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Nautical Updates
June 20, 2023

McFadyen Digital and Nautical Commerce Partner to Provide Customizable, Extensible Multi-Vendor Commerce Solutions


Vienna, VA – June 20, 2023McFadyen Digital, a leading marketplace strategy and implementation agency, today announced it has formed a strategic partnership with Nautical Commerce to enable customers with complex B2B and B2C use cases to launch a highly customizable marketplace with confidence. As a complete multi-vendor commerce platform that provides commerce, fintech, and logistics capabilities in one solution, Nautical’s forward-thinking technology and strategic approach to implementation allow customers to build unique digital solutions with more flexibility and speed. It also eliminates the need for customers to invest in more than one platform. 

McFadyen Digital’s global team has over 25 years of commerce success and over 15 years of marketplace expertise. With McFadyen’s guidance, customers are empowered to maximize their return on investment and build a scalable, profitable ecommerce experience. 

“We’re thrilled to be working with McFadyen to help customers on their digital transformation journeys. At Nautical, business enablement is our top priority, and that goes beyond the technology itself. Proper guidance and strategy is a significant piece of the puzzle to ensure success in digitizing multi-vendor commerce,” said Ryan Lee, CEO and founder of Nautical Commerce. “I am confident that McFadyen’s expertise in business planning and management will be an invaluable asset alongside Nautical’s headless, composable technology. I look forward to partnering with McFadyen on many successful projects to come.”

“Nautical Commerce is an intriguing option in the marketplace platform space for those who prioritize flexibility and composability. Their cloud-agnostic microservices-based approach means those seeking a modern customization architecture have almost limitless options for their multi-vendor commerce needs,” remarked McFadyen Digital CEO & Author, Tom McFadyen. “This partnership allows us to offer our clients another reliable platform right-sized to their needs.”

The formal partnership represents a step forward in multi-vendor commerce by providing businesses with more accessible solutions to launch and scale their operations with less risk. 

About Nautical Commerce

Nautical Commerce enables B2B businesses, retailers, and brands to own their industry by using multi-vendor commerce models. With Nautical's headless multi-vendor commerce platform, businesses can build the multi-vendor experience their customers require in less time and with less risk. Whether a company is launching a new marketplace or leveraging the dropship model within an existing business, Nautical delivers the capabilities needed to make multi-vendor management simple for sellers and operators. To learn more, visit  

About McFadyen Digital

McFadyen Digital is the leading global agency for ecommerce marketplace strategy and implementation. We create award-winning digital shopping experiences for the world’s most prominent brands. Our clients seek to delight their customers with memorable online shopping experiences that scale, and we deliver those results on time and on budget. With a quarter century of experience with large enterprise commerce projects, our strategy, technology, design, and ongoing innovation services delivered from our offices in the U.S., Europe, Brazil, and India provide scalable and repeatable results. 

During 20+ years of global delivery, McFadyen Digital has optimized the quality, cost, and timeframe benefits of on-shore, near-shore, and off-shore team collaboration. We are honored to have enabled digital commerce and marketplaces for more than 10% of the Fortune 500 and hundreds of mid-market companies. For more information, visit or connect with us on LinkedIn

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