CartThrob works the way you do. Whether you want a single-page checkout, or a multi-page product configurator, CartThrob can handle it.
Using the power of ExpressionEngine and CartThrob, your store looks and works exactly like you envision it. Create your unique shopping experience with EE's built in templating system. Store orders and manage products using standard channel entries.
CartThrob stores can look just like your site because they're truly integrated. CartThrob lets you make the most of your ExpressionEngine website.
...that has to be one of the best experiences I’ve ever had with customer service… and I used to train employees at Apple Retail. Simply perfect…
CartThrob calculates shipping and tax, creates and processes coupons, stores orders, products, configured items, sends receipts and more. CartThrob has all of the features you'd expect of a traditional shopping cart, without any of the overhead.
Create related products, upsells, cross sells, options and add-ons. Using ExpressionEngine's built-in channel features you can display categories, and comments, or integrate with third-party applications like SolSpace Rating and display user reviews, and ratings for each of your products. Customized orders, unique products, and integration with third party systems are all possible with CartThrob. You can sell classified ads, software, take donations, monetize your content, and even use your cart to give products away.
CartThrob also includes a post-order management system with the ability to add tracking numbers and send post-order status notifications, print invoices, view and save custom reports and process refunds (not available with all payment gateways.)
CartThrob has a plugin architecture which allows you to add payment gateways, tax methods, discounts and shipping options without altering the core, making maintenance and upgrades a breeze. CartThrob offers integrated credit card payment processing using common payment gateways including Authorize.net, Paypal Pro, Realex, Sage and many more! CartThrob can be used internationally, and will allow you to change payment processors on the fly, or provide your customers with multiple payment and shipping options.
CartThrob works with many other standard ExpressionEngine, including Matrix, Solspace User, Structure, MoreEvents and more. There are also first party addons available to help build your perfect store including addons for Credits, Gift Certificates, Subscriptions, Fees, Multi-location management, and more.
Start from scratch and build a truly unique experience, or use CartThrob's sample template to start selling in minutes.
CartThrob's features aren't final once you finish the install. A powerful plugin system allows you to add your own coupon, shipping, and payment gateway plugins to expand CartThrob to suit your needs.
Blend CartThrob's abilities seamlessly with other add-ons such as CT Admin, Profile:Edit, CT Credits, CT subscriptions, P&T Matrix, Solspace User, and Affiliator.
CartThrob has powerful promotions features. Set discounts per item, or per cart. Generate voucher/coupon codes, and set site-wide discounts. Add additional discount plugins to support your specific requirements.
Store and manage your products, discounts, coupons, and orders within standard
Store and manage your products, discounts, coupons, and orders within standard EE channels, just like you store all of your other data. No messy bridging apps, duplication of content, or new interfaces for clients to learn.
Create customer selectable options with ease using CartThrob Price Modifiers.
CartThrob's powerful Packages feature allow you to bundle your products together with configurable options. Select products from a sortable, searchable list and set configuration options on an item by item basis.
Take donations, sell products, downloads, channel entries, and subscriptions* all within the same checkout.
Manage inventory per product, or by item option group. Plus, get customizable email alerts when stock levels get low.
Show item prices with or without tax included.
Easy guest checkout, or require registration. Allow guests to register during checkout, and save customer information to EE's built in member fields.
Customizable order emails use EE's standard template system. Create multiple emails to different recipients based on the customer transaction, or on EE status changes.
Display past customer purchases, product recommendations, "also purchased" lists.
Included Sales Reports show daily, monthy, and yearly sales numbers. Follow transactions all the way down to individual sales. Also, you can use standard EE templates to add to the backend reports section, or display in the front-end.
Manage tax rates by zip, state, country, or region. Options to charge tax on shipping, to set non-taxable items, or to create custom tax plugins to suit your specific requirements.
Direct integration with ExpressionEngine means your store works with your content, your forums, wikis, and membership.
Get started fast. Auto-install templates allow you to get set up and running in minutes. Use our professional sample templates, or use our well documented system of powerful tags to create your own unique store.
Run into problems? No sweat. You'll have access to the same great support staff that helped the original CartThrob win Devot-ee's Module of the Year.