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 a content management system that helps global enterprises with multiple brands, subsidiaries, and franchises manage, optimize, and scale content across languages and channels.  Brands such as Dairy Queen, Newell, Firstmac, Telus, and Comcast have chosen dotCMS for its unique ability to manage thousands of sites and consolidate multiple CMSs onto a single, unified instance of dotCMS to streamline content management across teams while saving money on platform costs.

dotCMS’ universal approach to content management also means that companies have the choice to deliver content traditionally or headlessly. Headless developers can work within the front-end framework of choice while still providing marketers with visual editing tools so they can go to market with their business-critical content and decrease their dependency on technical teams.