To fulfill all of Canadian customers’ requirements, it is important to find the right ecommerce platform. For your online business, we have compiled a list of the best Canadian-friendly ecommerce platforms. You can either signup for a free trial to check it out or make a list of what features you need and send an email to them.

Shopify (Based in Canada)

Regardless of what you sell, and where you sell, on social media, stores, trunk of your car, Shopify has your back. It is one of the top websites builders and a top choice of Canadian online businesses. Undoubtedly, it is our number one recommendation too, whether you own large or small business, it is suitable for both.

Prefer to choose from a hosted ecommerce solutions provider or use the software with your chosen hosted website. With remarkable collection of Shopify’s high quality, mobile-friendly templates, it is on constant growth and strives for betterment of customer experience. Recently, Canadian ecommerce giant Shopify also enhance the online shopping experience with augmented reality now on millions of smartphones.

Shopify includes a wide array of extendable functions and features including amazing Point of Sale (POS), level-1 PCI security compliance, with ability to  automatically calculate Canadian sales tax.

Shipping has become a breeze for Canadian customers sighting the variety of Canadian shippers and flexible rates. This ecommerce solutions provider put up all types of online selling, either directly from site, or social media, and or fulfillment centers like Amazon.  They also sell many tangible products, and easily integrate discounted coupons.


A hosted ecommerce platform that is simple and easy to use. It assures users a 99.9% uptime guarantee. With more than 900 features, it offers shopping cart, websites, and hosting services. Good thing of ecommerce platform Volusion is that it offers integration to online marketplaces like eBay, Amazon, and also drop-shipping integration. They also provide stellar ecommerce features like deal of the day and reward programs. Payment options are flexible, includes all major credit cards and PayPal. Moreover, they offer powerful SEO tools at your disposal.

LemonStand (Based In Canada)

LemonStand is a SaaS or Software-as-a-Service ecommerce platform. This platform is intended for developers or web designers. Once online store is set up, you will find an easy to use interface for merchants and staff, along with integrated CMS and blog software. With choice of over 18 payment processors, LemonStand enables you to sell retail, recurring subscriptions and digital products.

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