PWA Studio and other key findings from Magento imagine 2018

PWA Studio and other key findings from Magento imagine 2018

PWA Studio and other key findings from Magento imagine 2018 Imagine started eight years ago with a vision to connect the global eCommerce community. So the event brings together 3,000+ eCommerce experts, including merchants, agencies, and technology providers from over 50 countries to inspire, advance, educate, collaborate, and enjoy a unique Magento experience. Martin Ericson (Martin with over 8 years’ experience in the field of ecommerce and Johan Liljeholm, co-founder of Nordic Web Te...

PWA Studio and other key findings from Magento imagine 2018

Imagine started eight years ago with a vision to connect the global eCommerce community. So the event brings together 3,000+ eCommerce experts, including merchants, agencies, and technology providers from over 50 countries to inspire, advance, educate, collaborate, and enjoy a unique Magento experience.

Martin Ericson (Martin with over 8 years’ experience in the field of ecommerce and Johan Liljeholm, co-founder of Nordic Web Team) went to L.A to attend to the event. They summarised a couple of key findings.

PWA Studio

Magento has announced 'Progressive Web Applications (PWA) Studio,' a suite of tools for building online stores with app-like experiences. PWA Studio will allow solution partners and UX developers to deliver fast and simple front-end experiences on mobile devices.


Magento’s PWA Studio include:

  • Tools to personalize content

  • Build and manage all channels and experiences via one code base

  • Intuitive user experience with innovative commerce and CMS theming;

  • Modularized component architecture to help drive opportunities for extension resellers;

  • Purpose-built developer tools for fast prototyping

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Advanced payments and shipping options

New integrations have been announced with for example Amazon Pay and Vertex to expedite the checkout process, provide flexible payment terms, and deliver instant and accurate tax and shipping rates.

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DHL Premier Partnership

The industry-leading Deutsche Post DHL Group has joined Magento as a Premier Partner.

Together, Magento Commerce and DHL will work together to provide merchants with progressive and flexible shipping options.

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Magento Association/Community Insider program

Finally, the new Magento Association and Community Insider Program are designed to drive more collaboration with the company for over 315,000 developers and 4,000 agencies.

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NEW Release: Magento Commerce 2.2.4

Magento is leading the charge with another powerful product release. This latest version of Magento Commerce (2.2.4) provides tools to reduce cart abandonment, simplify operations, and deliver a better shopping experience.

Release highlights include:

  • Quicker checkouts and flexible payment options with Amazon Pay for example, available out-of-the-box.

  • Fast, accurate tax calculations and returns generation with an integrated tax solution from Vertex.

  • Streamlined fulfillment with access to carriers, rates, and returns processing right from the Magento Admin with Magento Shipping.

  • Optimized performance delivering faster image loading and search results, plus over 300 product quality enhancements.

Writer: Martin Ericson och Johan Liljeholm