Shopify Becomes Walmart’s First-Ever Commerce Platform Partner, Helping Businesses Reach Shoppers and Grow Sales

Shopify Becomes Walmart’s First-Ever Commerce Platform Partner, Helping Businesses Reach Shoppers and Grow Sales

Today, we’re announcing a new partnership with Walmart to launch a channel enabling Shopify merchants to sell their products on This marks the first time Walmart has partnered with a commerce platform empowering small to medium-sized businesses to sell through its online marketplace.

More than 120 million Americans visit every month, discovering and buying an increasing breadth of products offered from a wide range of categories and businesses. Shopify’s new Walmart channel will enable our merchants to get their products in front of these high-intent, loyal buyers from one of the world’s largest retailers, helping them expand their reach and drive sales. 

Starting today, Shopify merchants across the U.S. will be able to apply to sell through If approved, they’ll be able to connect their Shopify store to their Walmart Seller Account, enabling them to quickly and easily sync their product catalog and create product listings on By the end of this year, 1,200 Shopify merchants are expected to be able to sell through the Walmart marketplace.

By activating the Walmart channel through Shopify, merchants will get access to the following:

  • Inventory and order management from within Shopify - Shopify will automatically keep merchants’ products synced with, making it easy to track products, orders, inventory, and fulfillment right from within Shopify. 
  • Bulk editing marketplace listings - Shopify’s Walmart channel allows merchants to add and manage product information in bulk, all from one place, when connecting to This saves merchants time and effort when listing many different products and product variants. 
  • No additional monthly fees - Unlike other marketplaces, Walmart Sellers don’t pay any fees to list their products on They’ll only pay referral fees when they make sales. 
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“At Shopify, we’re focused on helping entrepreneurs go from just an idea to becoming thriving, scalable businesses. By partnering with Walmart, we will be able to connect merchants with consumers across America within a trusted marketplace, helping merchants drive new sales while consumers discover new products they’ll love,” said Satish Kanwar, Vice President of Product at Shopify. “Our expertise in multi-channel commerce, combined with Walmart’s reach, will allow us to create better online shopping experiences for merchants and consumers alike.”

To learn more, read Walmart’s blog post here. Shopify merchants in the U.S. can apply to join the Walmart sales channel here.

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Shopify is the leading omni-channel commerce platform. Merchants use Shopify to design, set up, and manage their stores across multiple sales channels, including mobile, web, social media, marketplaces, brick-and-mortar locations, and pop-up shops. The platform also provides merchants with a powerful back-office and a single view of their business, from payments to shipping. The Shopify platform was engineered for reliability and scale, making enterprise-level technology available to businesses of all sizes. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, Shopify currently powers over 800,000 businesses in approximately 175 countries and is trusted by brands such as Nestle, Kylie Cosmetics, Allbirds, MVMT, and many more.