Cart Price Rules

Smart motivation policy will influence the choice of customers, showing them discount possibilities and advantages on the category, product, cart or the checkout pages.

To create a new Cart Price Rules go to Marketing > Cart Price Rules and press the button Add New.

Rule Information

  • Rule Name - name of the rule. Used only for internal purposes.
  • Description - is the rule description. Used only for internal purposes.
  • Active - rule status.
  • Websites - website, where this rule should apply.
  • Customer Groups - customer groups for which rule can be applied.
  • Coupon - select coupon to apply this rule, if "No Coupon" is selected then no coupon code required, if "Specific Coupon" option is selected then you will need coupon code to apply this discount rule.

The extension gives option to enter custom error message for each coupon.

  • Coupon Success Message - successfully applying coupon was used
  • Coupon Error Message - applying coupon is not valid, incorrect etc.

For example, if you create a coupon that can only apply to NIKE products priced at $100 & up, you can add custom error message "This coupon is only valid for NIKE products priced at $100 or more". It will be shown on the Shopping cart page

  • Uses per Customer - i.e. How many times customer can use this code?
  • From - the date from the code is active
  • To - the date till the code is active
  • Priority - specify the priority of the code, in case of multiple codes to be applied
  • Public In RSS Feed - If set Yes, Include the rule in RSS Feeds

Conditions

This section define either single condition or their set, which trigger the rule.

It has a number of discount options apart from Magento's default options (leave the conditions blank if you want to apply for all products).

Actions

In this tab there is the hint pop-up window, since you have chosen any Action and set Discount Amount you will see it at the bottom right corner.

This subsection contains possible actions that can be performed on customer that shall be executed, when conditions on previous sections are met:

  • Apply - strategy, which will be used for executing rules:

    • Percent of product price discount - Discounts item by subtracting a percentage from the original price. The discount applies to each qualifying item in the cart. For example: Enter 10 in Discount Amount for an updated price that is 10% less than the original price.
    • Fixed amount discount - Discounts item by subtracting a fixed amount from the original price. The discount applies to each qualifying item in the cart. For example: Enter 10 in Discount Amount for an updated price that is $10 less than the original price.
    • Fixed amount discount for whole cart - Discounts the entire cart by subtracting a percentage from the cart total.
      For example: Enter 10 in Discount Amount to subtract 10% from the cart total.
    • Buy X get Y free (discount amount is Y) - Defines a quantity that the customer must purchase to receive a quantity for free.
    • Buy product X Get % discount for product Y - Defines a percentage discount for product Y. For example: Enter 15 in Discount Amount then Customer will receive a 15% off for Y product.
    • Buy product X Get $ discount for product Y - Discounts item by subtracting a fixed amount from the original price for product Y. For example: Enter 25 in Discount Amount then Customer will receive a 25$ off for Y product.
    • For each $X spend, give $Y discount - Defines the fixed amount of discount from the total amount in cart. For example: Enter 10 in Discount Amount $Y and 50 in Spend $X then Customer will receive $10 discount for each $50 in cart.
    • Discount for Most Expensive product - Defines a percentage discount for most expensive product in cart. For example: Enter 10 in Discount Amount then Customer will receive a 10% discount for most expensive product in cart.
    • Discount for Most Cheapest product - Defines a percentage discount for the cheapest product in cart. For example: Enter 15 in Discount Amount then Customer will receive a 15% discount for the cheapest product in cart.
  • Discount Amount - number, without symbols. For example, depending on the discount option selected, the number 10 might indicate a percentage, a fixed amount, or a quantity of items.
  • Maximum Qty Discount is Applied To - enter the largest number of the same product that can qualify for the discount. For example, enter β€œ1” to discount only one item.
  • Discount Qty Step (Buy X) - enter the quantity that the customer must purchase to qualify for the discount. In this example, the customer must purchase three.
  • Discard subsequent rules - set β€œYes” If you want to prevent other discounts from being applied to the purchase

Apply the rule only to cart items matching the following conditions (leave blank for all items).

  • To include Free Shipping, choose one of the following options:
    • For matching items only
    • For shipment with matching items