AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BigCommerce, the leading ecommerce platform for fast-growing brands, today announced it has signed a strategic partnership with Gorilla Group, an award-winning commerce services provider responsible for implementing ecommerce solutions on behalf of category-leading brands such as Citizens of Humanity, DocuSign, JINS, and PayPal. Gorilla Group, a Premier Magento Solution Partner and Hybris Gold Solutions Partner, is joining BigCommerce’s Partner program to meet customer demand for a cloud-based, customizable ecommerce solution that delivers faster ROI.
As part of the agreement, Gorilla Group’s team of ecommerce strategists, designers, engineers and customer experience experts will work closely with BigCommerce’s in-house technology and account services teams to jointly support leading retailers on the BigCommerce Enterprise platform.
“Over our 20+ year history, we’ve witnessed firsthand the rapid growth and adoption of cloud-based commerce platforms by some of the most innovative brands around the world,” said Brian Grady, CEO at Gorilla Group. “We believe BigCommerce Enterprise is a very strong competitor among the SaaS ecommerce options available for the mid-market today, and the company has the vision and leadership to continue delivering the innovations expected from a market-leading platform."
Named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies six consecutive years, Gorilla Group employs more than 200 ecommerce experts around the world. Its industry-leading work has received numerous accolades including six Webby Awards and two Interactive Media Awards, which honor excellence in web development and ecommerce design. Partnering with BigCommerce gives Gorilla Group the ability to offer merchants a commerce as a service solution — leveraging market-leading technology alongside of Gorilla’s ecommerce expertise — providing retailers with the tools needed to effectively scale their ecommerce sales channel to meet demand.
“Gorilla’s work represents the best the internet and ecommerce have to offer,” said Brent Bellm, CEO for BigCommerce. “Cloud-based commerce platforms are the future of retail, and through this partnership our goal is to provide the world’s largest brands access to the tools and expertise they are requesting in order to grow their businesses without the security, hosting and maintenance challenges presented by legacy or custom-build platforms.”
To learn more about working with BigCommerce and Gorilla Group, visit: www.gorillagroup.com
BigCommerce is the leading ecommerce platform for fast-growing and mid-market brands. According to analysis conducted by market research firm Ipsos, online stores built on BigCommerce grow approximately twice as fast as the ecommerce industry average. BigCommerce’s cloud-based platform enables merchants such as Dorco, Gibson, Martha Stewart, Saint Heron, Toyota and Travelpro to cost-effectively grow their businesses with more traffic, higher conversion and superior performance. BigCommerce supports clients from its headquarters in Austin, Texas, and offices in San Francisco and Sydney. For more information, visit BigCommerce.com.
About Gorilla Group
Combining award-winning website design, development, strategy, post-launch managed services and hosting, Gorilla delivers innovative ecommerce solutions to B2B and direct-to-consumer brands across industries. Headquartered in Chicago, with locations around the world, Gorilla has unmatched expertise creating unique, functional shopping experiences that connect brands with their customers, producing better ROI through the digital channel. That’s why Gorilla is a Smarter Species of Commerce. Learn more at http://www.gorillagroup.com/.