OpenCart Store Locator extension implements store locator function on the eCommerce website. It offers a user-friendly interface that allows the website visitors to locate the nearest physical store via Google Maps. The customers can find the nearest store location and pick up the product directly from the physical store to avoid shipping charges.
Generally, customers avoid buying the product online due to high shipping charges or time taken in delivery. As soon as they reach the checkout page, they step back due to the additional charges like shipping, delivery time, etc. To avoid this hurdle in your sales, OpenCart Store Locator enables customers to select the nearest store and pick up the product directly from the selected store. This way the online users can get their desired without paying any shipping charges for it.
The online store admin has the authority to showcase store details like store name, address, contact number, store timing and email id. This extension allows showing the driving directions also to the customers.
Features of OpenCart Store Locator Extension: 1. In-store pickup option: Offer better online shopping experience to your customers by picking up the products directly from the physical store to avoid shipping charges. 2. Advantage of Google Map search: Locate the physical store details via Google Map. Admin can enter the Google API to incorporate the Google Map on the website. 3. Make Store Navigation Easy for the customers: Admin can set Google map marker image and map zoom level for easy navigation. 4. The unlimited addition of physical stores: Store admin can add multiple numbers of physical stores to display their location on Google Maps. Store admin can also set a default store on the front-end of the website. There is no limit on adding physical stores while using this OpenCart Store Locator extension. 5. Product pick up settings: Admin can apply product pick up settings accordingly. Admin can set pick up delay, maximum pick-up days, date-time format and pick-up time slot from the admin interface. 6. Email Notifications: Send an email to the pick-up stores about the pick-up order. This OpenCart Store Locator module has a ready-made email template for sending emails which can be further customized. 7. Show store details on store locator: Show store details like store name, timing, address, directions, contact number and email id on the store locator. 8. Import Store Details: This Store Locator module allows to download the sample of CSV file, can add some more store details in it and upload the same to import store details. 9. Keep a track through delivery slip: Enables to download the delivery slip from the admin interface. 10. Multi-lingual Support: The Store Locator module for OpenCart supports multiple languages. 11. Multiple ways of showing Store locator: The online merchant has an option to display store locator on the website homepage and checkout page. The online merchant can also show it as a header menu.
Benefits of Store Locator Plugin:
1. An online merchant can offer an in-store pickup facility on the store without any complicated implementation.
2. No code changes are required while using this store locator module.
3. Mobile Responsive layout allows online users to check store locations on their mobile devices also.
4. Online users shop online without paying any shipping charges. They just need to select the nearest physical store and pick up the ordered product without paying any additional charges.
5. This way, the online users can get the ordered product without any delay.