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Ecommerce Request for Proposal (RFP)

By Econsultancy,

This report is part of the Request for Proposal (RFP) Templates bundle.

About this RFP template

If you're considering working with an ecommerce platform provider, our Request for Proposal (RFP) template and guidance notes will improve your procurement process.

Focused on ecommerce, this template will help you construct a comprehensive statement of your company's needs.

For further information on choosing an ecommerce plaform provider, Econsultancy's Ecommerce Requirements Response Form will help in not only identifying the most suitable platform and supplier, but also in understanding the different vendors / solutions providers in terms of their technology and services.

The report is is suitable for use with our Ecommerce Platforms Buyer's Guide, which is relevant for anyone interested in understanding the current state of the marketplace.


The 34-page request for proposal template features the following sections:

  • Guidance notes
  • Checklist: Detailed business requirements
  • Ecommerce RFP template

Download the (free) sample RFP for the full table of contents.

Who this template is for

Our RFPs are for any marketer needing the services of a third-party supplier or agency.

Level of expertise

This template is designed for all levels. For further information on the topic, see the ecommerce topic page which curates the most recent ecommerce-focused Econsultancy research and blog posts.


  • Pdf SAMPLE: Ecommerce Request for Proposal (RFP) (548 KB PDF)
  • Pdf Disabled Ecommerce Request for Proposal (RFP) (535 KB PDF)

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