Shopify Adds New Mobile Buy SDK and Apple Pay Support; Announces IPO Pricing
Cloud-based ecommerce platform Shopify has launched a new SDK to help developers build mobile apps which can make purchases from Shopify stores.
The new Shopify Mobile Buy SDK makes it possible to sell physical products through mobile apps. Buy buttons or full responsive stores can be embedded, with secure checkout using Apple Pay or a credit card.
An iOS version of the SDK is available today, with an Android version coming in summer 2015.
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Shopify has also announced the share price for their Initial Public Offering on the New York and Toronto stock exchanges. The 7,700,000 shares will be offered to the public at US $17 per share. The IPO is expected to close around May 27, 2015.