Spreadshirt and Blown Away raising awareness through clothing

From trauma to triumph – Simon Harmer launches official Blown Away collection with Spreadshirt

London, 31 March 2015, Spreadshirt has today announced its newest UK shop partner, Blown Away. Blown Away is the creation of Simon Harmer, a motivational speaker and former medic injured during his service in the British Army, who uses humour in his designs and in life to raise awareness, motivate and inspire people.

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Spreadshirt Reorganises Mobile Shopping & Sees Strongest Christmas Season in Company History

Year-end Rally Follows Investments into Platform to Make Selling Easier

London, 10 March 2015: Spreadshirt, the print-on-demand, ecommerce merchandising platform saw sales up in December alone by 18% to 11.8m euros (£9.5m), compared to 2013. The company recorded its best ever Christmas sales in 2014; over 300,000 orders were shipped worldwide during this period. The biggest order day was December 15th with 19,200 orders.

Philip Rooke CEO Spreadshirt“Platforms that help consumers and business sell and market their ideas have proven to be billion dollar businesses” says Philip Rooke, CEO of Spreadshirt. “We have created this for merchandising and design ideas in the new global, mobile and social marketing environment of today. Growth rates are going to increase tremendously in the coming years. A key success factor is creating an easy and straightforward process to upload and globally publish ideas on merchandising. We have made significant improvements to our platform in 2014 and have seen the return in increased sales. We are continuing this work to radically improve and expand on our platform in 2015”.

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Spreadshirt is Mobile Category Finalist in Drapers Digital Awards 2015

Improvements to the touch and mobile platform experience shortlisted for ‘Best Use of Mobile’

London, 13 February 2015 Spreadshirt the e-commerce platform that enables people and brands to create, sell and buy ideas on merchandising has been shortlisted in the Best Use of Mobile category for the 2015 Drapers Digital Awards. The Awards recognise and celebrate digital excellence in the retail industry, with finalists that are the embodiment of ecommerce innovation for their customers.

Philip Rooke, CEO at Spreadshirt commented “We are extremely honoured to be finalists in this prestigious category. We set out to make 2014 our year of the mobile experience. As a result, we saw conversions via mobile phones double in December and basket size go up five-fold, showing that consumers are not just using their mobiles to browse, but can be converted into enthusiastic buyers.”

The winner will be announced at the award ceremony on 30 April 2015 in London.

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