E-commerce and digital specialist repositions itself for the future
Munich/Mainz, December 10, 2019: netz98, Germany’s leading Magento partner and specialist for digitalization and e-commerce joins valantic. The latter is among the fastest growing companies in the market for digital solutions, consultancy and software. For netz98, the merger with valantic is a logical step towards becoming a futureproof service provider for digitalization after recording rapid growth itself over the last few years.
By merging with valantic, netz98 is once again strengthening its competence in strategic consultancy. “We are now able to better support our customers along the entire value-creation chain”, explains Tim Hahn, Managing Director of netz98. From consultancy to operations to the further development of digital processes and infrastructures, netz98 now has the opportunity to make use of the experts in industry, technology and processes at valantic’s Competence Center and to create comprehensive solutions for digital challenges. “valantic gives us the opportunity to grow beyond ourselves, to develop more quickly and to meet the requirements of the market and our customers optimally”, Tim Hahn continues.
Two of a kind
“The vision of a holistic service provider for the digital future and shared values – that’s what connects us to netz98”, explains Dr Holger von Daniels, CEO and Partner at valantic. “In terms of customer experience, we are already well ahead in the GAS market. Our aim is to be technologically agnostic and to have strong technology-oriented teams so that we are able to offer the right solutions whatever the customer’s scenario. With netz98, we have now secured Germany’s leading Magento experts for ourselves and thus a highly competent partner for our Digital Customer Experience segment”, Daniels continues. Through its subsidiaries, valantic is represented in 25 locations throughout the GAS region, and its team of more than 1,000 specialist solution providers and developers helps to generate turnover of more than 150 million euros a year. More than 1,000 customers from the different industries, including 20 of the 30 DAX corporations, make use of valantic’s service portfolio, which spans IBM and SAP solutions, big data and business analytics, and logistics and supply chain management, as well as artificial intelligence, customer engagement and commerce.
Part of valantic – with a line of its own
“The merger with valantic offers us and our customers huge advantages”, explains Tim Hahn. netz98 will continue to operate independently and under its own name, however, and its management will also remain in the hands of Tim Hahn and Ingo Janssen. “In the future too, we will continue to make our lengthy experience, specialist expertise and agile methodology available to our customers for their digitalization projects”, stresses Tim Hahn. “We are theleading Magento experts in Germany and will continue to expand our position in the Adobe environment. The aim here is to become number one among the German partners for the Adobe Experience Cloud products.”