Internet Retailer's Best of the Web
Internet Retailer has selected the 6th annual 50 Best of the Web. All excel in some way, most in many ways. The Top 50 sites represent a range of retailers from big, well-known brands to small, niche sites and manufacturers' sites. It includes online pure-plays, retail chains and catalogers. The descriptions of each of the online retailers on the linked pages are particularly informative. They even list who handles the company's email list, affiliate marketing program, and other inside information.