Where people and ideas unite

At Unite, our partners and developers come together to celebrate shared accomplishments, forge new connections, and ignite the future of commerce technology.

2018 Keynotes

Tobi Lütke

Shopify’s Canadian history, the value of diversity, and why the future of commerce should have more voices, not fewer.

Satish Kanwar

The evolution of retail, and the new hardware and other announcements that will help merchants sell anywhere.

Lynsey Thornton

The announcement of multiple releases designed to help merchants make the most of of their valuable time.

Brandon Chu

The complexity of commerce and exciting advancements to Shopify’s App and Partner platform.

Harley Finkelstein

A look back at how much we’ve grown, the value of community, and why commerce needs to be shared by as many people as possible.

Tobi Lütke & Rt Hon. Justin Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sits down with Tobi and author Amber Mac to discuss the future of commerce.



Sell simply

Marketing is about getting the right product in front of the right people at the right time. We announced several leading-edge features to help merchants do just that, including ways to develop marketing campaigns, and quickly boost customer retention.

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Sell more

Retail isn’t dead, the next evolution is just beginning. That’s why we built a brand new lineup of products that will help retail merchants create even more compelling customer experiences, and integrate multiple sales channels.

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Shopify goes multilingual

At Unite 2018, we took two significant strides forward in our mission to make commerce better for everyone. Our first multilingual beta for Shopify is now available in six languages, and we’re releasing Local Payment Methods for Shopify Payments.

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Empowering Partners

Wherever you are in your entrepreneurial journey, getting your business to the next level can be a challenge. We made three updates to the Shopify Partner ecosystem that will help you connect with clients and scale your business.

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Toronto, Canada is the fastest-growing market for tech jobs in North America. Shopify is proud to be a part of this growth, and is excited to bring Unite to such a dynamic city packed with potential.

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