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Shopify Partners with JD.com to Bring U.S. Merchants to China

Shopify has teamed up with Beijing-based online marketplace JD.com to allow Shopify’s almost 2 million merchants to sell their wares in China. The partnership, which JD.com announced on Tuesday, lets Shopify merchants list their goods on JD.com and begin selling to its 550 million customers in three to four weeks instead of the 12 months it normally takes for outside merchants to start selling...

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