The most prominent grocery technology firm in North America, Instacart, recently unveiled a brand-new Instacart for Shopify app. The novel solution gives Shopify’s up-and-coming consumer packaged goods (CPG) firms access to Instacart Ads. Shopify businesses can now seamlessly connect to Instacart Ads’ tools, insights, and automation. Over 1400 retail banners throughout North America are partnered with Instacart. With this innovative integration, Instacart continues to support emerging brands’ rapid growth. Additionally, it would provide Shopify merchants access to crucial sales information and self-serve ad goods. This indicates that many CPG brands on Shopify are probably generating revenue through the Instacart Marketplace without taking any additional action.
Instacart and its partners
The announcement strengthens Instacart’s dedication to assisting up-and-coming firms in driving omnichannel growth. Instacart simplified the design of Ads Manager in the previous year so that marketers could quickly select an aim and receive customized, enhanced suggestions for the ad forms. To achieve their corporate objectives, they included specific targeting and bidding alternatives. The business has increased its measurement capabilities. In order to assist brands in discovering the real effect of their Instacart Ads campaigns, it also provides sales lift testing and A/B testing. The average increase in sales for Instacart’s brand partners is above 15%, and in certain situations, it is even higher.
Instacart Integration with Shopify for merchants
For the first time ever, Shopify merchants can promote their company with Instacart Ads by using the Instacart for Shopify App. By offering insight into their Instacart sales directly in Shopify, where they already oversee the rest of their business, the new Instacart for Shopify app aids merchants in better understanding their business. With this visibility, businesses can take action to expand their reach and success among Instacart users.
The Instacart for Shopify App enables retailers to simply create an Instacart Ads Manager Account, view high-level ad performance analytics, and track their overall sales on Instacart. This integration serves as further evidence of Instacart’s commitment to providing new businesses with the resources and market knowledge they require to develop and engage with customers at the point of sale.
How will it work?
A retailer can create a free Instacart Ads Manager Account after installing the Instacart App on Shopify. Standard onboarding takes less time thanks to features like automatic product recognition.
- The Instacart for Shopify app displays information about Instacart sales and KPIs from marketing campaigns.
- Retailers can track the performance of their brands across several channels in a single location.
- Use the best digital marketing tools available in Ads Manager to expand their brand.
- Use tried-and-true ad formats, such as Instacart’s featured product ads.
- Give CPG businesses prime digital shelf space throughout the Instacart Marketplace.
Here’s what they said
Ali Miller, Vice President of Product Management at Instacart commented,
With our extensive catalog across more than 80,000 retail partner stores in North America, we believe Instacart has one of the best platforms to help emerging brands grow. Combining our scale with Shopify’s merchant network creates a really powerful discovery tool for brands looking to understand their impact across different channels. With the Instacart for Shopify app, brands can learn about the sales they’re already driving on Instacart, and immediately take action by setting up Instacart Ads to supercharge discovery and sales.
Antonio Silva, Director of Partnerships at Shopify said,
At Shopify, we are committed to forging partnerships that empower our merchants and keep them on the cutting edge. Wherever there is an opportunity to connect merchants and buyers together, Shopify is there first. By offering access to efficient and effective advertising solutions through Instacart’s integration with Shopify, our merchants gain valuable insights about sales data, advertising opportunities and performance across Instacart’s marketplace directly within their Shopify dashboard.