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Comprehensive SaaS eCommerce software features with a simple and clean admin interface

The Details

BestRetail has tons of features and can support a wide variety of eCommerce stores. And since we built BestRetail from the ground up, we have full control over any customization options that you may require. Any features that aren't listed below can be added to the base package by our in-house team of senior eCommerce developers.

Shopping Features

  • Basic Features

    • Responsive layout, theme friendly, completely customizable
    • Pages are optimized for speed and security
    • Hosted on the Microsoft Azure cloud for unlimited scalability and speed
    • Written completely in-house, no foreign development teams or outsourced players
    • Built on the Microsoft .Net framework with Microsoft SQL Server
    • Multi-tenant architecture with no mixing of data keeps your info private and secure
    • BestRetail is EDI capable, which means it can integrate with virtually any backend ERP system
    • Admin interface is completely responsive, meaning you can manage your store from your mobile phone or tablet
    • Frequent updates keep your SaaS eCommerce store fresh and current
    • Easy integration with providers of ancillary eCommerce services, such as PayPal, Bronto, MaxMind, Google, MailChimp, etc.
    • Dynamic architecture allows your site to enhance or add to the base features
  • Product Catalog

    • Ability to sort products by best sellers, alphabetically, price, or manually configured
    • Intelligent search algorithm for like terms and auto-complete
    • Special treatment for sale items
    • Quick shop popup so shoppers don’t lose their place
    • Product category navigation automatically generated based on hierarchy
    • Products in sub categories bubble up to the parents
    • Multiple product images to show different angles or on-figure shots
    • Real-time inventory prevents shoppers from ordering items that aren't available
    • Smooth and fluid product zoom feature without clunky popups
    • Display related items and keep track of viewing history
    • Customers can add items to their wishlist and share with others
    • Products can be enabled for purchase, download, or quote only
    • Unlimited ability to set up custom attributes like length, screen size, inseam, battery life, etc
    • Set up custom product filters giving your customers the ability to filter products based on their preferences
  • Marketing

    • Custom home page slider images that you can swap out at anytime
    • Integrated category banner images for enhanced marketing capabilities
    • Robust management and customization of all your meta content
    • Friendly URL names for pages, products and categories for maximum keyword indexing by search engines
    • Integration with Google and Bing shopping with full microdata support
    • Easily connect your BestRetail eCommerce platform to Google Analytics and eCommerce tracking
    • Newsletter subscriptions and integration with popular email marketing software platforms like Mail Chimp and Constant Contact
    • Social media integration allows shoppers to share products or pages to Facebook, Twitter, Google, LinkedIn, Tumblr, and Pinterest
  • Additional Features

    • Automatic savings percentages calculated and displayed based on discounts or sale prices (i.e. You save 25%)
    • Inventory stock notices (i.e. Only a few left in stock, order now!)
    • Ability to allow items to be backordered (or not) based on availability or open vendor POs
    • Complete content management for products and categories
    • Product reviews and ratings
    • Ability for shoppers to enter discount codes or even qualify for code-less discounts (i.e. spend $100 and get 10% off your order)
    • Live chat integration with 3rd party vendors like LivePerson
    • Additional navigation areas for content pages such as company history, testimonials, press, return policies, etc.
    • Secure checkout supporting both Authorize.Net and PayPal
    • Customer address books let shoppers choose from previous addresses
    • Repeat customers get to skip certain checkout steps to make it easier to checkout.
    • Shipping rates automatically calculated based on real time rates, or rules set up in the admin area
    • Custom messages can be placed throughout checkout giving you the ability to guide shoppers through the different checkout options
    • Secure, fully PCI compliant credit card processing
    • Email notifications sent to both the customer and the admins for status updates
    • Customer account management allows customers to store address books and payment details, and look up order history
    • Reorder functionality for customers who wish to place the same order again

Admin Features

  • Admin Dashboard Features

    • Admin dashboard shows site traffic, order activity, most popular products, conversion and abandonment rates, and product distribution via Bing maps
    • Support for brands and brand logos, enabling visitors to “shop by brand” in a multi-branded site
    • Home page slider for marketing and promotions
    • Product category navigation automatically generated based on hierarchy
    • Products in sub categories bubble up to the parents
    • Unlimited filtering options for product listings
  • Product Editing Features

    • User friendly editors for content entry
    • Ability to create and assign common features to multiple products, eliminating the need to re-type product features
    • Unique Product Codes
    • Cost entry for revenue calculations
    • Ability to set a product as quote-only
    • Customizable availability notices
    • Easily add products to one or more categories
    • Product tagging for search engine keyword lookups
    • Set up skus and variants quickly in a matrix format
    • Set up order minimums and maximums
    • Automatically create SEO friendly page titles and URLs
    • Apply flags such as Best Seller, Exclusive, New for added visibility and graphic treatment
    • Automated product image generation for thumbnail, detail and zoom image sizes
    • Color swatches
    • Ability to group products together so they show as different options on the same product detail page
    • File attachments for PDFs of product specs or other details
    • Add related products
    • Create and add filters to act as navigation aids on the front end
  • Category Editing Features

    • Set up parent-child relationships between categories
    • Automatically generate SEO friendly page titles and URLs
    • User friendly editors for content entry
    • Turn on or off categories in the navigation menus, ability to have “hidden” categories that can be used as direct links from email campaigns or ad destinations
    • Easily add products and order them within the category
    • Add category images for additional marketing opportunities
    • Inventory management allows for on-hand inventory and product pricing updates en masse or individually
  • Complete Order Management & Fulfillment

    • Set up parent-child relationships between categories
    • Automatically generate SEO friendly page titles and URLs
    • User friendly editors for content entry
    • Turn on or off categories in the navigation menus, ability to have “hidden” categories that can be used as direct links from email campaigns or ad destinations
    • Easily add products and order them within the category
    • Add category images for additional marketing opportunities
  • Additional Features

    • Quote request management for quote-only products and customers that requested a quote
    • Vendor PO Management with integration to inventory levels
    • Integrated category banner images for enhanced marketing capabilities
    • Flexible ship rate configurator, can base rates on country, state, weight, order value, or real-time rates
    • Tax rates preloaded with current tax tables, can set up state, county and municipal taxes
    • Discounts include both code-based and code-less discounts for dollars off, percent off, BOGO, or free shipping
    • Complete mailing list management with ability to export to CSV and unsubscribe feature
    • Email History – all emails sent by BestRetail are tracked centrally and can be referenced for customer service
    • Appearance features allow for various site elements to be switched out, such as when launching a new season or product line
    • Header and footer content control
    • Full user management includes ability to easily look up customers by name or email address, and shows all order history, last seen and saved addresses plus notes
    • Navigation management for configuring the site navigation menus for site pages, special product categories or even directly link to specific pages either on or off site
    • Integrate Google Analytics with the BestRetail eCommerce platform so you can run traffic and SEO reports in your Google account
    • Intuitive reporting includes sales reports, order details, on order, by discount code, and inventory with exporting to Excel
    • Search result reporting so you can see what customers are searching for and how many results they find.