: The cost can range significantly from $30,000 to $700,000, depending on the app's complexity, features, and customizations.Time:
Development time can take anywhere from 6 months for a basic ecom app to over a year for highly sophisticated shopping apps.Team Required:
A substantial in-house team is necessary, including a project manager, head of e-commerce, as well as design, marketing, and product specialists.Pros:
- Freedom implement advanced features like AR, custom animations, and gamification.
- Freedom to design a super-customizable app that aligns perfectly with your brand identity.
- The ability to implement complex functionalities tailored to specific business needs.
- Requires significant financial investment and a dedicated team on the retailer’s side.
- The final cost often exceeds the initial estimates due to project scope changes.
- After launch, you face ongoing maintenance, the need to update for new OS versions, and continuous development to meet customer needs, tying you to the studio indefinitely.
- All processes you need to build from scratch.