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Best stores of the realm – special ranking of stores, which can be found on the tab Best stores of the marketing reports page ("Game world" >> "Reports").
The requirements for the stores to get into the elite ranking
1. 100% efficiency & 100% uniqueness;
2. Elite level of service;
3. Income of the store exceeds its costs (positive balance of money flaw is required, taxes not included; same conditions as in many of the Virtonomics contests);
4. Total income of the company exceeds its total costs (positive balance of money flaw is required, taxes not included; same conditions as in many of the Virtonomics contests);
5. Three or more types of goods for sale, no unsold goods or goods not being sold at the warehouse;
6. Being among the Top-10 of the city stores of the same size according to the income from sales;
7. Quality of all sold goods exceeds the quality of the goods being sold by local sellers.
Rules of crediting ranking points
Elite stores are part of a special ranking. Ranking points are credited for:
1. At least one win (of the 1st prize) by the store in tenders, CM, CD or CP, the record of the victories is kept for the standard term of 52 updates;
2. Exclusive representation of one city: only one store from a given city has achieved all the basic requirements;
3. Specialization: among the stores which have achieved all the basic requirements a ranking point is credited to the accounts of the three leaders according to the income from the goods of each category present in the game on the condition that there is only one department in the store;
4. Income: among the stores which have achieved all the basic requirements a ranking point is obtained by the 10 leaders according to the income;
5. Popularity: among the stores which have achieved all the basic requirements a ranking point is obtained by the 10 leaders according to the popularity;
In case of equal amounts of ranking points the participants are ranked according to their income (Trade Turnover).
Advantages of being part of the elite club
1. The membership of the store in the club is reflected in the interface of the store, in company’s achievements and in retail reports of the cities;
2. The owners of the 25 best stores receive a medal without bonuses, at the same time these stores do not have to pay for the installed innovations (during the update after the day that they got into the Top-25);
3. The owners of the 10 best stores get bonus in upgrading the qualification in Commerce, equal to 10% acceleration of the upgrade for each ranking point obtained by one best store of the player. The bonus is taken into account during the update, which happens right after the day when the store got into the Top-10.