The way businesses buy and sell services is being revolutionized. blur has torn up the old play book and replaced it with a new one where projects for talented, capable suppliers are won based on merit. We have nearly 50,000 service providers keen to impress you and successfully deliver your project - typically saving you 25%.

Businesses like Amazon, Regus, Caterpillar and Argos have changed the way they buy and sell services. They find it easy, fast, fair, with better choice and guaranteed quality. You buy everything else online, why not business services?

blur's reach

Key moments

  • 2014

    blur launches version 4.0 of its e-commerce platform and passes $300m of projects with 50,000+ buyers and sellers of services. We add video and HR services

  • 2013

    blur opens a new Global HQ and builds regional operations as services commerce (s-commerce) becomes an industry watchword

  • 2012

    blur goes public with an IPO in London. The number of projects passes 1,000. We add legal and accounting services

  • 2011

    Version 1.0 of blur’s e-commerce platform goes live providing a better way for businesses to buy or sell services. We add new categories for content, technology and innovation

  • 2010

    With thousands of service providers adopting the platform blur opens for business. The first buyers shop for marketing and creative projects

  • 2007

    As the world starts to talk about crowdsourcing, blur does it with the first of its service provider crowds and coins the term “Expert Sourcing”

How it Works More

blur makes it easy for businesses who need services to work with service providers with the right expertise to deliver what they need.


  • Best value
  • More choice
  • Streamlined processes


  • More opportunity
  • Merit based selection
  • Total control

Enterprise Class Technology and Support

There are jobs that only people can do; the rest blur automates. We make it easy for buyers to get what they need and support sellers every step of the way so they enjoy the power of selling online.

Media highlights

  • Smarta loves blur Group's business model, growth, customer focus and opportunity for small businesses.

  • blur Group believes ‘s-commerce’ will change the landscape for business services in the way that e-commerce did.

  • blur is bit by bit showing that its s-commerce platform is truly disruptive technology with a big future.

  • No one doubts that Mr Letts has a vision for blur Group - the company could become one of the UK’s tech success stories.

  • Just as e-commerce changed the landscape for product buying and selling, s-commerce is doing the same for business.

  • The concept is appealingly simple. And the problem it seeks to solve is well-known to many small enterprises.