AppZone has developed a web storefront, Tradeport, which Nigerian software company says will help to expose Nigerians Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to the global market.
AppZone says that one of the setbacks that SMEs always have is inability to showcase their products to the global market. But technology has narrowed that gap between the developed and developing economies, making the world a global village.
Innovative tech solutions have given local farmers opportunity to attract foreign buyers, automate their business processes, and also, showcase their products where otherwise large corporations showcase theirs, the Nigerian tech company says.
AppZone says that its newly-developed web solution, Tradeport, will let merchants to own a website where they can carry out their sales activities at no extra cost. The website, once activated, is integrated to the back office solution and directly impacts on the merchant’s inventory and financial accounting, AppZone further says, adding that the company equally provides home-grown software solutions for financial services.
Tradeport, according to its developer, will also manage the business operations of the retailers on its platform and enable banks to get up-to-date financial operations data of each retailer for easier loan qualification assessment and targeted marketing.
AppZone says that by integrating directly to payment terminals and linking sales orders to payment transactions, the new web solution will afford the retail merchants in its platform easy reconciliation of card payments and helps them trace each successful payment to its corresponding credit entry in the bank statement.
The key features of Tradeport include core sales process automation and inventory management, automated financial accounting and IFRS compliant reporting, flexible user-customizable web storefront complete with payment gateway and courier service provider integration, bank account management and electronic payment and more, the company says.
The benefits users of Tradeport solution stand to enjoy, according to AppZone include access to world-class technology at low initial and on-going cost, improved customer reach through access to previously unreachable online customers, enhanced control and tracking of products pricing, real-time, anywhere visibility and monitoring of operations, sales, and also cash collections with ability to achieve low cost and seamless card payment acceptance.