B2BSeller PLUGINS

With such a wide range of customers in the B2BSeller realm, there are no doubt individual needs that are unique to each business. However, much of the work that we do covers the whole spectrum of B2BSeller and we have ended up creating a number of custom plugins that are suitable for anybody with B2BSeller We have tailored these plugins to work for all different types of customers, with companies of all sizes.

OUR TOP PLUGINS:

IMAGE CONTROL

Point and Click. Add and update item and category images on the fly.

Triactive had multiple image tools that make adding images to your site easy. Our Admin Image tool allows an intern to seach for product(s) or category(s) that are missing images and assign them by browsing a folder or url to obtain an image that is then uploaded back to the site in the proper sizing to create a small, large and even zoom image if resolution of the original allows for it. Our point and click solution makes assigning images to the site a breeze.

Our mass image upload tool allows an administrator to define a set of items and the images to assign and bulk uploads them to the size, also in the proper sizing required without al the fuss of resize and uploading to P21 Item Links. We even have a missing images report that will list items that need images assigned. The only thing easier would be if someone did it for you... which Triactive can also do! WOW ... now thats service!

CONTENT

Robust Item Detail, easy-to-build Layered Navigation, Enriched Category text provide the perfect combination to boost your ranking.

Our Content tools are perfect for improving your sites SEO! Triactive's Data Admin Tab allows for robust item attributed detail to be uploaded into P21 Item Maintenance which is then transposed to our responsive B2B Seller Item Detail page so shoppers have the detail they need to make the best purchasing decisions.

The same tool can be enhanced to allow a specific subset of attributes to become the filtered navigation your shoppers so desperately need to help them find the right items quickly. These tools partnered with our Category Text plugin which allows for a more thorough explanation to define your Categories leverage SEO and help build your sites ranking.

SEARCHING MADE EASY

Displays matching items and categories while the user is typing in the search box.

User experience and conversion rate success begins with how easily and quickly your shoppers can find the items they need. Our search tools allow shoppers to quickly find the items they need by suggesting item codes and categories that match what they're typing allowing a more advanced filtering mechansim to narrow down product. Our Popular Search plugin uses an alogrithm to promote your companies Most Popular / Best Selling items on Page 1 instead of having customers sift through pages and pages to find the item they want.

Our tools can even promote items on your home page, category drill down and even suggest similar items on the item detail page. Our Brands page is interactive allowing a shopper to find only items of the Brand they are interested in. If you ever had a customer say "I can't find it on your site"... these tools are for you!

FREIGHT INTEGRATIONS

Provide real-time freight rates and Tracking from preferred shipping carriers such as UPS, Fedex and USPS.

Integration to UPS, Fedex, and USPS to obtain freight charges using your Account and Tracking detail for shipments. Charges are based on the item weights and dimensions in P21. Don't have weights/dimensions; Don't worry! An alogrithm can be run if you Prophet 21 system does not have item weights/dimensions readily available. Other considerations such as odd shapes and hazardous materials can also be factored in. Other carriers freight intergrations are also obtainable provided carrier has an API. Ask Us?

SUGGESTIVE SELLING

Suggesting items via algorithms that rank and present them for shoppers to easily find.

Similar items, Customers-Who-Bought and Dynamic Shopping Lists are all easy ways to suggest that a shopper may want to view "other" items, or repurchase items they've already bought before. Bringing successfully selling items to the forefront to make purchasing and upselling that much easier. Our Trending items plugin will list the items that are most commonly viewed on the website based on recent other shopper views.

Customers-Who-Bought-X-Also-Bought-Y will present a listing of items that have been sold along with the item the shopper is looking at based on Sales History. Triactive's Dynamic Shopping List reviews the customers sales history over 'x' period of time to dynamically generate a shopping list for the shopper to easily repurchase from, making re-buying that much simplier.

SCHEDULED PROMOS

Create and schedule out promotions and enhance product awareness.

Our advanced promotions tool allows administrators to schedule Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, and virtually any type of promotion in advance, to appear on your site for a specific time. You no longer have to worry about how you're going to promote Clearance items, Dead Stock Inventory or even a New Vendor lines on your site. Featured Products, Deals, Closeouts and Specials are listed with ease.

FULL LIST OF AVAILABLE PLUGINS:

Content

Admin Data Tabs (Excel Version)

Allows admins to maintain item and meta data through an excel spreadsheet. Creates tabs on the item detail page for marketing content (paragraph description, features, tech specs, attachments & videos).

Admin Data Tabs (P21 Version)

Allows admins to maintain item and meta data through P21 User Defined Fields. Creates tabs on the item detail page for marketing content (paragraph description, features, tech specs, attachments & videos).

Category Text Imports

Allows administrators to utilize a template structure to put marketing material above category listings. This helps a lot with SEO for categories.

Allow Filtering of Attributes

The ability to filter attributes via the left side navigation on B2B Seller. Used in conjunction with our existing Data Admin Tab plugin. Triactive creates check boxes next to our Datatab user defined fields in P21. When checked, the attribute updates to B2B Seller's Item Properties table and becomes part of the B2B Seller left navigation as filterable attribute. Requires Self-hosting.

Item Attributes Self Hosted Suite

This suite combines Triactive's Data Admin Tabs plugin with our Allow Filtering of Attributes plugin to provide the overall ability to add attributed data to P21 user defined fields and upload those attributed data to B2B Sellers item Properties table allowing for left hand side filterable navigation. Requires Self- hosting.

Item Detail Design

Responsively designed Item Detail page that renders on your mobile devices.

Product Family Tool

Ability for Items to belong in a family group, where the shopper can select related attributes to the family group to generate a finished part number.
On item detail load, if the part number belongs to a family, via UDF definition, redirect to a Family page. The family page will load all the the applicable attributes for the family, and display drop down boxes for the end user to select from (eg size, color, options). As the users selected all the require attributes, a finished part number is generated, along with its description and image. At that point, user can add product to cart and continue with order process.
This allows an item sold in multiple versions of sizes or color to be expressed on one product page such as a T-shirt that can be sold in white, black, and green in sizes S, M, L, XL, etc.

Item Attributes w/ Epicor Hosting Suite

This suite combines Triactive's Data Admin Tabs plugin with our Allow Filtering of Attributes plugin to provide the overall ability to add attributed data to P21 user defined fields and upload those attributed data to B2B Sellers item Properties table allowing for left hand side filterable navigation. In addition, Triactive creates mechanism to update B2B Seller baseline attributes table so the filterable attributes will follow B2B Seller baseline function. For Epicor hosted customers.

Allow Filtering of Attributes w/ Epicor Hosting

The ability to filter attributes via the left side navigation on B2B Seller. Used in conjunction with our existing Data Admin Tab plugin. Triactive creates check boxes next to our Data Admin tab user defined fields in P21. When checked,the attribute updates to B2B Seller's Item Properties table and becomes part of the B2B Seller left navigation as filterable attribute. For Epicor Hosted. DataAdmin Tabs sold seperately.

Image

Admin Image

Maintain item and category images on the fly through B2BSeller. Allows for easier maintenance of images on your website without worrying about image sizes or naming conventions.

Admin Mass Image Creator

Creates 4 different sized images for each row in an excel spreadsheet.

Missing Images Report

Gets a detail list of item images that are missing from your website.

Desktop - Excel Import Image Creator

Imports CSV file containing image locations (local, http, or ftp) and sends them to b2bseller via configured FTP credentials.

Multiple Images per Item

Allow an item to have up to 5 different images.

Search

Enhanced Quick Order Pad

Upgrades the baseline Quick Order Pad by adding validation, images, descriptions, prices and bulk adds.

Category Search Results

Returns categories that match your search term. That way if a user cannot find an item on initial search, they will still be able to get into the proper category.

Search Suggestions

Suggests items and categories under the search bar as the user types in it.

Popular Items (SSC)

Allows for the customer to have a completely customized sort order for products on their website. This overrides the default alphabetical sort order for items returned on B2BSeller search. That way, when a user types in a common phrase like "dishwasher" they get actual dishwashers and not racks, detergent & replacement parts.

Shop by Manufacturer / Brand

Overrides the "supplier search" functionality in B2BSeller. Allows for the use of User Defined Fields in P21 to set a true "Mfg/Brand" for an item (instead of supplier). Can take those values create a "mfg search" on your website.

Search Log

A true search log for your website. Great for reporting purposes to gain insight as to what your users are actually searching for on your website. Can use it to tailor keywords & descriptions.

Brand Slider

Display logos of select brands via a slider on the home page.

Suggestive Selling

Best Selling Items

Dynamically generated best selling products based on logic defined by administrators. Dependent on Popular Search plugin.

Best Selling Items Per Category

Dynamically list best selling items in the category while drilling down through category tree. The further into the tree, the more specific the list becomes. Dependent on Popular Search plugin.

Dynamic Shopping List Generator

Takes every customer's P21 sales history and creates B2BSeller shopping lists "Recently Purchased Items".

Trending Items

Displays most frequently visited item detail pages on your website.

Similar Items on Item Detail

Dynamically generate a list of items that are similar to the item the shopper is looking at and displays "related items" as suggestions. Dependent upon Popular Search plugin.

Email Item Detail

Ability to email item detail page specs to anyone.

Customers Who Bought "X" also bought "Y"

Ability to assign Cross Sell items to main item as a suggested buy - based on an algorithm specific to distributor needs. Displays on item detail page.

Featured Products

Control a listing of featured products via P21 Item Maintenance user defined field. The items would then appear on the home page as Featured Items.

Freight

USPS Integration

Produces real time freight / shipping rates on b2bseller from USPS that get imported into P21 with the order. The site will utilize the items weights /dimensions in an algorithm to best fit the items into a standard box (utilizing your companies standards). The biggest item will enter the box first with the remaining items being treated like "sand" to fill the box to its maximum weight limit before the next box is utilized. UDF fields can be set to indicate 'oversized' or 'odd-sized' items upon request. Site then calls the USPS for the rate to ship items using you account detail to obtain your carrier negotiated pricing.
50% discount available on the pair price if purchased with another freight API.

UPS Freight API

Produces real time freight / shipping rates on b2bseller from UPS that get imported into P21 with the order. The site will utilize the items weights /dimensions in an algorithm to best fit the items into a standard box (utilizing your companies standards). The biggest item will enter the box first with the remaining items being treated like "sand" to fill the box to its maximum weight limit before the next box is utilized. UDF fields can be set to indicate 'oversized' or 'odd-sized' items upon request. Site then calls the UPS for the rate to ship items using you account detail to obtain your carrier negotiated pricing.
50% discount available on the pair price if purchased with another freight API.

FedEx Freight API

Produces real time freight / shipping rates on b2bseller from FEDEX that get imported into P21 with the order. The site will utilize the items weights /dimensions in an algorithm to best fit the items into a standard box (utilizing your companies standards). The biggest item will enter the box first with the remaining items being treated like "sand" to fill the box to its maximum weight limit before the next box is utilized. UDF fields can be set to indicate 'oversized' or 'odd-sized' items upon request. Site then calls the FEDEX for the rate to ship items using you account detail to obtain your carrier negotiated pricing.
50% discount available on the pair price if purchased with another freight API.

Marketing

Admin Scheduled Promotions

Allows for administrators to schedule out home page promotions days/weeks/months ahead of time.

Item Icons

Allows for you to designate special items with icons on the website (Special stock, sale items, hazardous, oversize, direct ship).

Reviews

Allows for users to leave product reviews and rating for items they have purchased previously.

WordPress Blog

Incorporate your companies WordPress blog into your B2B Seller web site so Blogs are read directly from your site instead of another URL. Not only does this improved SEO, but keeps your customer focused on the site they can order products from.

User Experience

Paypal

Integration with PayPal payment gateway. During checkout, cart will call to PayPal via integration for shopper to complete the payment portion of the checkout process. PayPal will in-turn return a transaction ID that will be associated to the order and passed to P21 as an order note. The distributor is responsible for reconciling the payment via their PayPal account.

Retain cart when new session logs on

Ability to share a cart across multiple sessions. When one user logs in and creates a cart, then another user logs in using the same Login, second user will be prompted that they have a cart on another session. First user will also be prompted that the cart is in use on another session. Neither user will lose the cart immediately. They can make a determination to proceed with existing cart, or can clear the cart and 'start over'.

Shopping List Ajax

When a shopper clicks "Add to list" , a popup of the actual add to list screen will appear for shopper to select an existing list or create a new list to add the item to. This avoids leaving the page and drives a cleaner shopping experience.

Updates to My Account Reporting Screens

Modify My Account reporting pages to update the design for the customer and enhance the flow of the My Account reporting transactions.

Online Credit Application

Allows for customers to give their users the option to fill out a credit application online, instead of faxing or mailing it in. Comes complete with CAPTCHA and the ability to upload a PDF of their tax exemption certificate. Can be encrypted or non-encrypted depending on customer requirements.

Minimum Purchase Qty. / Multiples

Display a minimum purchase quantity for items in search results and on the Item Detail page. Validate the quantity when added to the cart is in increments of the minimum purchase qty.

Example: Item A has a minimum purchase qty of 5 EA. Shopper must enter a quantity of 5, or multiples thereof when adding that item to the cart: 5, 10, 15 EA, etc.

To see how our plugins suite has improved our customers' site functionality and revenue, take a look at this project:

Airline Hydraulics

SHELBY WHOLESALE

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www.shelbywholesale.com

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