Online bike specialist, Winstanleys Bikes, has appointed award-winning e-commerce agency, Space 48, to design, build and develop its new e-commerce website.
Winstanleys Bikes is one of the largest bike suppliers in the UK, with 15 years experience in the field. The retailer offers 20,000 bikes and parts and a fast mail order service.
Space 48 will create the retailer a new website using the Magento platform to design, develop and support Winstanleys Bikes’ e-commerce business. In particular, Space 48 will improve the user experience (UX) of the site so that it emulates its established in-store shopping experience, helping to convert more online sales.
The designers at Space 48 will use their e-commerce acumen and attention to detail to create a market leading e-commerce website, helping Winstanleys to achieve their objective of becoming a top 10 online bike retailer, the company claims.
Jon Woodall, managing director at Space 48, said: “This is a great win for the team, and we are really looking forward to working with Winstanleys Bikes and the website. With a huge focus on online sales for this brand, it is important that their website offers customers a seamless shopping experience.”
“Our skills as gold accredited partners of Magento means that we have the expertise to build the new Winstanleys Bikes site to its highest potential. We’re excited to see the development of the site and to work with Winstanleys Bikes on this exciting project.”
Carl Winstanley, managing director of Winstanleys Bikes, said: “It’s essential for us that Winstanleys Bikes continues to maintain its excellent reputation as being one of the UK’s best bike retailers, in addition to growing the brand even further.
“We want our online shopping experience to reflect our high standards of service that we have built up and established over the past 15 years. We are looking forward to providing our existing and new customers a brand new e-commerce platform that will still stock our thousands of bikes, parts and accessories and offer the same rapid service.
“We are sure that the team at Space 48 have the experience and the capacity to dedicate to the new Winstanleys Bikes website to help us achieve our objectives.”