commercetools and dotCMS Announce Partnership

Feb 07, 2018

Durham, NC and Miami, Florida – commercetools, a leading cloud-based enterprise commerce platform, and dotCMS, a leading Java-based content management system, today announced they have entered into a partnership agreement to support the firms’ mutual growth in the US.

“dotCMS and commercetools share the belief that an API-first architecture provides maximum flexibility and freedom for today’s digital innovators,” said Arthur Lawdia, President of commercetools. “We’re excited to have dotCMS join our partnership network so that we can offer our mutual customers a content and commerce solution that helps retailers and brands deliver customized experiences across every touchpoint.”

“We want our clients to see the vision we see of a digital experience platform (DXP), which isn’t a product, but a combination of software and digital practices,’ “remarked Ralph Miller, CEO of dotCMS. “We strive to share with our enterprise clients the value of a cohesive strategy to enable the digital experience they want to enable. We see the vision, quality product, and now momentum created by the commercetools team and we’re excited about bringing our combined offering to the market.”

About commercetools

commercetools is a next-generation software technology company that offers a true cloud commerce platform, providing the building blocks for the post-web era.  Our leading-edge API approach helps retailers create brand value by empowering commerce teams to design unique and engaging digital commerce experiences everywhere – today and in the future.  Our agile, componentized architecture improves profitability by significantly reducing development time and resources required to migrate to modern commerce technology and meet new customer demands.

The innovative platform design enables commerce possibilities for the future by offering the option to either use the platform's entire set of features or deploy individual services, á la carte over time.  This state-of-the-art architecture is the perfect starting point for customized microservices, enabling retailers to significantly reduce time-to-market for innovative commerce functionalities.

With offices in Germany and the United States, B2C and B2B companies from across the globe including well-known brands in fashion, E-Food, and DIY retail trust commercetools to power their digital commerce business. Visit for more information

About dotCMS

dotCMS is the most agile, scalable and secure content management system for enterprise. Built on leading Java technology, dotCMS is an open-source, hybrid-headless content management system that gives developers the flexibility of a headless CMS while equipping marketers with no-code visual content authoring.  Whether you're building a network of global websites, an employee intranet, customer portal, or single page web application, dotCMS helps you manage content, images, and assets in one centralized location and deliver them to any channel.

Founded in 2003, dotCMS is a privately held US company with a global network of certified development partners and an active open source community. dotCMS has generated millions of downloads and more than 100,000 implementations and integration projects worldwide. Notable customers include: Telus, Standard & Poors, Hospital Corporation of America, Royal Bank of Canada, Comcast, Thomson Reuters, Dairy Queen, City Furniture, Varo Bank, Lennox International, Firstmac and Newell Brands.