Bathroom Retailer, Plumbworld, Scoops Two Awards

In a busy month, independent online bathroom retailer, Plumbworld, gained two prestigious marks of recognition. A Hitwise top 10 award for busy sites and an Ebay Shooting Star for gaining 10,000 positive customer reviews.

Evesham, United Kingdom, June 03, 2007 --( Once again Plumbworld has claimed a Hitwise awards for being one of the UK's most popular web sites. was the 8th most visited online home and garden shop in the UK during the most recent the award period

This allows Plumbworld to use the sought after Hitwise top 10 UK website logo on their site and is the tenth time in a row that the Plumbword site has been recognised by Hitwise.

The online bathroom retailer, now part of the Grafton Group Plc, had more visitors to it's website during this period than some of the biggest retail chains on the high street and had a market share in the bathroom retailing sector of more than 35%.

To top off a great month, Plumbworld has also been awarded a coveted Shooting Star feedback rating from Ebay. The shooting star rating is only given to Ebay sellers who have achieved over 10,000 positive feedback ratings from satisfied customers.

James Hickman, Managing Director said:

"Winning the Hitwise award demonstrates we are continuing to generate huge amounts of online interest in our bathroom product offering. We keep a close eye on the trends in bathroom design to ensure that the latest products are on offer. We source products directly from manufacturing plants around the globe to ensure that we can offer the best possible prices to our customers.

The Ebay recognition shows that we handle the after sales side of things in a professional fashion as well. We receive many unsolicited emails every day commending us on the high standard of service that we provide and it is nice to see that our Ebay customers also feel that we are doing a good job.

We have been an Ebay Power Seller for some time now and we the online auction market as an increasingly important business channel for us."

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Joe Lovell