E-commerce is generally known asElectronic marketing. E-commerce is fast gaining ground as an accepted and usedbusiness example.
It is a processof buying or selling products online. E-commerce draws on automation technologiesas mobile, electronic funds transfer, supply chain management, internetmarketing, online transaction processing, electronic data interchange (EDI),inventory management systems and automated data collection systems. Online shopping is the techniqueby which customers directly purchase goods or services from seller in actual-time,without an intermediary service, over the internet. It is a form of e-commerce.
This project is an attempt to provide the advantages of online shopping tocustomers of a real shop. E-commerce helps buying the products in the shopanywhere through internet by using an android device. Thus the customer willget the products of online shopping and home delivery from his favorite shop. Modern e-commerce normally uses websitefor at least one part of the transaction’s life cycle although it may also useother technologies such as e-mail.
Typical e-commerce transactions include thepurchase online products (Amazon) and music purchases (iTune Store), and to aless extent, customized/personalized online stock store inventory services.There are three types of e-commerce: online retail, electric markets, andonline auctions. E-commerce is supported by electronic business.
The objective of this project is todevelop a general view of e-commerce store where all frozen food of all brandsare available. Customer can be buy from the comfort of home through theinternet. An online store is a virtual store onthe Internet where customers can browse the catalog and select products of interest.If the item is in stock the selected items are placed in a shopping cart. Atcheckout time, the items in the shopping cart will be presented as an order. Atthat time, bill-to and ship-to address will be needed to complete thetransaction.
Usually, the customer will be asked to fill in or select a billingaddress, a shipping address, a shipping time, and payment method and paymentinformation such as credit card number. An e-mail notification is sent to thecustomer as soon as the order is placed.