The sudden rise in the demand of online shopping has led to the advancement of the eCommerce industry every day. People from all over the world are more attracted to shopping from their smartphones just by sitting in their comfort zones. This also helps consumers to explore a wide variety of products to choose from and go for the purchase.
Being a seller, it became important to come up with some diligent strategies to fulfill the needs of modern consumers. This resulted in the conversion of many retail stores into online websites but is unable to make good sales. The root cause behind this is the immense popularity of Marketplace websites in between customers. Marketplace websites are the professional seller community that provides all kinds of products on a single platform. This attracts customers as it saves time and energy both and in result increase trust and popularity between customers.
This led to many sellers to change their way of selling online and converted themselves into a marketplace owner.
The idea of this advancement provided a platform to the small sellers and helped them to enhance their helped both admin and sellers as sellers were able to enhance their brand image too while admin can charge a commission on the listed products by sellers accordingly. Also, admin can easily get relief from the responsibility of maintaining warehouse and inventory.
KnowBand offers PrestaShop Marketplace Extension that enables sellers to convert their PrestaShop store into a Marketplace. It is an hassle-free approach that provides a seamless path to become a Marketplace admin. Sellers can easily download and install it on their website without any knowledge of coding and technicalities to become a Marketplace owner. Store admin can allow many third-party sellers to list their products and on the other hand, admin can charge the commission to sellers to make good profits.
Features of PrestaShop Marketplace Extension are as follows:
1. Functional Seller Dashboard
The sellers get access to their seller’s dashboard where they can upload their products, add shipping methods, update their seller profile, manage and process the orders. The sellers can see the earning and record of transactions with the admin, etc. The seller can also view the sales comparison based on the Daily, Weekly, Monthly, and Yearly basis.
2. Approve/Disapprove Seller
Admin can even keep a track on the seller's profile from the backend of the PrestaShop marketplace plugin. Admin also has the full authority to approve/disapprove the seller's request and can also remove existing sellers too. Thus, managing the store becomes easier.
3. Manage Products
Admin has the authority to approve/disapprove products The products added by the sellers will be approved by the admin first, only then the seller can sell that product at the Marketplace.
4. Seller Commission Management
Admin can set the percentage of commission globally for all sellers. Keep track of the commission of an individual seller. Admin charge different commission on different products listed by the sellers.
5. Bulk product upload
The seller can upload their products in bulk from the front-end of the Marketplace and in result saves time and energy both. The seller can upload multiple product images at a time.
6. Direct Seller and Customer Contact
Customers can directly contact the sellers in case of any query related to the product. This in result attracts customers towards the product and compels them to go for instant purchase.
7. Customized email templates
Ready-made email templates are available for different events like seller registration, seller account approval, Product Approval, Review Notifications, Payout request notification and many more. Admin can even customize them accordingly from the backend of the OpenCart Marketplace Extension.
8. Restricted Seller Category Request
The admin can approve/disapprove the products or category request from the back-end of the Marketplace. auto-approval of category and product requests.
9. Supports all Shipping Methods
The shipping methods created by the vendors will be listed in the admin interface of the Marketplace. If required, the admin can even edit the shipping templates.
10. Order Management
The marketplace allows the admin to view and manage the seller registration request, seller commissions, seller orders, seller shipping methods, seller reviews, etc.
KnowBand offers Marketplace Extensions for various CMS platforms like Magento, Magento 2, and OpenCart too. These platforms convert the eCommerce store into a well-furbished Marketplace. Just visit the KnowBand website and grab these amazing modules at great discounts.
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