Grow your business
The eCommerce world is divided between e-commerce B2B (Business to Business) and B2C (Business to Consumer): in B2C e-commerce, the customer is a final consumer, but in e-commerce B2B the customer is another company.
Looking for a wholesale solution for your e-commerce?
Stop your search, WooCommerce B2B is here!
Finally, the first all-in-one plugin to make WooCommerce compliant with Business-to-Business needs. With WooCommerce B2B you have all the main features required to build a successful wholesale e-commerce in only one solution.
Say goodbye to incompatibility issues.
WooCommerce B2B is a plugin that allows you to enable Business-to-Business mode in your WooCommerce shop, to use it for wholesale.
By enabling WooCommerce B2B, you can display prices only to logged in customers, moderate registration, only allow orders reaching a minimum amount, add new useful fields to products and checkout page… and now also manage product categories visibility!
But it is not over here! New and very useful features that will be released with the next updates are already under development.
For more information, see developer Official page.
List of Features
✔ Single product prices by group
Set single product price by customer group, set a global percentage discount or both of them (cascading).
✔ Product discount by customer group
Create customer groups with customized discount percentage to differentiate price lists. It can be applied cascading on single product price by group.
✔ Hide price to guest users
Only registered and logged in customers can see product prices and can purchase.
✔ Product categories visible by group
When enabled, every customer group can be set to view only some product categories depending on its group. Obviously, also products belonging not allowed product categories will be hidden.
✔ Approve user registration
Feel free to decide which customers allow to buy from your store, enabling the accounts you deem appropriate.
✔ Extended registration form
Add extend registration form with billing fields.
✔ Manage payment gateways
In every groups you can decide to disable payment methods to customers belonging the group.
✔ User notification on approvation
Send email notification to each customer when its account is enabled and active.
✔ Admin notification on new customer registration
Send email notification to admin when a new customer account registered.
✔ Vat number field in billing address and in email
Add mandatory VAT number field in billing address, in order email and in order details in backend.
✔ Minimum amount to place order
Only allows customers to check out if their cart total price is equal to or greater than established amount.
✔ Minimum quantity to add to cart
Customer must add to cart no less than established quantity of single product.
✔ Incremental product quantities
Only allow the product to be purchased in groups of established quantity incremental.
✔ Customized notices with hooks
Customize all B2B notices and messages by using proper filters and hooks.
✔ User bulk actions in admin panel
Assign multiple customers to a group in one single click or enable/disable customer accounts with bulk actions in admin panel.
✔ Export customers list in CSV
In WordPress export tools you can get a CSV file containing all customers data.
✔ Import/Export WooCommerce B2B products data
Now with extended WooCommerce Import/Export default tools you can manage massively WooCommerce B2B fields.
✔ Filter users by group
Make your work faster and easier by filtering your users by group.
✔ Filter users by status
Make your work faster and easier by filtering your users by status.
✔ Customer login wih email
Simplified login with email address instead of username.
✔ Great compatibility
Require WooCommerce v3.x.x and compatible with all themes.
100% multilanguage support and currently provided with Italian and English. Included POT file to speed up translations in other languages.
✔ Custom hooks
Lots of hooks to easily change the default behavior.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I import/export WooCommerce B2B products fields?
Since version 2.1.0 WooCommerce B2B extends default WooCommerce import/export tools. So, simply go to `Products` menu and then `All Products` and click on the “Import” or “Export” button near the page title.
Why prices don’t update if I change group discount percentage or customer group assignment?
To improve performance, WooCommerce B2B generates a cache of price using user ID, so every time the user navigates the site (when logged in) prices are not recalculated, but taken from the cache, improving the browsing speed and the User Experience.
To clear WooCommerce cache and regenerate prices, simply go to `WooCommerce` menu and then `Status` > `Tools` > `WooCommerce transient` and click on the “REMOVE TRANSIENT” button.
How can I translate WooCommerce B2B in my language?
WooCommerce B2B is already provided in two languages: English and Italian. All plugin strings have been localized using the GNU gettex framework to make it completely “translation ready”, so it can be easly translated in the same way that other WordPress plugins.
In the included documentation you’ll find a simple guide to translate WooCommerce B2B in the language of your choice.
Why I can’t find group and status in user details?
WooCommerce B2B is an extension developed to work with the default “customer” role of WooCommerce, probably the user you are trying to change group and/or status has another role.
How can I apply WooCommerce B2B rules to other user roles?
Right now, WooCommerce B2B does not allow you to use its features on other roles except customers, but you can work around the problem by using the free plugin Multiple-roles, with which you can assign your custom role to users who already have the customer role and use both of them.
Notice: Multiple roles is a third part plugin, then Code4Life is not responsible of problems or malfunctions resulting from its use.
Where do I see the options?
In the admin page, under WooCommerce `Settings` menu
If I uninstall the plugin, what happens to its data in the database?
By default the plugin delete all its data if you uninstall it
You can always deactivate the plugin without loosing data
Why cannot I view the status and group fields on the user edit page?
Status and group fields are available only for users with customer role. All other users do not have them.
Is it possible to have a public price list and allow users logged in to view the discounted price dedicated to them?
Yes, it is possible. Simply deselect the “Hide prices” option, so each guest user will see the default price assigned to the product, while the logged in customers will see the discounted price (if assigned to a group)
If I activate `Product categories visibility` option, what it happens?
You can select in every product category the visibility for each customer group. Customers can see only products belonging the visible product categories. All not visible items aren’t displayed in all the website (menu, shortcodes, widgets, lists, up-sells, cross-sells, related).
Where can I find customers export tools?
In the admin page, under `Tools` -> `Export`.
Is it compatible with multi-vendor plugins?
WooCommerce B2B doesn’t completely support multi-vendor websites. Options can be only set globally and not for each vendor. Please, ask support for more information.
If I update from 1.0 version, I will lose all groups perviously created?
No, WooCommerce B2B new version automatically convert old groups in new version, you will not lose anything previously set.
If I update from 1.0 version, I will lose the previous settings?
No, updating you will not lose anything previously set.
I’m updating from 1.0 version but I can’t found groups management. Where is it?
From version 2.0.0, groups are under `Users` -> `All Groups`.
How do I update the plugin?
When an update is available, you will receive a notification email and you will be able to download and install the new version.
Changelog and Updates
v2.1.1 - 25 September 2019 ------------------------- * Fix: bug related to save groups payment methods when no one is selected * Minor fix: updated some settings translations * Tested compatibility with WooCommerce v3.7.0 v2.1.0 - 18 September 2019 ------------------------- * Add: new feature to manage product prices! You can set different prices for every single product depending on customer group (can be applied in cascade to the percentage discount already existing in previous versions of WooCommerce B2B). Now you can decide between: - apply a discount percentage to all the products in the catalog (as in the previous versions); - apply a dedicated price to each product according to the customer group; - apply a percentage discount on the single price dedicated to the customer group; * Add: new functions to import/export WooCommerce B2B fields and prices in default import/export tools * Update: improved compatibility with certain themes relating to cross-sells and up-sells * Update: changed and updated some translations * Update: improved compatibility with lastest WooCommerce releases (deprecated functions) * Fix: bug related to minimum product quantity in grouped products * Minor fix: improved functions to remove some unnecessary warnings in log file with PHP version > 7.1.x v1.0.0 - 09 September 2019 -------------------------- * Initial release