POS Go is a mobile unit equipped with a built-in barcode scanner that lets merchants check out items anywhere in the store.
Shopify founder and chief executive Tobi Lutke says the company will benefit from Hoffmeister's more than 20 years of investment banking experience in the technology sector.
The purchase of the five-storey, 163,000-square-foot property in the Kanata West Business Park enlarges Morguard’s total Ottawa portfolio to 5.5 million square feet.
Ottawa-based software giant is billing Shopify Collabs as a way to help creators cash in on their online popularity while exposing e-commerce businesses to new consumers.
In a memo posted on the company website, Shopify CEO announced that the e-commerce company will see about 10 per cent of staff leave by end of day Tuesday.
Software giant confirmed it did not cancel any signed offers to its fall interns, but said it is pausing further recruiting efforts in order “to focus on more immediate initiatives.” 
Firm says Shopify's plan to augment founder Tobi Lütke's power in the e-commerce company only passed because of the support from an early company investor and director.
Move comes six months after Zipes left Shopify, where she played a key role in building and leading the e-commerce powerhouse’s legal team from pre-IPO through the pandemic.
Company says 53.68 per cent of shareholders, excluding founder and chief executive Tobi Lütke, voted in favour of a plan to grant him key voting power at the company.
Move ensures Lütke, his family and affiliates will hold 40 per cent of the e-commerce software giant's voting power.