Suggestions for improving EKM.

EKM Customer Reviews

The ability to send end-users emails to leave reviews on Products and services, without using a third-party platform.
Suggested by: Eve Bolan (11 Oct, '18) Upvoted: 06 Jun Comments: 21
Done Features

Pre-Order option on stock

Ability for customers to order a product that is not currently in stock but will be on a given date in the future. So rather than a stock value of "n" as currently, ...
Suggested by: RCToyWorld (08 Jan, '19) Upvoted: 15 Sept Comments: 20

Gift Card / Credit Generation

The ability to create a gift card / credit that allows for partial purchase - i.e. spend only part of the value.
Suggested by: Rebecca Waite (11 Oct, '18) Upvoted: 17 Feb, '22 Comments: 20
Done Features

Urgency countdown timer

To encourage people to buy from your shop you can have a timer on product pages that says “order within the next X hours and X mins to save / get it next day” they ...
Suggested by: Antony (01 Nov, '18) Upvoted: 01 Mar, '21 Comments: 3
Done Features

Generate related products automatically

Right now we're having to select related products manually, which is quite time consuming. We should have the option to generate related products automatically - the ...
Suggested by: Mujib (14 Dec, '18) Upvoted: 01 Sept Comments: 8
Under consideration Features

Easily add more tabs on product pages

So we can add tabs for product details, technical specs, delivery details, returns, etc... anything we want without having to go into custom html mode.
Suggested by: Antony (29 Oct, '18) Upvoted: 11 Jul, '21 Comments: 4
Done Features

Save basket

Ability for the customer to start shopping, then save their basket(s) to come back to at a later date. Eg they might be shopping for Xmas presents, and waiting until ...
Suggested by: Leandra Franich (02 Nov, '18) Upvoted: 26 Jun Comments: 2
Done Features

Bulk Discount Base Prices should adjust when the Product Price is changed

Base price SKU = £100.00 if this change due to a price increase or decrease then the discounts will change automatically! Example: 1 @ £100.00 10 + 15% off (so ...
Suggested by: Eve Bolan (11 Oct, '18) Upvoted: 27 Sept, '22 Comments: 9
Planned Features

Etsy Integration

Easily sync products between Etsy and EKM and vice versa making it easy to sell on the Etsy marketplace
Suggested by: Moderator (06 Feb, '19) Upvoted: 01 Sept Comments: 1
Under consideration Features Integrations

Search function in Related Products

Be able to search for product names or codes within the Related Products section of the Edit interface. Some shops have thousands of products in different locations ...
Suggested by: Angela Avery (18 Oct, '18) Upvoted: 27 Feb Comments: 4
Planned Features Products

Ability to Respond to Customers' Feedback

I think the ability to reply to a customer's feedback would be a useful addition, particularly to those of us in the handmade crafts sectors. It would show that their ...
Suggested by: Lynne (07 Dec, '18) Upvoted: 11 Jul Comments: 7
Under consideration Features

Better Blog

The current blog isn’t very user friendly and the themes look totally different from my shop, can we get a simple and easy to use one that’s built into the shop.
Suggested by: Antony (02 Nov, '18) Upvoted: 17 Apr, '22 Comments: 5
Done Features

The ability to have more than one value associated with an attribute

A request to be able to have the same attribute multiple times on the same item. for example if something is Blue/Green/Red have: Colour - Blue Colour - Green ...
Suggested by: Millie (06 Nov, '18) Upvoted: 28 Sept, '22 Comments: 5
Under consideration Features

Advanced Inventory Manager - Stop AIM From Reverting To 1st Page When Editing Products

When using Advanced Inventory Manager, I've sorted it so I can edit certain products first. Cannot this please be amended to staying on the page list I'm currently ...
Suggested by: Lynne (15 Jan, '19) Upvoted: 25 Apr Comments: 4
Under consideration Features

Change text in Wish List from 'No Longer Available' to 'Out of Stock'

Currently if a customer has an item in their wish list that is out of stock it tells them that the item is 'no longer available'. I have had customers be confused by ...
Suggested by: Kate Worthington (18 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 25 Apr Comments: 0
Under consideration Features

It would be useful to be able to download a list of 301 redirects from the site

currently you can import a spreadsheet of redirects you want to add to the 301 feature. but you can't download them which makes finding a specific redirect really hard.
Suggested by: Danny (18 Feb, '20) Upvoted: 11 Sept Comments: 8
Under consideration Features

Promo stickers

It would be very handy if there were matching blank promo stickers within the images section, so that we can create our own additional stickers that match the rest, ...
Suggested by: Mark Lane (14 Jun, '19) Upvoted: 22 May Comments: 7
Under consideration Features

X number of people are viewing this product

On product pages display the number of other people viewing the same product (this could be real or pre-set number) that dynamically changes to put some urgency on a ...
Suggested by: Antony (02 Nov, '18) Upvoted: 08 Feb, '22 Comments: 5
Planned Features

Advanced inventory feature, Attribute adding

I've started using the advanced inventory feature to fine tune some of our catagories (our products can be classed as from the same group but have differences etc) ...
Suggested by: Dave (29 Jan, '19) Upvoted: 18 May, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration Features

Trade discount Enhancement - Multi level discounts for customers / product categories

Customers need multi-level discounts for customers and product categories so that products can have differing levels of discounts rather than a global discount across ...
Suggested by: Rebecca Waite (24 Jan, '19) Upvoted: 22 Jun Comments: 11
Under consideration Features

Photo Gallery

Being able to add photo albums which show designs available for each item would make life simpler. For some items there are so many choices that I either have to ...
Suggested by: Theresa Body (20 Jan, '19) Upvoted: 04 Jul Comments: 9
Under consideration Features Theme

New customer Welcome Email

Once a new customer has created an account, they should receive a welcome email. The welcome email should be customisable, just like all the other outgoing emails ...
Suggested by: Rob (12 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 10 Sept Comments: 1
Done Features

EKM Labs blog - some suggestions for SEO

Hi Can these be incorporated into the final version: - SEO friendly category/topic pages URLs, rather than just 'topic6.asp' - Be able to add SEO for topics - ...
Suggested by: Chris (09 Apr, '22) Upvoted: 19 Jul Comments: 7
Under consideration Features

Improvements to the Gift Card Feature

Now that the wonderful news of Gift Cards has arrived a number of improvements would be equally useful to have as it develops. 1 - Ability to create codes on the ...
Suggested by: Mark (17 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 20 Jan, '22 Comments: 5
Under consideration Features

Ability to download invoice when logged in as a customer on a shop

When logged in and viewing previous orders there isn't an option to view or print the invoice. This would be useful to add - I can imagine not every shop uses them ...
Suggested by: Rebecca Waite (28 Feb, '19) Upvoted: 23 Feb, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration Features

Individual product age verification

It would be useful to have an option to have individual products having their own age verification. The vast majority of my products it wouldn't matter but when ...
Suggested by: Mark Russell (08 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 08 Jun, '22 Comments: 5
Under consideration Features

Pictures to be added to reviews

I think picture reviews would be a great help for customers. I know I use image reviews sometimes to gauge the right shade or size of a product, this could help ...
Suggested by: Danielle Lambert (01 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 08 Jun, '21 Comments: 4
Done Features

Bulk discounts on Products with Variants

I would like to suggest that Bulk discounts are made an option when you have variants on a product. it seems pointless to not enable this feature.
Suggested by: Mark (14 Feb, '19) Upvoted: 27 Sept, '22 Comments: 4
Planned Features

Ability to view customer wishlist

If we can see customer wishlists, we can then send "freebies" that we know they want.
Suggested by: Sarah Short (21 May, '19) Upvoted: 29 Sept, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration Features

Wordpress Blog

Wordpress Blog Why is the blog a seperate site rather than a feature of the actual website. To build it as a feature so it's integrated, instead of people being ...
Suggested by: Alan (23 Jul, '19) Upvoted: 27 Apr, '21 Comments: 1
Done Features

EKM Bundle feature - Price Override

Currently the pricing model just adds the sum of all the items in the bundle. Would be handy to have a "Price override" feature so you can set your own price for ...
Suggested by: Mark Dean (08 Nov, '21) Upvoted: 23 Jan Comments: 1
Under consideration Features

Gift Card - Customer can enter the recipient's email

Currently there is no way for a customer when purchasing a gift card to enter the email and message of the intended recipient. They instead have the gift card sent ...
Suggested by: Callum (14 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 08 Feb, '22 Comments: 4
Done Features

Gift Card Improvements

The gift card function is now live....but it is very limited so we would like to suggest some improvements before the all important festive period arrives. We know ...
Suggested by: Anthony Rawson (20 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 08 Feb, '22 Comments: 3
Under consideration Features

Customer Parcel/Shipping Tracking

Hello I'd like to see a dedicated area on my website when a customer logs-in, so that they can track/trace their parcel right from within the website. ...
Suggested by: Alex Sheehan (30 Oct, '18) Upvoted: 03 May, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration Features

Password-Protected Areas

Password-protected pages to have e.g. reseller logins
Suggested by: Brigitte (22 Oct, '18) Upvoted: 24 May, '21 Comments: 6
Under consideration Features

Add field for tariff codes

Add tariff codes to each product for sending orders outside U.K. or to N.I. Add codes to invoices and a tag for elsewhere. Also pass code through to Click and Drop, ...
Suggested by: Paul (28 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 08 Jun, '22 Comments: 5
Under consideration Features

Allow Search by Barcode / EAN in Advanced Inventory Manager

Would be really handy to be able to search using the barcode / EAN Number in inventory manager - great for using with barcode reader too!
Suggested by: The Team @ IBEX Camping (21 Jul, '19) Upvoted: 20 May Comments: 5
Under consideration Features

Wish List Enhancement - Clearing the List

Currently, if a customer adds items in their wish list to the cart, the items still stay in the wishlist which can lead to confusion and double buying. The only ...
Suggested by: Steve Irwin Stamps (12 Apr, '21) Upvoted: 25 Jul Comments: 2
Under consideration Features

More functionality for the Loyalty Points feature

Please add back end ability for example: Points out standing by customer Ability to send reminders to customers to use their points Ability to offer “Double” ...
Suggested by: Neil (10 Sept, '20) Upvoted: 12 Jun, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration Features

Ability to merge duplicate customers

Be able to merge together customers that have ordered more than once Will give more accurate customer numbers and identify frequent shoppers
Suggested by: Neil Molloy (05 Feb, '19) Upvoted: 02 Aug Comments: 1
Planned Features

Change to the Advanced Inventory Manager

The ability to do a full item edit from the "All products" folder as a quicker means of editing multiple listings without having to go in and out of multiple folders ...
Suggested by: Gary (11 Nov, '18) Upvoted: 21 Jan, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration Features

Time bound promo stickers

One of the bains of my life is removing the NEW IN promo sticker manually (a right pain when you have over 1500 lines). It would be great to see a function whereby ...
Suggested by: Kate (29 Apr, '20) Upvoted: 17 Nov, '21 Comments: 2
Under consideration Features

Ebay order intergration

Allow ebay orders to be intergrated with EKM so they show up on the EKM order dashboard.
Suggested by: Louis Willison (24 Oct, '18) Upvoted: 12 Feb, '21 Comments: 2
Under consideration Features Integrations

Customer Login - New Create Password Email

With the new Customer Login area, you get to send an email to the customer to create the password. Can this be something that is made to be editable to allow it to ...
Suggested by: Richard Ayris (12 Oct, '18) Upvoted: 11 Jan, '21 Comments: 1
Planned Features

Improvements to Customer Record - GDPR

Would be nice if their was an automated way that could CLICK a single button in customer record ( or other areas * and one could auto sanitize a customer record. ...
Suggested by: Doug (10 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 04 Aug, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration Features Orders

Ebay import tool to sync with Ebay store inventory + more import options

This would be very helpful if all your products on EKM are imported from an Ebay shop and they are still for sale on Ebay. Rather than having to update manually the ...
Suggested by: Sorina Lupsa (30 Nov, '18) Upvoted: 03 Mar, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration Features Integrations

Show/Hide Variants

The ability to show/hide Variants instead of deleting them; if not wanting them to be shown on a live product. Also the option to easy hide/show them whilst inside ...
Suggested by: Godfreys (17 Dec, '19) Upvoted: 25 Jul, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration Features

Give access to Advanced Inventory Manager on Staff account.

Currently we can give access to all features under staff account logins, but no option to select individual features to be accessable by staff. We would like to add ...
Suggested by: Dave (21 Oct, '19) Upvoted: 01 Oct, '20 Comments: 1
Under consideration Features

Highlight a New Customer

We would like to be able to see when we receive an order from a new customer, as it would mean we could send them a personalised email or free offer. Could this ...
Suggested by: Tim Kay (13 May, '21) Upvoted: 18 May Comments: 0
Planned Features

Update the Bundle Feature to add a variable price, so that it can be used for discount bundles.

The Bundle Feature is a great addition for upselling, but bundles are usually a group of products at a discount. Adding the option to have a different price to the ...
Suggested by: Derwent Walsh (01 Nov, '21) Upvoted: 31 May, '22 Comments: 3
Under consideration Discounts Features