There is nothing better for a merchant than receiving a notification of a sale! So, what happens after the buyer selects a product in your Facebook store and completes the purchase either via credit, debit, PayPal or even for a Cash on Delivery order (COD)? We explain the complete order management process in this link but we want to specifically focus on the merchant notification in this post.
ShopTab’s integrated cart uses the PayPal gateway for credit card, debit card and PayPal payments. It is easy to set up (only takes an email address) and if you don’t have a PayPal account, it can be set up in minutes and immediately process orders.
As soon as an order has been completed, you will receive an email notice directly from PayPal, not ShopTab. An example is noted below.
Since PayPal finalizes the receipt of the order AND captures all shipping information it made sense to use their notification system and leverage their features for the management of the order (cancellations, refunds, shipping information, taxes…). Log into PayPal and you can immediately manage the order. An example of the order detail is below.
The buyer of your items will also receive a receipt immediately confirming their order.
Cash on Delivery (COD)
You will receive an email from ShopTab immediately upon the order’s completion. The detail that you required from the buyer will be provide as well as all items they put in the shopping cart.
With COD, you should contact the buyer and arrange for the final payment and delivery of the item.
Notification of an order in both cases happens immediately. Let us know if you have any questions.