Online sellers with expanding sales use ExoVend Merchant to leverage drop ship from multiple vendors to expedite shipping and keep inventory levels in check.

Includes all the functions of Storefront, plus:
– Multiple product sources
(drop ship vendors, fulfillment locations)
– Multi-location shipping rates
– Multi-party order management and accounting



Merchant – The Process

Riverside Fly Fishing, a sole proprietorship and online retailer, sells a full line of fly fishing gear direct to consumers in the United States. The company sources its products, rods and reels, boots and waders, flies and tying equipment, and accessories, from a variety of manufacturers and distributors who ship directly to the store’s customers.

  1. ExoVend e-Commerce pages match the store’s design.
  2. Riverside Fly Fishing adds multiple product suppliers to the system.
  3. Riverside Fly Fishing adds categories and products for each vendor.
  4. Customers order from Riverside Fly Fishing’s online store.
  5. The ExoVend system sends orders directly to suppliers and copies
    Riverside Fly Fishing.
  6. Suppliers ship products directly to the customer and confirm shipment in their ExoVend account.
  7. The credit card processor pays Riverside Fly Fishing which then pays vendors.
  8. ExoVend provides separate revenue accounting reports to Riverside Fly Fishing and all vendors in the sale.