The add-on is included in the Cross-up - sell add-ons package for CS-Cart (supplied free for package owners)
Briefly about the functionality of the add-on:
- The add-on automates the routine of creating standard product combinations for the Buy together cheaper add-on. The generator mechanics allows you to specify the Main product (or several products) and Additional products, on the basis of which combinations of products with specified discount conditions will be created;
- Adds new user interface for product combinations that sells more;
- The module also adds a separate page for managing such combinations with a convenient search by combinations;
- The add-on supports Multi-Vendor editions of the CS-Cart platform.
Look video with extended buy together in work
Work with base functions:
Integration with "Intellectual selection of products" add-on
Why should you use add-on?
As you can see, this is not just a module for generating typical combinations, it is a whole combine that can:
- increase sales in your store or marketplace;
- will allow you to covertly dump, that is, to reduce the price offer for a combination of products, which is allowed by suppliers)
- reduce the time spent on creating combinations, maintaining their relevance;
- offer the user the most optimal combination selection interface from the point of view of usability (and, therefore, the highest conversion);
- create truly meaningful product combinations and automatically based on rules. All products in a combination can be selected taking into account the fact that they are most suitable for each other and the buyer is organically interested in buying them together).
Full list of features:
- Ability to generate typical combinations by rules
- Selection of additional product in combination by user (provided 2 variants of selection view)
- Support of Multi-Vendor edition
- Add products into generator of combinations manually and on the bases of conditions
- Multilingual support of product combinations
- Management page for all combinations at the store
- Required and unrequired additional products in package
- Ability to manage view of product combinations list
- Ability to fill in base and additional products in combination from relations of the add-on “AB: Intellectual selection of products in block”
Ability to generate typical combinations by rules
Extends functionality of CS-Cart “Buy together”. Add-on adds generator of typical combinations as well as management page for these combinations. It saves resources of store administrator.
Selection of additional product in combination by user (provided 2 variants of selection view)
Add-on provides two interfaces of variants selection of additional products in combination. It helps to select the best and comfortable variant to display additional products. It helps user to select necessary product cozy and fast.
- View variant “Vertical scroller” -- if there are some variants for additional products selection in combination, user can change appropriate additional product with arrows of vertical scroller.
- View variant “Pop-up window” -- if there are some variants for additional products selection in combination, user can change appropriate additional product with clicking the button “Select products”. Then pop-up window will be opened with product variants for selection.
Support of Multi-Vendor edition
Add-on supports work for Multi-Vendor edition of CS-Cart platform. Thus, each vendor can create combinations for products of his own store. While main administrator can create product combinations for any store.
Add products into generator of combinations manually and on the bases of conditions
You can add products into combination with two modes of product selection:
- Add with picker -- product selection from a list (i.e., selection of specific products with checkboxes);
- Add with search -- product selection on the bases of conditions (i.e., selection of specific products with search conditions). Thus, when you select search conditions, products will be selected into combination. Furthermore, combination compound will be changed dynamically when products in search conditions are changed.
Multilingual support of product combinations
When creating/ editing combination template, you can place all content for all active languages without switching language content. It helps to save much time at work with multilingual content.
Management page for all combinations at the store
Add-on adds one page to manage product combinations. You can use search by base product, additional product or generator name. It helps to manage necessary combination in a shot time.
Required and unrequired additional products in package
When creating combination, you can specify characteristic of required selection for each additional product in combination.
With the use of checkbox user can select additional products that he wants to buy in a package with base product and which he wants to refuse. Now you don’t need to create a large number of combinations -- one combination can cover a large number of variants. It saves your time when creating combination and it allows user to select desired products package cozy and fast.
Ability to manage view of product combinations list
If there are two or more combinations at a product, you can select appearance of these combinations view:
- Horizontal scroller -- switch among combination with scroller
- List -- combination view on the product page one by one
Ability to fill in base and additional products in combination from relations of the add-on “AB: Intellectual selection of products in block”
When the add-on “AB: Intellectual selection of products in block” is active, a new type of product combination is available. This type of product combination allows to use products selection from the add-on “AB: Intellectual selection of products in block”. Thus, you can use already prepared product selections as accessories for more expensive products of your store.
- CS-Cart Ultimate (or CS-Cart)
- CS-Cart Multivendor
- CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Plus
- CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Ultimate
- 6 months (a paid renewal is available upon expiration)
AB dev team guarantees limited technical support to customers through its own technical support system. In order to use the technical support, authorize on the site and click the "Support" button.
A complete list of technical support conditions look here
New features and improvements:
[+] On the editing page of generator button for calculation of generated combinations was added.
[+] On the page of generators list view of number of generated combinations was added.
[*] Added limit that restrict number of combinations at one generating.
New features and improvements:
[+] Added new view of product combinations with the ability to change/ disable additional product(s).
[+] Added ability to generate combinations by Cron task.
[+] Added compatibility with “AB: Intellectual selection of products in block (analogues, accessories) by features” add-on.
[*] Add-on was renamed from “AB: Generator of product combinations” to “AB: Extended "Buy together".
[*] Placeholder %product% has been changed to [product].
[+] Language selector was added on the management page of product combinations.
[+] Added the ability to create descriptions and names in different languages when generating combinations.
[!] Product picker didn't pull up products that were shared from other storefronts. Fixed.
[!] Search form of products was not cleared in combination list. Fixed.
New features and improvements:
[+] Multi-Vendor. Added ability for vendors' administrators to use combination generator of products.
[*] Multi-Vendor. For administrator of the marketplace added mandatory field for generation: "Vendor".