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iNetFoods™ Framework

iNetFoods Portal Plus

iNetFoods Portal Plus Online merchant listing websites that feature interactive menus allowing customers to place orders with local merchants and cooperatives like grocery, flower shops, restaurant and households. It supports different types of merchants. That means this framework is not limited to the restaurant only. You can publish any kinds of merchant like restaurants, flower shop, drug house etc.

Much like ordering consumer goods online, many of these allow customers to keep accounts with them in order to make frequent ordering convenient. A customer will search for a favorite restaurant or grocery shop, choose from available items, and choose delivery or pick-up. Payment can be by credit card or cash, with the restaurant returning a percentage to the online food company.

Key Features of the iNetFoods Framework:

  • A system allows millions of users to be able to use concurrently

    A search facility to search takeaways/restaurant with postcode, street, areas, name, suburb and so on

    A complete menu management system allows virtually any types/combination of menu

    A system allows virtually any possible special offers and meal deal

    A delivery area defining system allows virtually any kinds of delivery area settings, such as radius, polygon (Draw on the map), by postcode, by co-ordinates and so on

    A Delivery cost defining system allows to set various delivery cost based on customers location depending on area, how much is their order total and which day of the week they are ordering

    An Invoicing system that works automatically which can create and send invoices out itself depending on auto invoice settings

    A unique commission management system allows more control over different types of order such as Collection Order or Delivery Order

    A Customer management system allows a vast range of functionality to interact with clients and allow them to use fantastic facility such as facebook connect, order history, favourite dishes, earning points, re order any previous order, save cart, save orders as templates, make feedback and comments on order, interact with other site users, tell a friend and customer affiliate allow earning points, address book and many more

    A reporting system allows various types of reporting, allows better control on the business

    An order dispatch system works with GPRS/SMS Printer to send orders remotely to the takeaways and receive confirmation.

    Control panel for Founder (Super Administrator), various departments, Takeaways owner, customer and so on

The technologies used to develop this project were:

Scripting Language:PHP, JavaScript (AJAX, JSON, XML, SOAP Webservice forGPRS/SMS printer API)

Template Design:HTML, DHTML, CSS (CSS Sprites), Photoshop, illustrator, Flash action script.

Framework:Codeigniter

Web server:Apache HTTP server

JavaScript Libraries Used:Jquery, mootools, ext.js, prototype.js.

Database:MySQL

Server OS:Linux server (preferred), Windows