Global Retailer Crabtree & Evelyn Chooses QTS to Provide a Managed Hosting Environment

Crabtree & Evelyn, a supplier of botanical formulations for over 40 years, available online with over 5,000 locations and 200 wholly owned retail stores worldwide, has chosen QTS to provide a fully managed hosting environment to support their cloud-based application.

crabtree-evelynCrabtree & Evelyn was founded in 1972 and started as a small, family-run business. It is now an international retail brand that is known for its fragrances, body care products, fine foods and gifts.

The international retailer chose the QTS managed hosting solution to support their rapid growth and future application expansion. “QTS was able to swiftly put a plan in place to provide our company with the flexibility needed to run existing cloud applications and allow for us to plan for future growth,” said Martin Townsend, Director of Information Technology, Crabtree & Evelyn. “This will only strengthen our ability to serve our growing customer base.”

Scalable, secure

With 12 data centers in eight states, QTS owns, operates and manages approximately 4.7 million square feet of data center infrastructure and supports more than 850 customers.

“As a global retailer running multiple cloud-based applications, Crabtree & Evelyn required a service provider they could trust,” said Dan Bennewitz, Chief Operating Officer, Sales and Marketing, QTS. “Our scalable, secure managed hosting solution combined with quick implementation capabilities were key to their selection of QTS.”