 2016 to 1.2,
enough to push it from number 14 last year to number
11. That growth for a department store is somewhat at
odds with the other big movers: specialty shops.
BIGGEST MOVERS
UP

Company

2017 Rank

2016 Rank

Nordstrom.com

11

14

Gap.com

14

25

HomeDepot.com

13

18

BedBathandBeyond.com

19

28

Blair.com

27

33

HM.com

28

35

Express.com

29

36

2017 Rank

2016 Rank

44

23

Zulily.com

32

20

LandsEnd.com

23

13

LLBean.com

18

12

DOWN

Company
Overstock.com

Source: Prosper Insights & Analytics Monthly Consumer Survey, June 2017

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STORES September 2017

* Mentioned for both apparel and non-apparel
( Last year's ranking)
x Not on the 2016 List
Source: Prosper Insights & Analytics Monthly
Consumer Survey, June 2017

SPOTS 11-50: SPECIALTY RISES
The biggest move outside the top 10 goes to
Nordstrom, which grew its percentage from 0.8
in 2016 to 1.2, enough to push it from No. 14 last
year to No. 11. That growth for a department
store is somewhat at odds with the other big
movers: specialty shops.
Gap.com jumped from No. 25 to No. 14, almost
doubling its share to 0.8 percent. The retailer
has struggled on Wall Street lately, but seems to
have nailed ecommerce. "They have integrated
their site between their four major brands,"
Goodfellow says - Gap.com houses Gap, Old
Navy, Banana Republic and Athleta; customers
can shop all four sites and add to one bag.
"They've made it very easy for consumers to shop
a variety of stores under one virtual roof."
Old Navy (No. 9) and Banana Republic
(No. 33) also made appearances in the top 50.
Gap.com wasn't the only specialty store to grow.
AE.com/American Eagle notched up to No. 15,
and Blair, H&M and Express broke into the top
30 at 27, 28 and 29. Last year, the three were in
the mid-30s. "It proves there is still some brand
loyalty in specialty stores," Goodfellow says.
There were losers, too: Last year's No. 48
Victoria's Secret fell out of the top 50 this year.
There's often movement among those near the
bottom falling on and off the list. Still, "it is a bit
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http://www.Amazon.com http://www.Nike.com http://www.Haband.com http://www.Walmart.com http://www.Lowes.com http://www.LaneBryant.com http://www.Kohls.com http://www.WomanWithin.com http://www.LOFT.com http://www.BestBuy.com http://www.LandsEnd.com http://www.Zappos.com http://www.eBay.com http://www.Costco.com http://www.HotTopic.com http://www.Target.com http://www.Wish.com http://www.Overstock.com http://www.Macys.com http://www.Wayfair.com http://www.HSN.com http://www.JCPenney.com http://www.Blair.com http://www.EddieBauer.com http://www.OldNavy.com http://www.HM.com http://www.HomeGoods.com http://www.Sears.com http://www.Express.com http://www.KingSizeDirect.com http://www.Nordstrom.com http://www.QVC.com http://www.Talbots.com http://www.Google.com http://www.TJMaxx.com http://www.6pm.com http://www.HomeDepot.com http://www.Zulily.com http://www.Gap.com http://www.BananaRepublic.com http://www.AE.com/American http://www.JCrew.com http://www.Forever21.com http://www.Belk.com http://www.Kmart.com http://www.Chicos.com http://www.LLBean.com http://www.Roamans.com http://www.BedBathandBeyond.com http://www.RossStores.com http://www.Gap.com http://www.Nordstrom.com http://www.Gap.com http://www.Gap.com http://www.HomeDepot.com http://www.BedBathandBeyond.com http://www.Blair.com http://www.HM.com http://www.Express.com http://www.Gap.com http://www.AE.com/American http://www.Overstock.com http://www.Zulily.com http://www.LandsEnd.com http://www.LLBean.com http://www.STORES.ORG

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of STORES Magazine - September 2017

Editor’s Page
President’s Page
Retail Politics
NRF News
Trends
Retail People
The Favorite 50
RFID Is Ready to Revolutionize the Retail Industry
Playing Their Tune
C2W
Store Operations
Marketing
Payments
How Stonewall Kitchen Boosted Sales and Reengaged Customers
Finance
Store Operations
Inventory Management
Online
How Giant Eagle’s Technology Experiments Reduce Losses From Out-of-Stocks.
Startup Spotlight
Analytics
ORC
Fraud
Stores at 100
POV
Communities
End Cap
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Intro
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - cover1
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - cover2
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 3
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 4
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 5
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Editor’s Page
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 7
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - President’s Page
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 9
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Retail Politics
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - NRF News
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Trends
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 13
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 14
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 15
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 16
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Retail People
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 18
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - The Favorite 50
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 20
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 21
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 22
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 23
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 24
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - RFID Is Ready to Revolutionize the Retail Industry
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 26
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 27
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Playing Their Tune
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 29
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 30
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - C2W
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Store Operations
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 33
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 34
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 35
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Marketing
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 37
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Payments
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 39
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - How Stonewall Kitchen Boosted Sales and Reengaged Customers
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 41
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Finance
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 43
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Store Operations
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 45
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Inventory Management
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 47
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Online
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 49
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - How Giant Eagle’s Technology Experiments Reduce Losses From Out-of-Stocks.
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 51
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Startup Spotlight
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 53
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Analytics
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 55
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 56
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - ORC
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 58
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 59
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Fraud
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 61
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Stores at 100
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - 63
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - POV
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - Communities
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - End Cap
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - cover3
STORES Magazine - September 2017 - cover4
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