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Small Business Kit: Use Store Credit and Refund to Issue Own Currency

We continue adding new extensions to our Small Business Kit, and Store Credit and Refund is the next one to join the collection.

Small Business Kit: Use Store Credit and Refund to Issue Own Currency

With no quality or functionality drop the Store Credit and Refund extension for Magento 2, just like any other component of the kit, is available at only $79. Below you will see that this extension worth to be used in your Magento stores exceeding your investments manifold.

The Store Credit and Refund extension for Magento 2Store Credit and Refund for Magento 2

If you have never issued your own digital currency, you will find it quite simple with the Store Credit and Refund. In fact, store credits are an alternative payment instrument that can be used for any purposes, e.g. promotions, rewards or refunds.

Refunds are not a very pleasant thing for both merchants and customers. Still, we all know that they are inevitable for mass product stores and do not always happen due to merchants’ faults. Often, they are just about wrong size or color, manufacturing defects, or just wrong expectations.

So, the Store Credit and Refund allows you to charge customers with store credits for any reasons, including for refunds. Taking advantage of the extension in this way you make certain that customers will return to your store and possibly become your regular shoppers in the future.

Small Business Kit is Enhanced with Free Shipping Bar for Magento 2

Free shipping has became a compulsory shopping condition for both local and global retail online stores. According to, at least 9 of 10 customers say that free shipping is the main reason to purchase online.

However, we all know that free shipping costs anyway just being transferred to final prices of products. The logic of this transfer may differ considerably from one retailer to another, still the availability of free shipping depending on order amounts is often considered to be quite justified and fair grounding.

Small Business Kit is Enhanced with Free Shipping Bar for Magento 2

This way, the customers busy with their purchases in your store need to know the values of their shopping carts and future orders to reach the benchmark required to get free shipping. And, the Free Shipping Bar extension for Magento 2 provides them with this opportunity throughout the entire in-store journey.

Free Shipping Bar is a Small Business Kit extension and is offered to our customers just at $79, the same as any other modules of the set.

The Free Shipping Bar Extension for Magento 2Free Shipping Bar

Once installed and configured the extension is going to stay useful for your customers each time they enter your store, while the highly customisable design allows you to make bars unobtrusive and pointful.

Abandoned Cart Email is the First to Join Small Business Kit

Small Business Kit by Aheadworks made for for initiative and unique small business persons is a remarkable and affordable chance to take advantage of the powerful and beneficial Magento functionality.

Abandoned Cart Email is the First to Join Small Business Kit

Small Business Kit is our new initiative aimed at privately owned companies or sole proprietorships based on Magento 2 that require functionality extensions tailored for their specific nature and size.

Small Business Kit

The whole kit embraces five extensions that are mostly conversion and sales motivators so necessary for any small business. The offered extensions are several times cheaper than complex solutions what makes them affordable for any small business company. In fact, they are just $79 per any extension, which is the best price in the market.

Whole Small Business Kit will include:

  • Abandoned Cart Email. Converts abandoned carts and increases your revenues;
  • Free Shipping Bar. Automatically calculates the amounts customers need to add to shopping carts in order to achieve the free shipping goal and notifies them on this opportunity;
  • Store Credit and Refund. Allows you to serve refunds with store credits and motivates customers to purchase again;
  • Review Reminder. Reminds customers to leave product reviews and makes your catalogs trustworthy for other shoppers;
  • Shop by Brand. Allows customers to purchase their favorite brands conveniently.

Abandoned Cart Email is the first extension rolled out just recently and currently available for purchase in our store.

The Abandoned Cart Email extension for Magento 2Abandoned Cart Email for Magento 2

The idea behind the extension is quite straightforward, however the provided functionality allows you to set up effective recovery emails or email chains that include coupons or bring special incentives based on certain shopping cart or product conditions. Provided variables enable you to personalize messages still benefit from the automatic sending.

Advanced Reports 2.1 for Magento 2 Calculates Profits and Margins

Advanced Reports for Magento 2 is one of our priority extensions that are going to come through numerous advantageous updates in 2017 and the next renovation didn’t take long.

Advanced Reports 2.1 for Magento 2 Calculates Profits and Margins

Just a few weeks ago we announced Advanced Reports 2.0 while the next version of the extension is already here. It brings one more brand-new report and an extremely valuable feature for any profit-based businesses.

The Advanced Reports Extension for Magento 2Advanced Reports 2.1

Sales by Product Attributes Report

The new Sales by Product Attributes report allows you to generate reports and track sales by product attributes or attribute combinations. Traditionally the report contains two areas: a chart and a grid.

The chart displays the volume of sales for the products filtered by certain attributes through the selected period of time. It makes obvious sales patterns and allows you to correlate ups and downs in sales with some promotional, advertising, and other events.

New Subscription and Recurring Payments for Magento 2: Guaranteed Two-way Benefits

Throughout the last decade subscriptions have been very popular and now this sales model is widely used either as a foothold for the entire business or as an additional form of customer service.

New Subscription and Recurring Payments for Magento 2: Guaranteed Two-way Benefits

The benefits of subscriptions are numerous both for online merchants and customers. Using subscriptions merchants are more confident about sales volumes and cash flows; they have much better chances for customers retention and lifetime sales value increase. Customers, meanwhile, are certain about in-time product deliveries and do not worry about payments.

The Subscription and Recurring Payments extension for Magento 2Subscription and Recurring Payments for Magento 2

Advanced subscription functionality is able to convert almost any products or services into subscriptions and offer customers versatile suitable options for their purchasing. The Subscription and Recurring Payments extension for Magento 2 is just that mutually beneficial solution able to provide customers with the required shopping convenience and simultaneously allow Magento merchants to sell the subscriptions perfectly matching their business goals.

Advanced Reports 2.0 for Magento 2: Data for Ideas and Results

Advanced Reports 2.0 for Magento 2 is the first major product update in 2017.

Scheduled a while ago it is coming just at the right time you could evaluate the results of holiday sales and make informed decisions for the next year.

Advanced Reports 2.0 for Magento 2: Data for Ideas and Results

Advanced Reports 2.0 for Magento 2

New Sales Detailed Report

Possibly the biggest enhancement provided by the current update is the new Sales Detailed Report. The report intends to reveal all significant aspects of sales in one grid, including product names and SKUs, multiple customer and order attributes, versatile totals and so on. Altogether the Sales Detailed grid may contain 30+ columns available for filtering and sorting. Magento admins are able to customize the view of the grid with the columns they need and disable unnecessary sales attributes.

This report may contain either all orders or the orders without refunded items. The last option is more accurate in terms of the net cash flow, but if you need to determine the whole sales volume, you should switch on the Include Refunded Items radio button in the Report Settings section.

Sales Detailed Report

Sales Detailed Report

The Sales Detailed Report is especially useful for data mining as far as it allows you to find links and discover hidden relations between any aspects of sales even if they seem to be free of any dependence.

FAQ Pages: Benefits and Tips

The way to provide information in the FAQ format is ancient, e.g. Plato’s dialogues date back to fourth century BCE.

Going through that long period of existence FAQ sections are currently widespread on different websites and their popularity is not unreasonable.

FAQ Pages: Benefits and Tips

FAQ Benefits

This communication tool is able to talk, persuade, explain, save time, save efforts, build relations and sell. Sounds too good? Not at all. The benefits of FAQ pages are numerous and worth to take care about on your Magento web store.

Time Savings

Most perspectives and customers care about similar or even the same things and need only straight answers. The way to manage them individually is extremely inefficient and time consuming for your customer service team. It’s much wiser to answer them on FAQ pages and avoid unnecessary calls and conversations.