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The Pixel Win at RAR Digital Awards 2018

Posted on: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 by Dan Marsh

RAR Digital Awards 2018 were held Tuesday night (19th) at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square. ‘We are extremely proud to win the category ‘Ecommerce Under 40 Staff’ for the second year in succession’ We were nominated in two categories this year, for ‘Web Development’ and ‘Ecommerce’ – an honour in itself. Fellow nominees for […]

Magento Improves Leader Position in Gartner 2018 Magic Quadrant

Posted on: Thursday, June 14, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Magento for a second consecutive year has been named as a Leader by Gartner. The Gartner 2018 Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce evaluated 18 vendors and identified their ability to execute and completeness of vision. Over the last 5 years Magento has risen to Leader, moving ahead of IBM and up alongside the leading platforms […]

The Pixel Nominated in RAR Digital Awards 2018

Posted on: Thursday, May 24, 2018 by Stephen Leyton

We’re very proud to announce that we’ve been nominated in two categories at this year’s RAR Digital Awards 2018, for Ecommerce Under 40 & Web Development Under 40. ‘This is the second year in a row that we’ve been shortlisted for the Ecommerce award…a tremendous achievement’ These nominations mean a great deal to us; they’ve been voted […]

Adobe to Acquire Magento Commerce

Posted on: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Adobe has announced it is to acquire Magento Commerce for $1.68 billion. The addition of the Magento Commerce Cloud will mean the platforms can be integrated into the Adobe Experience Cloud, creating a single transactional platform to serve B2B and B2C customers alike. The acquisition will see Adobe and Magento combine forces to increase their […]

Magento Commerce 2.2.4 Released

Posted on: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Magento Commerce 2.2.4 has been released, and includes new tools and functionality that can be easily configured to fit your ecommerce website’s checkout, look and feel, as well as multiple fixes and enhancements. Here’s an overview… Amazon Pay Amazon Pay fits in to a branded checkout experience, and allows customers to use one familiar and […]

Client Science in Sport (SiS) featured in Yahoo Finance

Posted on: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 by Dan Marsh

The Pixel client Science in Sport (SiS) has recently been featured in the Yahoo Finance article ‘2 promising small-cap growth stocks to stash in your ISA.’ The article focuses on the AIM-listed SiS, whose revenue has risen by 28% in 2017 to £15.6m – significantly outpacing forecasts for the sector – 27% of which came […]

The Pixel Wins Magento 2018 Spirit of Excellence Award

Posted on: Monday, April 23, 2018 by Stephen Leyton

We’re delighted to announce The Pixel has received the Spirit of Excellence Award at the 2018 Partner Awards that took place at Magento Imagine 2018. Magento Partner Awards were held at Imagine 2018 in Las Vegas to recognise technology partners that made significant impact to the industry in 2017. Companies considered have shown exceptional leadership […]

Get Online Right: Go Alternative – Benefits of Offering More Payment Options

Posted on: Friday, April 20, 2018 by Klarna - Payment Solution Provider

Blog series – Klarna & The Pixel: we’ve invited payment solution provider Klarna to take us through their top tips to Get Online Right for Magento merchants. The online channel offers a level of convenience completely different to that of high street shopping, but consumer expectations are high. In a world where loyalty is decreasing, […]

Magento announces integration with Amazon Marketplace

Posted on: Wednesday, March 28, 2018 by Dan Marsh

During last month’s MagentoLive Australia 2018, Magento announced its integration with Amazon Marketplace, to allow merchants to more simply and cost-effectively manage inventory directly from within the Magento Commerce admin. Amazon is the world’s most popular marketplace and continues to command a greater share of online sales. The addition of the new sales channel capability […]

Ecommerce Trends 2018: Progressive Web Apps

Posted on: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 by Dan Marsh

Championed by Google, Progressive Web Apps (PWA) are set to play a very prominent role in the world of the internet and ecommerce over the next few years. What are Progressive Web Apps? PWAs offer a near identical experience to a native app but are delivered by a standard web browser. Designed to make the […]