Miva Merchant and osCommerce

Your plan may allow you to create an online store with two online shop builders and managers:

on-line store

Miva Merchant

Miva Merchant is a dynamic browser based storefront development and management system that allows merchants to create multiple online stores. Read the license.



osCommerce is an open source e-commerce solution
and is released under the General Public License (GPL).


  • Store management (simple wizards and sophisticated tools)
  • Account management (provide frequent shopper programs, discounted pricing and special product availability)
  • Catalog Management
  • Associating complimentary products to give shoppers the opportunity to purchase others that are similar.
  • Configuring multiple sales tax methods, configures multiple sales tax methods and instant order e-mail confirmations.
  • Secure transactions with SSL
  • Driving targeted shoppers to your store with a search engine and "shop box" that is displayed on popular web sites.
  • Affiliate Program
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Advanced and simple mode administrative interfaces
  • Product Attribute Template
  • Site Traffic and Sales Statistics
  • Quick Selection when administering your storefront
  • Calculating shipping costs as a percentage of the total order
  • Add/Edit/Remove categories, products, manufacturers, customers, and reviews
  • Categories-to-categories structure
  • Statistics for products and customers
  • Dynamic product attributes
  • Tax zones, classes, and rates
  • Configuration parameters in database for remote editing
  • Not tied together with the catalog module (admin module can be installed on another server)
  • Payment and shipping modules
  • Backup tool
  • Customer accounts
  • Customer address books (other shipping destinations)
  • Order history
  • Temporary (not logged on) and permanent (logged on) shopping carts
  • Search catalog for products or manufacturers
  • Product reviews by customers
  • E-mail notifications
  • Foreseen checkout procedure
  • Secure transactions with SSL
  • Number of products in each category are shown
  • Bestseller lists
  • Display what other customers have brought (relating to the current product displayed