Select 'Tools' icon
to enter the Control Panel
Select the 'Promotion Manager' icon
to enter the Promotion Manager Area
Promotion Manager Area
The Promotion Manager can set-up promotions based on product, product group departments etc. It is a rule based promotion system, that is highly flexible and configurable for satisfying a wide range of promotion requirements.
Main Columns of the Basic Tab :
Activate this rule: Enable this option to activate a promotion rule.
Name: Name of the Promotion Rule
Code: Name of the Code
Alternate Name 1: You can provide an alternative name for the rule here
Alternate Name 2: You can provide a second alternative name for the rule here
Tax Rate: Used to recalculate the tax when this promotion rule is activated.
Every promotion rule can have 4 basic settings as illustrated below:
1. Who (Basic Tab): Define the customer group who is eligible to the promotion.
2. When (Time Control Tab): When the promotion rule is applied.
3. How (Trigger Tab): How the promotion rule is triggered.
4. What (Type Tab): What the promotion rule does when the rule is triggered.
Tab 1 (Basic)
Tab 2 (Time Control)
Who : You can specify below 3 target audiences
- Member Only
- Non Member
When (Time Control Screen): You can specify the time period, the promotion rule is to take
Promotion Period – Date Range: You can set the starting and end date, which the promotion rule is applicable.
Promotion Period – Time Range:You can further configure time specific period the promotion rule is applicable.
During what day of the week the promotion rule is used:
Tab 3 (Trigger)
Tab 4 (Type)
How (Trigger Screen): Condition for the rule to be trigger
The “Select Trigger” drop down list has 6 different settings:
- Individual Department
- Individual PLU
- Multi Product Group
- Individual Group
- Multi Department
Type Screen (What) : Select the promotion type
In the Type drop down box, there are 6 different types available which are
- Multi Buy
- By Pass
- Fixed Value
- Amount Off
- Percentage Off
- Cheapest One Free