ChannelAdvisor (NYSE:ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to increase global sales, today announced the addition of Shopify to its Webstores solution, allowing customers to maintain a single system of record within the ChannelAdvisor platform while automatically pushing inventory to a Shopify store. Synchronization between the solutions enables efficient management of product selection, inventory levels and order fulfillment in real time. With the addition of Shopify, ChannelAdvisor becomes a hub of multiple webstore platforms, including Amazon Webstores and Yahoo! Stores.
“Shopify helps more than 70,000 retailers build their online businesses, working with companies ranging from small retailers to global enterprises such as General Electric, CrossFit, Tesla Motors and many more,” said Marc Sebes, Senior Product Manager, ChannelAdvisor. “With this partnership, we are providing our customers with an easy to use and scalable platform to sell their products online and easily manage inventory across any channel.”
“We are excited to be adding Shopify to ChannelAdvisor’s platform to gain exposure to their large customer base,” said Harley Finkelstein, Chief Platform Officer, Shopify. “We have been focused on providing merchants with the products needed to grow their businesses and now with the ChannelAdvisor partnership, we’re adding functionalities that will increase efficiencies for both retailers and their customers."
“ChannelAdvisor’s Shopify partnership allowed us to easily set up a mobile friendly e-commerce store and eliminated the time, expense and technical work needed for us to build an integration in-house,” said Matt Kubancik, CEO Street Moda. “Now we can manage all of our inventory across all channels in one place and focus on other business operations. Together, ChannelAdvisor and Shopify elevate our e-commerce presence and performance.”ChannelAdvisor offers retailers and manufacturers leading cloud-based solutions to efficiently automate and manage the online selling process across multiple channels including third-party marketplaces, paid search and comparison shopping engines. Through a single inventory feed, ChannelAdvisor customers can manage their overall online selling process, from listing to order management, from one platform. By eliminating the tedious tasks of optimizing online listings and analyzing performance, ChannelAdvisor allows sellers to increase sales and successfully scale their e-commerce businesses.