Merixstudio provided development and management services for a Magento e-commerce site that served a multicultural audience. They handled design, server setup, programming, and integration.
The website was successfully completed without problems or delays. Merixstudio won acclaim for their professionalism, swift communication, and expertise in all areas of development.
"They were always very thorough in their communication and acted professionally."
Please describe your organization. What is your position?
I was the project manager for corporate website management and e-commerce website development projects for Toshiba Gulf FZE.
What business challenge were you trying to address with Merixstudio?
We were looking for website development and website management services for our corporate website. We needed to partner with a company with a broad range of experience in e-commerce website development that could understand our company requirements. We needed a company with excellent design and programming capabilities that could create a website for a multicultural group of people that would be using our site in the Middle East.
Please describe the scope of their involvement in detail.
It was a complex project that Merixstudio completed end-to-end, starting with the initial design, wire framing, server setup, programming and full delivery of the responsive Magento website. They also integrated third party payment capabilities and uploaded content, all following our companies’ strict guidelines.
How did you come to work with Merixstudio?
We made a shortlist of 10 companies from all over the world based on their own websites, ratings, and feedback. Then, we sent them an overview of the project, asking for interest, price estimate and timeline for the project. We paid attention to the companies’ capabilities and responsiveness.
Could you provide a sense of the size of this initiative in financial terms?
The project cost around $50,000 total.
What is the status of this engagement?
The project ended towards the end of 2014 and took 4 months to complete.
How did Merixstudio perform from a project management standpoint?
Merixstudio was a superb partner and were very quick to respond whenever we needed them. They were always very thorough in their communication and acted professionally. They were also very accurate on timing and never missed a deadline. I’ve enjoyed working with them and got a great end product.
Is there anything Merixstudio could have improved or done differently?