The zen cart default functionality allows you to set percentage discount pricing groups. This can be very handy for offering your products at wholesale prices. etc. Members of the discount group will see their discount in step 2 of the checkout process. This step by step tutorial will show you how to set up percentage discount pricing groups in your zen cart shop.
This tutorial features the Aberdeen Neutral free zen cart template by Picaflor Azul. If you want to use it for your zen cart project, you can download it for free here.
Create the Group
Log into your zen cart admin and go to Customers -> Group Pricing.
Click on the “insert” button.
Add the “group name” and the “percentage discount” and click on the “save” button.
Assign Customers to the Group
Log into your zen cart admin and go to Customers -> Customers.
Click on the customer that you want to add and click on the “edit” button.
Scroll down to “Options”, select the group in the “Discount Pricing Group” pull down menu, and click on the “update” button.
Now, when a customer makes a purchase, in step 2 of the checkout process they will see their discount.
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