Headline Sponsor 2019


Master of Malt is the multi-award-winning spirits e-commerce platform bringing the world the best drinks-buying experience possible. With a proud heritage within whisky retail for over 30 years, Master of Malt has compiled a vast catalogue of single malt Scotch whiskies, incredible gins, fine spirits and all manner of other drinks and cocktail ingredients to provide one of the most expansive ranges you could hope to find anywhere in the world.


Sponsors 2019



Our innovation and proven results when it comes to designing and building eCommerce experiences has led to us winning a Magento Imagine Award in the same category, four years in a row! We're the only Magento partner agency to have achieved this and we continue to dominate the area of Mobile Commerce Experiences by leading the way with PWA solutions - the next big step for eCommerce.



Dixons Carphone is a leading multinational consumer electrical and mobile retailer and services company, employing over 42,000 people in nine countries. We are the market leader in the UK & Ireland, throughout the Nordics and in Greece.

With a full range of services and support, we make it easy for our customers to discover, choose and enjoy the right technology for them, throughout the life of the product. Our core multichannel operations are supported by an impressive distribution network and sourcing office in Hong Kong and a state-of-the-art repair facility in Newark, UK.

Our brands include Currys PC World and Carphone Warehouse in the UK & Ireland and iD Mobile in the UK; Elkjøp, Elgiganten and Gigantti in the Nordics; and Kotsovolos in Greece. Our Dixons Travel brand has a presence across several UK and European airports, and our services are provided through Team Knowhow.



Established eCommerce specialist & developers of the superb Iconography eCommerce platform.

We have pioneered an effective omnichannel retail solution - Iconography Instore. Which meets the needs of agile 21st-century retailers, selling to customers via eCommerce and real-world stores - a single database solution, to power both your online and face to face retailing.



Absolute is a leading creative digital agency based in Nottingham, bringing energy and expertise to ecommerce projects. We are a Magento Business Solution Partner with a team of accredited Solution Specialists and Developers. We are a proven partner to plan, design and develop engaging ecommerce websites that successfully grow online businesses. We support clients to help them see an ongoing return on investment with analysis and evidence based conversion rate optimisation and Digital Marketing campaigns, whilst promoting brand values.



A multi-award-winning ecommerce agency, Netmatter specialise in the design, development and marketing of high-performing retail websites. We're focused on delivering real results and revenue growth by working collaboratively with our partners and clients.

When it comes to ecommerce, you're in safe hands. We're not only accredited Magento Shopify, Dotdigital & Google partners but we also partner with leading technologies to ensure we're delivering award winning solutions every time. To top it off, our unrivalled expertise across the ecommerce eco-system enables us to deliver effective marketing strategies across paid search, SEO, email and social media with proven ROI.



We create cost effective eCommerce solutions that integrate into your brand site.

Whether you already have an online shop or need us to build a bespoke solution, we're the 'go to' for eCommerce. Additionally, we can provide warehousing, dispatch, customer support, advice for how to optimize your marketplace listings including Amazon.

As a marketing solutions agency we are more than just eCommerce. Our market leading consumer and pharmacy databases allow us to maximise communication to your audience. Connecting you to the right people and communicating your message directly to their door, inbox or browser.

All under one solar panelled roof!



The Bottle Club the place for adventurous drinkers looking to discover new favourites, flavours and ideas – whatever the tipple. We're obsessed with drinks of all shapes and sizes and seeking out the ones that are actually worth drinking – to us that means great value high quality liquid, that perfectly match the occasion.

Made up of a team of industry experts and curious drinkers, we're on a mission to revive the classics, discover new artisan producers and generally satisfy our fascination with drinks.



Patchworks is Europe’s leading integration platform, connecting the best ecommerce, warehouse and ERP systems for fast-growing brands. The Patchworks platform acts as a central hub for IT infrastructure, removing the complexity of managing multiple systems – giving merchants the time and stability they need to grow.


Patchworks works with industry leaders like Shopify Plus, Shopify, Magento, NetSuite, Peoplevox, and many, many more.


No more overselling, lost data, or human error. Welcome to smarter selling.



With over 45 years of experience creating holidays, we are passionate about sailing and offer exceptional experiential holidays.

Sunsail offers 20+ stunning sailing destinations to choose from, the world is your oyster. Discover cities bursting with life and deserted beaches that ooze tranquillity. From Croatia to Thailand, and Greece to the Bahamas, whatever the adventure, we'll make it happen.

Whether you're interested in chartering a monohull or catamaran, embarking on a social flotilla or just relaxing while a skipper takes the helm, we have the perfect sailing escape for you.





 Sponsors 2018




Visualsoft is a leading eCommerce and Digital Marketing services provider with 20 years of experience across a wide range of sectors, including fashion, homeware, footwear, jewellery and sports/outdoors. With offices across the UK and in Dubai, and over 230 staff within the business, we specialise in helping retailers to grow their business online.


LiveArea is an award-winning global commerce services provider. The comprehensive portfolio of capabilities we deliver combines consulting, strategy, design/UX, technology, and digital marketing to bring commerce to life. For more than a decade, emerging businesses and leading brands – including 30+ retailers ranked among the current Internet Retailer 500 – have turned to LiveArea to grow and transform their B2C and B2B commerce channels.

Clients cover a variety of verticals, including health and beauty; fashion and apparel; luxury; consumer packaged goods, retail; automotive; and business to business. An extensive network of ecosystem partners includes leading commerce platform providers along with an array of solution partners. LiveArea, a PFSweb Inc. business unit, has offices in Dallas, Seattle, New York City, Raleigh, London, Sofia, and Bangalore.



Master of Malt is a multi-award-winning online drinks retailer – we love delicious whiskies, gins, rums, Tequilas, Cognacs, wines, beers and more, and we’re passionate about delivering them all to like-minded folks through the world’s best drinks buying experience!

Named Global Online Retailer of the Year for the sixth time at Whisky Magazine’s Icons of Whisky 2018, we’re incredibly proud to have also won such diverse eCommerce Awards as Best Grocery, Best Innovation in Delivery/Logistics, Best Marketing & Advertising Campaign, Best Social Media Campaign and Company of the Year in our class over the last couple of years, as well as the overall eCommerce Gold Award in 2016.

Check out our 10,000+ strong product selection today: masterofmalt.com



eBusiness Guru is a Global Multi Channel eCommerce agency that provides support & expert advice to eCommerce businesses across a range of areas, helping them to achieve their potential and become market leaders.

A portfolio of over 800 satisfied clients benefit from creative, SEO-friendly websites - PPC and Social Media reaches new customers, while retaining existing audiences.

Our clients increase their efficiency by automating key processes & using bespoke tools, leading to increased sales, profits, and satisfaction. With over 85 employees across offices in London, Manchester, New York, Sydney & Ahmedabad, eBG are the best for helping eCommerce businesses grow.



Genie Goals is a retail-only performance marketing agency specialising in PPC, Shopping, Amazon, Paid Social, and Affiliate Marketing. We do what we do with pride and personality.

In six years, we have revolutionised the digital marketing of many household names including: Karl Lagerfeld, Mamas & Papas, Dwell, Amara Living, Polarn O. Pyret, The Conran Shop, and more. We've achieved this by combining incredible people (13 languages spoken in-house by native speakers), retail-specific proprietary tech (we call him 'Clarence'), and a lateral, entrepreneurial way of thinking: focused on driving incredible growth.

We were one of the UK's first Google Premier Partners, and in 2017 we were named the most innovative Google Premier Partner for Shopping in the whole of EMEA.



JH specialise in delivering Magento eCommerce sites for their clients that through strategy and un-rivalled expertise in development and design, drive the results that transform a business's story.

Cultivating powerful and long-term relationships with their clients, JH are there every step of the eCommerce journey. From determining KPIs and building strategy, to making sure stores sit and stay amongst the top of their verticals.

With a hat-trick of Magento Imagine Awards for Excellence in Mobile Experience, JH feel they can say with confidence they're amongst the leaders in building and designing responsive sites, and have been for some time, always devising and pushing technologies to achieve the best results.




With their heart and HQ in Scotland but with a global presence, the DNA of the award-winning Adeo Group is Plan, Create, Generate.

Trading for over 14 years they have a team of technologists and marketers who specialise in e-commerce, software development and digital marketing. They are always commercially focussed and are passionate about delivering results through their high impact websites that convert and marketing strategies that ignite customers to buy.



ACI's UP eCommerce Payments solution is a simple, global and secure eCommerce payments solution offering a seamless customer journey regardless of the channel or country, removing friction from the process.

It is designed for merchants and retailers, payment service providers, acquirers and others that offer payment services to their merchant customer base. Built for developers, the cloud-based solution integrates the PAY.ON Payments Gateway and ReD Shield fraud detection and prevention, and is available as a white-label product.




The email marketing automation platform that's faster, smarter, better!

dotmailer is a leading marketing automation platform with email at its core. Since 1999, we've been empowering marketers with the tools that enable them to think smart, act fast and scale quickly. We have more than 70,000+ happy users in 150 countries, across a range of B2B and B2C sectors. Trusted by leading brands and solutions - we're delighted to have a string of global customers who love our platform and first-class support. We specialize in developing a flexible and extensible platform for small to medium-sized enterprises, with clients including Converse, DHL Express, Vax and Vizio. What's more, we're a proud Magento Premier Technology Partner.




Sponsors 2017



Master of Malt is a multi-award-winning online spirits retailer that uses advanced technology to empower its passionate band of spirits lovers and deliver the world’s best drinks buying experience.

Re-booted in 2009, Master of Malt has since grown over 100-fold to become the number one online spirits retailer. It was named Global Online Retailer of the Year for the fifth time at Whisky Magazine’s Icons of Whisky 2017 as well as Online Retailer of the Year at the International Wine & Spirit Competition 2016.

At the eCommerce Awards 2016, they also scooped eCommerce Company of the Year in their class, Best Social Media eCommerce Campaign, Best Marketing & Advertising eCommerce Campaign (both for #WhiskySanta) and the overall eCommerce Gold Award!




Ingenico ePayments is the online and mobile commerce division of Ingenico Group. We connect merchants and consumers, enabling businesses everywhere to go further beyond today’s boundaries, creating the future of global commerce. As industry leaders since 1994, our innovative spirit drives us forward across all channels. We are the trusted partner of over 65,000 small and large merchants who rely on us to make payments easy and secure for their customers. With advanced data analytics, fraud management solutions and cross-border commerce expertise, we help merchants optimize their business and grow into new markets around the world.

For more information, visit www.ingenico.co.uk/epayments




JH are an award-winning Magento eCommerce agency, who help businesses unleash their eCommerce potential. Building world-class Magento websites that achieve more, JH are a powerful team with a simple approach, and as Magento Enterprise partners they’re recognise as amongst the best at what they do.JH focus on delivering sites that drive brilliant customer experience, so that sales, profit and the entire brand grow swiftly and seamlessly.

Working across verticals their experience is vast. All projects has in common the results they achieve, across KPIs, and the long-standing, trusting relationship they have with each client.



Spark Response offers contact centre and order fulfilment services, provided by great people with great ideas, helping build success. We work with some of the UK's most exciting and recognisable eCommerce and retail brands, delivering customer excellence across our eCommerce fulfilment and outsourced customer service solutions.



Doofinder Site Search

A powerful, fast and intuitive onsite search engine that helps to improve user experience and conversion rates. Giving you total control of your site search.

Installed in 5 minutes, no programming required and available to any website on any platform.

Quick Installation - with our plug-in or your Product Data Feed.

30 day free trial - No Prepayments, no commitments.

Sign up today and decide for yourself.

Those who search, find with Doofinder!



ShipStation is the leading web-based shipping software that helps e-commerce retailers import, organize, process, and ship orders efficiently from any web browser (including iOS and Android mobile devices) no matter their size. With over 150 shopping carts, marketplaces, carriers, and fulfillment services, including eBay, Etsy, Big Cartel, Shopify, Amazon, UPS, FedEx, DHL, and Canada Post (and so many more), you can streamline shipping wherever you sell and however you ship.



Frustrated with the limitations of existing Call Centre applications, Atlantis were asked by a customer to develop a flexible, modular offering. This became the FrontStage Contact Centre, which offers complete integration with existing infrastructure and supports a range of functionality including Email, SMS, Social Media, Skype for Business, Web Chat, HD Video and Fax. FrontStage can be deployed in the Cloud or on premise, with remote agents accessing the features through an internet browser without any additional software installation.

A major benefit for companies is that there is no lower or upper limit on the number of Agents that use the application. Bespoke cost-models are available, including a one-off lifetime cost, with no annual licensing fee; or for businesses that are seasonal or need flexibility, it is also available on a Pay-As-You-Go basis.





Headline Sponsor 2016



Fast impressions count. That's why UKFast has made it its mission to speed up the internet; from Magento-optimised servers making even the most resource-heavy website extremely responsive, to answering the phone within three rings to ensure clients get the support they need as quickly as possible. 

UKFast provides dedicated servers, cloud services and colocation to government, public sector and commercial organisations. By building custom-designed data centres, filling them with the latest technology and connecting them to the internet at superfast speeds, UKFast keeps the checkouts ringing at some of the UK's largest online retailers.  

With speed and support at its very core, UKFast has gained a reputation for providing outstanding dedicated eCommerce hosting, counting the likes of Charlotte Tilbury, Foot Asylum and Approved Foods among its extensive list of satisfied clients.


Sponsors 2016



Visualsoft is a full service digital agency, offering award winning website design, innovative feature development and tailored online marketing services to over 1000 existing clients. Since 1998, the company has established itself as an eCommerce expert, constantly developing cutting edge features to enhance the online shopping experience for both retailers and customers. The company has grown in tandem with the eCommerce industry in recent years - boasting four offices across the UK in Teesside, Newcastle, London and Manchester, collectively with 215 employees.




Ingenico ePayments is the online and mobile commerce division of Ingenico Group. We connect online businesses and consumers, enabling businesses everywhere to go further beyond today's boundaries and creating the future of global commerce. As industry leaders since 1994, our innovative spirit drives us forward across all channels. We are the trusted partner of over 65,000 small and large online businesses who rely on us to make payments easy and secure for their customers. With advanced data analytics, fraud management solutions and cross-border commerce expertise, we help online businesses optimize their business and grow into new markets around the world.



Frosmo is the worlds first UI development software utilising single tag development and the immense capabilities of modern browsers.  We build success stories through the fast and flexible Frosmo single tag UI development method.

Our customers are large companies in eCommerce, travel, banking, media, etc. who want to create winning User Experiences online.  Through software and service, we provide a way of developing and improving websites. Frosmo
gives the IT department the possibility to focus more on core road-map development, while enabling marketers and eCommerce folks to make changes to websites more quickly and flexibly than ever before.

What really sets us apart from the competition is the fact that with Frosmo, you can extend the functionality of your website. We don’t want to limit our clients to a small set of predefined features, quite the contrary, with our JavaScript approach we’ll unshackle your website’s development potential.


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Elastera provides the ultimate Magento hosting environment on the AWS Cloud for Merchants to use straight away. So they’re right up there with the level of performance that it took the big players ages to achieve. Elastera is the high performing retailers’ best kept secret, such as Boohoo, Graze, TimeOut and Byredo. You know you have an advantage over competitors if you have the best site performance, focus on what’s important and get ahead quickly. We stop at nothing to give you it. The only thing we can’t promise is that you’ll be able to keep your secret safe.



Master of Malt is an award-winning online spirits retailer with a proud heritage spanning over 30 years in whisky retail. From humble beginnings in a shop in Royal Tunbridge Wells (no longer a thing...) they shifted focus to purely online in 2009 and have since grown over 100-fold to become the leading global online spirits retailer, recently awarded ‘Global Online Retailer of the Year’ at the Icons of Whisky 2016.

Achieved through relentless focus on customer experience delivered by people who care and supported by the best technology available they are quoted as being “Fed up with companies delivering bad service” and their motto remains: “Good enough, isn’t…”

Master of Malt have painstakingly compiled the largest stock list on the web across all drink styles (most notably their range of Whiskies and Gins) but this now includes over 500 craft beers navigable by beer style, hop varietal, country or brewery. Sophisticated stock projections and fully integrated supplier data allows them to balance an enormous breadth of products in stock, currently >9,000 lines with guaranteed next day UK delivery before 9am if ordered before 9pm the previous evening.

Master of Malt are committed to helping you make informed decisions about the spirits you drink, presenting as many independent reviews, opinions and comments as possible from industry-leading experts, their in-house tasting team and of course from other like-minded users. As well as catering to whisky-loving connoisseurs and collectors, they’ve got a dedicated team to deal with the on-trade and corporate markets, so why not give them a shout…

Some of our awards...

Global Online Retailer of the Year - Icons of Whisky 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016.

Global Online Retailer of the Year - eCommerce Awards 2013, 2014.

Online Retailer of the Year - International Wine & Spirit Competition 2014 Best Digital and Social Media Campaign (#WhiskySanta) - International Spirits Challenge 2015, 2016.



Since 2004, Tryzens has been trusted by retail’s biggest names to design, build, run and optimise their eCommerce and Retail Solutions. We focus on driving business performance and creating multichannel retail experiences that customers love.

Tryzens has delivered award-winning digital solutions for customers including Debenhams, Jack Wills and Whistles, with over 100 successful deployments across the globe. We have in-depth experience with leading platforms from IBM, Demandware, Hybris and Magento, making us ideally placed to provide platform-independent advice to retailers that are looking to identify the most appropriate technologies to support their businesses objectives.



Moovweb’s cloud-based platform delivers experiences optimized for any device. As the fastest-growing mobile solution, Moovweb allows market leaders to adapt new experiences fast, iterate often, and deliver better mobile experiences. Founded in 2010, Moovweb is headquartered in San Francisco. Moovweb delivers over 2.5 billion pages to 60 million mobile users every month, powering hundreds of mobile experiences for market leaders including AIG, GNC, ASDA, Coast Stores, Macys, Bloomingdale and many more.



eShopWorld’s eCommerce solutions enable the world’s most iconic brands to deliver a seamless, localized shopping experience to global shoppers. Our innovative technology, cross border expertise and global infrastructure allow brands to grow crossborder sales, by offering a superior customer experience that maximises conversion rates, and drives profitable growth



Spark Response provides ideas driven contact centre and order fulfilment services. We help brands, retailers and eCommerce operators to grow their businesses.

Our 200 seat contact centre provides bespoke customer service solutions to each and every client, whilst our ENGAGE service allows brands to retain and reactivate lapsed customers, profitably.

Meanwhile, our 170,000 sq/ft warehouse manages international eCommerce and trade fulfilment services for our growing clients. We’re specialists in footwear, fashion, toys and gift fulfilment.



At Suzuki, we have over a century of engineering milestones behind us, and the future is looking even more exciting. We strive to make products that people want in their lives.

Suzuki manufactures a full range of motorcycles, automobiles, outboard motors and ATV’s. Our trademark is recognized by people throughout the world as a brand of quality products that offer both reliability and originality. We stand behind this global symbol with a sure determination to maintain this confidence in the future as well, continuing to develop our products and focusing on our customers.



Genie Goals is a thought-leader and true authority in Paid Search, Shopping and Email Marketing for the retail sector. Working with clients like Calvin Klein, Majestic Wine, Naked Wines, The Conran Shop, Amara Living, Polarn O. Pyret, Hughes Electrical, Dwell and more - they are one of very few Premier Partners at Google and winners of the Ready to Rock Google award.



World First is a market-leading, award-winning, rapidly-growing international FinTech business. Expert in international currencies and money transfer, World First combines specialist knowledge of foreign exchange markets with technological innovation to help individuals and businesses manage cross-border currency payments quickly, securely and transparently.

World First’s corporate and e-commerce desks enable SMEs and online marketplace traders to expand internationally via a specialist and personalised service proposition and bespoke technology. Since 2004 World First has helped over 100,000 clients save money on their international transfers and manage volatile currency markets by combining competitive exchange rates and a range of currency solutions.