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This article was published on February 18, 2014


    Tictail brings its self-service ecommerce platform to the US with New York office

    Tictail brings its self-service ecommerce platform to the US with New York office Image by: EMMANUEL DUNAND
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    Josh Ong is the US Editor at The Next Web. He previously worked as TNW's China Editor and LA Reporter. Follow him on Twitter or email him a Josh Ong is the US Editor at The Next Web. He previously worked as TNW's China Editor and LA Reporter. Follow him on Twitter or email him at [email protected].

    blue_transparentSwedish ecommerce platform Tictail has expanded to the US with a new office in New York. The company also announced closing a Series A investment round of $8 million, which will fund the new location.

    Tictail bills its do-it-yourself solution for online stores as the “Tumblr of ecommerce.” While this is Tictail’s first time establishing a physical Stateside presence, it’s already an international product. The service now has more than 35,000 merchants on its network across 110 countries.

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    Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images