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HCL Commerce Agency

Welcome to elio, your HCL Commerce agency. We will show you why HCL Commerce is exactly the right platform to turn your e-commerce visions into reality and what lies behind "The Platform That Helps You Sell More".

What is HCL Commerce?

HCL Commerce is an e-commerce solution that can be fully customized to meet specific customer requirements. The complete package among e-commerce platforms is based on a modern architecture that allows various components to be individually and flexibly combined, expanded, exchanged and seamlessly integrated into existing systems.

These features of a technically excellent and highly compatible commerce platform make HCL Commerce a so-called "composable commerce platform" and a leading enterprise e-commerce solution.

HCL Commerce - The commerce platform that helps you sell more*

  • 220 billion dollars in annual online sales
  • More than 12,000 HCL Commerce storefronts worldwide
  • 20+ years of supporting business-critical customer journeys
  • 9 POCs added to the Innovation Factory core platform
  • 652% growth of the engineering team in 24 months
  • 100,000 orders per hour as a benchmark for scalability
  • 20 important expansions in 18 months
  • 60 % of the released functions are based on customer ideas
*Source: HCL Commerce

What makes HCL Commerce stand out?

As a modern omnichannel e-commerce platform, HCL Commerce enables the accelerated creation and management of online stores across multiple countries. HCL Commerce is characterized in particular by the following features:

Various sales and business models

  • B2C
  • B2B
  • B2E
  • B2B2C

Customized or out-of-the-box

  • Highly customizable
  • Extensive tools for business users
  • OOB Storefronts (B2B/B2C)

Performance, scalability and security

  • Responsive on every browser and device
  • Powerful search function thanks to AI
  • Countless storefronts on one instance
  • High data and system security

MACH architecture

  • Microservices based
    State-of-the-art microservices architecture enables complexity and process fidelity via language-independent interfaces
  • API-First
    A framework of various interfaces enables communication with any software system in the world
  • Cloud-native
    Cloud-native development approach to develop and operate applications entirely in the cloud
  • Headless
    Backend and frontend are separated from each other. This enables the individual and needs-based design of various store frontends.
Why HCL Commerce?

The great strength of HCL Commerce lies in the platform's enormous flexibility and huge range of functions. In addition to a high standard range of functions, specific features can be integrated and expanded on request. This enables HCL Commerce to meet the requirements of complex business models and offer a number of advantages over other e-commerce platforms. We present some of the exciting features of HCL Commerce below:

  • Flexible catalog management
    Manage product information and easily create personalized catalogs that meet the needs of your business models and customers
  • Multi-site implementation
    Patented, true inheritance model for fast implementation of multi/micro sites with full or selective asset sharing functionality
  • Search with NLP & Matchmaking
    Powerful, fully embedded search capabilities that index structured and unstructured content. Uses business rules to control search results, landing pages, product ranking, etc.
  • Headless Ready Commerce
    The provision of all commerce functions via REST APIs enables experiences across all channels.
  • B2B and B2C models in one instance
    Use B2B and B2C functions in one platform without separate installations.
  • Personalization/precision marketing
    Configure business rules to enable unique experiences based on browsing and shopping behavior.
  • Modern architecture
    Cloud-native solution that offers more time for innovation and less time for administration/maintenance of the platform.
  • Centralized business user tooling
    Business-friendly dashboards and tools make it easy to manage storefronts, content, orders and website users

HCL Commerce - Extract of various business results*

  • 86% year-on-year increase in online sales at a Fortune 20 retailer
  • 6 million online SKUs across more than 1000 contracts in 48 countries for a global electronics retailer
  • 500 online orders/second at a leading European fashion retailer
  • 4 million | 33% unplanned number of hits in an hour through TikTok advertising | Increase in online sales for a leading North American fashion retailer
  • 43 billion dollars in annual revenue from complex B2B pharma experience at a Fortune 20 company
  • 30% improvement in page speed response time with the latest version of HCL Commerce at a global automotive manufacturer
  • 15 weeks from project start to completion - cloud native scaling to three times the volume for a European toy company
*Source: HCL Commerce
Foto von Dr. Thomas Zeizel, dem Vize Präsident von HCL Software

"The partnership between elio and HCLSoftware is a complete success! Their expertise in e-commerce and digital experience is very impressive. Since the beginning of our collaboration, we have been working hand in hand to support companies in their digital transformation. elio is the perfect integration partner for HCL Software because they not only deliver best-in-class solutions, but also skillfully combine innovative technologies to develop customized applications to deliver significant value to our joint customers."

Dr. Thomas Zeizel (Vice President HCL Software)

The HCL Commerce services from elio

As an HCL Commerce Business Partner, we have in-depth knowledge of HCL and many years of experience in successful implementation projects. Customer centricity is our top priority. Your requirements are the starting signal for our solutions.

Advice and planning
Our experienced HCL team of experts is at your side right from the start. We analyze your requirements and develop a comprehensive strategy that is tailored to your individual business goals.

Customized design
Our design experts create visually appealing and user-friendly e-commerce platforms that strengthen your brand image and ensure a positive user experience.

Development and integration
From customization to seamless integration of third-party tools, our developers use proven methods to create a stable and powerful HCL Commerce solution.

Service & Support
Not only are we by your side during implementation, but we also provide ongoing optimization and maintenance to ensure your platform is always up to date and running smoothly.

Examples of possible HCL projects

New HCL Commerce project

Own development for HCL Commerce

SAP Commerce to HCL Commerce

commercetools to HCL Commerce

Adobe Commerce to HCL Commerce

Shopify to HCL Commerce

Spryker to HCL Commerce

WooCommerce to HCL Commerce

xt:Commerce to HCL Commerce

BigCommerce to HCL Commerce

OXID to HCL Commerce

Shopware to HCL Commerce

JTL to HCL Commerce

Sylius to HCL Commerce

Sana Commerce to HCL Commerce

How your HCL Commerce project with us works



Get in touch with us so that we can get to know each other and exchange basic requirements. You then draw up a specification sheet and we prepare an initial rough offer.


Scoping & offer

Through joint workshops, we concretize your requirements and create a suitable offer based on our detailed conceptual design.



Once you have approved the offer, we develop a project plan and start implementing the project.


Go Live

Your contact person.

Do you have questions about our services with HCL Commerce or about elio in general? Get in touch with Ruben Theerkorn. He will be happy to help you.

Ruben Theerkorn +49 (0)6403 - 7794 - 0