Online Shop

Create your own e-commerce store easily and quickly
and start selling on the internet

Sell professionally and successfully on the internet
  • More than 50 professionally designed templates
  • Tools to market your products and services
  • Secure payment and delivery options
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Happy customers

Lillahopp

Ylva Elebro

Owner of Lillahopp, Berlin

"I chose Host Europe because it allowed me to design my web shop painlessly and without programming knowledge. I did not want the shop to look like an out-of-the-box shop, however I still wanted all the benefits of a ready-made shop. It's important for me to be able to manage the shop myself."

www.lillahopp.de

Latz&Hose

Antje Jainz

Partner Latz&Hose, Steinebach

"The shop platform is user-friendly, easy to use and always up-to-date."

www.latzundhose.de

Premiumweinshop

Helmtraud Atanassov

Owner of Premiumweinshop, Fürth

"Easy access to the e-commerce industry without needing much prior experience, unbeatable price/service ratio compared to the competition, support around the clock with fast response times."

www.premiumweinshop.de

It has never been easier to open your own Online Shop –
even without technical skills.

  • Over 120 shop templates to choose from
  • Easy updates via your browser
  • Optimised for smartphones and tablets
  • Comprehensive marketing features included
  • Many delivery and payment methods
  • From only CHF 29.90/month
Online-Shop

Silver

CHF 29.901 monthly Add to basket

Platinum

CHF 74.901 monthly Add to basket
Max. number of products i Max. number of productsHow many products are you looking to sell? If you’re starting small, our Online Shop Silver plans is ideal for a small web store with only a few products. If later on you wish to add more and grow your business, you can always upgrade to a more powerful plan to accommodate your needs.
1.000 10.000 20.000
Customisable products i Customisable productsWith this function you can allow customers to upload their own pictures, for example for printing on t-shirts or cups.
Optimised for mobile devices i Optimised for mobile devicesMore and more users are shopping using their mobile devices. With your Online-Shop you are prepared for mobile commerce because the storefront is dynamically adjusted for the best display on endpoint devices such as iPhones.
SEO Cockpit i SEO CockpitGet professional support so that your shop appears at the top of search engine results pages on Google, Bing etc. Analyse each page of your shop and optimise your product pages to help get more potential customers.
One-time setup fee i One-time setup feeThe fee is charged only once for the provision of the product.
14,90 CHF 14,90 CHF 14,90 CHF
Minimum contract period i Minimum contract periodPlease note that there is a specific minimum contract period for each package.
6 months 6 months 6 months
Billing cycle
monthly in advance monthly in advance monthly in advance
Premium Support i Premium SupportWe are happy to assist you whenever you need help choosing a product or service or setting up your products.
Free support via telephone & e-mail:
Mon-Fri: 9:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00 Free support via telephone & e-mail:
Mon-Fri: 9:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00 Free support via telephone & e-mail:
Mon-Fri: 9:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00

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Shop size

Max. number of products i Max. number of productsHow many products are you looking to sell? Online Shop Silver is a cost-effective way to start selling online with only a few items. If your product range grows you can always upgrade to a more powerful version with more items.
1.000 10.000 20.000
Number of product attributes i Number of product attributesAnytime you wish to add more products and expand your business, you can simply upgrade to a more powerful version that allows you to add more pages or categories of items.
20 50 50
Max. number of pre-defined product types i Max. number of pre-defined product typesDepending on the Online Shop plan, you can add a specific number of product types (e.g. jackets).
20 50 50
Storage i StorageYou will have a generous amount of storage space for images, graphics and data so you can present your products and offers in an attractive way.
1.000 MB 2.000 MB 4.000 MB
Max. number of pages/categories i Max. number of pages/categoriesAnytime you wish to add more products and expand your business, you can simply upgrade to a more powerful version that allows you to add more pages or categories of items.
100 1.000 2.000
Max. number of currencies i Max. number of currenciesWhen buying from your e-commerce store, give your customers the option to pay in their preferred currency. Apart from standard currencies such as Euro, GBP or USD you can also offer many additional currencies of smaller or larger countries.
2 100 100
Max. number of delivery methods i Max. number of delivery methodsYou can decide how many delivery options you want to offer in your shop or if you want to limit them.
15 30 30
Additional domains i Additional domainsOnce your Online-Shop has been activated you can order a domain via the customer information system (CIS).
10 50 100

Products

Customisable products i Customisable productsWith this function you can allow customers to upload their own pictures, for example for printing on t-shirts or cups.
Virtual goods i Virtual goodsThese are downloadable goods which the customer can download once they have paid for the order. For example: images, templates, software, music etc.
Product bundles i Product bundlesThe option to bundle items and offer them more cost-effectively in a bundle encourages customers to buy several products at once.
Product reviews i Product reviewsReviews are a good way for customers to share their opinions and experiences with your e-commerce store. They can rate from 1 to 5 and also add a written review which, if positive, can improve your shop’s reputation.
Product comparison i Product comparisonThis allows potential customers to compare products with each other and filter out the best ones for their needs.
Direct order form (item number and quantity) i Direct order form (item number and quantity)The simple direct order form shows an overview of the products in the shopping basket.
Promotional products i Promotional productsYou can highlight products on your online shop's homepage which are being sold at a promotional price.
Price lists with discounts i Price lists with discountsYou can also offer discounts as purchasing incentive to your customers using price lists with time limits. You can set different levels of volume by product, discounts for the complete shopping basket or price ranges for different currencies.
Advanced search functionality i Advanced search functionalityWith the extended search function, customers can also filter results by price, in addition to the standard functionality.
Filter by product attributes i Filter by product attributesDepending on the product attributes you have set up, customers can search for products according to attributes (i.e. yellow for the colour attribute).

Web design features

Optimised for mobile devices i Optimised for mobile devicesMore and more users are shopping using their mobile devices. With your Online-Shop you are prepared for mobile commerce because the storefront is dynamically adjusted for the best display on endpoint devices such as iPhones.
Over 50 colour customisable design templates i Over 50 colour customisable design templatesChoose a design for your shop from our collection of ready-made templates and customise it as you wish.
Customise via HTML i Customise via HTMLDo you wish to customise the design template even further to meet your requirements? No problem, you can customise the template by editing the HTML code.
Comprehensive design options with preview functionality (WYSIWYG, Drag & Drop, Inline Editing) i Comprehensive design options with preview functionality (WYSIWYG, Drag & Drop, Inline Editing)The preview shows you how your shop would look like live. Designing your web page is easy because you can customise all elements of your homepage without difficulties using the Drag & Drop feature which means literally dragging elements wherever you want. With the WYSIWYG editor, you have full control over your online shop’s pages.
Colour Manager i Colour ManagerYou don't have to worry about the colour tuning. Just select a colour from 19 pre-defined colours (customisable). You will be given 4 suitable colour suggestions, i.e. a three-colour harmony or complementary colours.
Automatic image size calculation i Automatic image size calculationConvenient and time-saving feature. You can automatically customise images that you load into your shop to fit your page layout.
Additional images for promotional products i Additional images for promotional productsPresent your products in an attractive slideshow which you can create by adding product images from your store.
Automatic site map i Automatic site mapRegister your shop with Google and automatically create a Google site map so the search engine can index your pages correctly. In the administration area of your shop you can also display all pages indexed by Google.
Customised page elements i Customised page elementsYou can create more attractive and effective pages if you insert images or graphics. The page areas of your shop can be adjusted in height and width as required.
5 15 100
Image galleries i Image galleriesOne image often says more than a thousand words. Utilise the persuasive power of attractive product shots and distinctive key visuals to present an even more appealing offer.
100 1000 1000

Integration with external marketplaces

Universal interface to product portals i Universal interface to product portalsWith a universal interface for product portals you can now offer your products in smaller or niche portals as well. Just assemble your information and the e-commerce system will create a suitable file for the chosen portal. Done.
preissuchmaschine.ch i preissuchmaschine.chAlert your customers to your products and lead them directly to your offers. Linking to one of the largest price search engines offers you this opportunity.
Google Merchant Center i Google Merchant CenterIncrease the reach of your marketing activities. You can link your online shop to Google Merchant Center and display your offerings via Google Shopping and many other Google services.
toppreise.ch i toppreise.chDo you want to reach customers in Switzerland and Liechtenstein? Make use of Toppreise.ch, the largest Swiss product comparison portal, now also accessible via Android app.
guenstiger.ch i guenstiger.chLink your offers to one of the largest Swiss price comparison portals and benefit from test reports, ratings and direct comparison with competitors.
LeGuide i LeGuideTake advantage of the immense marketing opportunities of LeGuide, one of Europe's largest shopping portals with more than 40,000 traders. Link your offers seamlessly to the local shopping portals of LeGuide.
eBay i eBayLink your shop to this well-known portal and sell you products on eBay. You can create twice the impact because your products can be registered in parallel in a second eBay category.

Marketing

Automatic cross-selling i Automatic cross-sellingBased on a statistical analysis of how often a product was bought in connection with another, your customers automatically receive a matching buying recommendation in addition to their selected product.
Manual cross-selling i Manual cross-sellingCross-selling assumes that add-on products or accessories (for example wine glasses for wine) will be perceived as added value by the customer. Once a shop visitor has identified the desired product, related items will be recommended.
SEO Cockpit i SEO CockpitGet professional support so that your shop appears at the top of search engine results pages on Google, Bing etc. Analyse each page of your online shop and perform search engine optimisation for your product offers.
Search engine friendly URLs i Search engine friendly URLsThis feature provides an automatic function to convert long URLs into short search engine friendly links. You can also use these short URLs in material like newsletters and flyers.
Google registration and XML Sitemap i Google registration and XML SitemapRegister your shop with Google and automatically create a Google site map so the search engine can index your pages correctly. In the administration area of your shop you can also display all pages indexed by Google.
Google Adwords i Google AdwordsPromote your e-commerce store and increase sales by running ads on Google AdWords. This ensures that your products are found more easily.
Gadgets i GadgetsWith features for including films and gadgets you can load external content like YouTube or Google Maps into your online shop.
RSS feeds i RSS feedsSet up RSS feeds and display news and other interesting content on your site from external sources.
Newsletter tool i Newsletter toolWith this script you can send individual newsletters to your customers by e-mail and keep them up-to-date with the latest news or offers.
Vouchers i VouchersBy sending out vouchers you can significantly increase your revenue as well as foster customer loyalty. For instance, you can issue a voucher with a percentage discount or waive the delivery costs.
Search i SearchAllow your customers to search for a certain product in your shop.
Trusted rating i Trusted ratingAdd Trusted Shop's customer reviews on your site and create trust among prospects, increase sales and help to optimise your own shop. Please note that you will require a paid account with the respective provider.
Product slideshow i Product slideshowPresent your products in an attractive slideshow which you can create by adding product images from your store.
Discount on payment method i Discount on payment methodDepending on the payment method, you can give out discounts to customers, either as fixed amounts or as percentage.
Customer groups i Customer groupsUsing this option you can assign customers to specific groups which show common characteristics. This allows you to display preferential prices on your online shop based on loyalty, amount in basket for example. All information is displayed as an overview in table form. You can sort the data in each column by name, land, customer group etc. in ascending or descending order.
Question about the product i Question about the productUse this feature to allow customers to ask questions about your products and help them make an informed decision.
Additional product information in PDF format i Additional product information in PDF formatAdd PDF files of the individual product pages complete with details which will be available for download by your customers.

Social Web

Facebook Shop i Facebook ShopTake advantage of the worldwide largest social network to increase your revenue! With only a few clicks you can link your shop to your Facebook fan page and sell your products via Facebook.
Share- / Like-Button i Share- / Like-ButtonYou can also link your online shop to your Facebook account. Just add Facebook Like buttons on your website the using drag 'n' drop feature.
Tell-a-friend i Tell-a-friendDisplay product recommendations on your site. You can also set up the maximum number of product recommendations per day and customer and whether everyone or only registered users can recommend products.
Blogs i BlogsSet up your own blog and gain new customers with interesting information about your products or the latest industry news. A blog is an ideal platform for cost-effective content marketing.
2 10
Forums i ForumsOffer you customers the opportunity to discuss your products and share tips and tricks. If required, you can always moderate. It's free advertising for yourself.
2 10
Guestbook i GuestbookAllow customers to share comments, ratings and their experiences doing business with you.
2 2

Security & Certificates

SSL encryption i SSL encryptionUse our SSL proxy server for encrypted file transfer. You don't even need your own IP address for this. You can also use the SSL proxy for certain areas of your website so that only these pages are opened using https.
Trusted Shop certification i Trusted Shop certificationShow your online shop is safe and secure by displaying the leading quality mark Trusted Shops. Please note that a paid account with the respective provider is required in order to use this feature.

Back-office

Generic customer account i Generic customer accountOn your e-commerce site you have the option to create an account for each of your customers which includes important data such as personal customer ID, address information, contact details, banking information and more. The account can be edited at any time.
Import/export of customer, product, category information (.csv) and order information (.txt) i Import/export of customer, product, category information (.csv) and order information (.txt)Transfer your product and customer information conveniently into your store via CSV import. You can just as easily export your shop data as a CSV file for further processing in other applications.
Product availability i Product availabilityIf some of your products are temporarily or not yet available for purchase you can make these clearly visible for your customers.

Statistics

Google Analytics i Google AnalyticsGoogle Analytics is one of the standards for successful web traffic tracking. You can integrate the Google Analytics interface easily into your website. Please note that you will need a Google account for this.
Standard statistics functionality (etracker) i Standard statistics functionality (etracker)Our online shops are equipped with a standard interface for the web control system eTracker. This enables you to evaluate and analyse the performance of your web store at any time in real-time using hard metrics, such as client base or sales per customer.

Payment and delivery

Standard payment methods i Standard payment methodsAll standard payment methods (invoice, cash on delivery, advance payment, direct debit, manual credit card payment) are available to you.
Product-dependent shipment options i Product-dependent shipment optionsYou will be able to offer your customers even more attractive conditions with different shipping options for different products.
Paying in instalments i Paying in instalmentsYou can also offer payment in instalments starting with the Online Shop Gold. You can set variable interest rates, for instance depending on contract period and amount. The monthly charges are calculated automatically and displayed to your customers.
Regions with specific delivery and shipping methods i Regions with specific delivery and shipping methodsWith Online Shop Gold and Platin you can specify regional settings which allows you to set specific delivery and shipping options for up to 20 different territories.
Creating invoices, delivery notes and credit notes i Creating invoices, delivery notes and credit notesBenefit from electronic invoicing and generate invoices, delivery notes or credit notes as PDF and send them via e-mail to each customer.
Minimum order i Minimum orderYou can determine minimum order values for individual products – in relation to order volume or total price.
Delivery charges i Delivery chargesDelivery charges Delivery charges can be set individually by you. You can choose between one price per currency, a fixed price (no additional charges from € XX) and flexible shipping charges, depending on weight, price or number of products in the shopping basket.
Choice of delivery method i Choice of delivery methodOffer you customers the opportunity to choose from several delivery methods the one that suits them best.
Delivery options (as gift, greeting card) i Delivery options (as gift, greeting card)Allow customers to choose whether they want to gift wrap or add a card to one or more of their purchased products.
Defining dependencies between payment and delivery options i Defining dependencies between payment and delivery optionsYou can combine certain payment methods with shipping options and make them dependant on one another.
Activation for electronic payment processes i Activation for electronic payment processesIn all e-commerce solutions you have the option of electronic payment methods via Worldpay, PayPal, ExperCash, Click and Buy, Moneybookers, PayPoint, Klarna and Saferpay, as well as the standard payment methods. This allows you to offer credit card payment or electronic direct debit schemes.
PayPal Express
Moneybookers
Saferpay
Ogone/Postfinance
WorldPay

Languages

Max. number of languages that can be used simultaneously in the shop i Max. number of languages that can be used simultaneously in the shopSell internationally by choosing different languages in which your online shop’s text is displayed.
2 13 13

Terms of Contract

Minimum contract period i Minimum contract periodThe minimum contract period is 6 months. The contract is renewed for another 6 months if it is not cancelled.
6 Month 6 Month 6 Month
Renewal contract period i Renewal contract periodIf you do not cancel your package at the end of the minimum contract period, the contract is renewed by the stated renewal contract period.
3 Months 3 Months 3 Months
Cancellation period i Cancellation periodThe cancellation period is 4 weeks to the end the contract period.
4 weeks prior to the end of the contract period 4 weeks prior to the end of the contract period 4 weeks prior to the end of the contract period
Options to upgrade i Options to upgradeYou can always switch to a higher package free of charge. Switching to a lower package is not possible.
Service Level Agreement (SLA) web hosting i Service Level Agreement (SLA) web hostingThe guaranteed support services and response times are outlined in the SLA Webhosting.
Premium Support i Premium SupportWe are happy to assist you whenever you need help choosing a product or service or setting up your products.
Free support via telephone & e-mail:
Mon-Fri: 9:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00 Free support via telephone & e-mail:
Mon-Fri: 9:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00 Free support via telephone & e-mail:
Mon-Fri: 9:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00
Satisfaction guaranteed i Satisfaction guaranteedYou can test our online shops for 30 days free of charge! During the trial phase you can cancel the package anytime. After the trial, the retroactive fee is charged automatically from the 1st month.
Price
CHF 29.901
monthly Add to basket
CHF 49.901
monthly Add to basket
CHF 74.901
monthly Add to basket

Three steps to getting your shop online

1

Setup

Our setup wizard guides you every step of the way while you set up your shop. Learn more about setting up your web store from our video tutorial. You do not need any programming knowledge.

2

Design

Customise your shop according to your needs in just a few steps. Adding products to your store is just as simple. Watch our tutorial to find out more about customising the design of your shop.

3

Publish

Is your shop set up and ready to receive customers? Just one more click and it’s published.

Get found on the internet - with the SEO cockpit

A good search engine ranking is one of the most important factors for your web store’s success. The SEO cockpit provides you with a professional and easy-to-use tool to optimise your pages. This helps customers find your shop in the top results on Google when they search for your store or products.

Create an attractive shop for your customers

Our online shops come with everything you need to succeed in e-commerce: professional shop features, stylish design templates and a clear user interface. You can offer your customers secure payment options and convenient delivery methods. Use the marketing and SEO features to advertise your products and increase revenue. You also benefit from regular software updates, at no extra cost to you!

You do not need to have any programming knowledge to design your shop. Just choose you desired design, add products and start receiving customers. If you get a Gold or a Platin plan, your shop will also be automatically optimised for viewing on smartphones and tablets. This means you can also reach the growing number of customers that use a mobile device to shop online.

Benefits

Easy to set up and manage

Step by step instructions in 13 simple units. Intuitive navigation, design templates that are quickly and easily customisable. Directly import customer lists.

All standard payment methods

We provide the standard payment options which you can add to your online shop, such as credit transfer and direct debit as well as many additional options: ExperCash, Klarna, Moneybookers, PayPal, PayPoint, Saferpay or Worldpay.

Price search engines: Listing + portals

Extend your reach by linking your products to price search engines. This allows customers to compare your prices and ratings against your competitors, and send new visitors to your e-commerce store.

Paying in instalments

Expand your customer base. You can set variable interest rates depending on contract period and amount. The monthly charges are calculated automatically and displayed to your customers.

Discounts

Offer your customers discounts and other incentives depending on the number of products they want to purchase or the total amount of purchased items.

Voucher codes

Create customer loyalty and increase revenue from new customers with voucher codes. Export campaign codes or send them directly to your their inboxes via an email newsletter.

Send newsletters

Stay in touch with your customers via e-mail and keep them up-to-date with the latest news or offers. Organise repeat newsletters and campaigns. Don’t forget to give your customers the option to subscribe to your newsletter from your shop.

Sell internationally

Reach more customers worldwide and increase your revenue by translating your shop into up to 13 languages. You can easily select in which language you would like your shop to be displayed from the admin area.

Sell on Facebook & Co.

Facebook Shop, Share, Like or Tell-a-friend buttons: Use the worldwide largest social network to increase your revenue! With only a few clicks you can link your shop to your Facebook fan page and sell your products via Facebook.

Trusted Shop ready

The seal reassures your customers that your company is trustworthy and, at the same time, guarantees them secure shopping on your e-commerce site.

Downloads: Music, e-books, images

Direct and fast – without any shipping costs. Our e-commerce solutions enable you to allow customers to purchase and download multi-media files of up to 30 MB (only available with the Gold and Platin plans).

Top positioning with Google

With the SEO Cockpit you get professional support so that you achieve the highest possible listing in search engines such as Google. Analyse each page of your shop and perform search engine optimisation for your product offers.

Google Webmaster Tools + XML Sitemap

Ensure a growing customer base. These two features help you to make sure that Google indexes your product pages even more efficiently.

Search engine friendly URLs

Turn long URLs that are unsuitable for search engines into short links. You can also use them for newsletter, flyer and social media posts.

Hosting features

Our online shops are equipped with comprehensive hosting features: Apart from the traffic flat rate, you will benefit from automatic backup, up to 250 e-mail addresses, antispam filter and a comprehensive WebHosting package for your internet presence.

Statistics

Evaluate and analyse the performance of your shops at any time in real-time using hard metrics, such as client base or sales per customer.

Analytics

Google Analytics is one of the standards for successful web traffic tracking. You can easily integrate the Google Analytics interface easily into your e-commerce website to get more information on the customer's behaviour on your site. Please note that you will need a Google account for this.

Back-office

You can use the merchant back-office to manage the orders for your shop conveniently and easily.

Free support

Contact trained experts that can really help you.
Suppor by telephoneby telephone 0800 66 99 66
Suppor by contact formby contact form send request now
Show footnotes

1Monthly plus one-off setup fee. The setup fee is CHF 14.90. The invoicing period is 6 months in advance, the minimum contract period is 6 months. For optional extensions, you may be charged additional one-off or monthly fees. The contract is automatically renewed for a further minimum contract period unless it is cancelled 4 weeks before the end of the contract period. All prices are inclusive of VAT.

You can test our online shops for 30 days free of charge without risk! You can cancel the plan at any time during the trial phase. After the trial, the retroactive fee is charged automatically from the 1st month.