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The Google Analytics integration for cobai.com stores got even better

As it becomes more and more important to know and take into account the buying behaviour of customers on the Internet, a web analysis tool such as Google Analytics is part of the standard equipment of every online shop. For your cobai.com online shop, we have improved the capabilities for Google Analytics. So what exactly is Google Analytics then? Every user who visits your online shop is tracked (unless they block Google Analytics tracking). The Google Analytics tool collects information like

Stefan Walbroel

Stefan Walbroel

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Filter for sustainable products

More and more consumers are paying attention to buying sustainable products. This is forcing not only manufacturers to adapt their product ranges and sales strategies, but also you as a retailer to offer your customers sustainable products. KPMG's survey of 500 consumers in 2020 came to the following conclusions, among others: * 69 percent of respondents show willingness to pay a premium for product sustainability. A good half (55 percent) would accept a price premium of up to 10 percen

Dirk Lachowski

Dirk Lachowski

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cobai goes EU

Benefit from our multilingual cobai online stores Right now. More and more sales are being generated on the Internet, not least because stores have had to close down time and again. Of course, this is not only the case in Germany, but in all countries of the EU and everywhere else in the world. 1. other languages The project for international online stores was started with translations into other languages.  French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch and Greek are ready - English is already o

Stefan Walbroel

Stefan Walbroel

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Additional settings for payment methods

Payment methods are displayed in different places in the store: * At the checkout as a list of methods available to the customer. Here the customer can select one and pay with it * Depending on the template used, on the home page of the store or on all pages in the page footer. Here all configured payment methods are displayed, regardless of whether they are available for the current customer. Until now, this list could not be manually modified, a configured payment method was

Stefan Walbroel

Stefan Walbroel

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More automation in the delivery of orders.

Depending on the configuration of your store, orders are either transferred directly to your distributor or to your ERP system. For a transfer to take place, an order must be "delivered". For existing customers, this delivery can be done automatically; new orders are then transferred either to your distributor or to your ERP without the need for a manual action. For new customers, automatic delivery is disabled as long as you do not specify that a customer has to be delivered automatically. Fo

Stefan Walbroel

Stefan Walbroel

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Now more payment options available for cobai online stores

We have integrated new payment options in your cobai online stores. At a time when stores are closing and the turnover of commerce is shifting more and more to the internet, you can now set up your cobai online store to pay your customers with additional payment methods of your choice. 1. available payment methods From now on you can set up additional payment methods in your webshop. Most existing credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB) are alr

Stefan Walbroel

Stefan Walbroel

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Announcement banner available for all stores

To make it easier for you to communicate with your customers in these difficult times, we have added an announcement banner function to all stores. This function is also available if you use an older store for which there are only security updates. You can use the banner e.g. to inform your customers about the current availability of goods or changed opening hours.

Stefan Walbroel

Stefan Walbroel

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Information about customers special prices

This function displays a hint for logged in customers if a customer price is maintained for a displayed article. The display can be switched on/off globally, the setting can be overwritten per customer. So you can e.g. switch off the display in general but activate it for individual customers or switch it on in general but switch it off for individual customers. * The hint is only visible for customers who use standard pricing, it is not displayed for markup/discount calculations (so far).

Stefan Walbroel

Stefan Walbroel

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SPF & DKIM - What is it and why are we introducing it?

In the past few weeks, customers have increasingly reported that e-mails sent to you or your customers via our system can no longer be delivered. We have of course investigated the cause of this and would like to report on the background and the necessary changes. Reason for the rejection of the mails More and more large email providers but also smaller mail server operators are introducing the SPF ("Sender Policy Framework") and/or DKIM ("DomainKeys Identified Mail" or "DomainKeys" for short) p

Stefan Walbroel

Stefan Walbroel

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