Company Store Features To Make Your Program Excel
Not all online company stores are not created equally. On the surface, most company stores look similar, however when you start digging into the features and back-end, they are very different. To run a successful program, the back-end features you don’t see are just as important as what you do see. Many companies that dabble in company stores, rent software to build and host the store. The challenge they have is the store is not integrated into their accounting system. It is a very manual process to re-key orders, fulfill products and offer real-time reporting.It is impossible to offer on-demand decoration in this type of system.
iCoStore was designed to run company stores and we built our technology and features to efficiently handle thousands of individual orders. We track every piece throughout the production process. All items are barcoded and efficiently flow through decoration, QC and shipping. We give you 24/7 access to all live reports in our Client Portal. Our on-demand solution is unmatched in the industry.
We have a team of programmers continuously building new store features and back end technology.
- The custom store design and merchandise gives your employees a great selection of company swag
- A dedicated account manager is your primary daily contact for all store and special order needs
- The professional merchandising team keeps the products on your store up to date
- Single sign on (SSO) makes managing users easy
- One page checkout makes the user experience simple and fast
- Custom payment methods, shipping options and user budgeting tools help save you time and money
- The full reporting suite gives admins full visibility into your store’s performance
- On-demand production allows for multiple logo options, an unlimited selection of apparel styles and brands, all with no risk of inventory liability
Add it up, and we have all of the company store features needed to make your store an overwhelming success!
No Minimum Orders
With our in-house Just-In-Time (JIT) production system, all apparel, bags and hats are decorated when ordered—with no minimums. That’s right! We will decorate one custom shirt and send it to you at a great price.
We have a vast selection of brand-name items that can be included in your company store. We have partnerships with Nike, Under Armour, The North Face, Cutter & Buck, Adidas, Marmot, Eddie Bauer, Ogio, Dickies, Travis Matthew, Carhartt, Callaway, Columbia, Yeti and many more.
Dedicated Account Manager
One our our experienced account managers will work closely with you to merchandise your online company store, suggest and source items for your special orders and events.
Custom Logo Options
Because items are made to order, buyers can select your different logos, the logo location and even co-brand items with multiple logos. We ensure that your branding guidelines will always be enforced.
Buyers can accrue points in their online bank account on your company store. This is perfect for sales incentives, safety awards, anniversaries, birthdays, etc.
Because there is no pre-decorated inventory on apparel, your online store can offer every size, color and style that you select. There are no minimum order requirements and no maximum number of items that can be offered on the store.
Multiple logos can be a challenge for most stores. Adding logos typically means adding inventory. Our system allows for an unlimited number of logos to be loaded into your store. Promote all of your brands, or, allow distributors to co-brand with your logo. We have programs with over 100 logo choices and hundreds of styles and brands—with zero inventory!
Your store will allow users to personalize items with names, departments and events right on their screens, with no minimums.
Multiple Payment Methods
Our online company stores offer multiple payment options, including credit cards, gift cards, promo codes, PO, cost centers and points.
We provide redeemable gift cards—electronic or physical, in any denomination—for your online company store. You can design, sell and gift them. Recipients simply log into your web store, select what they like and pay with the gift cards.
Online Budgeting Controls
You can set budgets in your company store for your employees, customers and distributors. You can also track their spending and receive a monthly invoice for all budgeted purchases.
We merchandise your online company store with the perfect balance of pre-decorated promotional products, Just-In-Time production items and bulk-buy items to be sure you have a full assortment of items available, with limited financial liability.
Unlike most distributors, we decorate in-house: we embroider, screen print, laser-etch, large format print, heat seal and print directly to garments. This protects your brand, speeds up production and allows us to offer Just-In-Time production with low or no minimums on thousands of items.
This 24/7 administrative tool allows you to easily manage users, track orders, control budgets and run reports.
Brand and Logo Protection
Every logo receives a custom style guide to ensure that your guidelines are always followed, regardless of the item color. We provide an embroidery sewout for each logo and do proofs for all special orders.
Monthly Marketing Services
Promotion of your store is key to its success. We work with you to build monthly marketing emails that keep your audience up to date with your latest trends, specials and new products.
Fast & Easy Store Launch
Our implementation team has this down to a science. We listen to your goals and requirements, build and merchandise your store, and make adjustments according to your feedback. After signing your contract, your store should be live within two to three weeks. The process is painless—we promise!
Our stores are designed to work seamlessly on all phones and tablets.
Our stores are hosted in a Tier1 hosting facility and are PCI compliant.
Single Sign On
To enhance the user experience and immediately add new users to the store, we are able to integrate with your system for single sign on.
We are integrated with our vendors so the inventory showing on your stores is live data from the factory’s inventory.