Leveraging the Gift Wrap feature for optional upcharges to a product

Just goes to show, you still can teach an old dog new tricks. A client needed a way to add an Engraving choice to the product page.   Normally this isn’t an issue, just use the product variant feature. But in this case, the engraving choice must be optional.   And it has to charge an amount.  And it needs to accept some text for the actual engraved words. So after a little digging, I settled on a little-used feature in AbleCommerce known as Gift Wrap.    Gift Wrap is a way to associate a secondary charge to any product.   The basket ...

Nov 25, 2019 READ MORE
Amazon Orders Import for AbleCommerce 7

Wrapped up a nifty Amazon Order Import system for AbleCommerce 7 this week.     The client wanted to bring in all of their Amazon orders into Able so consolidated sales reporting would be possible. The import routine supports importing orders by date range, is totally aware of orders already imported and even maintains separate import logs for easy management. Currently it’s designed assuming Amazon fulfilled the order.  So there is no posting back to Amazon to indicate the Able shipment status etc.   I’d love to work with a c...

Nov 22, 2013 READ MORE
AbleCommerce 7 Returns Manager v2.0 Released

AbleMods is excited to announce the new Returns Manager 2.0 module.  This major version release includes plenty of new features like shopper-side return requests, exchange orders and enhanced reporting. Check out the Returns Manager 2.0 module today! Click here to view the Returns Manager 2.0 Change List...

Jan 30, 2012 READ MORE
Free Email Customers by SKU page on AbleCommerce forums

I posted a free page I wrote a while back for my site.  It lets you pull in the emails for customers who bought a particular SKU within a particular timeframe.  Then you can choose any email template to send them.  Works great when you have a recall notice or other advisory you need to send to shoppers who bought something within a certain timeframe.   You can find here in the AbleCommerce forums:  http://forums.ablecommerce.com/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=15301 Enjoy !...

May 12, 2011 READ MORE
New version released for QuickBooks Web Connector for AbleCommerce 7

Wow, what an great two months it’s been since I started this project.   So much progress, so many new features.  Few projects have been this enjoyable to bring to completion. I’ve updated the product description for the QuickBooks module to reflect the new features added.  You can find it here:  http://www.ablemods.com/AbleCommerce-7-Web-Connector-for-QuickBooks-P1C1.aspx The downloadable Demo version has also been updated.  You can find it easily by clicking the Downloads tab near the top on the home page of www.AbleMods...

Apr 27, 2011 READ MORE