With BusinessFlow, You Get Omni-Channel with Options for Ecommerce
BusinessFlow may be used in a modular fashion and is built to take in orders from any ecommerce source.
So, with BusinessFlow, you have choices for Ecommerce.
BusinessFlow has its own native ecommerce suite that is powerful for companies that need highly customized
B2C ecommerce environments, Business-to-Business (B2B) portals, and Internal procurement portals.
Many third party ecommerce providers have also chosen to partner with Mainstreet to connect their ecommerce
functionality with BusinessFlow’s e-business engine. As such, BusinessFlow is pre-integrated with shopping cart
providers such as Magento, Demandware, Yahoo, MarketLive, and ATG.
In all cases, the ecommerce leverages BusinessFlow’s enterprise strength back office e-business functionality including
its best in class order management, customer service, and multi-channel inventory control functions. Orders flowing from
these ecommerce platforms are managed through BusinessFlow’s robust toolset for processes such as allocations,
split orders, multi-warehouse, fulfillment, integrated drop shipping, subscription (autoship) orders, backorders, returns,
invoicing, installment payments, customer service, and automated customer notifications. In addition, BusinessFlow
automatically sells products through Amazon and eBay, tracks inventory across channels in real-time, and enables
end-to-end automation of all your e-business processes.
Enterprise Class Ecommerce On-Demand
The BusinessFlow ecommerce suite is used for highly customized B2C ecommerce, B2B ecommerce,
and for internal procurement portals or for any multitude or combination of these environments.
BusinessFlow’s on-demand enterprise class ecommerce technology suite combines best practice out-of-the-box
ecommerce functionality with the flexibility to customize including total creative control over the ecommerce website
design (i.e. skinnable or design from scratch).
BusinessFlow’s Ecommerce Suite is connected in real-time with BusinessFlow’s enterprise strength back
office functionality including its best in class order management, customer service, and multi-channel inventory
control functions. Orders flowing from BusinessFlow’s ecommerce suite are managed through BusinessFlow’s
robust toolset for processes such as allocations, split orders, multi-warehouse fulfillment, integrated drop shipping,
continuity orders, backorders, returns, invoicing, installment payments, customer service, and automated
BusinessFlow Ecommerce Suite Highlights: Enterprise Strength On-Demand
- On-demand hosting by MainStreet
- Multiple websites with the same
BusinessFlow engine (single
database, single order management,
single back office)
- Microsites that feature a single or
a handful of direct-to-consumer items
- Feature rich out-of-the-box
- Total creative control over the design
- SEO optimized
- Scalable for performance
- Content management
- Complete merchandising tools
and search/browse functions
- Personalization (e.g. private catalogs,
- Powerful pricing engine
- Flexible promotion engine
- Activate social media
- Subscription (autoship) orders
BusinessFlow’s Back Office and Front Office Real-Time Connectivity
With BusinessFlow, your Ecommerce website(s) are connected in real-time to BusinessFlow’s Company
Management Suite. BusinessFlow technology provides that all data that is a part of BusinessFlow’s engine
is made available to the Ecommerce Website(s) to drive everything from item merchandising to company
specific automations to customer specific offers. Example information flow includes:
- Item merchandising
- Product relationships
- Gifting options
- Inventory availability
- Order status
- Customer data