Shopify is an eCommerce platform for small and mid sized businesses founded in 2004 by Tobias Lütke, Daniel Weinand and Scott Lake.
The business is headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario and went public on the New York Stock Exchange and Toronto Stock Exchange on May 21, 2015. It started trading at $28 and raised more than $131 million.
In September 2015, Amazon.com announced it would be closing its Amazon Webstore service for merchants, and had selected Shopify as the preferred migration provider; Shopify’s shares jumped more than 20% upon the news.
In January 2017, Shopify announced integration with Amazon that would allow merchants to sell on Amazon from their Shopify stores. Shopify’s stock rose almost 10% upon this announcement.
In April 2018, Shopify announced a partnership with Deliv to offer same-day delivery capabilities to Shopify retailers.
Help with Shopify
Silicon Dales are development partners with Shopify and can help your business to get the most from your Shopify store. Take a look at the resources on this page or get in touch to book expert assistance.