Small and medium enterprises that are looking to expand into the digital space can put up an online store using Shopify’s e-commerce platform which is available from Globe myBusiness starting at US$29 a month.
Founded in 2006, Shopify currently powers over 175,000 businesses in approximately 150 countries. It is a cloud-based, multichannel commerce platform designed for small and medium business. Merchants can use it to design, set-up and manage their stores across multiple sales channels, including web, mobile, social media such as Pinterest and Facebook, brick-and-mortar locations and pop-up shops.
The platform also provides merchants with a back-office and a single view of their business.
With Shopify, you can design your online storefront, manage inventory, track orders and customer data, view marketing and analytics information, and much more.
“The looming digital age requires us to offer innovative business solutions to SMEs so that we can help them run their operations smoothly and more efficiently. With Shopify, we continue to make our customers’ digital journey easier with an e-commerce platform complete with end-to-end operations support and accessible payment gateway, logistics, advertising and marketing services,” says Martha Sazon, Senior Vice President for Globe myBusiness.
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