Sportswear company builds a online portal with a big collection of user customizable sportswear for its clubs and customers
A growing sportswear company, known for its gear for water sports and its association with various sports clubs. Their specialty is to create custom uniforms for clubs and groups across the globe.
Php, MySQL, Flash, Joomla.
The quick delivery of the initial online shop gave a great advantage to the company to proceed with their marketing plans. Use of open source tools and their community contributions greatly expedited buildingof various sections of the shop.Since many tasks were easily managed using open tools, the development team only had to do the real work of developing business rules and creating a cool online design shop.
The company was prepared with their line of products and ready to go global. They wanted to build an online shop where they would showcase their products. The online shop would have various sections for different categories of users. They needed a section of general products for everyone, a separate clubs section for all the clubs they were associated with, and a much desired custom shop where customers can design their sports uniform.
The site had to be built with various business rules that applied to global customers and also cater to customizations for to different customer categories. After that there was one big task of getting their existing collection of products on to the online shop. Adding the tasks was the challenge of creation an online custom design shop.
As soon as the assignment began the team divided the assignment in 3 parts, first the team quickly delivered the online shop that listed all their product offerings. This was done using popular open ecommerce tools and the client also got going by continuously adding their products to the shop. In the second part, the ecommerce platform was enhanced to create multiple club sections and to handle variable pricing of products under various business rules. The third and the most complex part was the custom uniform design shop. A custom design tool was built by studying the manufacturing and fulfillment process so that the customers could choose from various options, build their uniform and place an order.