We would like a shopping website designed for on-line purchase of at least 250 products plus variants. Each product will have a picture and detailed information about ingredients and nutritional values (in a pop up box?). Site must be quick to load and easy to shop at.
The site must have an auto stock take facility to avoid over-selling of products.
Customer should have secure log in to track orders, have ability to add products to a one or more favourites list to speed up and repeat subsequent orders. We would also want a facility for the customer to be emailed automatically when a product is back in stock. Also, Auto email when order is despatched.
Download/print product catalogue and quick shop facilities should also be available.
Shopping basket must calculate shipping by weight at pre-determined & changeable rates for different parts of the world. It must allow for a discount system for various factors, e.g. spend over £ xxxx and get free shipping or % age discount for example.
We must have complete control to amend stock levels, add new products and variants, change prices, images, discounts, shipping rates etc. Announce news, and change part of Home Page to feature products, make announcements etc.
It must be easy to print orders, preferably in batches not individually, and update the status for customer tracking.
Web stats must be available too.
Link to existing on line forum is needed, as well as section to view Special Offers, Newest Products etc.
Join Mailing List feature to periodical mail shots can be produced by us and sent to existing and prospective customers.
Integration with our Accounts software (Quick Books Pro) would be a bonus!
2) Installation package that will install the software (in ready-to-run condition) on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) Exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site).
in all 3.0+ versions of Intenet Explorer and Netscape and any operating systems prospective customers will access the website by to purchase online.