Shopping Cart Features

If you are not sure if a feature is included or you would like more information on how things work, please contact us and we'll be more than happy to answer any questions you have about the shopping cart software.

Store Administration

Full online control panel for simple admin management
Mobile friendly, tablet optimized control panel
Responsive dashboard with store stats
Dynamically populate product pages without the need to touch the database
Password protected CSS based control panel
Restrict admin pages depending on login
Simple process for adding / modifying / deleting products and categories
Full online order viewing by date selection and search
Editable order details
Affiliate program included with online viewing of affiliate sales
Content management system integrated
Optional Customer login for order history viewing and creating accounts
Downloadable product inventory
CSV database upload
Language specific admin available
Up to 3 languages supported from the same database
Access / MS SQL Server / mySQL database

Product features

Unlimited number of products
Upselling of related, bestselling, recommended products as well as suggesting products purchased by other customers
Show multiple currencies
Sell in the currency of your choice
Choice of currency symbols and formatting
Place products in several categories
Extra detail page for more detailed product descriptions with layout options
Image upload (ASPupload required for ASP version)
Setup and assign Designer/Manufacturers/Drop Shippers to products and send them order detailson receipt of orders
Provision of coupons so clients can purchase at a discounted rate by entering their coupon code
Apply discounts by product or category depending on total purchase or quantity ordered
Allow customers to filter products by keyword, price, grouping etc
Choice of product listing by price, id, user choice or alphabetically
Order categories to suit your needs
Rich snippets / Strcutured data
Product reviews and ratings feature
Gift certificate feature
Gift registry and wish lists
Manufacturers page
Donations / single payments feature
Product options allow for the selection of color, size etc.with price differences shown in real time
Product option selection can swap product image
Multiple purchase feature for product options
Allow clients to type in their own requirements for a particular product
Product options can have their own product ID
Clone products and product options for faster input
Wholesale / retail pricing depending on login
Quantity / tiered pricing available
Set minimum purchase total requirement
Change all store generated language from one place
Option to remove buy / checkout buttons making it compatible for other uses eg. real estate listings, online catalog etc
Allows for use of HTML in product descriptions to make formatting simpler

Stock Management

Define number of items in stock
Define number of product options in stock
Option to remove product from listing when out of stock
Option to replace buy button with out of stock message when out of stock
Notify back in stock feature
Back ordering available
Upload / download inventory via csv file
Show number in stock in product and detail pages
Option of maintaining a product in the inventory but not showing on the store

Display Features

Table-less css layouts for category, product and detail pages
Choose the order of elements on the detail page
CSS dynamic menu system
Extensive use of css for element formatting
Soft cart feature
Specify the number of products per page
Choice of product and category layouts, using one or multiple columns of products
Email to friend link option - product specific
Show recently viewed items
Spry tabbed panels
Option of showing list price / your price & you save feature
Show product ID, SKU, Manufacturer on the product pages
Show unlimited product images
Optional images choice for categories
Optional category headers
Ask a question link option - product specific

Shipping Features

UPS online rates and tracking
USPS online rates and tracking
FedEx online rates and tracking
Canada Post online rates and tracking
DHL online rates
Royal Mail rates
Offer customers a tracking number / multiple tracking numbers per order
Shipping estimator before checkout
Weight based shipping
Price based shipping
Flat rate shipping
Free shipping
Free shipping exempt products
Support for multiple shipping methods allowing customer to choose method / carrier
Different shipping methods for domestic / international customers

Checkout / Payment Features

Choose from over 30 integrated payment providers
Multiple payment methods available on checkout
Use Email Notification when no online payment is required
Manual order creation available
Handling charge per payment provider
Cardinal Commerce 3D Secure system to provide Verified by VISA, Mastercard SecureCode and J/Secure functionality
Email notification once an order has been placed
HTML header and footer for the confirmation email / CSS classes available
Printable receipt on thanks page
Collect email address on checkout
Send out newsletters
Filter newsletter recipients by product purchased, location, wholesaler etc
"Remember me" option for return users
Google Analytics ecommerce tracking
Streamlined checkout process
Back ordering available
Dynamic States / counties / provinces on checkout
Saved cart for non-logged in customers
Global handling charge option
Handling charge per payment provider
Exempt products from handling
Compatible with all major tax systems (including Australia & Canada)
Order status look up page for customers
Automatic email to customers on order status change
Private order status for store owners
Download orders to a .csv file
Print packing slips from the admin orders page
Print invoices from the admin orders page
Javascript and Cookie disabled detection
Block IPs or IP ranges.
Optional gift wrapping

What's new...

  • New soft cart features
  • PayPal Payments Advanced
  • Royal Mail shipping