Benefits of Upgrading to Shopify Plus

Benefits of Upgrading to Shopify Plus

To suit the millions of brands using its platform, Shopify offers its customers various different options when it comes to plans. The most advanced is Shopify Plus, in fact, some of the world’s biggest brands are using Shopify Plus.

Shopify Plus is designed to cater for the fastest-growing brands and those that are scaling to the next level in their brand’s journey.

What is Shopify Plus:

Shopify Plus is a SaaS eCommerce platform. A completely customisable alternative to other eCommerce platforms. Used by some of the fastest-growing companies in the world due to its scalability, easy integrations, automation and much more.

Its core features build upon what other eCommerce platforms have and supercharge them:

  • More customisation and control
  • Greater automation
  • Improved multichannel and omnichannel functions
  • Much faster speeds
  • The ability to reliably handle massive amounts of traffic and sales

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Benefits of Shopify Plus

There are many benefits to Shopify Plus, some of which being:

  • Easy integrations. Shopify Plus integrates with thousands of systems, allowing you to connect with platforms that best suit your business.
  • Low maintenance. One of the main reasons many brands make the move to Shopify Plus is due to how low maintenance it is. When you do need to carry out a bit of maintenance, you’ll have an account manager and 24/7 support team who will help with minor development work.
  • No need to worry about hosting. With Shopify Plus being a cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform, you don’t have to manage the hosting yourself.
  • Global storefronts. Global storefronts and localised customer experiences make it easy for you to show off your brand around the world.
  • Customised Checkout Experience. If you do need to make any changes to your checkout experience, with Shopify Plus you can.

Design Flexibility

The base Shopify platform is amazing in terms of design and development. Especially for small to medium companies as they’re scaling up. Plus adds an extra layer of design flexibility and support on top of this.

Shopify Plus users also have the creative advantage of designing pages to how they desire and customising their checkout at a deeper level to drive more sales.


Shopify Plus has a number of benefits in terms of features. Shopify Flow makes it easier for merchants to ease up on everyday tasks by turning them into automated workflows.

Automated workflows can be pre-made from templates or made bespoke to your business. They can be made for specific uses and to make for a better customer experience such as email sequencing, customer segmentation or even personalised product recommendations.

Shopify Plus also brings Shopify Scripts, a great way to create a unique scalable shopping experience for your customers. Editing line items and payment methods are a very small utilisation of scripts along with shipping costs and so much more.


Scalability and success within e-commerce rely heavily on data and analytics. Shopify Plus brings advanced integrations and capabilities that allow merchants to make profitable decisions based on their customers.

Overall, Shopify and Shopify Plus have their own unique benefits for businesses of all sizes.

If you’re looking to upgrade your Shopify store to Plus or just looking for design and development help. Book a quick chat with us below.

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James McManus

James McManus

Shopify Growth Consultant

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