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Flying Spares

International B2B Magento with 240k catalogue, Khaos Control Integration and digital marketing.
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Stone Computers

Adobe Magento Commerce B2C, B2B portal and PunchOut sites and bespoke loan payment solution.
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Alan Paine

Multisite, B2C migration from Magento to Shopify Plus with ERP integration.
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Haws Watering Cans

B2C eCommerce strategy, UX improvements, AdWords and Klaviyo email marketing management.
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Alan Paine

Multi-site, B2C migration from Magento to Shopify Plus with ERP integration.
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Roger Clark Motorsport

B2C and B2B migration of bespoke, global automotive parts website to Shopify.
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Born from a retailer

Read the full story of how our award-winning retail business developed into magic42.
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Expert UK Shopify Developers

We love being a part of the Birmingham technology scene. Whether you are looking for Shopify eCommerce Solutions or expert web developers, our Birmingham UK based Shopify development agency has a solution to help your Shopify website stand out from the crowd.
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Shopify

Our Shopify experts are experienced in design, development, integrations and support to grow your eCommerce site. We can create a conversion-focused website for those looking to migrate.
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Shopify Plus

Our eCommerce experience can help you launch, grow or migrate your brand to Shopify Plus. We can offer advice on the best apps, sales strategies and designs to maximise your conversions.

Born from an award-winning retailer

We started life as a Birmingham-based online retailer in 2000, growing to turn over £12 million in selling electronics and accessories to international markets. Born from this retail success, we formed magic42 in 2018 to help established clients do the same. Since then, we have used our unique knowledge and experience to evaluate, build and integrate platforms for countless UK eCommerce businesses.

Today, our Birmingham-based eCommerce development agency provides B2B, B2C, multi-channel and international websites to clients all across the UK. Our team of knowledgeable developers are qualified in Shopify, Shopify Plus, Magento Open Source, Adobe Commerce and more to help develop and migrate your site to suit your business requirements. Alongside our real world experience, we can help power your website by retail success.

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Support needed?

Looking for expert support? Our team of experienced Shopify developers will help you get the best out of your platform.
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Replatforming?

Looking to migrate your site to Shopify by working with a professional, UK based team? Find out how we can help you achieve your goals.
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New project?

Moving to Shopify? Need a specific project delivered? Find out how our trusted "Method & Magic" approach to project delivery will help your business.
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Why use a UK Shopify development agency?

As a UK-based eCommerce website development agency, our team of expert UK Shopify developers understand the needs of UK businesses. Starting from a friendly face-to-face meeting, we’re able to discuss your business needs in real-time. With an understanding of what works best in a UK marketplace, these discussions lead to the development of a successful Shopify eCommerce website with ongoing support in the same time-zone.

Shopify Design & Development

Our conversion focused Shopify web designs ensure your hard-earned traffic engages with the right parts of your sites to drive up your sales. We pride ourselves on creating well-designed eCommerce websites and Shopify experiences for every store we work with.
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Shopify Support

Our real world experience ourselves gives us the edge when advising you on how to grow you online business. We’re friendly, professional and available with deep eCommerce and Shopify expertise. Our Shopify developers can give you proactive Shopify retainer support for your eCommerce platform. Get in touch with our team today to find out how we can help.
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eCommerce Innovation

No eCommerce site should stand still if it’s to grow. We pride ourselves on the innovation we bring to our clients. Get fresh ideas and a new eCommerce strategy for growth with us.
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Why you should work with our web development agency

magic42's unparalleled eCommerce and Shopify experience will help you launch, grow or migrate your brand to Shopify or Shopify Plus. We offer advice on the best apps, sales strategies and designs to maximise your conversions. There are plenty more reasons to work with us:

  • Birmingham web development, Shopify and Shopify Plus agency
  • Bespoke eCommerce website built by UK Shopify experts
  • Work with an experienced Shopify development company born from retail
  • Innovative web design and development by UK Shopify developers
  • Work with the agency’s large team of skilled eCommerce web engineers
  • Shopify retainer support during UK hours.

Our Shopify Projects

Theme development

Stand out from the crowd with our Shopify theme development expertise. Using the powerful Liquid template language, we will create a unique theme for your website that is attractive, optimises your content and uses best SEO practices.

Shopify Vs Shopify Plus

With our expert knowledge of Shopify Plus, we will guide you through the various options and present cost-effective recommendations that will match your business needs and longer-term growth.

Migrate data into Shopify

Moving from Magento, WooCommerce or a bespoke platform? We have the expertise to guide and help you every step of the way – moving from your existing platform to Shopify.

Shopify Integrations

We will guide you through the various Shopify integration options – including payment, marketing, analytics, review management, stock & pricing, orders, customers, workflow automation and more.

App selection

The Shopify App Store is vast, with over 4000 available. We will take the pain out of this process, selecting the key apps you need, which reflects value for money while providing the most impact for your website.

App development

Regardless of how many apps there are in the App Store, the need for bespoke solutions or enhanced capabilities remains. With our experienced team, experts at Shopify app development – we will build the functionality you need.

International multi-stores

With our vast knowledge of working with international stores, including our own retail origins with websites all around the world – we will help you expand your business to other countries with our Shopify Multi-Store expertise.

B2B & Trade

Optimise your Shopify store for B2B customers, with carefully crafted tiered pricing structures and targeted wholesale trade prices. We will guide you through the best Shopify B2B practices, to attract large volume orders and incentivise loyalty to your website.

Don't just take our word for it...

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Rich Pennock

"magic42 have been a pleasure to work with. Very knowledgeable, super proactive, organised and transparent. It has helped us manage a complicated sector of our business and allowed us to focus on running the day to day."

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Ed Hill

"Alex and team did a great job steering our team and helping us customise where needed within our Shopify theme and recommending the route for our website with apps and development."

Love Orchids

loveorchids.co.uk
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Ash Heaton

"The guys at magic 42 have reignited my faith in IT/Web companies. The most refreshing thing for us has been the utter transparency. The work delivery, ongoing support and vision for our project has been superb."

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Contact us if you are looking to:

  • Improve an existing eCommerce site
  • Migrate to Shopify from another platform
  • Integrate Shopify with another system
  • Build a Shopify app
  • Get some advice about the best platform for your business

Shopify Experts

magic42's unparalleled eCommerce and Shopify experience can help you launch, grow or migrate your brand to Shopify.

Expert Development, Design, Support, and Innovation, all in one place

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much do I have to pay for Shopify?
Shopify is a pay-monthly platform, with a tiered pricing structure varying from £25-£344/month. Each price tier depends on the number of users and additional features, and has its own per-transaction fee. Alternatively, Shopify Plus is available at $2,000/month (approximately £1,700/month), which includes 9 additional expansion stores alongside a main store.
Does Shopify take a percentage of sales?
Depending on your package, Shopify has a per-transaction fee. For online credit card transactions, Shopify has a rate of 1.6%-3.1% plus a rate of 20p-25p per transaction. For in-person credit card transactions, Shopify has a rate of 1.5-1.7%. For payments processed by other providers (non-Shopify payments), Shopify has a rate of 0.5-2%.
Does Shopify integrate with other systems?
Absolutely – Shopify integrates with a huge variety of systems, including marketing tools (e.g. Hubspot and Mailchimp), accounting systems, inventory management systems and more. There is a huge marketplace of Apps available for all kinds of integrations.
How much should I budget for Shopify apps?
The pricing for apps varies, with some apps being totally free and others having a monthly cost. A typical app can cost around £25/month, therefore for 5 apps it would work out at roughly £125 a month alongside your main Shopify plan.
Does Shopify host websites?
Shopify does not host websites, it only hosts stores. Shopify is an eCommerce store platform, not a website hosting service.
Do I own my Shopify store?
When using Shopify, you have full ownership of your store and data – including the domain name. It’s fully possible to migrate pre-existing stores to Shopify, as well as migrate from Shopify to other third-party eCommerce sites should you need to.
Can I easily change Shopify Development Agencies?
Changing agencies with Shopify is much easier than other platforms. Using collaborator permissions, you can give Shopify Partners direct access to your Shopify admin areas. With adjustable collaborator permissions, you can limit the areas they can have access to. Having a Shopify Partner as a collaborator does not count towards your Shopify staff limit.

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