May 10, 2017 | By poq

MADE.COM launches iOS app built on Poq app commerce platform

New app | Poq - the app commerce company | Poq - the app commerce companyLondon, UK, 11 May 2017

Poq today announced the availability of its newest client MADE.COM’s iOS app on the App Store. Online design brand, MADE.COM sells designer furniture and homewares for an affordable price thanks to a modern manufacturing chain in which only what is ordered is produced. The company was listed as one of Retail Week’s ‘Top 10 Fastest-Growing Retailers in the UK’ in January 2017.

Jonathan Howell, Chief Technology Officer at, said: “With more than 60% of our traffic coming from mobile devices, it made complete sense to offer customers an optimal shopping experience by launching a mobile app.”

“Poq provided an ideal solution offering a highly functional SaaS-based ecommerce platform to get us to market quickly, along with the flexibility for us to customise the app in house and maintain full control of the experience for our customers.”

MADE.COM’s Senior Ecommerce Product Manager Alex Hamilton adds: “We’re particularly interested in the increased conversion rates that an app promises, and will be closely monitoring performance of the app against mobile web and desktop.”

“Poq also supports our plans for international expansion, technology integrations and an Android app.”

Øyvind Henriksen, CEO and Co-Founder of Poq said: “We’re delighted to be selected as the app commerce platform for MADE.COM. MADE.COM is an innovative, forward-thinking retail brand, which is a perfect match for Poq.”

“The company’s unique business model will enable us to continually push the boundaries of what our platform is capable of and allow us to execute on our vision of making life easier for the in-house teams of the world’s leading retailers.”

The MADE.COM app is now available on the App Store. Download it here.

New app in the App Store | Poq - the app commerce company

Get in touch to talk to us about launching your own app.

More posts

Mar 31, 2020

App Commerce News – March 2020

Although 25% of the world’s population now in lockdown and non-essential shops being forced to close, it’s not all doom and gloom…
Read more
Mar 31, 2020

What’s happening in April 2020? | App Commerce Calendar

A round-up of the most important days in April for retail, to guide you through 2020.
Read more
Mar 18, 2020

Coronavirus: The Impact for Retailers and Meeting Increasing Online Demand

What does the COVID-19 outbreak mean for retail? We discuss how retailers should focus on engaging and retaining their existing loyal customers with apps in this period of higher online traffic and uncertainty.
Read more
Powered by Eventbrite