Shopware recognized in Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ report for the 2nd year in a row

Schöppingen/Stamford (USA), 08.09.2021 – Shopware, the leading open commerce platform, has been included in the Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for the second time in a row.  Gartner, Inc. delivers actionable, objective insight to executives and their teams. In this Magic Quadrant report, the "Completeness of Vision" and the "Ability to execute" are evaluated. The different providers are classified into one of the four quadrants: Niche Players, Challengers, Visionaries and Leaders.     


Great progress at shopware AG 


In the past 12 months, a lot has happened again at shopware AG. The comprehensive B2B offering has been further expanded, strategic developments in Shopware 6 have been advanced, and new PaaS opportunities have emerged. Stefan Hamann, founder and Co-CEO of shopware AG, is pleased with this development and the renewed recognition of Gartner: "For us, being recognized again by Gartner® in its Magic Quadrant™ is as great a pleasure as the first time last year. We believe, it shows that we’re stable among some great companies and we feel the fact that we've been recognised in the report for the second year shows us that we're on the right track. We take that as an incentive to get a little better every day."  


 Stefan Hamann

Justin Biddle, UK Strategy and Business Development Manager, assesses Shopware’s 2nd year recognition in the Magic Quadrant report as follows: “I believe, Shopware's inclusion for the 2nd consecutive year bears testament to the progress Shopware has made in evolving their solutions into new markets and confirms their position as a leading platform in Open Source, flexible, eCommerce. In my opinion, this inclusion adds weight to the growing momentum that Shopware is generating in the UK, and provides a springboard to further innovation and progress.”

Read the complete report here.

 Justin Biddle


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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