Addon that helps in connecting the customers with local sellers and stores is Hyperlocal multi-vendor marketplace. Prestashop store owners can convert their eCommerce store into a fully functional marketplace using Hyperlocal E-commerce Marketplace. This way other sellers can sell products in the marketplace.
Another important feature of Prestashop Hyperlocal Marketplace is, it helps clients to enhance their shopping experience and permit sellers to add the delivery location i.e. place where sellers can deliver their products. On the other hand, clients can mention their location to check the product and seller’s availability.
Features Of Prestashop Hyperlocal Delivery Marketplace
Feature 1: Prestashop Hyperlocal Service Marketplace offers Hyperlocal Setting
The addon helps store merchants to list the ship areas for product shipping. This way merchants can add multiple ship areas for product shipping. Prestashop Hyperlocal Marketplace permits merchants to approve/disapprove sellers ship area requests.
Moreover, store merchants can choose the location range type both- in miles as well as kilometers. This addon permits the admin to set the default price for product shipping when the shipping distance is out of range.
Feature 2: Permit Easy Seller Registration
Hyperlocal multi-vendor marketplace permit store admin to allow buyers to register as a Seller via Prestashop Hyperlocal Delivery Business Model. Furthermore, they can register from the Hyperlocal Multi-Vendor Plugin front-end by selecting the ‘Register as Seller’ option on the registration form. From the admin interface of the PrestaShop Hyperlocal marketplace module, the seller’s profiles are approved/disapproved.
Feature 3: Offers Payout Management
Hyperlocal multi-vendor marketplace allows sellers to make a payout request for the earnings. Further, the store admin can approve as well as disapprove the Payout requests with a single mouse click. This makes it easy for the admin to handle the PrestaShop Hyperlocal Service Marketplace. Further, the store merchant can enable automatic seller payout this helps the merchant to automate the entire payout request process. The plugin permits the admin to add a suitable amount that will be kept on hold for the vendors always.
Feature 4: Offers Separate Seller Registration
Prestashop Hyperlocal Service Marketplace allows the store admin to list a separate seller registration form under the “General Setting” section. Furthermore, by enabling this feature admin can list more custom fields in the seller registration form. Including, shop title, seller contact information, seller country, etc.
Feature 5: Prestashop Hyperlocal Marketplace permit adding shipping methods
To provide a better shipping service to the customers, sellers can list their shipping methods using the addon. Furthermore, the sellers can handle the shipping options for the PrestaShop Hyperlocal E-commerce Marketplace products from the shipping section. And once approved by the store admin in PrestaShop Hyperlocal E-commerce Business, the sellers get access to their seller’s dashboard. Here, sellers can list their products, shipping methods, manage and process the orders. Moreover, sellers can update their seller profiles.
How To Install Prestashop Hyperlocal Marketplace?
1. Installation Steps
Before installation, merchants need to purchase the Prestashop Hyperlocal Service Marketplace addon. Further, Go to the Store Admin -> Modules and Services.
Further, click on ” Upload a module”. Either drag or drop the file or select the file from the system. Once the file is uploaded, “Module(s) installed successfully” will be displayed.
The install button will be automatically be converted to configure, once the Prestashop Hyperlocal Delivery Business Model is installed.
There is a separate menu at the end of the menu in the admin interface of the Hyperlocal multi-vendor marketplace. Moreover, the menu consists of several sub-menu options, directing the users to other pages in the Prestashop Hyperlocal Marketplace Addon.
Prestashop Hyperlocal Marketplace setting tab is divided into two sections,
1. Seller Level Settings
2. Global Level Settings.
To know more about the setting, check the user manual link provided below.