Published: May 23, 2014 Last updated: May 23, 2014 Yan Kulakov

Would you like to start up your own online venture, but you know almost nothing about web design, development, and related technologies, right? Don't jump to searching for skillful web developers to do this job for you, as from now on you can make it successfully and rather quickly completely on your own and, what's also important, without paying a fortune for professional assistance. The only secret behind this is having the right tool at hand - an advanced shopping cart software solution, such as the one provided by

We are a reputable eCommerce software development company with a solid track record, substantial field experience, and products that are well-known all over the Globe for their unmatched functionality, usability, and flexibility. Our clients are mainly those business owners willing to know how to build an online marketplace from scratch in a quick, hassle-free, and cost-efficient manner. Welcome to our official website, where you can find one of the best Web marketplace software solutions at an affordable price.

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Let us start with CS-Cart Software – a technologically advanced, powerful eCommerce platform that evolved for years. Multifunctional and scalable, this software comes ideally for a wide range of eCommerce projects – from start-ups and small webshops to large and multi-store online marketplaces. Everything you may need for an instant successful start, effective management, and stable growth is provided just out-of-the-box.

The official Pandora online store built on CS-Cart Software

Our Multi-Vendor Software is targeted towards virtual shopping malls and enterprise-level eCommerce projects with multiple independent vendors selling their products and services through a common storefront. Every single vendor is provided with a separate individual admin panel to manage and control their own product inventory, clients, orders, payments, and any necessary store settings.

Yumbles, a yummy handcrafted food marketplace from Great Britain, built with CS-Cart Multi-Vendor. Over 1,200 food makers all over the UK sell on Yumbles.

Features You Need to Build an Online Marketplace

An online marketplace is a big deal so you need a platform that supports all the necessary multi-vendor functionality out of the box. You don’t want to spend thousands of dollars on extra development, do you? So, our marketplace builder has these functions at your fingertips right out of the box:

  • Advanced vendor payout system
  • Configurable vendor plans
  • Multiple levels of administrative access
  • Flexible product approval system
  • Common Product Database for Vendors
  • Category Commissions
  • Advanced Vendor Restrictions
  • Vendor Debt Payout
  • Customizable One-Page Checkout
  • Vendor-specific categories
  • Over 70 integrated payment methods
  • And 500 more features

According to customer reviews, CS-Cart Multi-Vendor is a perfect solution for starting a marketplace MVP in days thanks to its rich functionality:

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor was very easy to set up and get running quickly. The fact that the software is installed on our own server and there are no limits or extra fees based on users, etc like other online markets makes it easy to justify the upfront costs. There is a lot of flexibility with add-ons and a community of developers behind CS-Cart that allow us to make the marketplace our own. — Richard B. The features are perfect for someone who want to launch a marketplace, you have all you need to launch your marketplace quickly. They often update, which has always been at the forefront of updates from other market players such as PayPal or DHL for example. It's very easy to understand the back office: how to add product, how to add category, vendors plans. — Verified anonymous reviewer from Capterra
E-commerce is all that CS-Cart does. They have continued to fine-tune this product over years of development into a platform that can keep up with the major sites out there. The software is fast even on very cheap hosting. Installation, setup is simple and you can be up and running very quickly. — Jeff M. All aspects of the software has been well thought out. Purchasing the software was a breeze, the installation was quick and easy and we were up and running extremely quickly. Very happy — you can’t go wrong! — Nicholas R.

For more detailed information on CS-Cart and Multi-Vendor Software functionality, just visit our comparison page.

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