Below is a list of popular tools for online shop, each module is described in the basic version and can be supplemented or developed from scratch, with all the tools you need for your job.
Currency peg will allow setup the system that will check the current exchange rate at regular intervals (according to the exchange rate of the selected bank) and if it changes, automatically recalculate the value of goods and services. As a result all price changes will immediately appear on the site. If the company's internal rate differs from the rate on the financial market, than there is also option to input the currency exchange rates manually, with following price recalculation.
This option is suitable for e-commerce with a small amount of goods. System of goods accountability allows you to see the remains of expired stock and manually enter the number of arrived goods. When you purchase goods from the site - the number of items in stock will be automatically reduced.
Warehouse Management System WMS
WMS will synchronize online store with a warehouse or warehouses in order to monitor the goods movement: inflow, flow, return, warranty periods and commitment, rejects, as well as additional product data. This tool allows you to reserve a position in the stock. If items are out of stock then the site will show that this position is not available, and when it appears - online product changes status from "not available" to "in stock" etc..
Integration with Other Systems
We can integrate the online store with your accounting system, CRM, WMS or any other system, such as SAP, 1C, EKAM, and others. Communication may be both single-sided and double-sided if the system contains interaction instruments.
Connection to The Email Marketing Systems
Connecting service for the mass, regular, irregular sending of email newsletters with the help of special mailing services such as MailShimp, Mad Mimi, UniSender and others which inform your customers about the current state of affairs: news, promotions, discounts, sales, changes in schedule or work time, contact details and other important events. These services send a letter, which is personalized for each user, on behalf of the company's address. Services monitor content and nature of spam mailing that gives more guarantees for the letters delivery. Frequency, audience and letter template design are set on demand of the online store administration.
Integration with SMS Gateway
It allows you to send SMS messages through the gateway to your or customers phone. It’s used for making SMS mailings, notices, and can be applied in other scenarios where you need to send SMS. Cost of sending sms is set up according to gateway tariffs. It’s possible to connect several gateways for different countries and tariffs.
Semantic Layout and Structured Data Markup
It is special layout of pages for correct displaying in social networks and search results. In case of publication a link to the social network – it displays current photo, name, a short description and a direct link where to go to. Structured data are intended for displaying company’s goods and services with an indication of place (breadcrumbs: catalog, category, sub-category), a brief description, price, availability, rating, address, and the address in the search engine if it exists.
Interaction with The Delivery Services
Search of the service department, choice of express delivery and cost if there is API (Application Programming Interface) in the selected shipping service. It is possible to connect an unlimited number of delivery services.
It is tool which is used for construction of item from different elements. For example: a notebook with white sheets with the grid or without it + cardboard or plastic cover on demand + color (red, green, blue). The buyer will see final price when select the desired item.
Standard search system is more than enough for online shops with a small number of pages. We recommend to use full-text search Sphinx in order to search for large amounts of goods and services.