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Top 100 Consumer Mobile App Development Company in the United Kingdom

July 2022

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The difference between a consumer app and an enterprise app is consumer mobile apps aim to make tasks easier for consumers. For example, an app like Mint is for budget planning and tracking; an app like Candy Crush is for playing a game. 

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      4.5
    • Quality

      4.6
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $75,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Founded in 2007, hedgehog lab is a global software consultancy of 200+ that specializes in multi-platform software and device innovation. Headquartered in London with six offices across three continents, their team architects, designs, and develops app solutions that prepare brands for the future of post-PC devices.

    Clients

    • Deliveroo
    • Standard Life Aberdeen
    • LaserShip
    • Go City (former: Leisure Pass Group)

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    hedgehog lab was hired by a petcare company to help manage their product roadmap on an interim basis. They were chosen for this project based on their expertise and customer-centric approach.

    "They really wanted to do everything possible to add value."

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  • 2
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.4
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $50,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Bournemouth, United Kingdom

    3 SIDED CUBE is an accredited app development and digital product agency headquartered in Bournemouth, England with additional locations in London, Chicago, and Washington, DC. Since their ambitious beginning in 2009, the team of about 38 has collaborated with startups and international organizations, reaching over 87 countries and more than 100 million global downloads. In addition to mobile app development, they also provide UX/UI design services to inspirational organizations.

    Clients

    • American Red Cross
    • UNHCR
    • Global Forest Watch
    • UNESCO

    Industries

    Notable Project

    3 SIDED CUBE was tasked with developing and designing an interactive website for a nonprofit. The site featured real-time data reporting on the challenges and solutions to the climate and nature crises.

    "3 SIDED CUBE was a pleasure to work with — they worked fast, fluidly, and iteratively."

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  • 3
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.7
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $100,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Salford, United Kingdom

    Apadmi is a 140+ member mobile tech group specializing in app development, IoT, and consulting for big data, BI, and SI. Founded in 2009 and based in Manchester, UK, their team excels at helping organizations use technology to achieve a competitive advantage.

    Clients

    • BBC
    • Argos
    • Lexus
    • Range Rover

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Apadmi serves as the mobile app development partner to a SaaS company. They used React Native to build iOS and Andriod solutions, including three software development kits and a sales demonstration app.

    "There’s a lot of expertise and passion on their team."

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  • 4
    • Scheduling

      4.6
    • Quality

      4.7
    • Cost

      4.2
    • NPS

      4.8
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Martlesham, United Kingdom

    Coderus is a software and mobile app development company based in Martlesham Heath, U.K., with offices in Cambridge and Norwich, U.K. The company, founded in 1998, has a team of more than 30 that provides mobile app development, IoT development, UX/UI design, product design, IT strategy consulting, wearable app development, and application testing services. Coderus serves small and larger-sized companies in various industries that include consumer products & services.

    Clients

    • INEOS Team UK (America's Cup)
    • EO Charging
    • Bowers & Wilkins
    • ELGA Veolia

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Coderus supports the development and QA pipelines of a charging system provider. They handle embedded software, cloud, and app development to streamline the client's product development and improvement efforts.

    "Coderus easily accomplishes their deliverables despite our unpredictable needs."

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  • 5
    • Scheduling

      4.5
    • Quality

      4.7
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      4.7
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    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Fortnight is a boutique design and development studio based in Manchester, U.K., with offices in London and New York. The studio, founded in 2014, has a team of more than ten that provides mobile app development, branding, product design, web design, and UX/UI design services to small and larger-sized companies. 

    Clients

    • OnePlus
    • Bumble
    • Thursday
    • Simba Sleep

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Fortnight was hired by a sustainable shopping company to completely to redesign the look and feel of their current website. This involved wireframing, creating high-fidelity prototypes, and more.

    "We appreciated their patience and ability to adapt."

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  • 6
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Glance Creative Ltd. is an app development firm founded in 2016. Based in London, the team of 10 specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI and wearable app development. They mainly serve small business and midmarket clients in the entertainment, media and consumer products industries. 

    Clients

    • The Times
    • The Sun
    • Universal Music
    • Lucozade

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Glance Creative developed a mobile app for a student housing company to combine resident services in one platform. The team provides ongoing maintenance. 

    "It was the first app I’ve developed with an agency and it was by far the easiest and smoothest run I’ve done."

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  • 7
    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      4.6
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Shoreham, United Kingdom

    Brightec is a native mobile app development company based in Brighton with a satellite office in London. Begun in 2006, their 10+ team creates agile and functional business solutions for both iOS and Android.

    Clients

    • Morrisons Supermarkets
    • Willis Towers Watson
    • Ziffit
    • KitchenCraft

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Brightec handled frontend development to help build a loyalty company's train ticketing app. They designed features and embedded ticketing information, provided by a third-party vendor, into the platform.

    "Brightec was a breath of fresh air — they sped up our processes with their can-do attitude."

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  • 8
    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.6
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $100,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Cardiff, United Kingdom

    Formed in 2003, Rantmedia is a mobile app development agency of 10+ designers, developers, and app testers. From their headquarters in Cardiff, this award-winning team provides innovative and outstanding digital solutions for organizations of any size.

    Clients

    • BBC London
    • Thales
    • NHS
    • Admiral Insurance

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Rantmedia developed a mobile application for an IT manufacturer. The team built an iOS/Android app to facilitate IT hardware recycling. The team also offered strategy for a tree planting incentive program.

    “Their passion for the project stood out from day one.” 

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  • 9
    • $75,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    The Distance App Developers is a mobile app development company based in London with an additional office in York, United Kingdom. Founded in 2009, the team of 24 specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, and application management and support. They work primarily with midmarket clients in the advertising and marketing, business services, and education industries.

    Clients

    • Eurotunnel
    • Virgin Trains East Coast/LNER
    • Adidas
    • EDF Energy

    Industries

    Notable Project

    The Distance App Developers took a prototype application—and application flowcharts—to develop and design an intricate Android application.

    “I noticed steady development progress and felt that the team’s management was professional.”

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  • 10
    • $50,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Reigate, United Kingdom

    Sonin is a mobile app development agency based in Reigate, England, and was founded in 2008. Their team of 28 employees specializes in mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design.

    Clients

    • FatFace
    • Morrisons & Schwartz
    • esure
    • The British Museum

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Sonin App Development has developed a user-friendly mobile app for a personal training business. The app gives users access to training programs, as well as live workout sessions.

    "They always find ways to make my ideas come to life within the app."

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    • Scheduling

      4.6
    • Quality

      4.6
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $100,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Waracle is a digital products specialist in the UK with offices in London, Glasgow, Edinburgh, and Dundee. Founded in 2007, the company has more than 150 employees delivering high performance apps for mobile, web, Internet of Things, mixed reality, artificial intelligence, and voice. Waracle operates across a range of industry sectors, from fintech, energy, and digital health, to industrial IoT and oil and gas.

    Clients

    • Virgin Money
    • Scottish Power
    • Sainsbury’s Bank
    • Royal London

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Waracle created an Android/iOS app to encourage more engagement with independent retailers. Besides featuring product information, the app allows retailers to buy promotional deals through a loyalty program.

    “Rather than just looking at the technical requirements, they took the time to understand our business and goals.”

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    • Scheduling

      5.0
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $50,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Digiruu is a digital firm founded in 2016 run by a team of fewer than 10 professionals. Based in London, the company lends their expertise in mobile app development, UX/UI design, and web design to clients ranging from startups to large enterprises, working in various industries such as consumer products, advertising, and media.

    Clients

    • Pretty Lavish
    • ByErim
    • The Climate Week NYC
    • Subconsciously

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Digiruu is building a mobile app prototype for a digital workout startup. The vendor will also be maintaining the platform with continual testing and updates. 

    "They provide honest and trustworthy advice and feedback for the client's propositions."

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    • Scheduling

      4.5
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.5
    • NPS

      4.7
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Bit Zesty is a custom software development firm. They provide custom software development, ux/ui design, web development, application management & support, and more and were launched in 2009. Their small team is London, United Kingdom-based.

    Clients

    • Oxford Medical Simulation
    • Trussell Trust (UK Foodbanks)
    • Queen's Awards for Enterprise
    • HMRC

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Bit Zesty upgraded and rewrote two existing apps for a health and safety software company. They developed upgrades for APIs, added new functionality, and more.

    "For any urgent issues we were able to contact them quickly."

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    • Scheduling

      4.7
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.7
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $50,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Manchester, United Kingdom

    Founded in 2010, Silverchip is located in Manchester, United Kingdom. Their team of 13 employees provides mobile app development and custom software development services for enterprise, midmarket, and small businesses.

    Clients

    • Suits Me Banking
    • England Squash
    • LGBT Foundation
    • Boundary Outlet

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Silverchip developed a documentation system to make it quicker and more customizable. They built out the database architecture and added a template builder. They developed with React, JavaScript, and C++.

    “They enjoy what they do, and it shows in what they deliver to their clients.”

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    • $50,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Ampersand & Ampersand is a mobile app development company based in London. Founded in 2011, the team of 19 specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design and wearable app development. They work primarily with small business and enterprise clients, mainly in the healthcare and medical industry.

    Clients

    • Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
    • Barts Health NHS Trust
    • Boehringer Ingelheim
    • TedX

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Ampersand & Ampersand worked on mobile app development for a healthcare platform. They developed iOS and Android apps for the healthcare sector, capable of integrating with various APIs. The client was impressed with the positive feedback the project received.

    “People like the app so far. Ampersand takes their work very seriously.” – Entrepreneur, Healthcare Platform

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  • 16
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Manchester, United Kingdom

    Based in Manchester, UK, Corporation Pop has been around for over a decade and is now an established part of the mobile and web development industry. The small team delivers powerful results to clients across several industries.

    Clients

    • NHS
    • The Cream Group
    • Live Nation
    • BBC

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Corporation Pop developed a new gaming experience using Unity for an immersive gaming company. The client provided thorough documentation, and then Corporation Pop created the artwork and sound and game design. 

    "Corporation Pop's team clearly cares a lot about the projects they're working on."

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  • 17
    • Scheduling

      4.5
    • Quality

      4.7
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      4.8
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    • $25,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Manchester, United Kingdom

    Digiryte is a web and mobile app development company based in Manchester, United Kingdom with another UK office in Preston. Since 2015, their team of 28 has been specializing in mobile app development, custom software development, and web development for midmarket clients. 

    Clients

    • NHS
    • Channel 4
    • Close Brothers
    • Hinch Property Management

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Digiryte developed a custom system to improve the client sign-up process for a legal firm. The system allows clients to fill their information online and automatically get an agreement document ready to sign.

    “Digiryte is very knowledgeable in their field, so they’re able to implement what we ask for.”

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  • 18
    • $10,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • Alvechurch, United Kingdom

    Exploding Phone is a software development and design firm founded in 2008. Based in Birmingham, U.K., the team of 10 employees specializes in mobile app development, web development and custom software development. They mainly serve small business and midmarket clients in the business services, manufacturing, and health care industries.

    Clients

    • The NHS
    • Taylor Wimpey
    • The Coleman Group
    • Capital Fireplaces/Solution Fires

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A health organization has tapped Exploding Phone's team to build their mobile app from the ground up. They've developed solutions to accommodate automated data organization based on date and intervention time.

    "They’re a responsive and adaptable partner that continuously devises innovative methods to refine our product."

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  • 19
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      4.8
    • Cost

      4.6
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Workin Geeks is a software company based in Moscow with more than 10 members. Founded in 2018, they are experts in custom software, web, and mobile app development solutions.

    Clients

    • Kinokhod
    • Evotor
    • Prime
    • CryptoTrader

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Workin Geeks is developing a mobile app for iOS and Android that supports a cultural heritage nonprofit. The app guides users to important locations and helps them connect.

    “With their skills, they will deliver the right product.”

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  • 20
    • $10,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Studio Graphene is a 90+ employee interdisciplinary team of strategists, designers, developers, and product managers. Studio Graphene is headquartered in London with studios in New Delhi, Lisbon, and Geneva. They collaborate with clients — from startups to established businesses — to define the details and specifications of projects, including custom software development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design.

    Clients

    • Diageo
    • Nesta
    • Harth
    • Mars

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Studio Graphene provided UI/UX design for an augmented and virtual reality company. The team was tasked to refresh the client's brand, update their website, and design their new app.

    "We are pretty happy with the result."

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  • 21
    • $50,000+
    • 250 - 999 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    DCSL GuideSmiths is a bespoke software development company headquartered in Farnborough, England with additional engineering centers in London, Manchester, England, and Madrid, Spain. Across international locations, they have a team of more than 250 individuals providing custom software, mobile application, and web development services to a diverse clientele. They support established businesses, nonprofits, government organizations, and startups

    Clients

    • Mitsubishi
    • Hospify
    • Skanska
    • Water Aid

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A real estate investment company hired DCSL GuideSmiths to provide customer portal development. They use different technologies to write the site's new iteration, develop the frontend, and host the software.

    "Their team has enabled us to get through the rough patches we’ve faced with our project."

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  • 22
    • $25,000+
    • 2 - 9 employees
    • York, United Kingdom

    Thumbmunkeys Ltd is a mobile app development company based in York, United Kingdom. This company was founded in 2012 and has 25+ employees. Thumbmunkeys Ltd is responsible for mobile app development, web development, and wearable app development.

    Clients

    • Capita
    • Transport for London
    • Stansted Express
    • SAP

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A motorsports company hired Thumbmunkeys Ltd to provide web development and design. They're helping the client rebrand their online presence and assist with social media and Google search optimization.

    "They've been handling everything, requiring minimal involvement on my end."

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  • 23
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Red C London is a mobile app development agency, founded in 1997. Based in London, their team of 11 specializes in mobile app development, web design, and UX/UI design. They work primarily with enterprises and midmarket businesses, focusing on financial services, government, and nonprofits.  

    Clients

    • Sony
    • Save The Children
    • NHS
    • Thames Water

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Red C London worked with an event advertising startup to create an iOS application. They provided development services to design and build an iOS-based mobile application.

    “Red C displayed great communication and development skills throughout the project. They worked at a competitive price and willingly performed corrections when necessary.” – Founder, Event Advertising Startup

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  • 24
    • $50,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • Belfast, United Kingdom

    Instil Software is a software engineering firm based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Founded in 2005, Instil has about 30 employees that work across a variety of industries. They offer custom software development, mobile app development, cloud consulting and software integration, IoT, and web development.

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Instil Software was hired by a software development company to build an Android version of their existing product. They're tasked with creating a reliable product that's optimized in speed and performance.

    "They’re a very impressive team that’s generous with their knowledge."

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  • 25
    • $5,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Heveloon ltd is a mobile app development company in London, United Kingdom. Founded in 2018, they have about 5 employees that serve mostly small-business and midmarket clients in the medical, business, and financial services sectors. Services include mobile app development, blockchain, and enterprise app modernization. 

    Clients

    • Cocconapp
    • TherapYOU
    • Cabalda
    • Wtatruffles

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Heveloon ltd provided custom software development services for a blockchain-powered fashion marketplace. This mainly involved API management and the implementation of blockchain tools.

    "They were a very professional and skilled team."

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  • 26
    • Scheduling

      4.4
    • Quality

      4.5
    • Cost

      4.4
    • NPS

      4.6
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    • $25,000+
    • 50 - 249 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Incepteo is an innovation-led ‘IDEA TO MARKET’ technology services firm providing 360-degree offerings starting from software development, hosting, support, and digital marketing. Our mantra is to deliver growth outcomes with entrepreneurial vision, effective user experience, and innovation. We bring start-up know-how, corporate maturity, and strategic techno- entrepreneurial experience on the table from inception to growth phases.

    Clients

    • Geodis
    • Betterlogic
    • Capium
    • Vision Engineering

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Incepteo designed the UX/UI for an online wellness platform using Adobe. They led an extensive discovery workshop to discuss the client’s vision and branding — the client also provided Incepteo with wireframes.

    “I was impressed with Incepteo’s designer, who went above and beyond to deliver what we needed.”

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  • 27
    • Scheduling

      4.9
    • Quality

      5.0
    • Cost

      5.0
    • NPS

      5.0
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    • $10,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    Old.St Labs is a software development business based in London. The business, founded in 2020, has a team of more than ten that provides custom software development, mobile app development, UX/UI design, web design & development, and AI services. Old.St Labs serves small and mid-market companies in the advertising & marketing, education, financial services, health care & medical, and legal industries.

    Clients

    • Kopona
    • Brain.Health
    • CityMunch App
    • Altus Investment Management Ltd

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Old.St Labs added a page on a branding agency’s website. They first met with the client to discuss the specifications. They then created mockups and implemented those on Netlify and Prismic.

     

    "They were flexible and professional, giving us advice on how we could efficiently manage our site in the future."

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  • 28
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • Sarratt, United Kingdom

    Clock Limited is a digital design and build company. Founded in 1997, the company is headquartered in Kings Langley, United Kingdom. They have a team of around 35 employees who focus on custom software, web, and mobile app development.

    Clients

    • International Tennis Federation
    • Leicester Tigers
    • Northampton Saints
    • Wall Street Journal

    Industries

    Notable Project

    A media company wanted to develop a website to manage their loyalty program and increase engagement. They chose to partner with Clock Limited after getting several recommendations about the vendor's work.

    "Clock's project management style is exceptional."

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  • 29
    • $25,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • london, United Kingdom

    Thought&Function is a digital agency founded in London in 2017 with no more than 10 members. They are experts in web development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design solutions for clients in the industries of financial services, education, and health care.

    Clients

    • DoctorLink
    • AllPlants
    • ProperCorn
    • Kano

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Thought&Function has developed software and a platform engine for a technology startup. They’ve worked on front- and backend development, UX/UI design, and product management to build the platform architecture.

    "They’ve really done the job, and we’re 100% satisfied with Thought&Function."

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    • Scheduling

      4.8
    • Quality

      4.9
    • Cost

      4.9
    • NPS

      4.9
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    • $50,000+
    • 10 - 49 employees
    • London, United Kingdom

    STAKK is a London-based mobile app company founded in 2020. With fewer than 50 employees, they specialize in mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design for clients that work in various industries, such as IT, business services, and the government.

    Clients

    • The British Museum
    • Nivoda
    • London North Eastern Railway
    • Tempus Magazine

    Industries

    Notable Project

    Stakk provides web development and maintenance services for a fitness company. They rebuilt the website, revamping MemberPress and matching the UX to the client’s app. Currently, they provide site maintenance.

    "I appreciate the amount and depth of communication we get from Stakk."

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