Kibo Named as a Challenger in 2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Digital Commerce and Ranked in 2023 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Digital Commerce Report

Kibo Named as a Challenger in 2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Digital Commerce and Ranked in 2023 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Digital Commerce Report

Company positioned as Challenger for our Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision

Kibo Commerce, a market leader in composable unified commerce solutions, today announced Gartner has recognized the company as a Challenger in the 2023 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce. The report identified 18 vendors in the digital commerce platform market and evaluated them based on their Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision.

This in-depth analysis aims to guide application leaders responsible for digital commerce, enabling them to make more informed and strategic decisions. Additionally, Kibo was ranked among 19 evaluated vendors in the 2023 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Digital Commerce report. “We believe composability and the ability to extend and scale our platform is a core strength of Kibo’s, appreciated by our clients with complexity in their businesses across all industries,” said Ram Venkataraman, CEO at Kibo.

“It’s an honor to be recognized by Gartner. We’re passionate about offering unique, composable capabilities across Order Management, eCommerce, and Subscriptions, without ever sacrificing the functionality and creative freedom that our customers deserve,” said Venkataraman. “The acknowledgment from Gartner of our position as a Challenger and our Use Case scores are particularly meaningful to us. Overseeing the experiences before, during, and after purchase, we are confident that Kibo stands alone in its ability to support a superior customer experience.”

Previous to this announcement, Kibo disclosed a succession of strategic technology partnership updates. These include announcing a collaboration with to expedite the creation of headless commerce experiences, extending its alliance with LogicBroker to empower brands to enhance their omnichannel commerce strategies, and forming a strategic partnership with Alloy Automation to augment its pre-built integrations. Furthermore, Kibo has declared its inclusion in the AWS ISV Accelerate Program and the Google Cloud Partner Advantage Program along with its presence in the corresponding marketplaces of AWS and GCP.

Venkataraman adds, “Our promise goes beyond traditional expectations, infusing simplicity and sophistication with a modern architecture. It’s not just about meeting needs; it’s about empowering businesses to buy only what they need, integrate with their unique technological landscapes, and customize without hindrance to their budget or business flow. Kibo’s composable commerce solutions are not just built for use; they’re crafted with care for immediate functionality, yet with the profound flexibility to adapt and innovate. That’s the essence of our commitment to our clients.”

To download the full Gartner Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce report, click here.

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About Kibo

Kibo Commerce is a composable digital commerce platform for retailers, manufacturers, distributors, and wholesalers who want to simplify the complexity in their businesses and deliver modern customer experiences. We are the only modular commerce platform supporting experiences that span Order Management, eCommerce, and Subscriptions. Companies like Zwilling, Ace Hardware, and Coastal Construction trust Kibo to bring simplicity and sophistication to commerce operations and exceed customer expectations.


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