E-commerce website design agency

With e-commerce website sales expected to represent 21% of discretionary spending in New Zealand by 2021, can you really afford not to be on top of the game? Alexanders is an e-commerce web design agency with the knowledge and experience to guide your e-commerce journey and give you the best chance of success when it comes to selling online.


Define your target
Are you selling B2B or B2C? Do you offer products or services? As an e-commerce agency, we can help you find your e-commerce sweet spot and build an e-commerce website that drive sales online.


Choosing the right e-commerce platform
Get started or scale up with Alexanders, an e-commerce design agency. We design and build e-commerce websites in WordPress/WooCommerce and BigCommerce.


Maximise your sales opportunities
Discover relevant keywords, be more visible on Google and spend more time doing business, not hunting for it.


Remove barriers to purchase
Based on a deep study of user behaviour on your e-commerce website, we find and fix the main barriers to conversion. Guaranteed success. Make an informed decision based on real data from A/B testing.


Multiply results

Talk to us about setting up your feed to Google Shopping and get an immediate boost in sales.


Reduce attrition

Accelerate your success by adapting to customer behaviour and meeting them on mobile. The mobile first philosophy focusses on the smartphone screen first then scales the design to meet desktop requirements.


Mitigate Risk

If you have an unresponsive web manager, security issues, or a slow site letting you down, get in touch to discuss our hosting packages and say goodbye to hosting headaches.


Build credibility

Customer reviews are a great way to build credibility on your site. Shopper Approved is our recommended rating system. It handles text as well as voice reviews making it super easy to manage this otherwise tedious task.

We take care of your online presence and generating leads so you can take care of business

Compare e-commerce platforms

Shopify vs Magento vs WooCommerce vs BigCommerce


Ideal for startups


Cheap to start

Easy to build / lots of programmers

Pay for what you want


Pay for many features now standard in other platforms

Plug-in firefighting and compatibility issues

High fees for payment gateways


Suits large corporates with internal IT departments


Large, scalable platform

Highly customizable

Open source code


Expensive to maintain

Long build time

High total cost of ownership


Easy to build using WordPress & ideal if only a few products


Most websites built on WordPress

Easy to build

Good shopping cart and payment gateway


Cart requires integration

Limited product catalogue size



Scalable and reliable


Best out-of-the-box solution

Easily scalable

Low total cost of ownership


Greater upfront costs

Reduced range of free themes

Requires an integration partner

Reasons to choose Alexanders

Reduce ongoing website maintenance costs

With easy-to-use content management systems that allow you to control and update content yourself. Your changes are published immediately so it’s easy and speedy to show off your recent work.

Stylish and substantiated design

As an established web design company, we take pride in producing a considered, robust site that reflects your culture and appeals to NZ or international audiences.

Technical support

Google partners, certified Big Commerce developers, certified Amazon Web Services hosts. Real people just a phone call or email away.

Flexible cost solutions

Get started in a way you can add to and build up. Template or custom site; local NZ in-house programmers as well as a reliable offshore Asian web development team make scaled solutions achievable – at your pace.

Web design + web marketing

After your web design goes ‘live’, we continue working with you to develop ideas to generate traffic to your website. Even before it starts, we’ll show you how planning and integrating keywords now can influence higher rankings on go live.

Results oriented

Our services go beyond web design, we’re also analytics, SEO, and conversion experts! We’re committed to your long-term success, building relevant traffic and providing a natural course of action designed to generate enquiry or sale.

Transform your e-commerce website into a 24/7 salesperson that feeds your hungry engine with a consistent stream of sales – so you can spend more time doing business, and less time hunting for it.

Get In Touch

Give our Christchurch web design team a call on 03 3488 477 today or drop us a line below.

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