About the Shoptoit Network

Since 2005, Shoptoit has helped millions of Canadian shoppers find stores that sell the products they are actively looking for. Shoptoit is a nationwide, bi-lingual, Canadian shopping discovery platform. We cater to desktop, tablet and smartphone shoppers - looking to buy online, or from local stores nearby. Regardless of device-type Shoptoit helps shoppers find where to buy what they are looking for.

If you are a shopper using our site, and have any questions or concerns - let us know, or refer to our Frequently Asked Questions.

Listing with the Shoptoit Network

Shoptoit is a one-stop-shop for retailers to leverage the Internet to increase both online and in-store sales. Shoptoit provides a platform where retailers can create, manage and publish their shopping content to reach engaged shoppers at the point-of-purchase. Shoptoit offers self-serve and managed services options, and has both flat-rate and cost-per-click billing options. Shoptoit works with more than 1,000 large and small retailers in more than 1,500 product categories.

Drive Online Sales - Product Listings

Shoptoit Product Listings make it easy for retailers of all size to increase brand exposure and grow online sales.

Product Listing Ads are highly targeted to engaged shoppers and outperform keywords by a large margin, delivering the best ROI available in retail advertising today.

Shoptoit makes it easy for eCommerce stores of all size drive online sales from top traffic providers in Canada, including:

Search Engines
  • Google
  • Yahoo
  • Bing
Shopping Engines
  • Canoe Shopping
  • Yahoo Canada
  • shoptoit.ca
Shopping Apps
  • ShopWise
  • Shoptoit Mobile
Directories
  • YellowPages.ca
  • YellowPages Mobile

Shoptoit looks after all of the categorization, mapping, feeds, campaign management and reporting on your behalf. There are no management fees, you simply add products to the Shoptoit database, set your budget and we look after the rest. Performance based, all ad impressions are free you only pay a cost-per-click (CPC) when a qualified buyer is delivered to your ecommerce store.

eCommerce stores with a budget exceeding $2,000 per month may qualify for our Managed Services program.
To learn more, please contact sales@shoptoit.ca.

Drive In-store Sales - Local Store Listings
The Shoptoit Local Store Program helps in-store retailers get found by nearby shoppers while they are actively searching from their desktop, tablet or smartphone - driving shoppers into a brick and mortar store for purchase.

The Shoptoit Retail Platform makes it easy for an in-store retailer to quickly create digital product catalogues from our inventory of more than 13.5 million existing products.

Retailers can also create and map additional shopping content like sales, promotions, coupons, announcements, and flyers.

All content added to the Shoptoit Retail Platform can be leveraged to:

  • create mobile and web Store Listing Pages
  • create responsive design Local Retail Websites
  • be included in the Shoptoit API
  • auto-share on Facebook pages
  • auto-tweet in Twitter posts

We ensure that a local store can get found based on the products they sell and drive the shopper into the bricks and mortar store for purchase.

Shoptoit helps in-store retailers increase in-store foot traffic, get new customer and drive in-store sales via our Local Stores Program. Retailers can start with a no-cost, Basic Store Listing and grow traffic and sales by upgrading to the Enhanced Listing Tools.

Affiliate (CPA) Listings
Retailers using affiliate programs (such as Commission Junction, Linkshare) may become listers eCommerce listers, with limited exposure throughout our network. See our Listing Options chart for explanation of inclusion.
Manufacturer Listings
Shoptoit encourages Manufacturers, Distributors and Brand Manages to submit their comprehensive product data-feeds to Shoptoit free of charge. Participating with Shoptoit ensures product listing accuracy and professional brand representation across the Shoptoit Network.

Partnering with Shoptoit

Since 2005 Shoptoit has been at the centre of online shopping in Canada. With more than 15 million individual products in more than 1,500 categories and over 90,000 retail store locations in our database, we have been in trusted partnerships with many of Canada’s largest media companies

For Developers - Shoptoit API
Shoptoit offers an open API which allows approved publishing partners and app developers to leverage the digital shopping content in the Shoptoit database, to create compelling shopping and advertising experiences for their users.

For Publishers - Shoptoit Product Ads
For websites, bloggers and social media aficionados, Shoptoit offers Shopping Widgets that can be easily integrated to deliver both local and online shopping offers to your visitors. You make money when your visitor clicks on an offer and goes to the retailer’s website. All widgets can be mapped by product category to ensure contextual relevance, and all content is for Canadian shoppers.
Shoptoit Agent Program
For companies and individuals who work with retailers in an ongoing advisory capacity, the Shoptoit Agent Program is a win-win-win. As an Agent you will gain new clients, help your existing clients, expand your fee-based services and receive a residual income while helping your retail clients leverage the Internet to get more exposure and sales.

Shoptoit Referral Program
For publishers and individuals who reach or know retailers that would benefit from more sales you can earn money simply for referring them to Shoptoit. Apply here to get your referral id, links and ad copy to get started.
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