ShipStation is one of the most preferred “one-size fits all” shipment solution for multichannel retailers. As they have multiple points of engagement for selling, merchants can sell products not only in a single store like Magento store, but also in other stores like Amazon, eBay, and other channels easily. ShipStation users are mostly Mid and Large Enterprises, and they deal with large volume of orders on daily basis across channels, so their best fitment can be SAP Business One HANA as their ERP solution.
Business processes are not simple by any means. Even though a single integration point can transfer data objects from one application to another but there is no single API that can map a single business process. A business process is mostly complex and require more than one integration point in recursion to actually perform data integration in a business process.
ERP for any organization is a significant investment in IT resources, be it large organization or a SME. Microsoft Dynamics NAV is one of the most popular ERP system for SME segment. Though it is much less costly compared to Dynamics AX or SAP ECC ERP system as example which are mostly used in very large enterprises, but still to a SME, getting NAV Licenses and implementing it is quite costly.
The availability of so many extensions has always set Magento apart from other platforms. There are extensions for almost any requirement you might have in your head. Magento had its own dedicated store for extensions Magento Connect. But then Magento 2.0 released in November 2015 and the extensions listed in the connect store were no more compatible with the new series of Magento.
Many startups has this basic notion that choosing an Open Source eCommerce Platform simply mean that it’s free to download and will be cheaper to use. Well guess what, you are absolutely wrong ! Choosing an Open Source eCommerce Platform like Magento, Prestashop or Opencart doesn’t mean it will be cheaper to use, though the first portion is true that mostly Open Source are Free to Download.
The sheer number of records to be maintained becomes so high that it leads to explosion of master data records. The number of records become in the same order as the number of transactions in this case. Maintaining a dummy customer master record is not an option as it leads to inaccuracy in calculation of freight and taxes. It can also lead to inaccuracy in shipping and invoicing processes.
A Shopify site administrator can create discount coupons for the customers and during the checkout process, customers can apply a discount coupon on a particular order. In this article we will go through the process of creating a discount coupon in Shopify and how a customer can apply that discount coupon during the checkout process.