The website includes samples the user can check and place order
-Registered customers can create a orders, upload a file to the order. The order includes several options that customer will pick guided by click able icons. price will be calculated accordingly and can include attachments.
-With every change of status an email is sent to the user.
-Administrative portal that provides a birds eye view on the orders.
-Suppliers get a portal through which they can receive orders, mark them as complete once done. also they are emailed once an order is pending their action. Suppliers can add notes to the order, or even rejects it adding a reason.
-customer is informed when the order is being shipped and its estimated delivery time.
- Design, simple and attractive with large click able icons and minimal text.
- should be based strictly on open source products with a maintainable extensible code.
I will send the detailed requirement very shortly