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CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

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Score 8.2 out of 100
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Likelihood to Recommend

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

For quickly setting up a most intuitive online marketplace, CS-Cart Multi-Vendor is the best one. The software is very well suited for those who have some basic knowledge about backend customization, installation, server setup, proper server configuration etc. Though I'm sure the support team will get you up and running. Only few third-party service providers are very professional, provide honest service and will help you to run your business smoothly. I would highly recommend to use CS-Cart Multi-Vendor.
S.M. Mamunur Rasid | TrustRadius Reviewer

Magento Open Source

It's well suited for large eCommerce stores as it requires much effort to set up and the development cost for setting it up is high. It's less appropriate to use Magento where you are looking for quick development and launch of the store. Also, it is required to have a developer or sometimes the entire tech team to manage an e-commerce store, so you may need to hire a few PHP developers.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Online Storefront

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.3
Magento Open Source
8.6
Product catalog & listings
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.7
Magento Open Source
9.1
Product management
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.6
Magento Open Source
9.2
Bulk product upload
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
7.9
Magento Open Source
9.3
Branding
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.4
Magento Open Source
8.2
Mobile storefront
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
7.8
Magento Open Source
8.5
Product variations
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.1
Magento Open Source
8.8
Website integration
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.6
Magento Open Source
9.3
Visual customization
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.4
Magento Open Source
7.8
CMS
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.5
Magento Open Source
7.3

Online Shopping Cart

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
7.9
Magento Open Source
6.8
Abandoned cart recovery
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
7.7
Magento Open Source
6.7
Checkout user experience
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.2
Magento Open Source
6.9

Online Payment System

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.6
Magento Open Source
9.4
eCommerce security
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.6
Magento Open Source
9.4

eCommerce Marketing

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.0
Magento Open Source
8.4
Promotions & discounts
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.4
Magento Open Source
8.5
Personalized recommendations
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
7.5
Magento Open Source
7.9
SEO
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.0
Magento Open Source
8.8

eCommerce Business Management

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.0
Magento Open Source
8.7
Multi-site management
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.7
Magento Open Source
8.6
Order processing
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.3
Magento Open Source
8.6
Inventory management
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
6.9
Magento Open Source
9.2
Shipping
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
7.3
Magento Open Source
8.3
Custom functionality
CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.6
Magento Open Source
8.9

Pros

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

  • Quick and easy set up of a multi-vendor marketplace
  • Very easy-to-use page designer
  • Huge marketplace of add-ons to cover pretty much anything you need
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Magento Open Source

  • Magento is perfect if our web design client likes a specific pre-made template and wants a fast solution.
  • Magento allows us to customize its open-source code to create additional features and functionality.
  • Magento saves small businesses time and money if they only need a simple solution.
.Kim Murphy | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

  • The high cost of the platform itself and plugins.
  • Unavailability of the mobile application in the basic version of the platform.
  • Relatively difficult process of installing updates if you are new to IT.
Azat Seyitmuhammedov | TrustRadius Reviewer

Magento Open Source

  • Not the simplest of solutions to use or maintain from an end-user perspective
  • Other platforms are better with regards to SEO in our experience
  • Fairly sluggish and slow compared to other platforms without the correct server specification and performance optimization work.
David Bryan | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Magento Open Source

Magento Open Source 10.0
Based on 1 answer
It's the dominant force in the SMB open source market. With the continued support of eBay/PayPal, Magento will continue to evolve and should be a market leader for some time.
Bret Williams | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform 8.3
Based on 7 answers
The software consists of most of all e-commerce related features. Also, there are plenty of third party addons are available in the market which can improve our business. There are a lot of powerful themes available in the cs cart market which improve the look and feel on the front store.If CS-cart adjusted the price on their software license cost, controlling the third party addon cost and provide more freelancers with cheaper hourly rate for the customization on the cs-cart multi vendor software, the cs-cart company can be a master among other e-commerce software companies in the world.
RAGULA Ulaganathan | TrustRadius Reviewer

Magento Open Source

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform 8.2
Based on 7 answers
inside of the support subscription, they give me all the time a fast answer and you can ask in a community forum also other users. But i miss a free support/chat like other solutions.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Magento Open Source

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Implementation Rating

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform 8.2
Based on 1 answer
Mostly extremely easy to implement, both back-end logic as well as styling. Great addon marketplace helped, particularly around payment options.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Magento Open Source

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

It's a one-time payment and the entire CMS is in your control, can list unlimited products and vendors. no need to depend on an e-commerce platform to pay huge commissions. promote your own brand globally. change the looks of your listing with multiple themes, there are vast add on and page themes to enhance look and controls.
Nawang N | TrustRadius Reviewer

Magento Open Source

Because Magento Open Source has a big range of features and options that allows you to manage multiple stores with different locations and languages. Even multiple pricing and currencies also you can edit. Adding variable and simple products too much easy with Magento. We can also modify the source code of templates according to our requirements.
Umair Butt | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

  • Positive impact in learning to set up a shopping cart
  • ROI is questionable, as we are still building our business model
  • Positive impact on our business model and direction
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Magento Open Source

  • Delays in development leads to missed timelines and opportunity loss.
  • High cost of development and maintenance may currently outweigh the growth.
  • Better handling of customer and order information makes for better customer service.
  • Excellent API has been a boon for integration with our ERP
Brendon Brown | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional

Magento Open Source

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.2
Magento Open Source
8.0

Likelihood to Renew

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
Magento Open Source
10.0

Usability

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.3
Magento Open Source

Support Rating

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.2
Magento Open Source

Implementation Rating

CS-Cart Multi-Vendor Marketplace Platform
8.2
Magento Open Source

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