» 2. Elements » a) Products
Products are the basic object of E-commerce sites. They can also be goods or services. Products
can be placed in groups in three levels, they can also be described and
propertyized, and have their sales price fixed.
- The system products are organized hierarchically in
three levels – stores, departments and products.
Hierarchical Structure of Products
The products organization in such a structure allows their easy
management and placing them in different pages for fast search, find and view.
To make the system more flexible a product may be placed in more than one department
and a department may be placed in several stores.
- Products have an additional system describing their
properties, organized in categories and attributes.
Organization of products attributes in categories
- Every product is attached to a store and his attributes are
only these attributes, which define the store.
Product <-> Attributes connection