AWARDS

2013 Best Market Showroom Design, Winter Atlanta Market

2014 Best New Catalog Design
   Atlanta Market, Studio M

2014 Best Market Showroom Design, Summer Atlanta Market

2014 Top 5 Retailer - Independent Retailer

2014 #1 in Yard Design - Independent Retailer

2013 Best Catalog Design
   Atlanta Market, Magnet Works

2002 Finalist Print Media
    Direct Mail Series, National Retail Federation
2002 Bronze Quill Award
    www.buildabear.com
    International Association of Business Communicators - St. Louis
2002 Merchandising Achievement Award
    Best Original Promotion - Furry Fashion Shows
    Playthings magazine
2002 Technology Awards
    Honored for the development of three technological program capabilities:
    BearNet, Build-A-Party?, and Name-Me Stations
    St. Louis Business Journal
2001 Retail Innovator of the Year
    Outstanding retailer with a singular, innovative approach to the retail trade
    National Retail Federation
2001 Best Places to Work
    ZD Net ?Interactive Week Magazine
2001 Gold Award
    Postcard Series - Direct Mail
    National Retail Federation
2001 E-commerce Awards
    www.buildabear.com won for:
    - Ease of Navigation
    - Most Innovative
    - Most Unusual
    - Best Use of Graphics
    - Best Business-to-Consumer Site
    St. Louis Business Journal
2001 Laclede Award: Best Place to Work
    Corporate culture
    St. Louis Business Journal's
2000 Winner Best "Other/New Media"
    Cub Condo carrying case, Cub Condo series
    National Retail Federation
2000 EDDI Award
    Entertainment Development & Design Innovation Award - Entertainment
    Retailer Under 5,000 Square Feet The Out-of-Home
    Entertainment Business News
1999 Fastest Growing Private Company in St. Louis
    St. Louis Business Journal
1999 St. Louis Top Women Business Owners
    Maxine Clark
    St. Louis Small Business Monthly
1998 Retail Store of the Year Design Competition
    Special Judges Award for Creative New Concept and Best Exterior within a Mall
    Chain Store Age
1998 Merchandising Achievement Award
    Best Category Marketing
    Playthings magazine