Apogee StoreFront
The cloud-based web-to-print solution

Set up and manage online stores for both printed and non-print products. Offer businesses an easy to use yet powerful tool to personalize documents. Save time and avoid errors by integrating the ecommerce platform with the print production workflow.

Supported browsers for print buyers 

  • Internet Explorer 8 or higher
  • FireFox 25 or higher
  • Chrome 30 or higher
  • Safari 5 or higher
  • To personalize documents, the browser needs to support Flash version 12 or higher.

 

System requirements for print buyers

  • Minimum bandwidth: 4 Mbit/s downstream & 1 Mbit/s upstream
  • A faster connection is recommended for working with large documents
  • Screen resolution: 1024x768 pixels or higher

 

Languages for print buyers  

  • Europe: Czech, Danish, Dutch, English , Faroese, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
  • NAFTA: English, Spanish
  • Oceania: British English
  • South America: Portuguese, Spanish

 

Supported payment methods

  • Ingenico
  • PayPal Payments Pro Payflow Edition (US only)
  • PayPal Express Checkout
  • Payment by bank transfer or check

Currencies

  • Europe: British Pound, Czech Koruna, Danish Krone, Euro, Hungarian Forint, Norwegian Krone, Polish Zloty, Romanian Leu, Russian Ruble, Swedish Krona, Swiss Franc
  • South African Rand
  • NAFTA: American Dollar, Canadian Dollar
  • Oceania: Australian Dollar
  • South America: Argentine Peso, Brazilian Real, Chilean Peso, Columbian Peso, Mexican Peso

 

Product types

  • Customizable products - which the buyer personalizes using the Online Editor.
  • Variable data products - for which the buyer uploads an Excel file (optional).
  • Uploadable products - for which the buyer needs to supply a file.
  • On demand products - which get printed as soon as the buyer orders them.
  • Printed stock products - for which the print service provider offers a warehousing service.
  • Non-printed stock products - which are pick-and-pack goodies such as pens and USB-sticks.
  • Digital products - sell design templates, images, e-books or other files

File formats

  • When buyers upload files, these can be PDF, JPG or TIFF files.
  • For creating customizable documents, the Apogee StoreFront Converter plug-in can be used to adapt existing Adobe InDesign CS6 or CC 2013 documents. The plug-in is available for both Mac and Windows.
  • For order data, PDF is used for the print data and JDF for the administrative data.

 

Shipment tracking

  • Canada Post
  • Chronopost
  • DHL
  • Federal Express
  • UPS
  • USPS
  • Swiss Post

 

Real-time shipping quote

  • UPS