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Suppliers features - X-Cart 5 Pro

The basic necessary features specific to Pro are:

For sellers (back end):
-Every seller can manage his/her separate inventory, customers' wish lists and order history, set up their own tax rates, discounts and coupons.
- sellers pay commission to admin on sales.
- sellers sign up with an account which can also work as a customers account.

front end sellers:
- sellers have own public page with only their stock listed, as well as a banner/heading and profile description (similar to x cart mall add on).
- sellers public store page has its own unique url (www.mall.com/sellersname)

customers:
- shipping costs per seller are displayed as part of the final total in the shopping cart and on check out.
- customers can search for sellers (like brands/manufacturers) like they would other categories or products.

Admin
- the administrator/store owner manages general store operation, configuration and perform maintenance. Collects commission on sales.
- makes the site attactive, and works on cross links with blogs, other websites to generate SEO.
- maintains a linked blog.

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  • Patti  AhrensPatti Ahrens commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Are you describing here in XC5 Pro the multi vendor functionality as in XC4 Platinum? Is this available currently for upgrades from XC4

  • Colin FordColin Ford commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I agree with Richard's comment: I would like the facility for several sellers to offer the same basic product, but with their own pricing, freight etc. perhaps displayed as a drop-list of the available vendors.
    This would avoid multiple occurrences of the same product but allow easy price comparison for customers.

  • Richard CooganRichard Coogan commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I would like a new improvement on this feature, wherby there is an option for multiple suppliers to share the same product page if they have the same product. like amazon.com

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