PunchOut Connect offers connectivity to your buyer’s ERP or eProcurement application via our packaged extension. After installation and basic configuration your existing site is ready to connect to your customers.
Support for all your transactions:
Use the extension to configure connections with all of your customers. Each one can have a different ERP or eProcurement solution with unique mapping, document types and more.
Map customers into groups to ensure they see the right pricing and products when they login to your system.
No limit in the number of connections you can support.
Pricing is broken up into two parts
For a detailed quote, reach out to us via our Contact Us page.
PunchOut Catalogs provides different options depending on your business needs.
PunchOut Express – fully hosted in our Amazon Web Services (AWS) data centers. We provide the hosting, security, upgrades and maintenance for PunchOut Express customers.
PunchOut Connect – The punchout connect extension is packaged and installed on your existing eCommerce store on Magento 1 or Magento 2. In this case, you host the solution anywhere you like.
For Punchout Connect, POC will support the installation of the extension from a technical perspective. Making our extension seamlessly integrates with your current environment. Please note that this extension was built under the assumption that no core Magento features have been altered.
For Punchout Express, POC is responsible for setting up a Magento 2 site with extension installed. Our setup includes basic theming and Out of the Box functionality.
Procurement Systems – PunchOut Catalogs can integrate with any eProcurement system that supports cXML PunchOut or OCI RoundTrip. <link to full list>
eCommerce Systems – PunchOut Catalogs is a Magento technology partner and the extension can be found in the Magento Marketplace.
There are 4 primary transaction types that your customer can choose to process through the PunchOut:
Purchase Orders can be sent from customers ERP system through our gateway and into a suppliers eCommerce solution. If Magento – an order export can be run from Magento out to a customer fulfillment system.
Yes, our Punchout Express solution is fully hosted in our Amazon Web Services (AWS) data centers. We provide the hosting, security, upgrades and maintenance for Punchout Express customers.
cXML (Commerce extensible Markup Language) or OCI (open catalog interface)
A buyer logs into their internal ERP system and selects a suppliers catalog to shop. A cXML or OCI message is sent to our punchout gateway with proper credentials enabling access to the suppliers catalog. Once the buyer has added the desired products to a shopping cart, rather going through a check out process, a cart is transferred from the suppliers eCommerce platform back to buyer’s eProcurement system. Along with the ability to connect buyers with their suppliers catalog, our extension supports purchase orders, invoices and advanced shipment notices.
Having PunchOut capabilities provides a large number of benefits for suppliers:
Punchout is an extension that seamlessly integrates with a buyers ERP system that makes buying easier and more efficient.
PunchOut Connect provides everything you need to punchout enable your Magento store in an easy to install and configure extension. Once installed your store is ready for B2B integration with any ERP or eProcurement solution and you are ready to start taking integrated B2B orders.
Your new order process will be as follows:
Follow these steps to get integrated today.