How to Share Your Shopify Shopping Cart with Someone

Can I share my Shopify cart? How do I share Shopify cart? Is it possible to send my Shopify to someone else? How to share Shopify cart? Can I transfer Shopify cart to another account? How do I share my Shopify shopping cart?

Yes, you can do all of that with Share-A-Cart. No need for messy wishlist hacks; just add items to your cart at Shopify then send a code to your recipient. They use this code to automatically load your Shopify cart into theirs! Now they can buy exactly what you specified.

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Here’s How It Works

Step 1

Step 1

Add Items to Your Shopify Cart

Place desired items into your cart at Shopify external link as normal

https://shopify.com
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Click to Create a Cart ID

Open the Share-A-Cart browser plugin (don’t worry, no sign-up required) and click the ‘Create Cart ID’ button to generate a unique code.

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Step 3

Share Your Cart ID

Share this code with your intended recipient by copying and pasting into a message or send it direct from the plugin via popular messenger apps.

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Step 4

Recipient Loads Your Cart!

Your recipient enters this code into the Share-A-Cart plugin (or website) and voila! Your Shopify cart is instantly loaded into theirs! They continue to checkout as normal, purchasing the exact items you specified from Shopify.

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Super useful. Fills a weirdly necessary niche (why don’t amazon/walmart have this feature built in???)

Josh Himmelfarb, March 11, 2021

How do I get the Share-A-Cart browser plugin?

The plugin best suited to support Shopify is listed below. You’ll be taken to the relevant browser extension store or mobile app market where you can install it (there’s no sign up required):

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Share-A-Cart supports sending and receiving lists made for Shopify originating from any Shopify store. Additionally, enjoy sending and receiving carts from 200 major retailers including Amazon, AliExpress, Costco, BestBuy, Wayfair, Walmart and many more. See a full list of supported online retailers and grocers.

I opened a Shopify powered store, can I offer my shoppers Share-A-Cart via the Shopify Platform?

Absolutely! Share-A-Cart for Your Store external link is a Shopify app to let your users quickly share their pre-filled carts with anyone else without leaving your store's website.

What if the person I’m sharing with doesn’t have the Share-A-Cart plugin?

If the cart you’re sharing with them is from Amazon, BestBuy, B & H Photo, IKEA, Instacart, Kroger (and networked grocers), Shopify, or Walmart, the receiving person may use the Share-A-Cart website to receive your cart if they so prefer. All they need to do is enter the Cart ID you've sent them on the Receive a Cart external link page. For all other retailers, the receiving person will need to install and use the plugin to load your cart. This makes the whole process quicker and easier though as they don’t have to leave the retailer’s site when loading your cart.

What’s the benefit of using the Share-A-Cart plugin over the website?

With the plugin installed you don’t need to leave the Shopify site, you can just click on the plugin when ready to generate your cart ID and share instantly. It makes the process quicker and easier than having to go to the Share-A-Cart website but both achieve the same result; sharing your Shopify cart with someone for them to make and complete the purchase with a pre-loaded cart.

Can I search for Shopify items on the site?

No, Shopify catalog is not yet available on the " Create a Cart external link " page.

Can I embed Shopify item lists on my own blog or website?

Yes! Whether you made your list through the "Create a Cart external link" page or through the plugin, once the list is created, you can embed the Shopify item list with our embed widget on your blog, website, or anywhere else. Learn how in our embedding a list external link guide.

What’s in it for Share-A-Cart? 🤔

Share-A-Cart will always be free to use as our revenue comes from the retailers themselves who pay us a small % of each shared cart that is purchased with them. It’s a typical affiliate partnership which doesn’t cost you anything and doesn’t add any extra costs or hidden fees to the price of your cart.

What information does Share-A-Cart store about me?

As you might have noticed, using Share-A-Cart does not require a login. We do not store any personally identifiable information. Shopping lists only contain a unique id, but no information about who created it or who used it. You can find more information in our Privacy Policy external link.

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Makes it easy to pass massive carts on to procurement. (I work for Amazon)

Ramsey Gill, April 13, 2016

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I work with a lot of different community organizations that cater to youth. This extension allows for easy PO creation and made my life as an educator so much easier! Thanks so much for your hard work!

Keeanah Jones, June 14, 2022

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This app worked perfect for me. I gave the address for a friend I was making a list for, he put it in and was ready to rock!

GotDaPah, October 17, 2017

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Super useful! Fills a weirdly necessary niche (why don't amazon/walmart have this feature built in???) and allows really simple/seamless transfer of shopping carts.

Josh Himmelfarb, March 11, 2021

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Simple. Two clicks, send, and someone else has everything in my cart. Beautiful. Only so many things in life can take a form so simple and elegant — this is one of them.

Mister Momo, July 19, 2020

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I needed a way to transfer items between my personal and business Amazon carts since I often start shopping before I remember to switch accounts. Works like a charm. Saves me lots of time and is so simple to use.

Frank Flucke

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