We are delighted to be featured in this report which provides a detailed overview of the UK marketplace for e-commerce platforms and contains only profiles of the leading vendors in an increasingly competitive market.
London, UK (PRWEB) February 10, 2009
Pod1 Web Design Agency has been featured in a new report about e-commerce published by Econsultancy this month.
The E-commerce Platforms Buyer's Guide 2009 features profiles of 23 leading vendors and contains information about market trends as well as tips for companies who are researching this market.
The e-commerce platforms market is thriving as consumers increasingly purchase products through the internet. The e-commerce market will grow by 15% to a value of £540 million in 2009 despite the gloom surrounding the wider economy, according to the report.
"We are delighted to be featured in this report which provides a detailed overview of the UK marketplace for e-commerce platforms and contains only profiles of the leading vendors in an increasingly competitive market."
Econsultancy's Research Director Linus Gregoriadis said: "Companies are investing in e-commerce because this is one of the few rays of sunshine in the beleaguered business world at the moment. However, companies can't rely on their digital channels to deliver unless they get best-of-breed technology and the most suitable platform."
"The best e-commerce platforms have demonstrated repeatedly that they are able to generate higher levels of revenue, by focusing on elements such as usability and SEO and helping to streamline e-business."
This market valuation reflects the combined revenues of e-commerce platform vendors alongside associated e-commerce technologies such as on-site search, analytics and optimisation.
Key market trends in 2009
- Offline world realises the importance of e-commerce
- Site owners use data to optimise e-commerce performance
- Retailers seek to differentiate, and embrace users
- Multi-channel firms strive for an integrated approach
About the E-commerce Platforms Buyer's Guide
The guide is aimed at companies who are investigating the e-commerce platforms market, with profiles of 23 leading UK vendors. The guide also provides details on the various issues and trends affecting this sector, as well as plenty of advice about how to select the right platform.
An independent agency, based in West London, Pod1 has been providing specialist web design, technical development and online marketing solutions since 2001. The agency has a close-knit, team comprising more than 50 creative, strategic and technical specialists that allows any project, regardless of size, to be handled in-house.
Recent clients include; Jigsaw Clothing, Myla, Kurt Geiger, Barceló Hotels, Fred Olsen Cruises, UNIQLO, Reiss, Annya Hindmarch, Links of London
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