Tipperary businesses link up with Shopify to boost online trading

Tipperary businesses link up with Shopify to boost online trading

Noel Cahill, Mr Sports Gift, Eleanor Ryan Carroll, Ellies Jellies, Roscrea, Gary Mullin, Customer Support Lead Shopify, Trena Ryan, Two Mile Borris and Steven Cummins, Local Enterprise Office.

Canadian based platform Shopify, trusted by over 600,000 businesses worldwide is delivering a pilot training programme in Tipperary in conjunction with the Local Enterprise Office.

This initiative is designed to assist local retailers to extend their reach and attract new customers through the creation of an online presence and an eCommerce store.

The program will complement other supports available from the Local Enterprise Office, such as Online Trading Vouchers, dedicated mentoring and master-classes.

 Rita Guinan, Head of Enterprise  with LEO, Tipperary  said –  “We are delighted that Nenagh has been selected by Shopify to roll out this pilot initiative and we are looking forward to seeing an increase in the number of firms trading online as a result.”

If you would like more information on supports available to help you establish an online presence and extend your customer base, why not contact the Local Enterprise Office - www.localenterprise.ie/tipperary or call 0761 065 000