Zen Carttm is a free, user friendly open source shopping cart solution designed and developed by a group of like-minded shop owners, programmers, designers and consultants who want and need a solution that is not only easy to install and use while providing the features that many e-commerce sites need. It is easy to build your e-commerce business by selling products directly from your website with using a custom Zen Cart solution.
Business Advantages and Features
- Open Source Software - Zero licensing costs, free download.
- Easy installation, multiple customer modes, unlimited category depth, multiple sales and discounts, multiple display modes.
- Easy to create, modify and manage your on-line store.
- Standardized (xhtml) template system, unlimited extra pages, multiple ad banner controller, multiple shipping options, multiple payment options.
- Newsletter manager, discount coupons, gift certificates, featured products, quantity discounts.
- Many add-ons including
Template, Buttons and Graphics, Language Packs, Marketing Tools, Payment Modules, Pricing Tools, Privacy and Condition Statements,
Admin Tools, Product Types, Shipping Modules, Side boxes
- Process payments online - Over 100 payment modules, including e-check, PayPal, Google, live on-line processing (most merchant processors) and off-line credit cards.
- Automatically calculate taxes and shipping - Multiple Tax rates (e.g. State, GST, VAT, HST, Provincial), UPS, USPS, FedEx, (over 50 shipping modules).
- Hosting - Zen Carttm can be installed on most of our hosting packages, though we recommend our Linux Virtual Private Servers or Apache Shared Servers.
- Zen Carttm has a complete set of tutorials and FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions).
- Zen Carttm is user and developer supported via it's extensive on-line forum.
- Site design, installation and support available.