|Online Retailer Industry Awards – Best Pure-Play Online Retailer (2011) – Finalist
We are honored that www.OZScopes.ulu.com.au is nominated amongst established online stores in the ORIA Pure-Play category. Our team can continue to run dominantly online becuase of our customers who keep coming back and spreading the word about our stores!
|Online Retailer Industry Awards – Best Site Optimisation & Design (2011) – Finalist
In 2011 we focused our efforts on redeveloping and designing our site to improve your shopping experience. We're thrilled that you all think the changes have been helpful and that you love the new look of our websites! We're excited to be in the finalist position in the 2011 "Best Site Optimisation & Design" category.
|StartupSmart Awards Fastest 50 Growing Startups (2011) - 15th
The Startupsmart Awards recognises the most innovative and fastest-growing new businesses in Australia, and to come in at number 15 on this index was a huge motivation. Thanks to our valued customers' ongoing support in spreading the word about OZHut, we've been able to expand and offer better prices and services.
|StartupSmart Best Young Entrepreneur (2011)
Wai Hong Fong, founder of OZHut, was selected amongst the youngest entrepreneurs in Australia as the Best Young Entrepreneur in 2011! Wai Hong also shares his startup experiences as a blogger on the StartupSmart blog
|BRW Fast Starters - Top 100 Fastest Growing Startups in Australia (2011) - 68th
In 2011, the Business Review Weekly ranked OZHut 68th out of 100 Fast Starters in Australia. Being recognised by the BRW – the leading business magazine in Australia – is a great affirmation and trust earned from the industry!
|Smartcompany's Hot 30 under 30 (2010 & 2011)
OZHut founder, Wai Hong Fong, has made it into the top 30 young entrepreneurs below 30, two years running. He was featured alongside some of the most talented and innovative entrepreneurs from Australia's fastest-growing businesses, and we look forward to seeing him on the list in the years to come (at least until he's too old to qualify!).
|Pricewaterhousecoopers MyBusiness award for Best e-Business (2010) - Finalist
OZHut was nominated in the Best e-Business category in the PricewaterhouseCoopers' MyBusiness Award that recognises the most successful and popular small businesses in Australia.
|Smartcompany’s Web Awards Best eCommerce Store (2009 & 2010) - Finalist
We were nominated for the best e-commerce store for two years in a row, and we could not have done it without the hard work of the team and of course, the ongoing support from our customers – including you! The progress that we made since we first started in 2008 was just amazing, and we were glad to have been recognised for it.
|Online Retailer Industry Awards – Emerging Star Category (2009) – Finalist
It was an honour to have been a finalist in the Online Retailer Industry Awards (ORIAs), which recognises and rewards excellence in e-commerce retailing. We were recognised in this category for quick and entrepreneurial innovation that made an impact in the industry and influenced the future of online retail. To have this as our first achievement definitely drove us to do better in the years to come – and so we did!