Nexternal vs.

MIVA Merchant

Nexternal Overview
1 minute 49 seconds

“The feedback so far has been that our new Nexternal store is much easier to navigate through than our old Miva Merchant one.”

Pat Baker -
Nexternal Miva Merchant
Dedicated Account Manager

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Yes. Dedicated Account Manager. Unlimited support. Free email and help desk support. Monthly fee for upper tier support.
Single Database iPad Point of Sale (POS))
Yes, using ourTrueCommerce Engage ($) app No.
Amazon Marketplace Integration

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Yes. Sell products on Automatically pull orders into Nexternal. No.
Create Shipping Labels?

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Yes. Create UPS, FedEx, USPS, or DHL Labels from Order Management System. Yes.

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Yes. Yes.
Uses Rich Snippets on Product Pages

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Yes. Conforms with Product Format. Can be implemented.
Turnkey Integration

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Yes. No.
Product Image Zoom

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Yes. The zoom works well on both traditional and tablet computers. Not available.
Social Commerce (Tipping Point Sales)

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Yes. No.
MailChimp Integration

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Yes. Yes .
Mobile Commerce

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Yes. Mobile Friendly Catalog & Checkout at no additional cost. Yes. Free DIY or pay $699 to have MIVA Implement it.
Integration Capabilities

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10 XML tools available. API offered in version 5.5.
Supports Multiple In Store Pickup Locations

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Yes. No stock feature, custom methods / work around.
Subscription Management
(Recurring Orders)

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Yes. No.
Quote Generation and Activation Yes. No.
Setup Turnkey. Technical.
Multiple Ship To Customers can place one orders and ship items to multiple locations. Miva Merchant does not support multiple ship to locations.
Dashboard Plus for iPhone/iPad Yes. iOS Dashboard app not available.
Automated Review Reminders Yes. Must purchase add-on module.
eGift Certificates. Included. Add-on module.
IP Address blocking, Security Level by Country. Included. No.
Customer Selects Preferred Delivery Date (Integrates With Shipping Carrier Time In Transit). Included. No.
Electronic Customs Documents in International Shipments Included. No.
Bulk Email Wizard Included. Extra service.
QuickBooks Integration Included. Add-on module.
Comparison Shopping Marketplace Feeds Generated and uploaded automatically every day. Add-on module, no auto feed.
Free Trial Available. Yes, 15 day free trial. No.
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