VARStreet Release Note - Version 18.1

Published on Saturday, 4th Nov 2017


Introduced Discount Coupon Feature for Responsive Store

Discount coupon feature has been introduced for Responsive store. Now the buyers will be able to apply discount coupon while checking out a cart.

Volume Pricing now Available from Tech Data Distributor on Live P & A Screen

Before Release

Previously, the Live P & A Screen was only displaying pricing details and availability status of individual products for Tech Data distributor.

After Release

Now along with Live Price & Availability, the Volume Pricing from Tech Data is also displayed for products where it is applicable.

Modifications to Existing Features

User Interface of Live Price & Availability screen has been Revamped

The Live P & A Screen has been divided into 2 sections, viz. Product Details and Distributor Details.

The ‘Product Details’ section will have the Image of the Product along with the following information:

  • Mfr. Part#
  • Mfr. Name
  • Category
  • Sku#
  • Pref. Distributor
  • Sub Category

In the ‘Distributor Details’ section, ‘Warehouse Details’ has been introduced. Warehouse details displays the Location of each Warehouse of the distributor and the corresponding Units-in-Stock and On-Order in each warehouse location. The ETA (Estimated Time of Arrival) Date of the Order will also be shown, if available.

A new field called ‘Pref. Distributor’ has also been added. In case the product is available from multiple distributors, the field will list the name of the preferred distributor.

User can now upload Multiple Payment and Shipment Methods for Every Contact

Before Release

Previously, only one Payment and Shipment method could be uploaded while uploading contacts in customer master.

After Release

Two new fields called ‘Allowed Payment Methods’ and ‘Allowed Shipment Methods’ have been introduced in Upload File. This will allow user to select multiple Payment and Shipment methods at the time of uploading Contact details.

Note - Every method that you add should be separated by comma.

Changes in Custom Pages for VARStreet Responsive Store Version

After Release

  • Changed Label from ‘Postname/PermaLink‘ to ‘Page URL’
  • “Page URL” field will be non-mandatory field.
  • Page title length has been increased from 50 characters to 80 characters.
  • Changed label from “Allow Guest user to view this page” to “Visible to Guest Users”. And this flag will be checked by default when creating new page.

Introduced Captcha Feature for VARStreet Responsive Store Version

Now Captcha feature has been introduced on Registration page of Responsive store. The end customer will also enter the Captcha while registering on Store. This has been done to prevent automatic or robots from registering on the store.

General Bug Fixes

Allowed Countries were not getting displayed as per store setup on Responsive Store.

Before Release

Previously, Countries allowed in store setup were not visible at Registration, Billing and Shipping address on responsive store.

After Release

The issue has been fixed. Now allowed countries are visible on Registration and Billing & Shipping address on Responsive store as well as BackOffice.