The Kitchen Outlet is an online ecommerce enabled website built as an extension of their street fair business based in Southern California. Due to the extensive number of tourists who visit their area a method of retaining customers was vital considering the short duration that most visitors stay in the area. And, also considering the unique lineup of products, gadgets and edibles which can’t be found in most corners of the country.
A foolproof and simple shopping cart system needed to be built along side a search engine and social networking compatible platform. We coupled WordPress with the popular WooCommerce cart plugin to take advantage of the easy navigation and product presentation.
This project featured several custom solutions:
- Custom shipping methods (3) to allow for special shipping offers, excluded products and standard rates
- AuthorizeNet payment API
- Mass product importation via spreadsheet
- Fully responsive design for mobile compatibility
- Product inventory management