There are tools available to third party developers.
The Pricing Control Module (PCM) is a versatile tool for connecting to our back end systems for up-to-date pricing and inventory.
Pricing can be controlled by quantity of units, source/discount code, customer and a variety of other combinations.
All Rush Order Clients can access this data.
The Shipping Control Module (SCM) can calculate shipping charges based on a number of criteria.
All of these functions are entered into our backend for easy retreival via this tool.
The TaxMan Module (TaxMan) is our clients gateway into our extensive tax tables.
These tables are very specific, down to hospital zone.
It is no longer neccessary to calculate tax based on the highest rate for the state, but can be calculated down to state, county and city levels.
The XML Order Posting Tool is an easy, inexpensive way to post orders into our backend system.
By simply following our XML Specification, orders and easily be entered and processed by our back end systems.
Orders are processed and imported into our systems every 15 minutes allowing our callcenter staff almost immediate access to a customer order.
Country of Origin (COO) is a brand new tool that will reduce fraud. This tool takes a look at the originating IP Address of the user accessing your online store.
It then quickly looks up the country that the IP block belongs to.
This way you can see if the Billing Address or the Shipping Address match the Country of Origin.
Another use is to simply ban certain countries from purchasing from your store.
You could also dynamically send the customer to the appropriate language content of your site or direct them to their nearest reseller.