E-commerce is thriving in the Nordics – it’s time for Youwe to get on board!
Youwe, a full-service digital agency and official Magento Enterprise Solution Partner, opens a new office in Stockholm, Sweden. With this expansion Youwe will anticipate the strong, growing market in this region and improve its position as a European digital leader.
The Nordic market has been on our radar for quite some time. It’s growing tremendously with 60% of Nordic residents (aged between 18 and 79) making purchases online during an average month in 2017. That year, e-commerce sales in the Nordics totalled €21.7 billion. While there’s still catching up to do compared to other markets, including the UK and the US, this indicates a great deal of potential for e-commerce in the region.
As Nordic consumers adopt e-commerce in greater numbers, they’re starting to expect more flexibility from merchants. They are starting to expect the freedom to shop however they want, at any time of the day.
The benefits for businesses
Selling your goods and services online can help your business greatly extend its reach. A webshop gives your business the ability to reach a global market instead of just a local one.
These benefits aren’t limited to B2C. A growing number of B2B businesses are also transitioning to an e-commerce model, giving their clients the ability to order goods and services and pay for them online.
Challenges for businesses
With these benefits in mind, it’s no surprise that many Nordic businesses, both B2C and B2B, are rushing to adopt e-commerce models. But businesses of all size can face challenges when it comes to this transition, especially if they’ve never sold online before.
One of the biggest considerations for companies going into e-commerce is logistics and inventory management. As a company, you need to know how much of each product you have, where it is located, how fast it can be shipped, and keep this information up to date to meet the 24/7 needs of online shoppers. This can be a big challenge for many businesses.
This is where Youwe comes in!
Who are we? We are Youwe - ISO 27001 certified full digital agency and a Magento Enterprise Solution Partner. With the 120 best developers, designers, data-driven marketers and strategists, we have been working on the international success of our customers for 18 years.
"I am thrilled to be a part of Youwes expansion into the Nordics.They have proven to be one of the best digital transformation agencies in Europe and now customers in the Nordic countries can benefit from their skills as well."
Philip Ryott, Youwe, Commercial Manager Sweden
What exactly do we do? We work within the playing field from digital transformations, intelligent multi-channel commerce platforms, customer-, knowledge- and dealer-portals to Product Information Management systems, digital marketing and staffing. Our customers are happy with this end-to-end approach.
Hi, we are Youwe. We are an ISO 27001 certified full-service digital agency. With more than 130 of the best developers, designers, digital marketers, and strategists, we create our customers' online successes. From our offices in the Netherlands, Ukraine, the UK, and the Nordics, our teams always work side by side with our customers. We are certified solutions partner of powerful platforms including Adobe, Magento, Marketo and PimCore.