M Ryan

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M Ryan is an ecommerce consultant with twenty years experience working with retailers, consumer brand manufacturers and other consumer-facing businesses helping them to develop their ecommerce strategy, implement ecommerce technology and improve their ecommerce operations. He works extensively throughout US and Europe, with clients including global brands, large retailers and household names in consumer goods.

Major eCommerce Platforms Compared (2021)

The following shortlist of ecommerce platforms is a result of the five to ten ecommerce software selection projects I run each year for clients. It is a good starting point when considering what ecommerce platform might be the best choice for you. This shortlist includes…

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News - VTEX acquires Workarea and WebLinc

February 10th, 2021. VTEX, the São Paulo-based B2C, B2B and marketplace ecommerce platform vendor, has announced the acquisition of Workarea, owners of the Philadelphia, PA-based WebLinc Commerce platform which itself is a B2C ecommerce platform, with emerging B2B capability, with an open source core. The…

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News - novomind announces Focus Discount AG as new customer win

February 10th, 2021. novomind has announced Basel, Switzerland-based Focus Discount AG as a new customer win for its novomind iSHOP ecommerce platform and novomind iPIM product information management system. The current ecommerce store of Focus Discount is at https://www.focusshop.ch/ and the go live of the…

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News - Ferguson has selected multiple Salesforce platforms

February 8th, 2021. Salesforce has announced that Ferguson, the $21.8bn revenue US-based, but London Stock Exchange-listed, distributor of plumbing and HVAC equipment and supplies, has selected multiple of its platforms to power an upcoming digital transformation program. The selected platforms include Salesforce Sales Cloud, Salesforce…

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US retail website performance study 2021

In February 2021, I conducted a study into the performance of US retailer websites, measuring their response times, page load speeds and web vitals. The list of retailers surveyed in this study is: 2019 Worldwide Revenue, $bn Source: NRF Data captured in the study included:…

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