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e-commerce

Are you interested in adding a shopping cart to your website? If so, you will need to consider what type of e-commerce transactions you will ultimately require. This is important because commerce in the real world occurs in many forms. You may think that you only need to sell and ship goods, but there are other considerations. For example, you may also need to sell gifts which means you may be shipping to multiple addresses per order. If you sell any perishable goods, they must arrive within a certain time-frame and travel a limited distance. If you manage drop-shipments for your suppliers, you need to automatically notify your suppliers. If you collect payments for virtual (intangible) items such as downloadable e-books, software, music, or subscription-based access to areas of your website, or even collect donations or recurring charges for ongoing services or fund-raising campaigns, then you don't need to collect shipping information from your customers. You may simply need to offer a convenient way for your clients to apply a payment to their account, or members to pay their dues. Whatever form your e-commerce takes, you need a solution that is flexible enough to keep up with your changing needs and provide "real-world" e-commerce. Here's where Sites Computer Resources can help.

We can set you up with everything you need to get started in selling physical and digital goods over the Internet, from the catalog front-end that is presented to your customers, to the administration tool back-end that completely handles your products, customers, orders, and on-line store data.  Here are many of features provided in our standard e-commerce solution:

Administration / Back-end Functionality 
Customer / Front-end Functionality 
  • Supports unlimited products and categories
    • Products-to-categories structure
    • Categories-to-categories structure
  • Add/Edit/Remove categories, products, manufacturers, customers, and reviews
  • Support for physical (shippable) and virtual (downloadable) products
  • Administration area secured with a username and password
  • Contact customers directly via email or newsletters
  • Easily backup and restore the database
  • Print invoices and packaging lists from the order screen
  • Statistics for products and customers
  • Multilingual support
  • Multi-currency support
    • Automatically update currency exchange rates
  • Select what to display, and in what order, in the product listing page
  • Support for static and dynamic banners with full statistics
  • All orders stored in the database for fast and efficient retrieval
  • Customers can view their order history and order statuses
  • Customers can maintain their accounts
    • Address book for multiple shipping and billing addresses
  • Temporary shopping cart for guests and permanent shopping cart for customers
  • Fast and friendly quick search and advanced search features
  • Product reviews for an interactive shopping experience
  • Forseen checkout procedure
  • Secure transactions with SSL
  • Number of products in each category can be shown or hidden
  • Global and per-category bestseller lists
  • Display what other customers have ordered with the current product shown
  • Breadcrumb trail for easy site navigation
Product Functionality 
 Payment Functionality 
  • Dynamic product attributes relationship
  • HTML based product descriptions
  • Automated display of specials
  • Control if out of stock products can still be shown and are available for purchase
  • Customers can subscribe to products to receive related emails/newsletters
  • Accept numerous offline payment processing (cheque, money orders, offline credit care processing, ..)
  • Accept numerous online payment processing (2CheckOut, PayPal, Authorize.net, iPayment, ..)
  • Disable certain payment services based on a zone basis
Shipping Functionality 
Tax Functionality 
  • Weight, price, and destination based shipping modules
  • Real-time quotes available (UPS, USPS, FedEx, ..)
  • Free shipping based on amount and destination
  • Disable certain shipping services based on a zone basis
  • Flexible tax implementation on a state and country basis
  • Set different tax rates for different products
  • Charge tax on shipping on a per shipping service basis

Contact us for more information and pricing.