E-Commerce

If you desire to bring an existent retail business to the to the exciting world of the internet or have visions to start a new store from scratch, Guavavision can help you get there. With a solution from Guavavision, you can be assured that someone will be there to help you get started.

There are hundreds, if not thousands of E-Commerce solutions available on the Internet, so what makes Guavavision different? Plain and simple, having full control of your data. Many web design companies lock you in, holding you hostage by forcing you to use their service for as long as you have your online store by use of their 'proprietary' software, which is designed to be cost prohibitive to pick up and move. With an E-Commerce solution from Guavavision, you own your data allowing you to move your online store to any Internet Service provider you desire, thus controlling the future of your online store.


Basic Functionality Overview

  • Administration / Backend Functionality
    • Supports unlimited products and categories
      • Products-to-categories structure (i.e. shoes, types of shoes, brands, etc)
      • Categories-to-categories structure
    • Add/Edit/Remove categories, products, manufacturers, customers, and reviews
    • Support for physical (shippable) and virtual (downloadable) products
    • Administration area secured with an SSL protected username and password defined during installation (MS3)
    • Contact customers directly via email or newsletters
    • Easily backup and restore the database
    • Print invoices and packaging lists from the order screen
    • Statistics for products and customers
    • Multilingual support
    • Multicurrency support
      • Automatically update currency exchange rates
    • Select what to display, and in what order, in the product listing page
    • Support for static and dynamic banners with full statistics
  • Customer / Frontend Functionality
    • All orders stored in the database for fast and efficient retrieval
    • Customers can view their order history and order statuses
    • Customers can maintain their accounts
      • Addressbook for multiple shipping and billing addresses
    • Temporary shopping cart for guests and permanent shopping cart for customers
    • Fast and friendly quick search and advanced search features
    • Product reviews for an interactive shopping experience
    • Forseen checkout procedure
    • Secure transactions with SSL
    • Number of products in each category can be shown or hidden
    • Global and per-category bestseller lists
    • Display what other customers have ordered with the current product shown
  • Product Functionality
    • Dynamic product attributes relationship (small, medium, large, etc)
    • HTML based product descriptions
    • Automated display of specials
    • Control if out of stock products can still be shown and are available for purchase
    • Customers can subscribe to products to receive related emails/newsletters
  • Payment Functionality
    • Accept numerous offline payment processing (cheque, money orders, offline credit card processing, ..)
    • Accept numerous online payment processing (2CheckOut, PayPal, Authorize.net, iPayment, ..)
    • Disable certain payment services based on a zone basis
  • Shipping Functionality
    • Weight, price, and destination based shipping modules
    • Real-time quotes available (UPS, USPS, FedEx, ..)
    • Free shipping based on amount and destination
    • Disable certain shipping services based on a zone basis
  • Tax Functionality
    • Flexible tax implementation on a state and country basis
    • Set different tax rates for different products
    • Charge tax on shipping on a per shipping service basis