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Marketplace

To view the Marketplace page, please visit marketplace.tamuc.edu.

What is Marketplace?

Marketplace is a set of tools to design, build, and maintain online shopping.

Marketplace consists of two components:

1. uPay Sites

  • Payment only sites that are linked to existing or custom payment pages.

2. uStores

  • Complete self-contained online stores

  • Part of an online mall that contains all the uStores

Marketplace store features

•Provides an easy, user-configurable online site for sale of goods and services

•Reduces dependence on IT resources

•Supports a wide variety of online commerce activities including tickets, events, donations, merchandise, summer camps, banquets, fundraisers, mailing lists, and more….

•Provides secure, PA-DSS compliant payment processing. (Touchnet handles all payments)

•Funds are deposited directly into the designated FAMIS account.

•Tracks Inventory – Restrict Sales to Inventory

•Allows for recurring payments

•Reports downloadable in Excel

•Refunds directly from Marketplace

•Products can be enabled or disabled, also by calendar dates

•Products can be grouped by store and product categories

•No COST to your area!

How do YOU get a store for your department?

•Request a store by filling out the Marketplace Store Request Form and returning to Jon Puttonen (Jon.Puttonen@tamuc.edu) or Abiola Folowosele (Abiola.Folowosele@tamuc.edu)

•The mall manager will create a Touchnet Store site for you to use

•Each area will be responsible for placing inventory and fulfilling orders for the store

•Link to the mall and your store from your web pages

•Start collecting payments

Have questions?

Contact Jon Puttonen (Business Technical Services Coordinator) at Jon.Puttonen@tamuc.edu or Abiola Folowosele (GA, Marketplace Administrator) at Abiola.Folowosele@tamuc.edu

Links:

Marketplace Store Request Form

Marketplace Public Site

Marketplace Information PowerPoint

Marketplace User Startup Guide