Blogs


Woohaa network on hold - being moved to its own company

As many of you know, we have been working on a comprehensive supply chain solution for the last few years called Woohaa.  Woohaa is a Consumer to Business to Business (C2B2B) solution that automates product catalog data, transaction processing and selling tools giving retailers a comprehensive [..]

Easy Fixes to Optimize Your Website Speed

Website speed is a primary concern among e-commerce merchants, and a fast-loading website can have a significant effect to your bottom line. Fortunately you don’t need us to speed up your website, you just need to optimize your customizations. First Things First: Understanding "First Loa [..]

Order Online, Pick Up From Store

Allow your customers to order online and pick up their items directly from your store branch location with the In Store Pick Up feature. Your customers can select from your store locations where they can pick up their items. Everything is fully-integrated, so once your customers order an item from y [..]

Online retail rides the Cyber Monday wave

Black Friday is still the most awaited day in the retail calendar, but businesses have been pushing to include more targeted marketing efforts for other days of the holiday season. Enter Cyber Monday, a day characterized by a frenzy of online shopping on the Monday after Thanksgiving Weekend. [..]

Adapt Your Retail Process to the New Buyer's Journey

Among the many game-changers that the Internet has initiated in our lives is the shift of proactive power in retail. Businesses can no longer create a single sales journey that applies for all customers, beginning with top-down marketing and ending at the cash register. Instead, buyers shape their [..]

How tablets can enhance the in-store shopping experience

The rise of mobile device sales is showing no signs of slowing down, with global research firm Forrester predicting that 60% of North American online consumers will own a tablet by 2017. Their report also indicates that the tablet may end up becoming a "mainstay device" worldwide, a label tha [..]

How to Use a Gift Card or Certificate at a POS

Gift Cards and gift certificates are becoming trendy gift options, especially during the holiday season. With gift cards, there is no need to return items to the store if they're in the wrong size or the wrong color! The people receiving the gift have total control of what they get. Conne [..]

How To Process Online Payments From Your Webstore

Connected Business's powerful eCommerce platform makes it possible for you to deliver an efficient and enjoyable shopping experience for your customers. You can now integrate a wide range of payment processes into your webstore, including the ability to process online payments through your site. To [..]

How to Use Virtual Pages for Effective Advertising

Connected Business 14 allows you to create virtual pages for your webstore where you can curate different products in a single screen without reorganizing your existing product inventory. These virtual pages are ideal for promoting exciting deals, seasonal offerings, sales and more. You can cr [..]