Compare Demandware vs. Shopify

Demandware is ranked 4th in eCommerce Platforms with 2 reviews while Shopify is ranked 9th in eCommerce Platforms with 1 review. Demandware is rated 5.6, while Shopify is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of Demandware writes "New functionalities include membership awards and order sourcing awareness. Cloud services need improvement". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Shopify writes "Multi-channel sales capability and support for unique discount codes". Demandware is most compared with CloudCraze Commerce, SAP Hybris Commerce and Magento, whereas Shopify is most compared with NetSuite SuiteCommerce, Demandware and SAP Hybris Commerce.
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Pros
​Ability to quickly add content and manage products along with associated web content easily.Not having to worry about maintaining one's own infrastructure.

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It has a brilliant inventory system to help you manage your store.

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Cons
Needs better access to code and customizability of the solution.Multi-tenant infrastructure is a blessing and a curse.

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I would like to see a feature that allows us to access all of the platforms in Shopify, like Facebook and Instagram messages, so we can easily reply to connect to our customers.

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This is the only platform to enforce its own transaction fee unless you use Shopify Payments Content, which doesn’t automatically reformat when you switch themes.

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4th
out of 48 in eCommerce Platforms
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3,736
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2,897
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2
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9th
out of 48 in eCommerce Platforms
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1,011
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894
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0
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Overview

Demandware Commerce delivers the speed, agility, innovation and superior economics required to master the new retail reality of constant and unpredictable change. Our enterprise retail solution is powered by a central cloud platform to drive consumer engagement across all devices, channels and geographies. Our cloud platform is open and extensible, and provides retailers with the enterprise scale required for complex operations. It includes a flexible retail data model with core commerce functions that remain consistent across user applications and channel delivery. It also includes a platform API that allows unique development without disrupting the flow of Demandware's continuous updates. Demandware Commerce enables both business and technical users within a retail organization to work with intuitive commerce applications. Leveraging omni-channel merchandising and marketing functionality, retailers can develop unique capabilities and create engaging shopping experiences that differentiate their brand and convert consumers to buyers. Unique consumer experiences and business logic are stored centrally and can be quickly deployed across the retail enterprise through the commerce accelerator, a combination of reference applications, Open Commerce APIs and LINK integrations. With this combination, Demandware Commerce removes the barriers and complexities of traditional licensed and hosted software, and allows retailers to execute the strategic business initiatives that drive growth.

Shopify is an e-commerce company that develops computer software for online stores and retail point-of-sale systems.
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