Getting the details right in eCommerce matters. Small
adjustments to a page, removing a checkout step, and even
simplifying shipping label printing can have an oversized
impact on the shopper experience and your bottom line.
Magento’s latest software updates include new features
enhancements that help you get the details right.
throughout the product remove points of friction for both
shoppers and merchants, enabling faster and more
New Payment Functionality
A range of new PayPal and Braintree features empower you
streamline purchases and business processes. Enhancements
enable you to:
Increase conversion rates by
customers to save their PayPal account as a payment
This means they can bypass entering their PayPal ID
password in future checkouts.
Boost sales by permitting
customers to reorder without having to re-enter their
credit card information. Merchants can now bill the
payment method used during a guest checkout.
Reduce chargebacks and support calls
customizing the business name, phone number and URL
appear on credit card statements for each of your
Protect your business from
shipping products to high-risk customers with a new
that requires you to confirm the Braintree risk
before proceeding with an order.
Performance and Feature Improvements
In addition to the new payment functionality, there are
that enhance Magento 2 performance and quality in
areas. For example, SQL media queries have been optimized
boost storefront performance and compilation and static
creation is faster. Managing configurable products with
hundreds of variations in the Admin is also much faster:
generating a grid or saving a list of product variants
only seconds to complete.
Improvements have also been made to configurable product
management, CSV file importing and exporting, and the
process from Magento 2.0.x to Magento 2.1.x when multiple
master databases are in use. A full list of fixes and
enhancements is available in the release notes.
These updates are another example of our commitment to
continually improving product quality and empowering our
merchants with efficient and user-friendly tools to
unique and engaging shopping experiences.