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To enable Vouchers in your shop, you must have a paid ShopFactory Total Care account.  

Note: Voucher codes will only be sent out for "PAID" orders.

To setup vouchers in your Total Care account, please follow the steps below:

- Open your shop in ShopFactory

- Click on My Orders button to connect to the Total Care interface.

- Click on the Services menu and select Vouchers option.

 

- Select the type of voucher you want to setup i.e. Marketing voucher

 

-  Click on “Create a new voucher” button

-  Complete the setup process

Customer Reward Vouchers

1. Customer Reward Vouchers – When setup, these are sent to your customer automatically based on a pre-determined purchase amount.  They must have previously ordered in your shop to receive this type of voucher. For example if you have setup a Reward Voucher that gives 10% discount to customers on the following conditions:

a. Limited Duration:   ___ Days (the voucher expires after the set duration)

b. How much must a customer spend to RECEIVE a voucher?  

$____ amount (when a customer purchase an ___ amount of money, he/she will be emailed a voucher with the code in it so that next time he/she will purchase from your shop, the voucher can be used)

NOTE: If you have a store-wide discount or product discounts, the voucher will also apply as another discount.

c. How much must a customer spend to USE this voucher?

$___ amount (for the customer to qualify for the voucher discount, he/she should spend the specified amount at the time he/she is going to use the voucher)

 

To set it up: ensure you enter all the required information and click NEXT button -> on the 2nd page, you need to enter the email content per language. The #placeholders# (enclosed in ##) must be left as is to ensure the variables work -> click FINISH to save the voucher in the database.

 

 

- enter the email content per language. The #placeholders# (enclosed in ##) must be left as is to ensure the variables work -> click FINISH to save the voucher in the database.

 

Marketing Vouchers

2. Marketing Vouchers – These discount vouchers need to be SEPARATELY emailed to your customers when setup. So for example you want to promote shoppers to your website, you can email this voucher to anyone on your mailing list. This voucher has to be setup in Total Care with how much discount will be given out to customers using it. It has the following information:

a. Expires: ______ (expiry date of the voucher)  

b. How much must a customer spend to USE this voucher? 

$___ amount (the customer needs to spend at least ____amount to be able to     use the voucher discount when purchasing from your shop)

c. Voucher code: ___ (this is the code that will be sent out to your customers     and they can use this code when they purchase from your shop so they will get a discount)

NOTE: If you have a store-wide discount or product discounts, the   voucher will also apply as an additional discount.

d. How many vouchers do you want to create?: ____ (if you want to give out 30 vouchers for your customers, then you enter the quantity here)

 

Gift Vouchers

3. Gift Vouchers - NOTE: Gift Vouchers will ONLY work using ShopFactory V8.30 Build 10321 (latest release) or higher. 

To setup Gift Voucher please refer to this FAQ article:

Setting up Gift Vouchers in ShopFactory

http://support.shopfactory.com/kayako/index.php?_m=knowledgebase&_a=viewarticle&kbarticleid=174

Important Note for manual payment processing: If you manually set the payment to "paid" - you MUST do the following:

- Go to your Orders page -> click on an ORDER NUMBER to view the order details

- Click on the Payment status link -> set order to "PAID" and click Submit button.

- This will trigger the Gift voucher email to be sent out

 



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Article ID: 175
Created On: 02 Dec 2010 12:00 AM

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