CS-Cart Pre-Order is a feature offered by the CS-Cart platform, designed to help businesses streamline their pre-order process.
With CS-Cart Pre-Order, merchants can easily showcase upcoming products or items that are temporarily out of stock, allowing customers to reserve them in advance.
This feature enables businesses to generate pre-sales, build anticipation, and gauge customer interest before officially launching a product. Customers can confidently secure their desired items, while merchants benefit from increased revenue and improved inventory management.
CS-Cart Pre-Order simplifies the pre-order experience, ensuring a seamless and efficient process for both businesses and customers.
Sell Upcoming Products
Sell and accept orders for upcoming products.
Analyze New Product Demand
Analyze customer demand and send popup notifications.
Pay in advance and book items to guarantee assured delivery.
Receive Advance Payment
Accept partial or full payment for pre-order products.
Show Arrival Date
Specify the product availability date.
Notify customers when a pre-ordered product is available.
Why do we need CS-Cart Pre Order?
CS-Cart Pre Order offers significant advantages for online stores. It enables businesses to drive sales by allowing customers to place orders advance for upcoming or low-inventory products.
By offering pre order options, stores can capitalize on customer demand and generate revenue before the products are officially available.
CS-Cart Pre Order boosts customer satisfaction and provides valuable insights for product popularity and inventory management.
Additionally, the ability to customize pre order settings, such as pricing and duration, allows stores to tailor the pre order process according to their specific needs.
Overall, CS-Cart Pre Order is an essential tool for boosting sales, enhancing customer experience, and optimizing inventory management in online stores.
- Well integrated with CS-Cart Multivendor.
- Admin can view the list of preorders of store in 3 categories ie; display of All preorders, Open preorders, Closed preorders.
- The option of view the pre-order customers list at backend has been provided.
- Allows customers to order product which are yet to be released or currently out of stock only when the product is converted to pre-order.
- *Compatible with simple, downloadable and configurable products.
- Admin can set pre-order status and availability date.
- Admin can set the pre-order price of products in percentage or absolute value.
- Single checkout option has been provided at backend.
- Admin can send own customized mail to buyer by using the user guide provided at configuration tab.
- Admin can set single checkout option for any pre-order product.
- Customer can view order status of all pre-ordered product through “pre-order status".
- Easy to use and configure at admin end.
Features Added in Version 3.0
- Automatic conversion of out of stock products to pre-order is provided which is possible when stock of the products is zero and inventory is not set to “do not track".
- Well supported CS-Cart Multivendor.
- Option to convert existing out of stock products into pre-order is provided at configuration page.
- Option to set more than single pre-order quantity of a specific product for single user is provided based on admin's configuration at backend.
- *Preorder products will always have zero shipping charges at the time of checkout.
- *Functionality to display the pre-order delivery date or custom text is available for admin.
Features Added in Version 3.2
- Well supported with Multi Storefronts.
Features Added in Version 4.0
- Option to restrict the payment method for pre-order.
- Functionality to set the duration(start & end date) for pre-order.
- Admin can set maximum preorder quantity of any product available for pre-ordering.
- Functionality at admin end to set the type of preorder on the basis of the preorder amount to be collected from the customer. There are three type of preorder (zero, partial, full)
- Functionality to keep & display the 2 payment methods at backend while partial payment of pre-order.
- If the stock is limited then the product is first provided to preorder customer.
- Admin can check preorders of a particular customer.
Features Added in Version 6.0
- Custom mail template for every process
- Pre-order enquiries
- Inquiries list in the admin and vendor as well with proper communication.
- Quantity per order.
- Low stock notification to the customer
- Resolved all issue
- Compatible with cs-cart version 4.15.x
If you are facing any issues with the add-on, please reach out to our support team.
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*Please note that the highlighted features of older versions have been discontinued in version 4.0.
*Pre-order product purchases will be done in a separate order.
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