The demand and orders coming from ecommerce channel to any seller often require deployment of right process and management to fulfill the requirements. So in order to fill the gap between ecommerce players and their suppliers, a Gujarat based product development and outsourcing company OpenXcell Technolabs has developed a cloud based drop shipment management tool for small and medium businesses called as YFS India.
YFS India also provides wide variety of services required by merchants looking to sell or already selling their product online via dedicated website or by sourcing to ecommerce companies. Its three main services include Ecommerce preparation, Inventory Management and Order Fulfillment.
In ecommerce preparation, YFS provides services such as Imaging, cataloging, product description, and packaging to help businesses adopt basic hygiene of selling online with quality images and rich content. Its inventory management service includes an option to stock in YFS warehouses in Gujarat, inventory upload in a cloud based ERP, provides dashboard to monitor and update inventory real time and track order status. Its warehouse can act as a single point interface for selling on various ecommerce players. The Order fulfillment services manages drop-shipping and returns with the help of third party logistics providers.
“Such interfaces are created for both parties (sellers & ecommerce players) to manage all data online for efficient order fulfillment process flow”, says Jayneel Patel, Director, YFS India.
The company is specifically targeting dropshippers for as their clients and believes it can also improve supply chain of ecommerce websites with efficient backend process, given the rise of new breed of online marketplaces in India.
It will work on a pay as you go model and will help in enabling more small and medium vendors to sell online without making them investing in technology and infrastructure.
The other players providing similar services include Unicommerce which provides a cloud based order management tool.
OpenXcell Technolabs has been experimenting with Indian ecommerce opportunity in multiple ways as it also operates an ecommerce portal Yuvastyle.com which sells fashion and accessories category, besides taking development projects for International ecommerce clients.