Retail Pro is a comprehensive point of sale (POS) software and merchandising solution that can be conform to cater to the specific requirements of retailers. It is a complete software package for automating POS, store operations, customer relationship management (CRM) and reporting & analysis.
Retail Pro Ecommerce integration with 24Seven cart
Retail Pro integration with 24Seven Cart allows retailers to share and update inventory and customer data in nearly real-time scenario. This integration enables RetailPro to automatically and, on a scheduled basis, update the web store with inventory information, such as pricing or quantity, changes in store. At the same time, the online store is enabled to pass along completed orders' and customers' information to RetailPro. This results in an integration of POS (RetailPro) and eCommerce (24SevenCart) systems. Retail Pro integration with the web store mechanizes the processes of POS, web store functions and offers a single platform to manage multiple stores.
Retail Pro integration also ensures order and customer information, such as “Bill To:” and “Ship To:”, is automatically populated into Retail Pro without the need for human intervention. This information is automatically populated into RetailPro with a middleware known as ‘24Seven Link’. This middleware fetches order related data from the online store and populate it into RetailPro.
24Seven Cart integration with POS (RetailPro) enables and enhances multiple capabilities for your business. These include: efficient catalog management, material planning, purchasing, order processing, fulfillment and payment processing, managing inventory stock levels, product attributes, multiple price levels and create the shopper records - all synchronized with the web.
Benefits enabled by Retail Pro integration with 24Seven shopping cart
- Automatically upload product catalog information from RetailPro point of sale(POS) to web store
- Automatically update latest pricing & inventory information
- Update RetailPro inventory to online marketplaces like eBay and Amazon
- Sales from the online store are automatically downloaded in RetailPro
- Generate reports on sales, payments, backorders and shippings
- No need to do manual data entry in the system
- Connect multiple retail outlets (using RetailPro POS) with single web store
Process of integrating 24Seven Cart with Retail Pro
The online store gets auto updates regarding product data such as inventory data, multiple prices, images and attributes from RetailPro enabled physical stores.
Retail Pro enabled physical stores get data regarding online orders, customer's information, shipping information and information regarding the mode of payment from the web stores.
Scheduling the update process
In Retail Pro integration, both web store & RetailPro enabled physical store get updated information on real time basis and at a frequency that suits your business needs. Scheduling of updated process can be done on an hourly or daily basis. Since information is updated on a real time basis, scheduler can be set down to a minute level accuracy.
TThis seamless Retail Pro integration with 24SevenCart helps in increasing sales across for your business – not just in the store, but potentially from around the globe.
We have created an intuitive graphical interface (called 24Seven Link) that allows a merchant to easily ‘Web Enable’ items to push to the online store. Web enabling allows merchants to upload only selected items to the web store. Just as easily, it downloads website orders into the point of sale (POS)system. 24Seven Link overcomes every limitation faced by customers, who are using Retail Pro ECI module. For example, it can be used by unlimited users at any point of time and it utilizes the most advanced technology which avoids ‘time-outs’ faced by ECM users.
Exhibit 1: “Show Inventory” displays inventory items that have changed since the last scheduled update.
This process can be scheduled to update every few minutes in a day
Exhibit 2: An intuitive interface allows you to ‘Web Enabled’ select items.
We offer seamless Retail Pro eCommerce integration that removes the need to manage, update, add and delete same information on multiple channels. It allows data to be shared easily on the online store and point of sale (POS)
Customer information | Inventory | Item information such as colors, designs, sizes | List of suppliers | Pricing | Sales & purchase orders
Retail Pro has two-layer structure where an item is displayed under either one Department or one Category. 24SevenCart eliminates this limitation by allowing you to attach one item to many Departments and/or many Categories. It allows customer to easily track their items.
Retail Pro has several discount rules but they are all geared towards retail store. 24SevenCart comes with additional Discount Rules that allow you to capture more online sales.
Mobile compatibility provides full functionality of 24SevenCart to online retailers’ mobile commerce channel which includes integration with web store’s catalog, inventory, checkout, etc. 24Seven Cart is developed to work on latest smart phones, which in turn, makes your RetailPro inventory smart phone friendly.
24Seven integrated with Retail Pro, opens up a whole new realm of possibilities. It allows you to publish your inventory on many price comparison engines, for example, Google Shop, Shopping.com, TheFind.com, etc.
Are you ready to sell your products on eBay? 24SevenCart makes it very easy to publish your inventory on eBay and making sure you never oversell by keeping stock in synch. 24SevenCart provides an interface that manages various aspects of eBay like stock, order processing, payments & shipping.
24Seven Cart is developed in non-proprietary C# code, one of the most commonly used .NET languages and uses industry standard practices 24SevenCart offers a 100% customizable platform to any .NET developer to build on an existing flexible architecture. This, in turn, allows merchants to launch an eCommerce platform that meets their unique business requirements while staying within their tight budgets.
RetailPro eCommerce integration consists of retail management applications such as point-of-sales (POS) application, merchandising, accounting and inventory management. Mechanizing POS processes, online store functions and managing multiple stores through a single platform are a few of the characteristics of RetailPro eCommerce integration.
This RetailPro eCommerce integration helps in simultaneously managing product prices & their promotions, customer management, inventories, purchase orders and develop comprehensive insight reports and analytics. For syncing two different technology platforms, retailers require a web integrator to update & share information databases.
In the first step of RetailPro POS integration, uploading of product information is done in the web store from Retail Pro POS. The product data is to be uploaded in a specific format & RetailPRO conforms to this data format.
In the second process of RetailPro POS integration, information about orders is downloaded from the online store to RetailPro enabled POS. Order information includes quantity ordered, their variants, total amount of order, shipping information and information about the customer.
The next step of RetailPro web integration is the scheduling of updated process. The online store and RetailPro enabled POS get latest updates regarding products to be uploaded in the web store and customer orders to be downloaded on a timely basis. A scheduler can be set to set timings to upload & download the required data as per the convenience of retailers.
This solution of online store for retail pro integration uses a graphical interface (24Seven Link) to ‘Web Enable’ items and upload them to the web store.
RetailPro eCommerce integration enables retailers to generate different analytics reports such as sales reports, reports on inventories, any data between two different dates, highest & lowest revenue generating products.