Williams Commerce Acquires Flint Technology to Enhance Ecommerce Services
LONDON, UK (October 4, 2016) – Williams Commerce Ltd today has announced the successful acquisition of London based Flint Technology Ltd, a leading Magento® Professional (Silver) partner providing ecommerce, integration and Magento module solutions.
Founded in 2009, Williams Commerce is one of the UK’s fastest growing ecommerce system integrators in the United Kingdom. It serves hundreds of retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers with ecommerce, ERP and digital marketing services that contribute towards the creation of multi-million pound businesses online.
Flint Technology combined with Williams Commerce have a rapidly growing portfolio of retailers and B2B clients including Start-rite Shoes, Blow Ltd, Seraphine, Science in Sport, Sue Ryder, Poundstretcher, Hancocks Confectionery and Gardman. The acquisition will now enable Williams Commerce to offer a larger base in London and the opportunity to leverage the combined resources giving their clients access to an enhanced range of ecommerce services.
“Today’s acquisition makes a complementary expansion to our flourishing ecommerce and marketing operation.” said Robert Williams, CEO of Williams Commerce. “Flint Technology has built an innovative business, creating high quality solutions for their client base. Flint’s best-in-class Magento module solutions and services are a valuable addition to our ecommerce portfolio, enabling our Magento customers to enhance their online performance.”
Differentiating Flint Technology in its category is the company’s suite of Magento extensions. These include popular extensions which are providing connectors to platforms including Prima, Brightpearl, Feefo, Verifone, Khaos Control, MNP's OrderActive, Shutl, The Filter, and Lingo24. The company is recognized as a Magento Professional (Silver) solutions partner and offers website design, ecommerce and integration services to a range of UK based retailers.
Robert further added “Over the last 8 years, Williams Commerce have grown organically with our competitive offering across Magento, Salesforce Commerce Cloud (formerly DemandWare) and Microsoft Dynamics Nav. The team has also grown substantially to offer a range of digital marketing services, along with specialised hosting and software including mSeller and Cloudfy. We are delighted to welcome Flint Technology into the fold and we are excited to offer Flint’s customer base access to the comprehensive resources of a Magento Enterprise Partner.”
The acquisition was a direct buyout by Williams Commerce and Flint Technology will continue to operate from its London based headquarters maintaining day to day operations, led by Operations Director Justin Biddle.
Williams Commerce continues to seek complementary acquisitions in the ecommerce and ERP software markets.
About Williams Commerce
Headquartered in Leicester, UK, with additional offices in Asia and Europe, Williams Commerce is a full end to end service agency offering ecommerce, technical integration and ERP solutions, hosting and digital marketing services to over 250 clients across the UK and internationally. The company’s award winning websites collectively transact over £100 million. Williams Commerce have established a number of key partnerships with Microsoft, Salesforce Commerce Cloud and Magento who has recognised Williams Commerce as a strategic Enterprise Partner.
About Flint Technology
Flint Technology is an ecommerce agency based in London providing retailer businesses with specialist expertise in design and development of Magento ecommerce solutions. The company offers specialists’ expertise in technology systems integration, software development and business consultancy, and are a Magento Professional Solutions partner.
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