eCommerce Web Design & Development


UK eCommerce sales jumped 50% between 2015 and 2019 and currently accounts for 36% of all retail transactions, Nasdaq estimate that by 2040 95% of sales will be via eCommerce. Speak to us today about launching your online store. 

Shopper checking out on an eCommerce website

Akiko has provided eCommerce solutions for large organisations like Disney, Samsung, McLaren and Ghost to name but a few. We have also developed online stores for new and SME businesses such as Log Delivery, Matchstick Monkey, and Maids to Measure.

Whether you’re looking to launch a new store, grow your existing business, or migrate to a new platform, Akiko can recommend the right eCommerce solution for you. Your website will be designed and developed by our passionate, in-house team of eCommerce experts and you will be accompanied, every step of the way, by a dedicated account manager. Akiko will ensure your website captivates customers and takes them on compelling user journeys, resulting in online purchases and loyalty to your brand.

Bespoke Builds & Theme Customisation

All the eCommerce platforms we work with provide a wide range of themes. Not only will Akiko help you select the right base theme, we can also customise the chosen theme to fit perfectly with your business. Our development team can then create bespoke functionality to make your online store really stand out from the crowd.

Website Development

During the development of your online store, Akiko will work with you on every aspect to improve the user’s buying experience and increase the average order value. Cross selling and up-selling features such as ‘related products’ and multi-buys can be introduced and video / blogging can be used to increase customer engagement with your product range. 

Ongoing Support 

After we launch your eCommerce store, we can still be on hand to help via one of our support packages. Your account manager will be able to help you analyse the performance of your eCommerce site and implement results-driven marketing strategies to grow your brand, your customers and your results. 



Huge range of responsive themes that can be further customised by Akiko developers to suit your needs.

Basket & Checkout

Guest checkout; gift card purchase and redemption; configurable shipping options and multiple payment methods.

Secure Payments
Secure Payments

Integration with a wide range of well-secured payment gateways; SSL protection and specialist hosting via Akiko Design.

Stock Management
Stock Management

Inventory management; multiple product variants; video on product pages; downloads and subscription products.


Search Engine Optimisation tools; offers and promotions; product reviews as well as social media integration.


Dashboard for viewing sales, orders, returns etc; ability to export data for further analysis and Google Analytics.

eCommerce Platforms

Akiko is highly experienced in a number of different eCommerce platforms that give our clients the tools they need to manage their online stores. We can develop from scratch or migrate your existing online store to any of the platforms below.

Shopify logo

A leading commerce platform designed for businesses of all sizes. You can sell online, on social media, or in store; no software installations or hosting services are required.

nopCommerce logo

This platform provides powerful functionality for sales growth and store scaling with no restrictions. Unlimited customization, rich features and stability.

WooCommerce logo

An open-source e-commerce plugin for WordPress. Extend a store, design a complex store from scratch or simply add a single product to a WordPress site.