Originally Posted by manojnatsav
Ecommerce store needs a secure platform and a secure server. It has a transaction data and money is involved. If you choose a VPS which you say a web hosting, your resources are shared.
But, with a Cloud Hosting like Amazon Web Services, Digital Ocean, Google Compute Engine, etc you will get the dedicated server where all belongs to you. It is secure. It is fast. You would get a better and detailed research on the same here: The Real Difference Between Cloud Hosting and VPS Hosting
You are aware Cloud Hosting is still run on dedicated servers and some on VPS. as it is just a form of hosting just like Shared, Reseller etc.
you can run an Ecommerce store on a VPS without issue.