Version 6.0

Saturday January 01 2005

  • eCommerce
    • Upgrade to Asp.Net 2.0
    • Implementation of Master Pages and Themes
    • Country, State/Province, Zip/Postal code controls
    • Ship Via codes can now be displayed in a Radio Button List as well as the previously supported Drop Down list. 
    • Freight amounts are displayed for each Ship Via.
    • Support for Google Analytics
    • Support for non-BirdDog Server hosting
    • Audience system
    • New upload / download process for hosted sites
    • SavedCarts
  • Customer Service released
  • Distribution System
    • New Freight System
      • Items
        • Kits items can now be set to package components
        • Cube Dimensions are now customizable by quantity
        • Required shipping method – Allows you to require a specific shipping method   for an Item.
      • Shipping Methods
      • Shipper contracts by Weight
      • Pricing Exceptions
        • Customer Number
        • Customer Type
        • Country
        • Country / State
      • Freight Charge add-ons
        • Dollars per package
        • Dollars per shipment
      • Web friendly description
      • Show on Web check box
      • Sort Order
      • Override priority – If more than one Item on an Order has a required shipping method and they don’t match, this setting controls which shipping method wins.
      • Default freight class – Allows you to set a default freight class for Common Carrier rating Freight Accounts
      • No charge shipper – Allows you to setup Shipping Methods that are free
    • Picking system now only attempts to authorize Credit Card once.  If authorization fails, order is placed on Hold.
    • Support for DHL International
    • User editable eMails
    • Picking System now prints Pick Tickets that are short 20 Cents or less on their Credit Card authorization
    • Added support for Credit Card Credits against an A/R invoice.  Creates the Credit against the Credit Card and the negative Cash Receipt in Macola (Currently only supported in Progression Sql).
    • The Shipper Name (UPS for example) now shows on the Freight Quote screen.  Formally, only the Best way charges showed, there was no way to know which Shipper was chosen.
  • BirdDog Tools
    • General release of PayPort (Abra Interface) for Macola ES