Make more profit by selling more products from different brands and sellers.
Our ecommerce platform with multi-vendor and drop shipping support enables you to sell online without having to stock inventory or ship orders.
Types of marketplace nopCommerce supports
Marketplace for products With nopCommerce you may easily create B2C, B2B, or D2C multi-vendor eCommerce store selling niche or various kinds of products.
Marketplace for services You can establish marketplace that publishes B2B, B2C, digital, peer-to-peer and other types of services of unlimited professional vendors having their own profiles and additional content.
Valuable multi-vendor features of nopCommerce
In order to have modern and functional marketplace, our eCommerce platform has many handy features that are available out of the box. Apart from possibility for unlimited number of vendors to register and sell endless number of SKUs on your marketplace, there are many options that an owner of a website may set up for others:
order management information;
discount and coupon issuing;
marketing activities, such as newsletters, banners, advertisements;
membership and subscription conditions;
payment, shipping and tax methods.
For an owner, full sales, product and inventory data that is provided by vendors is available and can be monitored from one dashboard. Marketplace creator and operators may develop and operate with self-service support for buyers and sellers. Finally, due to popular architecture patterns and open-source code, a marketplace can be efficiently scaled and adapted to any market trends.
Benefits of the nopCommerce platform based marketplace
The nopCommerce platform provides its stakeholders with exceptional services and features. For a multi-vendor eCommerce store owner all provided data is available from one place, marketing processes are under control and purchasing conditions can be set individually or ultimately.
For vendors, there are many available features to sell in first hours after registration. Moreover, automated purchasing and marketing processes simplify selling, so vendors may concentrate on other business concerns. In addition, all marketing information is based on customer preferences only, which enables vendors to invest into more targeted and effective campaigns.
For customers, nopCommerce creates environment where they can choose from huge catalogs and numbers of manufacturers with full product information available. Also, nopCommerce is based on secure technologies and compliant with all security certificates and legislation. Finally, popular purchasing methods are available for buyers with one-page checkout, fast shipping and modern payment methods.
How to start eCommerce drop shipping with the nopCommerce platform?
When drop shipping is enabled, each product is assigned to a particular vendor whose details are stored. Once an order is placed, an email is sent to the vendor of each product in the order. The email includes products, quantities, etc. The vendor then ships the item to a customer on behalf of the merchant, who typically pays each of his/her vendors at the end of the month.