Re:platform - Ecommerce Replatforming Podcast

Re:platform - Ecommerce Replatforming Podcast
Replatforming and Ecommerce podcast hosted by two experienced digital consultants, featuring interviews with industry thought leaders and practical advice on ecommerce platforms.

14: How To Select The Right Ecommerce Platform for your Business
Feb 19 • 46 min
In our 14th Re:platform episode, we discuss why it’s important to select the right ecommerce platform and the potential risks of getting it wrong, amongst other things. This episode is designed to cover the general process retailers should follow to…
13: Shopify Plus Interview with Piers Thorogood from WeMakeWebsites
Feb 12 • 52 min
In our 13th episode, Paul is joined by Piers Thorogood to talk about Shopify Plus at scale, managing international Shopify builds, new features likely to be introduced at Unite 2020, headless Shopify and various other things!
12: Web Performance Optimisation with Stuart McMillan
Feb 5 • 44 min
In our 12th episode, we’re joined by Stuart McMillan, who is the Head of Multi-Channel at Tiso Group and the former Head of eCommerce at Schuh. Stuart talks us through the importance of performance optimisation, general best practices to follow, how…
10: Episerver DXP Platform Interview with Joey Moore
Jan 27 • 36 min
In our 10th episode we were joined by Episerver’s Brand and Product Evangelist, Joey Moore, to explore Episerver’s core capabilities, how their recent acquisition of content personalisation engine Idio is driving the personalisation agenda and their…
11: Understanding Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for Ecommerce Platforms
Jan 22 • 36 min
In our 11th episode, Paul and James discuss the importance of TCO cost model planning, how it should be used, the stakeholders that should be part of assessing your TCO, the costs that should be included and the pitfalls and nuances when assessing…
9: Discussing the new Shopware Version 6 with Dominic Klein
Jan 13 • 42 min
In our 9th episode, we were joined by Shopware’s Dominic Klein to talk about their new version 6 release. This re-architected version of the platform features a host of major changes to core features as well as the introduction of a new API-first…
8; Workarea Ecommerce Platform Interview
Jan 3 • 43 min
In episode 8 we’re joined by Ben and Bill from Workarea, a rapidly growing eCommerce platform who recently announced an open-source solution. We talk about the open-sourcing of the core product, new features and their roadmap going into 2020.
7: VTEX eCommerce Platform Interview
Dec 15, 2019 • 39 min
In our 7th episode, Paul is joined by Rafael and Jade from VTEX - an eCommerce platform provider currently working on entering the UK market, having recently raised $140m of investment, led by SoftBank.
6: Ten Tips for Effective Requirements Capture
Dec 7, 2019 • 17 min
In the sixth episode of Re:platform we focus on a key process for replatforming projects: capturing business requirements. It’s critical you have a clear process for understanding the high-level business requirements that will drive your platform…
5: PSD2 and SCA Compliance Lessons from Payments Specialist Adyen
Nov 26, 2019 • 32 min
In the fifth episode of re:platform we’re joined by Fred Potter from leading payment company, Adyen. Fred answers our questions on all things PSD2 and SCA, along with the impacts and planning considerations for retailers.
4: Magento Commerce vs Open Source - Suitability, Feature Gaps & More
Nov 18, 2019 • 31 min
Welcome to the fourth episode of Re:platform, where we compare Magento Commerce with Magento Open Source. We’ll discuss the suitability of both versions for enterprise projects, key feature gaps, examples of large retailers using the open source version,…
3 - What’s The Best eCommerce Platform?
Nov 17, 2019 • 10 min
In this episode, James Gurd goes solo (with Paul away on holiday) and discusses how eCommerce platform assessment should be approached and the key areas that need to be reviewed.
2: Replatforming SEO Best Practice with Gerry White, from Just Eat
Nov 16, 2019 • 28 min
In this episode, Paul and James interview Gerry White, a highly experienced technical SEO professional currently running the SEO team at The episode is focused on approaching replatforming projects as an SEO, common issues, getting internal…
1: Understanding Common Replatforming Issues & Risks
Nov 13, 2019 • 24 min
Welcome to the first full episode from the Re:platform podcast series - by eCommerce consultants James Gurd and Paul Rogers. This episode is focused on common issues and risks when replatforming and how they can be countered.
Introducing the brand new Re:platform podcast with Paul Rogers and James Gurd
Nov 11, 2019 • 12 min
This is our welcome episode, where we introduce our brand new replatforming podcast; Re:platform. We’ll introduce ourselves (Paul and James), the concept for the podcast and we’ll provide a bit of an overview of what we’re intending on covering.