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Ecommerce Business Use Case - 15

Create An Online Marketplace For Books

You want to build an online marketplace for books like Biblio** and Powell’s**. Multiple booksellers, publishing houses and individual book-owners come together on your multi vendor marketplace to sell new, rare, out-of-print or used classics and fiction books. You have premium and regular member categories of book-buyers who get different shipping-cost benefits or discounts based on their membership.

Business Requirements

You want to be able to:

  • Onboard and manage booksellers, publishers and book collectors
  • Implement various discounts on books, publisher or order amount level
  • Offer login-based discounts and offers to regular and premium members on your book store
  • Streamline shipping and logistics management of books orders

Build your books marketplace with StoreHippo multi-vendor marketplace solution

With StoreHippo, you will be able to:

  • Onboard and manage booksellers, publishers and book collectors using an inbuilt multi-vendor marketplace solution
  • Offer free shipping and other discounts to premium members based on their login 
  • Offer multi-level discounts on classics, fiction and other books using the powerful discount engine
  • Streamline books’ deliveries with the integrated delivery partner or use built-in delivery boy module for manual shipments

Yes, you can quickly build an online store with StoreHippo ecommerce solutions. You can build a conversion-oriented books marketplace with StoreHippo’s 360-degree ecommerce solutions. The 300+ enterprise-grade features and 120+ integrations help build tailor-made ecommerce solutions to help run and manage your business seamlessly.

Built on decoupled headless architecture, you can tweak the StoreHippo platform inside out and implements multi-level personalizations on your marketplace website. You can create a unique brand image and personalize the shopping experience with StoreHippo’s 300+ API endpoints. You can easily personalize the content, design, shipping solution, payment process, discounts and coupons, etc as you create an online store for your books business with StoreHippo.

You can seamlessly manage multiple SKUs on your books online marketplace with StoreHippo’s end-to-end product management system. Your vendors can easily add, delete, or perform various activities on single or bulk products in a few easy steps. The comprehensive vendor dashboard creates separate vendor accounts for each seller so it becomes easy for the sellers to sell and run their businesses.  When you create a books marketplace with StoreHippo, you can also centrally manage products from different sub-stores.

Yes, you can create Android and iOS mobile apps for your fiction and classic book marketplace seamlessly with StoreHippo. With the built-in mobile apps builder from StoreHippo, you can create mobile apps directly from your admin dashboard, without any coding and at zero additional costs. StoreHippo solutions also help you build mobile apps for different sub-stores of your book multistore business. When you build an online store with StoreHippo, you build PWA stores that look, feel, and work like mobile apps even on entry-level devices.

StoreHippo offers a host of marketing features for your book business. You can build your brand image and implement multiple marketing strategies seamlessly. You can offer multi-level discounts on your online store with the built-in powerful discount engine and send out personalized notifications to your customers in real-time with the push notifications feature from StoreHippo. You can also recover abandoned carts and convert potential customers seamlessly. With the built-in SEO tools, you can rank your classic books multi vendor marketplace higher on SERPs to boost your organic traffic.

No, your book vendors do not need special training to sell their classic and fiction books on your multi vendor marketplace with StoreHippo. It comes with an easy-to-use intuitive vendor dashboard where even novice sellers can sell their products seamlessly. When you build an online store with StoreHippo, each vendor gets a separate vendor dashboard that helps them perform their day-to-day business operations seamlessly. Vendors can overview their business details in just a few clicks. 

Yes, StoreHippo comes with built-in 60+ domestic and international payment gateways to help your customers pick and choose their preferred payment options like COD, net banking, mobile wallets, mobile payments, store credit, cards, etc. You can also integrate with more than one payment gateway to offer a seamless checkout flow on your books online store. With the global ecommerce solutions, you can also implement payment options in multiple currencies for your books multi vendor marketplace.

*Biblio and Powell’s are the registered trademark of their respective companies. StoreHippo does not claim any alliance with this trademark.