Shopware exhibits at InternetRetailing Expo

Shopware will exhibit at this year’s Internet Retailing Expo (IRX) in Birmingham on April 5th and 6th. Along with 5 co-exhibitors, the provider of the leading open source eCommerce platform is going to present the various features of its newest version as well as important information on successful ecommerce strategies and disruptive technologies. On this occasion, Shopware will also be presenting the company’s new General Manager UK, Deepak Anand.

IRX offers two days of thought-provoking content, where more than 5,000 visitors come to learn, network and discover the latest multichannel retail trends and innovations. Over 300 industry-leading exhibitors present cutting-edge technologies and provide solutions to improve retailer’s multichannel performance.

With 8 free conferences, one-to-one consultation, workshops and interactive learning in several different areas, the IRX is the UK’s largest multichannel event.

Shopware presents version 5.2

Along with 5 co-exhibitors, Shopware joins to present the latest features of Shopware 5.2 – the most recent release of the eCommerce platform. Shopware 5.2 contains numerous features and improvements that make it possible for online shop owners to easily and quickly create more emotional shopping experiences for their customers.

Shopware looks forward to attending the exhibition for the second time. “This fair is a great opportunity for us to connect with UK customers, partners and industry experts. Since Shopware is ambitiously approaching internationalisation, the IRX provides a great platform for achieving our goals,” Wiljo Krechting, spokesman for Shopware, said of the conference.

Shopware will be accompanied by 5 partners, who each augment Shopware's ecosystem with their expertise in specialised areas related to eCommerce. These include CB SquaredOne CreationsPickwareOpen Reply UK and CoreFinity.

Admission is free, but the event organizers ask for a brief registration. For more information please visit Shopware can be found at stand number F33.

IRX in brief

Date: 5th & 6th April 2017

Venue: The NEC, Birmingham

Stand: F33

Partners: CB Squared, One Creations, Pickware, Open Reply and CoreFinity



Wiljo Krechting

Wiljo Krechting

Manager Public Relations

Wiljo Krechting is an ecommerce expert and Manager Public Relations at the ecommerce platform provider Shopware. The media professional has a master’s degree in political science and journalism from the universities of Münster and Melbourne, where he gained experience as a foreign correspondent for the publisher Axel-Springer-Verlag. Krechting has worked as a journalist at Rheinische Post, WELT, BILD, Hamburger Abendblatt and the Australian business portal