- Flexible Commission Calculation
- Supported payment methods
- Supported Product Types
- Manage Seller Group
- Manage Seller Accounts
- Manage Seller Attributes
- Manage Profile Form
- Manage Registration Form
- Manage Credit Transactions
- Manage Escrow Transactions
- Manage Withdrawal Requests
- Products Approval
- Register new Weller Account
- Responsive Seller Panel
- Seller Dashboard
- Seller Credit Account
- Seller Withdraw Funds
- Pending Credit Transactions
- Seller View Credit Transactions
- Seller Manages Products
- Product Custom Options
- Seller Manages Orders
Workflow of Magento Marketplace extension
The Magento Marketplace is a multiple vendor extension. A vendor can easily create and manage their own account on the mobile friendly website. Vendors can easily add and manage their own products within the Marketplace.
Your Marketplace website will organically attract customers who will search and buy products. Sales will instantly be transferred to the Marketplace system and will add the money to the vendors account as credit. Vendors can then withdraw the money from their credit account and can access the money through banks or paypal at any time.
Vendors can manage orders, create shipments and ship products to customers all from a very easy to use management interface.
Customer can leave reviews/ratings for Vendors every time an order is placed, allowing for a very safe shopping experience for all.
Marketplace owner can create multiple commission rules to charge vendors. In example marketplace owner charge $2 fixed price and 5% per each product sold.
Owner can use flexible conditions to filter products that will be applied by the commission rule.
The commission can be fixed price or percent of product price.
The Magento marketplace extension supports all the same payment methods as the standard Magento system. If you have any problems with your payment method please contact us for assistance.
These following product types are supported by the Magento marketplace extension:
- Simple Product
- Configurable Product
- Virtual Product
Other product types will be supported soon.
The Magento marketplace provides the ability to manage vendors by group. You can set up different commissions for each group e.g. Free vendor will need to pay 15% for each order, Gold vendors, who pay $100/month, will not need be charged any fee per order.
Manage Seller Accounts
The marketplace administrator can manage all sellers from Magento backend.
The marketplace administrator can view and edit the seller information.
On seller dashboard, marketplace owners can have an overview about the seller. Owners can also add/subtract credit for the seller from this.
Marketplace owners can view or update seller account information from this section. Marketplace owners can design this from from admin panel using Manage Profile Form function.
Marketplace owners can see the list of orders of the current seller.
All products of the current seller can be viewed from this section.
Owner can easy see how seller get or spend credit from this section.
In this section, owner can see all withdrawal requests of current seller with their status.
Manage Seller Attributes
Marketplace owners manage all seller's attributes from admin panel.
Owner can add new vendor's attribute to display on vendor registration page.Supported Attribute Type:Text Field, Text Area, Date, Yes/No, Multiple Select, Dropdown, File.
Manage Profile Form
Owner can design the profile form of seller under My Account section of seller panel. Owner can just drag and drop fields or fieldset to sort them.
Manage Registration Form
Same as Manage Profile Form, Seller can design the registration form of seller. He can just drag and drop fields or fieldset to sort them.
Manage Credit Transactions
The marketplace owner is able to manage all credit transactions from all vendors.
Manage Escrow Transactions
If the escrow feature is enabled, after customer pay for the order, the credit amount will be held in x days. The holding credit can not be used to withdraw or buy products from website.
While the fund is holding, admin can release it manually or cancel it.
Manage Withdrawal Requests
Seller will submit withdrawal request from his seller panel to withdraw the funds. From admin panel marketplace owner will see all withdrawal request with it status.
Owner will view the request and transfer funds manually to seller or cancel the withdarwal request for some reasons.
All newly added products may need to be approved by Admin before it can be published live to the marketplace website.
Admins can disable the product approval from configuration.
Seller Register New Account
The marketplace extension allows sellers to register for an account to start selling products on the marketplace website. You can disable this feature from configuration as well.
As the Marketplace owner you can easily add new fields and sort fields on the registration form by adding new vendor attributes and design the registration form from the admin panel.
Seller account is a customer account too, in order to create a seller account seller will go to customer registration link. Under customer registration form you will see new option to open a new seller account.
After you check to the check box "Open seller account" the registration form will be displayed.
Responsive Seller Cpanel
The Multiple Vendor Marketplace Script allows vendor to manage their products and orders on any device from anywhere. This feature is very helpful for your vendors to manage their store.
From the seller dashboard, sellers will have an overview about their store. The seller will able to see the credit amount, total sales, last 5 orders, last 5 transactions, most viewed products, best sellers, ...
Seller Credit Account
Each seller will have his own credit account. After a customer pays for an order, the money will be added to seller credit account. Sellers can see their credit amount on top right of seller panel.
Seller Withdraw Funds
Seller can withdraw the money from his credit account to his Bank, Paypal,...
Click to the withdrawal methods that he want to withdraw funds to. Paypal and Wire Transfer is default withdrawal methods, You can add more withdrawal methods by creating new custom extension for it.
In this step, seller will enter the amount that he want to withdraw and click continue. Seller can edit the bank account info by clicking to the edit link
If seller has not enter his withdrawal account information, he will be redirected to seller configuration page.
Review step before seller submit the withdrawal request.
After seller submit the withdrawal request he will be redirected to the withdrawal requests page. Here all withdrawal requests are listed with their status.
Pending Credit Transactions
The seller credit may be held in x day before it is added to seller credit account. Pending credit can not be used to withdraw or buy products from website. Marketplace owner can enable/disable this feature from admin panel.
Seller View Credit Transactions
From seller panel, seller can see all of his credit transactions. With this feature he will know how he spends or receives credit.
Seller Product Management
A seller is able to manage his products from their seller panel. A seller "A" can not see products from seller "B".
Sellers have full access to their products. Sellers products may need to be reviewed and approved by the administrator before they can be displayed on marketplace website.
Product Custom Options
Seller can add custom options for their products. Seller can set a price for each custom options to charge more fees to customer.
In this example customer will be able select the custom service from a drop downmenu.
Seller Manages Orders
Sellers are allowed to manage only their orders.They can see the list of orders. They can set the filter to get the orders they want.
Vendors can view order information, add comments to order and create shipments for each orders.
Vendor Home Page
With the Vendor Home Page plug-in; seller will have their own page to display there products. This page will have the same design as the marketplace website and only display all seller's products and the seller profile.
Vendor Review / Rating
Vendor Review plug-in allows customer to leave a review for sellers after processing a purchase from that vendor. This review/rating will be seen by other customers. The vendor rating is shown on the vendors profile so customers can base their buying decisions on real reviews and ratings.
Vendor can view all reviews which customers left for them and ONLY the Admin can edit/delete vendor reviews.
With the Message plug-in customers can send messages to the vendor. Customer and vendor will get notification email when message arrives.
Customer can send message to seller from product detail page.
Customer can send message to seller from seller home page. (if the Vendor Home Page is installed.
Customer can manage messages from customer panel. He will be notified if there is a new message arrives.
Messages are grouped so customer can manage his messages easier.
Seller can manage all messages from his seller panel.
The Vendor Membership plug-in allows you to charge your vendors a monthly fee. Vendor can upgrade/renew his account by purchasing a packaged product. After your vendor pays for the membership package the account will be upgraded to corresponding group and the expiry date. If the vendor is already in the group, system will update the expiry date only.
This is one of top plug-ins that allows you make money from your vendors.
A membership package is a special product type with some additional options.
All membership packages will be displayed in membership page. Customer can add the package to the shopping cart and process checkout as normal product.
Seller can easy see his current membership information from seller dashboard.
Seller can see the payment history that he paid for his membership account.
Vendor Featured Products
The Featured Products plug-in allows vendors to set products as `featured` and displays it on the seller homepage.
Vendor will just need to choose the product and set the feature from date and to date for it.
The featured products will be displayed in seller home page.
Vendor Attribute Option
The extension allows seller to add more options for product attribute (dropdown or multiple select). This extension is very helpful, in example when vendor add new shirt with the color is not listed in the color attribute, Seller can click to Add option button to add new color option for color attribute. Admin will need to review and approve new option added by sellers. Admin can also allow some seller groups add options without approval from admin.
Admin can select attributes that he allow vendor to add new option, Admin can also set the Approved Group that all options is added from sellers in this group will not need for approvel.
Seller can add options for product attribute very easily.
Admin will get all requested options from seller. One admin approve the request, the option will be added to attribute automatically.
Admin can view the detail information of the request.
Vendor Reports plugin allows seller to obtain sales information. This is very helpful tool for sellers to conclusions about the status of their store.
Sales reports will provide for seller an overview about his sales.
With Sales by Month of year, seller will see the report for each month of year.
Seller can view sales report by each day of week.
Seller can also view sales report by hour.
Products Ordered report.
Low Stock report.
The Vendor Category plug-in allows vendor to manage and display products by categories. This will help the customer find products much easier.
Seller can manage his multiple level categories from seller panel.
The categories navigation will be display on all of seller pages.
Vendor Multiple Flatrate Shipping
Vendor Multiple Flatrate Shipping allows each vendor can setup his own flatrate shippings
Seller can define his flatrates shipping fron seller panel.
From front end checkout, customers will need to select the shipping method for each vendor products.
Search By Vendor
Search by Vendor is a plug-in of Magento multiple vendors extension which allows customers to search for products inside a vendors store. The search will only return products from current seller.
Mass Import/Export Products
With Mass Import/Export Products plug-in, sellers can upload his product info in bulk from csv file.
Seller first will upload product images to use for importing.
Seller can import products information from csv file. Seller can also delete products in bulk using this import function.
After seller submit the csv files, all product information will be added to the import queue.
In this page seller can run the import queue and see the import progress.
Seller can export all of his products to csv file.
The marketplace website may have some vendors which are selling the same products. Each vendor can have their own product pricing. The Price Comparison plug-in allows customers to compare prices from different vendors.
In manage product page, seller can click to Select and Sell button to sell an exist product in marketplace website.
In Select and Sell page, seller can find the product which he want to sell and click to Sell This Product button.
Seller will need to enter the price, and inventory information of the product to start selling it.
Customer can see all sellers that are selling the product with different price.
With Advanced Group plug-in you can set limitations for each vendor group. For example, all vendors in the Bronze group can only add 20 products, Gold group can add 50 products ...
This is a helpful Magento plug-in of multiple vendors extension for you to set different tiered memberships.
Admin can set permission for a seller group from admin panel.
The Banner Manager allows vendor to manage banners slider and add them to seller page. Seller can replace the static banner image in seller home page by a slider image.