This article showcases our top picks for the best London based Shopping companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Shopping industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top London Shopping Companies
Fy is an e-commerce company that builds a mobile marketplace to shop online. It uses a combination of social content, machine learning, and a deep understanding of its products and suppliers to create a personalized experience for each shopper using the site and app.
Fy was launched in 2017 driven by a mission to make the world of design discoverable, affordable, and instantly accessible through social commerce.. .
Lyst is a global fashion search platform used by 70 million shoppers every year. Offering over 4 million fashion products from 11,000 of the world’s leading fashion brands and stores, Lyst brings together the widest inventory in luxury and contemporary fashion online.
The company has raised $60 million to date, and is backed by range of all-star investors including 14W (Moda Operandi, Reformation), Accel Partners (Facebook, Spotify), Balderton (Yoox Net-A-Porter Group), Draper Esprit, part of the Draper Venture Network (Hotmail, Skype), and the teams behind LVMH, Michael Kors, Oscar de la Renta, and Tory Burch.. .
Founded in London in 2015, Papier’s aim is to inspire people to connect with each other in a more thoughtful way and more often. As digital messages proliferate in their lives, receiving something beautifully made through the letterbox is appreciated now more than ever before – Papier makes this simple and easy to do.
At their core, is a love of art and design, words and of course, paper. Their carefully curated collection of designs, married with quality printing and premium paper, stands us apart from other online card and invitation sites..
BUMP is a social peer-to-peer marketplace for authentic streetwear and sneakers. Shopping has always been a social activity for older generations used to go to the mall sharing recommendations, opinions, and just generally having fun with friends.
Online shopping killed this and they’re bringing it back for Gen Z. On BUMP users can build up their public profiles, follow & message anyone on the platform, and even create & share their own group chats.
This social experience means kids can hang out, build their online identity which in turn drives transactions. Founded in 2016 and based in London, They’re already backed by leading names in venture capital including Kleiner Perkins, e.ventures, and Y Combinator..
NearSt are a retail technology company getting people back into high street shops. Their NearLIVE platform drives in-store footfall by connecting the products currently hidden on shop shelves to the millions of local shoppers searching for them nearby.
The company is currently partnered with Google and is rolling its technology out across the UK. NearSt was founded July 4, 2015, and it is headquartered in London, England..
Cornerstone is a regular delivery service of razor blades and shaving supplies for men. Its service include German-engineered razors and British-blended skincare products.
Cornerstone was founded in January 2013 and is based in London, United Kingdom.. .
Flubit.com is the largest UK-owned marketplace for branded goods. You can buy over 1 Million items cheaper than Amazon, every week; from toys, books, health & beauty, home & garden and so much more! Flubit.com works with more than 1,500 UK and Irish online retailers and has access to the largest catalogue of products in the country, for a UK-owned company.
With a one of a kind business model and a majority of ‘excellent’ reviews via independent website TrustPilot, Flubit.com allows retailers to sell on its marketplace with no set-up, listing or commission charges; these savings are then passed onto customers. A British company, which started inside a walk-in wardrobe in 2011, Flubit.com now has headquarters in Wapping, London and prides itself on having a quick, next delivery on millions of items and, always includes in shipping in the price you see.
Six-year-old Flubit.com was originally established as a private demand driven website helping online shoppers save money on products they would buy on other popular websites including Amazon. Since then, the business has evolved into one of the most innovative marketplaces in the UK; a true leader in its sector.
Visit Flubit.com to buy over 1 Million items cheaper than Amazon, every week! Before you buy it, Flubit.com.. .
Ubamarket is a tech startup that provides a retail shopping app. The application enables users to scan items as they shop, receive automatic loyalty, and checkout without waiting in line.
The company was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in London, England.. .
As shopping increasingly shifts online, consumers are faced with a very fragmented shopping experience. Nuji lets people shop the best fashion and lifestyle items in one place by bringing together millions of products from over 8,000 of the best department stores, brands and boutiques.
Because having one the largest inventory is only part of the solution, our platform was built with curation in mind. By telling us what they like, our customers help our algorithms and editors to show them more relevant products.
Nuji launched in 2011, reached profitability and grew annual gross sale to $15m. Nuji is backed by some of Europe’s leading investors..
Shopa (www.shopa.com) is where shopping gets social, enabling online customers to quickly discover relevant brands and products through other like-minded customers’ recommendation. Pivotal in the evolution of ecommerce, the UK and US-based business is focused on unlocking the opportunities that social commerce brings and monetising the power of personal recommendation through its next-generation social shopping site.
Customers who sign up to Shopa create a personal profile where they customise their own product feed for the items and brands they like. They effectively curate their ultimate personalised shopping basket.
Making online buying even easier, customers can then make all of their purchases directly on the Shopa site. With the ability to also follow and like other customers, as well as specific brands and products, Shopa provides constantly evolving shopping inspiration.
Customers who then share this inspiration even further through their social media channels are rewarded by Shopa each time one of their friends purchase one of their recommended products. Founded in November 2012, Shopa is backed by investment from Notion Capital and Octopus Ventures.
The company was named European Start-up of the Year 2013 by IBM.. .
ME+EM is a British contemporary fashion brand for women offering affordable, designer-quality clothes made with unique attention to fit, fabric and detail. ME+EM is widely celebrated by the fashion press for being eminently flattering and easy to wear.
In 2009, Clare Hornby started a fashion label with a whole new philosophy – ME+EM would choose the most wearable current trends and incorporate them into affordable and impeccably made designer-quality clothes for busy women who wanted clothes that were easy, flattering and genuinely versatile. By selling direct to consumer, ME+EM cut out the middlemen and kept prices sensible.
ME+EM has 40-50 employees, 2 flagship stores in central London and we are now expanding into America.. .
Offsite product discovery (e.g. Google Shopping, Facebook, Amazon adverts) is a vital source of retail revenue, growing by more than 23%* in 2017, with product adverts converting 30% higher than conventional advertising.
This route to market is set to continue to grow in importance and product data is vital to succeed. By powering optimum product data, Intelligent Reach helps retailers & brands optimise the offsite product discovery journey, ensuring no matter when or where your ideal customers interact, they will find your products and convert.
Intelligent Reach enables marketing and ecommerce teams to deliver exceptional, contextually relevant product data, go-to-market faster, providing turn-key access to 1400+ global channels and marketplaces via pre-built connectors, all reducing the burden on internal IT.. .
Marks & Spencer
Marks & Spencer, through its subsidiaries, engages in retailing clothing, food, and home products in the United Kingdom and internationally. It offers clothing, including womenswear, lingerie, menswear, school wear, and kids wear; and various flowers, gifts, gift cards, books, compact discs and digital versatile discs (DVD), and stationery products.
The company’s home products and accessories include various living, dining, kitchen, conservatory and outdoor, bedroom, kids room, and bathroom products; furniture, including sofas and armchairs, cabinet furniture, dining tables and chairs, beds and mattresses, and bed room furniture; and household electricals and appliances. It also sells televisions, setup boxes, and accessories; DVD players and recorders; home cinema products; Hi-Fi and radios; MP3 players and ipods; phones and mobiles; gaming, computing, and digital photography products; and satellite navigation systems.
In addition, the company offers various food items and wines, as well as involves in store franchising operations. As of March 31, 2009, it operated 668 stores in the United Kingdom and 296 stores internationally.
Marks & Spencer was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.. .
There’s nothing stronger than recommendations, ratings and real sales from others to influence how we shop and buy. We deliver real-time, social proof messages for eCommerce sites, showing online shopping trends as useful, actionable information to improve customer engagement and increase sales.
Our real-time messages give consumers the confidence to make better-informed buying decisions. Taggstar’s A/B tests statistically prove that customers are up to 12% more likely to buy when their confidence is boosted with product trends and good product reviews.
Our real-time product messages are used by Very.co.uk, Littlewoods.com, Jacamo.co.uk, SimpleBe.co.uk, JDWilliams.co.uk, Missguided.co.uk, In The Style, Matalan, TUI UK & Ireland, Hotter, TeletextHolidays.co.uk, Victorian Plumbing and more international eCommerce brands. Taggstar is based in London, and was founded by Fraser Robinson who was formerly Managing Director, Commercial & Media, at lastminute.com..
Ubio enable direct bookings and other transactional processes for metasearch. Ubiodo this with their Automation Cloud technology which can interact securely with any supplier website.
They provide a simple API for booking any travel product on a supplier website. In the current metasearch model customers are passed off to the supplier to complete a booking.
This means customers often drop off – a particular problem on mobile. And as metasearch you can’t integrate an expensive distribution system as that would defeat your price advantage.
Their automation technology allows you to control the end-to-end customer experience. Your customers remain on your site or app for the full transaction.
You build an experience for booking as smart as you already do for search – even on mobile. This keeps customers on your site, increasing your brand equity, customer loyalty and significantly enhances the overall user experience.
And of course, that adds up to much better conversion. They know direct booking is the future of metasearch, and they can provide the means for you to achieve it today..
Shopitize is a mobile marketing platform that drives shoppers to store to purchase, validates the purchase via a photo of a receipt and delivers a range of rewards, all without a Point-of Sale integration. Shopitize activates offers directly on shoppers’ smartphones across Shopitize powered apps and mobile websites, including a unique network of channel and media partners, bringing large-scale reach and network effects to both brands and retailers.
It validates the purchase in real time based on a photo of the receipt submitted by shoppers. Shopitize directly rewards the shopper with either cash transmitted to bank account or via PayPal, or through cost effective non-monetary rewards such as vouchers, points or other reward types via reward partners.
Shopitize automatically collects and analyses all data on receipts across multiple retailers and dynamically segments and targets shoppers by their behavioural profiles so that it may structure personally relevant deals to them. Shopitize provides brands and retailers a smarter and a more cost-efficient way of delivering traditional and proven marketing tactics and mechanics such as supporting product launches, product promotions, sampling campaigns, sweepstakes, ‘Buy 1, Get 1 For Free’, competitions, customer surveys and loyalty programmes.
The products and solutions are either supporting short-term one-off campaigns, or are based on a long-term integrated partnership with the customer.. .
Truly is a gift marketplace offering countless gift experiences. Truly is a provider of luxury experiences from across the globe designed for every event and occasion.
This service is also combined with a bespoke concierge service designed to take the stress out of organizing an event. The company was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in London, England..
Stylus Stylus provides business intelligence to consumer companies in order to inspire new ideas and improve profitability. An online business resource, Stylus (Stylus.com) is used by nearly 250 leading companies in the automotive, fashion & beauty, electronics, home & industrial design, media & technology, hospitality, architecture and advertising industries.
Users across 52 countries rely on the Stylus editorial content to learn about consumer behaviour, global industry events and new ideas for product design and consumer services. Stylus is headquartered in London and has offices in New York and Los Angeles..
Hedoine craft the most innovative, sustainable, and premium fashion essentials. Their first products are run-resistant business tights – supporting women who do not compromise in the world of work and fashion, to stop settling for sub-par tights.
They combine the highest quality yarns with innovative 3D knitting techniques. It was founded in 2018 and is based in London, England..
Po-Zu is a footwear brand that is focused on the manufacturing of footwear with biodegradable components. Po-Zu offers an online platform that enables its customers to find and buy from a range of footwear.
It also offers delivery and return services. Po-Zu was founded by Sven Segal in 2006.
It is based in London, England.. .
Mantra: Shopcade is leading the convergence of content and commerce, so consumers can keep up with latest news and shop related items all in one place. What we are: Shopcade is a tech platform that specializes in promoting the trendiest products, showcasing the latest content features and engaging socially with consumers.
Shopcade not only acts as a publisher and marketplace, but we also drive user engagement with personalised content that helps to boost both brand awareness and sales conversion based on customers’ preferences. Shopcade has been acquired by Lagardere Active in January 2017 and no longer operates on a stand-alone basis.
From a tech standpoint, we are passionate about data marketing performance and partner with platforms on projects such as for example: DEV OPS – backend optimisations, performance analysis, and troubleshooting – cloud infrastructure and agile dev best practices MOBILE – mobile API design / specifications SOCIAL & PERSONALISATION – Provide ability for users to create, share, and buy from wish lists – Provide email and/or push notifications – Implement sharing widgets – Enable Instagram tag matching – Run Facebook campaigns for retailers SEO Boost impressions and improve click through rate by – product tagging with microformat – sitemap creation & auto-updating – Page load optimisations ANALYTICS – User acquisition tracking and performance reports – A/B testing – Google Tag manager to allow marketing team to better make use of retargeting – Monitor click behavior and improve click through rate of campaign landing pages. .
AMALIAH is an online retailer that sells fashion items for Muslim women. The range of products for sale includes dresses, tops, knitwear, bottoms, outerwear, abayas, scarves, flats, boots, heels, bags, purses, and jewelry.
Furthermore, it provides its users with a lifestyle blog that consists of articles and tips on life. AMALIAH was launched in 2016 by Selina and Nafisa Bakkar and is based in London..
Shopological is a website and mobile app focusing on men’s and women’s fashion, beauty, and lifestyle as well as providing access to sales and promotional updates aggregated from more than 1,400 fashion and beauty retailers. Registered members receive personalized email reminders whenever their favorite shops or brands have a sale or promotion, allowing them priority access to sell products.
Shopological has received The IBM People’s Choice Award 2014 and The RBS EnterprisingU Award 2012. It was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in London, United Kingdom..
Beulah London is a luxury fashion brand based on British design, heritage and the empowerment of women. Over the last five years Beulah has gained international acclaim as a luxury fashion brand with a social conscience, which has inspired some of the world’s most influential women to wear the label.
As a quintessentially British brand, Beulah London primarily designs effortlessly elegant occasion and day to evening wear for chic, cosmopolitan and spirited women. Founded in 2010 by Natasha Rufus Isaacs and Lavinia Brennan, Beulah London was born out of a desire to design and produce beautiful clothes that empower and inspire the women who wear them, whilst being committed to raising awareness of the plight of women trapped by human slavery.
By supporting us on their journey you are impacting a beautiful change somewhere else in the world– they like to think of it as their ‘butterfly effect’. The Beulah effect comes alive through every purchase you make.
Their mission is not only for women to enjoy Beulah as a British fashion brand, but they also feel passionately about helping to provide employment for trafficked or vulnerable women. One project they have partnered with is the fairtrade business, Freeset which offers employment to women trapped in Kolkata’s sex trade..
field&flower specialise in the supply of superior four-week hung, grass fed beef, free range outdoor bred pork, organic chicken, free range lamb and seasonal game. All delivered from farm to door.
In 2010 James Mansfield and James Flower, after meeting at the Royal Agricultural College, created field&flower, bringing together their experience of farming and food.. .
Save Your Wardrobe
Save your wardrobe digitises wardrobes using artificial intelligence to streamline sustainable living. And bring more mindfulness in the shopping journey by extending the narrative beyond the purchase with hyper-personalised services and a drive to sustainability.
Save your wardrobe is a mobile application that help customers seamlessly and effortlessly digitise their wardrobe. By using their online receipts found in their emails as well as autotagging the clothes they capture through the app.
The app learns customers’ behaviours and recommends new outfits based on what they own but also conscious shopping recommendations and recommends creative ways to up-cycle the life of their clothes through 3rd party services in the app (cleaning, alteration, selling, donation, recycling) and helps people feel better about their clothes through performance and social rewards. We are aiming to refine an AI recommendation engine that will not only recommend outfits and clothes based on what our customers have already in their wardrobe, but also an engine that will recommend, for example, to sell an item if you don’t wear it anymore by analysing app analytics and customers behaviours.
Save Your Wardrobe also offers a B2B platform for brands and retailers to help them reconnect with their clients post purchase to help them on their sustainable journey. This is done through a gamified digital wardrobe, our ecosystem of services and our user DNA data intelligence tool.
Feel free to reach out if you want to hear more.. .
The New Craftsmen
The New Craftsmen is the first sustainable multi-channel platform that enables fine British craftsmen and craftswomen to reach customers in the luxury goods market. The New Craftsmen was founded in 2012 by Mark Henderson, Catherine Lock and Natalie Melton.
Since 2010 we have toured the British Isles meeting and documenting the makers of traditional craft, and the innovators using skills, honed over centuries, in a contemporary way. The result is The New Craftsmen: a network of makers who collaborate with us to showcase the finest materials, skills and craft products of the British Isles..
The New Look story began in 1969 as a single fashion store in the UK. From there, we’ve grown to become a leading fast-fashion brand, with 569 stores in the UK and over 200 across Europe, China, North Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
Their transactional website newlook.com now ships to over 120 countries world-wide generating 10% of revenues. They’ve a significant presence in social media, over 3.2 million Facebook fans, 223,695 following us on Twitter and over 447,000 following us on Instagram..
House of Fraser
House of Fraser is a national premium department store group. House of Fraser (fondly known by those who love us as ‘HoF’) is on a mission to provide its customers with their heart’s desires for more than 150 years.
From a humble drapery shop in the Victorian Glasgow to an internationally inspirational department store, House of Fraser has come a long way and is still making history every day.. .
GumTree is an online classified ads and community site that provides users with a platform to find and advertise rooms, flats, and houses. It also offers a notice board to sell items online as well as space to chat with friends.
GumTree serves customers in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Poland, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa. GumTree.com Limited was founded in 2000 and is based in London, United Kingdom.
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The Present.Co is an intelligent gifting site for web and mobile, designed for the busy shopper. With a few short clicks and the help of social media, ThePresent.Co offers a shortlist of gift ideas tailored to the person you’re buying for.
Gifts are then wrapped and delivered – it’s gifting made so simple.. .
DiscountIF combines the thrill of winning a bet with the value of a discounts site. We shall offer a unique buying promise, whereby for every purchase on our platform, customers will have the unique opportunity to get a full refund if a specified event occurs.
The founders and management team are an experienced group, who each have over 10 years experience in developing and successfully managing online businesses for companies such as Eurosport, Betfair, QPR, O2 and RateSetter.. .
Quidco is the smart, free and easy way to earn cashback when shopping online, in-store and on mobile. With over 3,500 retailers registered on the site, Quidco rewards its members with cashback every time they shop by simply passing on the retailer commission to the member’s bank or PayPal account, in a secure and hassle-free way.
Founded in 2005, Quidco quickly established itself as the UK’s number one cashback site before branching out from its online roots to offer members the opportunity to earn rewards on the High Street, through a unique card-linked cashback programme, and when they shop at the supermarket with ClickSnap, the most generous and varied grocery cashback tool on the market. As well as rewarding 3.5 million UK shoppers, Quidco also acts as an insightful distribution platform for all its retail partners ensuring they meet their marketing objectives by reaching out more effectively to their targeted audience.
The service is free to join and the average member earns over £280 a year. PRODUCTS: Online Cashback: Our 3.5 million members can earn cashback simply by shopping through our site.
In 2012 we returned a huge £45m in cashback to our members. In 2013, we’re aiming higher and hope to return around £70m to Quidco members.
We estimate our average member can make around £280 per year by shopping via Quidco. What’s more, the average family can pocket £780 per year.
In-store Cashback: We also offer cashback on purchases our members make when shopping on the high street in a range of top name retailers. Just register your credit or debit card by entering the 16 digit card number on the Quidco website, or redeem one of our receipt upload offers, and earn pounds in your pocket from high street purchases.
Deals.com was relaunched in 2012 to serve shoppers in German-speaking markets. It features the best deals and voucher codes to more than 700 brands in a variety of categories.
Deals.com provides the biggest offers for Germany’s most popular stores to help consumers save more money.. .
Selfridges is a chain of department stores that offers clothing, shoes, bags, and accessories for men and women; luggage; beauty products, including skincare products, make-up products, bath and body care products, men’s grooming products, and beauty gift sets; kids products; home and technology products; food, wines and spirits, and gifts; and jewelry, watches, and accessories. The company also offers its products online.
Selfridges was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom with additional office in Birmingham, Manchester, Exchange Square, and Manchester Trafford.. .
At Huez* they see a future where bicycles are the most popular way to get around. They visualize a world where modern sportswear is so enriched with technology, that people are able to live in style and be more healthy than ever before.
To make their clothing, they’ve drawn inspiration from the most amazing places on the planet, and used the finest materials from Europe, USA and Japan. They deliver performance and style for the competitive road racer, everyday cyclist and for all you people who just like to have fun on your bikes..
WallBrand is a social shopping network that builds bonds between brands and consumers. It designs and builds tools for companies to show a customized presentation of their brands and to sell their products on all mobile devices.
Its users receive updates from their favorite brands and it helps shop through the app. Brands can also communicate and increase their popularity.
WallBrand is a U.K.-based company that was founded in 2015 by Jean-Pascal Fillard.. .
Ramp was founded by Milen, Dafydd and Neil. They eat, breathe and sleep t-shirts.
They’re based in two offices in Europe, & print their t-shirts in several locations in the USA, as well as two locations in Europe. They built Ramp on the principle that when it’s time to order t-shirts, it should be quick and easy.
Having helped hundreds of thousands of customers with their print-on-demand businesses Dizzyjam, CottonCart, they decided it was time to offer that same level of ease and customer service for customers who want to order in bulk.. .
The London Jam Factory
Created early this year by Pierre-Louis Phelipot, a French nativeborn passionate about cooking,and former Managing Director of a big company, The London Jam Factory is based in Highbury-London, and produces Jams and Preserves with half of the amount of sugar that other jams contain and with very interesting twist. Pierre-Louis has created 5 different collections (spring, summer, autumn, winter and classic), with numerous limited editions being the reflection of its creativity.
Their jams are traditionally made in a copper pan, without any preservative or any gelling agent. They act with uncompromising honesty and integrity in everything they do.
Satisfy their customers with superior quality, value and service is their motto.. .
East End Manufacturing
East End Manufacturing focuses on jersey clothing and also cotton, with options for sampling and smaller runs (no less than 50 pieces per style), including menswear, T-shirts and womenswear. They aim to turn around orders quickly with a high level of quality control.
You will receive a detailed quote for the manufacturing service (CMT – cut, make and trim) and their machinists, cutters and pressers each have many years experience to do the job well with a fast turnaround time. They also believe in ethical working conditions and hope to set a benchmark for others to follow in the industry..
In today’s market, companies in the UK offer one specific aspect of the process, whether that is building the webshop, storing of the goods or deliveries. The gap in the market and where they strive to be a leading eCommerce solutions company, is as an end-to-end services provider.
They streamline the operational process by providing the convenience of being able to use one company rather than coordinating multiple unrelated partners. thefullworks now not only provides solutions that enable retailers and distributors to stay ahead of the competition but also maximise revenues.
In an ever-changing business outlook, their flexible development team are perfectly positioned to support clients with technology in order to provide consumers with a seamless, personalised online shopping experience regardless of the device being used. Whilst they have standard templates in their platform, most of their clients prefer to customise their storefront designs.
Their approach to building eCommerce websites is to work with you to create the shop that you wish to have. Whilst “build-your-own” websites exist in the marketplace, working with your ideas on brand etc.
can create the best end result for your target audience. thefullworks provides an agile approach to scale global growth more quickly and has become a trusted partner to companies, large and small..
Unioncy is an easy way to keep a record of your things and their associated information. By aggregating and structuring purchase information, Unioncy gives consumers one place where it’s easy for them to see all their things and access their products’ records.
The application automatically pulls information from electronic receipts within a user’s email to create a continuously updated and secure personal inventory. Unioncy then matches users’ products with important information from manufacturers and other reliable sources.
With Unioncy, users can easily keep a record of all things they own and their associated manuals, warranty details, receipts and invoices, serial numbers, and other important information. It keeps all the information in one place so it’s always there, whether it’s needed for refunds, warranty or insurance claims, or just peace of mind..
WholeLot enable registered businesses to sell their products or services to local customers and also at 15+ e-commerce and social platforms. Businesses needs to register at WholeLot business portal and upload their products.
Then WholeLot will sell those products in 15+ e-commerce and social platforms and also selling them internationally and also offering WholeLot iOS and Android app to businesses to get orders from local customers. WholeLot also connect full supply chain from Manufacturers to customers, so provide working capital analytics and planning to provide credit facilities as well.
Businesses can monitor orders in Business App or portal, they can update status to provide real-time tracing from order acceptance to delivery. WholeLot also offers full automatic inventory, Point of sales software for in-shop sales, Staff management software, Expense and business analytics.
WholeLot innovative mPay allows businesses to take payments with simple mobile number or QR code and WholeLot wallet to another WholeLot wallet is free ( no payment gateway charges). WholeLot also map advertising , sponsor and business opportunities from one to another.
WholeLot offer above features for free but charges 10% on selling amount of each product WholeLot customer app iOS and Android APP is for customers to Shop- to shop anything to deliver from 15 minutes (WholeLot map orders to the nearest registered shop for delivery) Food – order food or book a table or book catering or event in restaurant Booking – to book appointment with salon, barbershop, technicians, doctors or any registered craft man Tickets – to sell tickets for movies or sports or events. .
Since its launch in 2012, HEWI London (originally known as HARDLY EVER WORN IT) has paved the way for pre-owned fashion. Founded by Sharon Wolter-Ferguson and her two daughters, Natalya and Tatiana, the idea came about while the family were living in Monaco, a world of glamorous parties and prestigious events, where outfits are never repeated.
Observing the huge pressure of trying to keep up with Monte Carlo’s jet-set elite and their constant new purchases, Wolter-Ferguson was inspired to create a platform for fashion lovers to buy and sell their own luxury items creating a uniquely liberating shopping experience. Headquartered in an elegant Mayfair townhouse in the heart of London, HEWI also offers an exclusive concierge service to VIP sellers, helping them to edit[ their wardrobes and choose what to sell on.
The business has become a global brand, partnering with numerous celebrities from the worlds of fashion, film, music, royalty and entertainment. Combining digital innovation with unparalleled sartorial expertise and bespoke customer service, HEWI has created a whole new sector in the UK fashion industry, and is the smart style secret of shoppers all over the world..
Leanpay is an omni-channel POS financing company that aims to disrupt consumer loans segment, and help consumers buy products they need. Existing BNPL players are financing average basket size of around 150 EUR.
Leanpay is focused on segment of bigger purchases up to 5.000 EURm, with average basket size 4x bigger compered to BNPLs. Today, that segment is mostly covered with traditional consumer loans provided by banks.
Leanpay is able to disrupt the segment because it is regulated credit company with high competencies in providing in-dept credit analysis for its clients, preventing over-indebtedness and assuring Leanpay position as responsible lender. Leanpay has focus on markets in CEE region..
Stimply facilitates a chatbot that assists its users to find home appliances and electrical products. It offers tools that enable its customers to filter and compare prices of products.
It offers its services in France, the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Germany, and Poland. Stimply was founded in April 2014 and is based in London, England..
BrandAlley is an online fashion retailer based in the United Kingdom. The company runs flash sales of designer brands, which typically last 4–5 days.
The site offers womenswear, menswear, accessories, jewellery, footwear, homeware and beauty products for the majority of the UK’s luxury and designer fashion brands. .
Shoply is a social shopping marketplace for small brands and local businesses. Shoply’s goal is to connect you with the products you love and the people who create them.
Shoply is all about empowerment. It democratises ecommerce and makes it dead simple for anyone to open a shop and sell online.
Shoply is proud to have people from all over the world selling in it’s marketplace, including fashion designers in New York, graffiti artists in Los Angeles and patisserie chefs in London. Shoply provides sellers everything they need to sell online and through its shopping marketplace, access to an ongoing stream of customers looking to discover and support them.
For users, Shoply provides a curated social shopping experience where they can discover and buy unique products from thousands of independent sellers in one place safely and efficiently. By setting up a profile, users can curate products they love and share them with others.
By following others, users can keep updated on all the happenings on Shoply they care about such as new products listed by their favourite sellers or new collections created by users they follow. The Shoply Marketplace is curated entirely by users.
Products are listed by how many times they have been liked, and shops are ranked by how many fans they have. Each user will see a completely personalised version of the marketplace based on their unique taste settings..
Lebara offers tailored innovative telecommunications solutions for families, friends, and colleagues to keep in touch, both at home and abroad. The company offers Pay As You Go mobile SIM cards and other related products and services for migrant communities; and provides services such as internet and data, top-up vouchers, and check balances.
It also enables users to call Bangladesh, India, China, Nigeria, Pakistan, and Poland. The company serves international communities in the Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, Australia, and Germany.
It provides its products and services through sales partners including retailers. Lebara was founded in 2001 and is based in London, United Kingdom..
Kelkoo is a one-stop shopping service, helping customers to find, research, and buy products at low prices. It lists 12 million products and 44 million offers from over 10,000 retailers, including 23 of Europe’s top 25.
The company provides comparisons on over 2 million products, including those by technology brands such as Apple and Sony as well as non-tech brands such as Black & Decker and Aston Martin. Kelkoo has been described as “one of the top 10 most influential websites of the last decade” by Nielsen.
Kelkoo has the largest Western European footprint in its sector, covering 11 countries across Europe. The company was launched in 1999 by Pierre Chappaz, Mauricio Lopez, Remy Amouroux, and Christophe Odin.
It is headquartered in London, England.. .
Euroffice Ltd., a London, UK-based online office supplies company serving the SME market. Based on an internet-only business model, with competitive prices and next day delivery, Euroffice currently supplies over 27,000 products.
In 2009, the company began its international expansion, launching into the Italian market. It currently employs 49 people in London and Milan..
Influencer Marketing Simplified! Wearisma is a premium influencer marketing solutions meets visual commerce, supporting end-to-end campaign management, social sales enablement, and analytics. Wearisma helps brand create real and long lasting connections with new audiences at scale.
Wearisma gives brands the power to discover the right influencers who tell the most authentic stories and the platform to measure that impact over time. Wearisma is currently seed funded by angel investors from Dectech, Hearst Media, Deloitte and Guggenheim Assets Management..
intu owns some of the largest and most popular shopping centres in the UK and Spain, as well as the UK’s first online shopping centre. Wherever you find an intu centre, you’ll find a vibrant focal point of the community, where people go to shop, to meet, to eat, to socialise and to be entertained – and to work.
This puts us at the heart of communities, and what we do and how we behave matters.. .
Consumers’ digital twin for product discovery. Todays’ consumers are at the mercy of what the highest bidding marketing budgets want them to see – and they’re fed up with it.
Designed in collaboration with over 1,000 online shoppers, Moonsift’s technology will enable consumers to effortlessly bring together their data – from all the different places they shop online. In doing so they create the worlds’ most complete and up-to-date profile of their taste.
Their data profile drives our unbiased AI, which trawls the millions of products online to uncover what’s most relevant for them.. .
Easy sales analytics for all mobile apps. Mopapp helps developers and publishers to track and analyze their apps revenues from all major online stores (Apple App Store, Google Android Market, GetJar, RIM App World, Appia, MobiHand) and major mobile Ad networks (AdMob) through automatic data aggregation and easy-to-understand reports.
It exposes an API to track sales also from 3rd party stores or custom ecommerce scripts. Try it online at http://mopapp.com/demo With Mopapp you don’t have to change you app code: it automagically gather data directly from online stores saving you times and giving you a great insight about your revenue performance.
You sell. We do the math.
Bold comparison statements: – Google Analytics for apps revenues – Mint for apps publishers. .
Carryr’s mission is to complete the promise of e-commerce convenience by enhancing the shopping experience with speed and flexibility via a seamless end-to-end delivery solution catered towards the ever-evolving needs of tomorrow’s consumer, helping retailers further optimise their checkout and post-purchase experience by exceeding their customers’ expectations. In an age in which the world is moving so quickly, everyone craves convenience and something that just works for their lives.
With Carryr’s delivery solution, retailers can offer customers unrivalled speed and flexibility to fit with the most dynamic and modern lifestyle; by giving consumers full control to schedule the delivery of their orders to a time that best suits them (even in as little as an hour). The Carryr experience is built to not only improve the customers’ shopping experience with their favourite retailers but to significantly improve retailers’ customer conversion and retention..
Duke & Dexter
Duke & Dexter is a British born footwear label appealing to those looking for a touch of the traditional, delivered on contemporary terms. Bold, eye-catching and with an unapologetically rebellious streak, their shoes are designed in London and handcrafted in England.
They use materials, colours and textures that challenge expectations of what a heritage British shoe can and should be. Striking a balance between progressive fashion and familiar British charm, they never falter on exceptional comfort to accommodate a modern lifestyle.
Since launching in 2014, they have received international recognition, selling to over 120 countries worldwide and working with reputable international retailers including Harrods, The KaDeWe Group, Level Shoes and Tsum. A Winner at Draper’s 2017 Footwear Awards and nominated for Best Online Footwear Business and Premium Footwear Brand of the Year in 2018, they have found favour with a credible celebrity clientele.
Eddie Redmayne, Ryan Reynolds, Justin Timberlake, Jonah Hill, Tinie Tempah and Tyson Beckford have all sported the loafers, helping cement their position as a leading footwear label.. .
3D-A-PORTER delivers real time solution aiming to simplify multi-channel shopping experience in Luxury Fashion Industry. Through our cutting edge technologies we improve customer satisfaction and to overcome the fear of the online shopping fashion experience.
We improve Fashion Brands profitability by increasing engagement, conversion and reducing return of goods.. .
Styloko is a Fashion Discovery Engine:tm: that makes online fashion shopping more personal and efficient – allowing a busy women to shop across each of her devices without losing momentum. This is done in three key ways: (1) via a new app, The WantList, that uses a simple, engaging interface to quickly let women shoppers find and save products.
The app also uses visual technology to see ‘luxe’ or ‘less’ versions of items; (2) via a personalized shopping feed based on the brands you choose to follow and your click behavior while on the site using an advanced algorithm and machine learning; (3) with individual WantLists that users create and can share with a community of users with content layered on. Founders Yury Tereshchenko and Ivailo Jordanov, alongside Editor-In-Chief/Creative Director Emily O’Brien and CEO Shannon Edwards, have developed the business into a global leader in personalized shopping.
Styloko is based in London with offices in Chicago and New York (opening Summer 2015).. .
KNOMI brings together fashion lovers, editors, stylists, bloggers, designers, boutiques & YOU. Share your style story.
Get the scoop on what fashion’s trendsetters are wearing and find your favourite designers and boutiques near you! Discover and shop everything from small, edgy, upcoming talent, to the biggest and brightest names in fashion. If you want to know… #GETTOKNOMI.
Expressly is a technology start-up based in London, introducing a new channel for online customer acquisition. We help online merchants acquire qualified customers from other relevant, non-competing shops – at a much lower cost than traditional online channels.
Because convenience of buying contributes to higher conversion rates, Expressly simply migrates new customers directly to these other websites, allowing them to skip the endless form-filling and cut the long journey down to just two clicks. We also provide an opportunity for merchants to monetise their own user base (if they choose), by delivering exciting offers to help customers discover new, relevant partner websites.
Expressly integrates with shopping cart software and allows for a smooth and convenient customer experience, while ensuring tracking of important metrics and performance for shops.. .
Tizaro is an e-commerce company that specializes in maintenance, repair, and operations products (MRO). Their head office is located in London, although its supply chain is made up of global MRO vendors.
Tizaro provides a web based platform for manufacturers and suppliers to facilitate the sale of MRO products both internationally and domestically, offering a solution for businesses trying to source, procure, pay, and import products across multiple MRO categories typically not available in the local market.. .
Guardian Of Time Ltd
We are selling men’s and women’s Swiss watches Rolex, Omega, Hublot, Zenith and more. Illustrated catalog of goods with descriptions and technical messages, price list.
Filter for the selection of goods by price, mechanism, case material and bracelets and other parameters.. .
Through offline data Glimr brings context to the online marketing world which allows brands to communicate in a more personal and targeted way. Through the use of ibeacons and geodata Glimr identifies shoppers offline behavior.
By understanding what stores a shopper has visited brands like Unilever can now retarget shoppers who have shown interest in their brand after they leave the store. Worlds first physical retargeting campaign: During a cold november 2014 the Knorr food truck hit the streets of Stockholm feeding cold tummies with warm tomato soup.
By having beacons activated during the week we could target those who had Aftonbladets app preinstalled and who visited the food truck so when the visitors entered the app at another time and place we could switch the regular display ad to a more tailored offer…this time we used coupons.. .
The Slay Network
The SLAY Network was set up to change the fashion industry. There is really nothing like it available elsewhere.
Slay Network is simply glamour at its best; it is a place you can come to and get lost in its grandiose. At Slay Network you can find Exclusive, original creations from around the globe..
Caroline Gardner Publishing
West London based Caroline Gardner is best known as one of the UK’s leading and most prolific stationery and gift designers. Her distinctive designs now stretch across a wide variety of product categories, including paper, accessories and lifestyle.
Her signature look is an ever evolving modern classic. Products and designs born of traditional production techniques and values, set apart by a distinctive and playful blend of modern hues and scale.
A portfolio drawn together by Caroline’s distinctive design handprint of quirky use of colour and placement.. .
Brilliant Inc is design led and quality focused. All pieces are set by hand by master jeweller craftsmen bringing to life their most beautiful designs.
Given their commitment to quality and value for money they believe Brilliant Inc non mined diamond jewellery is the best in the marketplace. Their simulated stones are carefully chosen and set in solid gold and sterling silver settings..
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