Online shopping is booming, of that there is no doubt. It's reported that 87% of UK consumers have bought at least one product online in the past 12 months , with just over half of all online payments made on a mobile device . With this being the case it's becoming more vital than ever that hotels, venues and other hospitality businesses which sell products or services online, are using quality payment processing systems.
With over 3 billion global internet users , there's no doubt that your hotel, bar, restaurant or venue should be selling online in 2017. The best way to get started is with an ecommerce platform, a collection of purpose-built software technologies that allows merchants to build, host and manage online storefronts in order to sell their products.
Want to increase your event sales? Are you thinking of selling tickets online, but don’t know where to start? Whether you are running events at a hotel, bar, restaurant or venue, the internet is a great place to sell tickets and you should take advantage by making sure yours are as accessible as possible. Here are six reasons why we think Shopify is the best place to run a successful online ticket store.