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[Solid Commerce vs Jazva] An Honest eCommerce Software Comparison


Comparing Solid Commerce and Jazva is like comparing apples and pomegranates. Apples are nutritious and accessible, while pomegranates can take more time to eat but are loaded with more antioxidants and vitamin C.

Likewise, Solid Commerce, and Jazva provide very similar offerings, but when capabilities are measured in detail, Jazva has more to offer. In fact, a technology insider has admitted that Solid Commerce may be the more popular software, but it only offers 70% of what Jazva offers.

For instance, when it comes to inventory management, Solid Commerce can do the same syncing capabilities, but Jazva does 30% more with barcode scanning, high volume processing, bin location and other warehouse management features.

In this article, we look at both software solutions to help you make a wise, informed decision on which multi channel selling platform can take your eCommerce business to the next level

A Quick Background on Solid Commerce

Founded in 2008, Solid Commerce was designed from the ground up to “help online sellers manage listings, inventory and orders across multiple channels including Amazon, eBay, Walmart, Jet, Overstock, NewEgg, and 30+ other online marketplaces.”

With a goal to give online retailers the ability to expand their product catalog from their website, Eran Pick, CEO and co-founder of Solid Commerce, has found success. “The fact that we have surpassed $1.5 billion in orders managed,” says Pick, speaks to their accomplishments and aptitude to harness the market.

The company, based in Marina Del Rey, California with additional offices in Hong Kong and Tel Aviv, remains one of the most widely adopted solutions for multichannel eCommerce merchants.

Solid Commerce vs. Jazva: Features Comparison Chart


 What Customers Like Best About Solid Commerce?

There is a lot to like about Solid Commerce other than their low pricing. Customers praise the platform’s ability to create kits and bundles. Their Excel tool for updating product and listing data in bulk also receives high applause, particularly from ground level online retailers. This means companies don’t have to devote too much time training staff on using new technology. The web interface is simple, easy-to-use and offers several levels of authorizations.

Central Pros of Solid Commerce

+ Ability to schedule eBay auctions

+ Listing in bulk

+ Offers min./max. pricing

+ Vendors connection functionality

+ Shows min. inventory count

What Customers Don’t Like About Solid Commerce

Inventory issues seem to take the brunt of customers’ complaints, but that is only the start. The platform is fragmented in many regards, for example, order systems are said to not work correctly, shipping software is below par, and constant glitches and bugs make utilizing the system frustrating for users. “What kind of a software company does updates and brings servers down, IN THE MIDDLE OF THE WORKDAY,” said a disgruntled customer on the review site, Web Retailer.

Many customers also complain that features stay in beta for far too long, or worse, replace “supported” features with beta functionality.

Central Cons of Solid Commerce

- Glitches and holes in software

- Outdated interface

- Support (lack of)

- Overselling

- System does not sync across all channels frequently

What Customers Like Best About Jazva

Jazva’s powerful eCommerce inventory management solution wins customers over with its seamless integration of multiple marketplaces and shopping carts. However, the biggest benefit of Jazva comes down to helping customers save time, and keeping retailers organized and fulfilling orders efficiently. Gone are the days of juggling multiple software to manage orders, receivables/invoicing and shipping.

Jazva’s support is also widely acknowledged as very hands-on and quick to respond: “We feel we have a partner in Jazva that’s big enough to handle our wildest dreams (ok, maybe wildest realities), but also be there for us as a small company growing and learning. The experience feels very custom and tailored to our company. They feel like extended partners of ours, that we might not feel with other companies unless we were spending millions with them,” says Preston Dawson, VP of Operations at Function and Form Autolife.

Central Pros of Jazva

+ Custom bin location management

+ Integrated shipping

+ Keeping track of inventory across all channels

+ The customer service relationship

+ Very fast transaction response time

What Customers Don’t Like About Jazva

We’d like to say Jazva is a flawless product that is immune to complain and error, but in the spirit of transparency, we too experience our fair share of dissatisfaction. The complexity and sheer robustness of Jazva can at times overwhelm our users. There are many modules to learn and become comfortable with, so it’s vital that users work with us to fully adopt and leverage all its capabilities. Some aspects are not as intuitive as we’d like them to be, which is why we rely heavily on customer feedback to guide our development and roadmap for improvement (and success).

Central Cons of Jazva

- No automatic reversal of journal entries, which means you have to manually open prior month if you want to reverse

- Lack of advanced marketing capabilities, for example, customer journey, advanced analysis of consumer behavior

- Inventory management dashboard could be easier to digest


Like pomegranates, Jazva may not the "best-looking" software in the market, but based on reviews from various sources, such as this review from FinancesOnline, our solution wins against all competition, enabling sellers to thrive in today's multi-channel landscape. You can also check out further side-by-side comparison of Solid Commerce and Jazva platforms, where we review platform's features, pricing options and reviews.

But don't judge a book, fruit or software by its cover! Dive deep into the software and taste it yourself! Schedule a free demo and let our software speak for itself.


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Albert Ong

Albert Ong

Albert Ong is the marketing manager at Jazva, a cloud-based multi-channel ecommerce solution that helps merchants fast track their online business. Jazva delivers a suite of enterprise functionalities that high volume B2B and B2C retailers need to compete and succeed in the market.

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