Should you be using the new "Shopify Shop" sales channel?

If you're managing an ecommerce store using Shopify in New Zealand and not using the Shopify Shop sales channel yet we wanted to let you know that you should be!

The Shop App has been around for a while now and for those stores who have it enabled as an option to let their customers track orders via the App you'll already be familiar with some of it's features but may not have it enabled as a sales channel yet!

Enabling the sales channel is a simple process from your store admin and you can set up your profile and choose which products to add to the Shop App.

If you want to check out one of our clients on the Shopify Shop App you can browse the fabulous Smith&Burton products now. Open the link on mobile and the Shop App will launch. Open on desktop and you'll automatically be directed to the website.

More information about Shopify Shop

How to set up the Shop sales channel

Shop is a consumer shopping app that promises to simplify the online shopping experience for consumers while boosting visibility and sales for Shopify store owners. The app allows consumers to discover and purchase products from their favorite brands while providing a range of benefits to businesses. Below are the key features and benefits of the Shop app:

Simplified Shopping Experience

  • The Shop app allows users to easily discover new products, track shipments, and view their order history in one place.
  • Consumers can browse through a personalized feed of products from their favorite brands, with the ability to filter by product category, brand, and price range.
  • The app also provides real-time notifications on order updates, including shipment and delivery details, and provides easy access to customer support.

Support for your business

  • Shop is designed to support businesses by providing them with greater visibility and accessibility to consumers.
  • Businesses can create a free profile on the app that showcases their brand, products, and reviews from previous customers.
  • The app also allows businesses to communicate with their customers through real-time chat, providing a more personalized and convenient shopping experience.

Seamless Integration with Shopify

  • As a product of Shopify, the Shop app is fully integrated with the Shopify platform, allowing businesses to easily manage their online store and inventory.
  • Businesses can use the app to fulfill orders, view analytics, and track their sales and revenue.
  • The app also provides insights into customer behavior and preferences, allowing businesses to make data-driven decisions to improve their online store and sales.

Increased Convenience for Consumers

  • The Shop app provides a range of convenient features for consumers, including the ability to save their payment information and shipping addresses for faster checkout.
  • Consumers can also receive personalized product recommendations based on their browsing history and purchase behavior.
  • The app also offers a universal shopping cart that allows users to easily checkout with products from multiple businesses in one transaction.

Enhanced Privacy and Security

  • The Shop app is designed with privacy and security in mind, providing users with the peace of mind that their personal information and payment details are secure.
  • The app uses industry-standard encryption to protect user data and allows users to easily manage their privacy settings and notifications.

The Shop app provides a range of benefits for both consumers and businesses, simplifying the online shopping experience while supporting small businesses. With its seamless integration with the Shopify platform and focus on privacy and security, the Shop app is poised to become a leading player in the e-commerce landscape.

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