OFN Feature List


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This list outlines the current set of features in the Open Food Network. Each item links to a current description of the feature, along with a wishlist of new or enhanced feature ideas.

Have a suggestion of how a feature could be improved? Put your thoughts in the relevant wishlist page.
New to the OFN’s discussion community? Welcome!

Onboarding

Onboarding is the process of setting up Customers or Enterprises (Producers and Food Hubs) on OFN and providing the information and help they need as they learn how to use the website.

  • Signing up as a Customer - Current description | Wishlist

  • Signing up as an Enterprise - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • Setting up a Producer Shop (selling my own Products) - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • Setting up a Hub (selling my own and others’ Products) - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • (FUTURE) Newbie help - [ Wishlist ]

Managing Your Customer Account

Viewing and making changes to your details, settings and orders.

  • Changing details - [Current description] | [ Wishlist ]

  • (FUTURE) My shops - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • My Orders - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

Managing Your Enterprise Account

The administrative tasks involved in the day-to-day running of shops and hubs.

  • Enterprise Management - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

  • (FUTURE) Order Pickup Locations - Wishlist

  • Products -

  • Managing Order Cycles - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

    • (FUTURE) Open Order Cycle - Wishlist
    • (FUTURE) Recurring Order Cycles - Wishlist
  • Tax - In development | [ Wishlist ]

  • Customers & Standing Orders - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • Linking to other Enterprises - [ Current description ] | In development | [ Wishlist ]

  • (FUTURE) Integrating with other systems - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

Purchasing Food

This is the process where a Customer discovers, selects, and places and order for food from an Enterprise.

DISCOVER PRODUCER SHOPS AND HUBS

  • (FUTURE) Browse based on customer type - Wishlist

  • Browse a list of all Shops and Hubs - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

    • Filter list by a location
    • Filter list by where I can buy from
    • Filter list by a Shop or Hub name
    • Filter list by product categories
    • (FUTURE) Filter by properties - Wishlist
    • Filter list by pick up or delivery
    • Include profiles (Enterprises without an OFN Shop Front)
  • Browse a map of all Shops and Hubs - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • View a Shop or Hub - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

    • View their profile
    • View their producers
    • View their contact details
    • View groups they belong to
    • View next order dates
    • Browse available products - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]
      • View list of products
      • Filter by product category - Wishlist
      • View price breakdowns (e.g. how much farmer is getting) - Wishlist

CREATE AN ORDER

  • Create an order from a Producer Shop or Hub - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • Manage shopping cart - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • (FUTURE) Set up a standing order - Wishlist

  • (FUTURE) Order from multiple Producer Shops and Hubs - [ Wishlist ]

CHECKOUT

  • Place order as a guest - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • Place order as a signed in member - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

ENTERPRISE PLACES ORDER FOR A CUSTOMER

  • Place an order on behalf of a customer - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

CANCELLING OR CHANGING AN ORDER

  • Modify an order - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • Cancel an order - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

Fulfilling Orders

This is the process where an Enterprise processes and fulfils received orders.

CONFIRMING PAYMENT

  • Confirming payment - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

ORDERS MANAGEMENT

  • Adjusting a single order - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

  • (FUTURE) Adjusting multiple orders via bulk order management - Wishlist

  • (FUTURE) Adjusting orders for variable weights - Wishlist

INVOICING

  • Generating an invoice - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

  • Exporting invoices - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

REPORTING

  • Reporting - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

SHIPPING

  • (FUTURE) Creating order labels - [ Wishlist ]

  • Mark order as shipped - Current description | [ Wishlist ]

Groups

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  • Manage a group - [ Current description ] | Wishlist

Social

Introducing social, word of mouth, and community elements to profiles and shops.

  • (FUTURE) Ratings & Recommendations - [ Wishlist ]

  • (FUTURE) Feedback - [ Wishlist ]

  • (FUTURE) Follow / Join - [ Wishlist ]

Getting Help

Ways to get help when using OFN.

  • Contact OFN - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • Get information on how to use OFN - [ Current description ] | [ Wishlist ]

  • (FUTURE) Provide Feedback to an Enterprise - Wishlist


About the Done category
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I moved this to Using OFN so we could delete the Features category