The Trek Connect E-Commerce service allows customers to order online and have their order shipped either directly to them or to their local dealer. Trek handles all taxes and payment processing. This service is provided at no charge to dealers.
When a customer purchases a bike through the Trek Connect E-Commerce service, your store receives an email containing the customer and bike details. Record a work order to track the build and delivery.
For details on the Trek Connect e-commerce platform, see the Dexter article.
- Download and import the Trek
Bicycle Corporation Trek Connect E-Commerce spreadsheet (available on www.ascendrms.com)
under vendor Trek Bicycle Corporation.
- For each SKU, configure the following attributes:
a. Check Do not upload label information.
b. In-Store SKU:
i. Part#TCECDELIV = TCECDELIV
ii. Part#TCECBUILD = TCECBUILD
- Click Save.Sherpa
Tip: Assigning these SKUs to the Labor category affects Labor metrics in Ascend
- When the MSRP Is Not
Greater Than Cost prompt displays, click Yes.
- (optional) Print labels to keep at all registers for
employees to scan easily.
Multi-store retailers: Fill out your store profile for every location.
- Log into Dexter.
- Select the Services
- In the Trek Services
section, click the Edit Store Profile
- Enter all address information.
- Click Continue.
- Click Use This Pin
Placement next to your desired option.
- In the Dealer
Information section, click Edit
a. Dealer Name: Enter the name you wish to be displayed to customers.
b. Telephone: Enter your store's primary phone number.
c. E-Mail: Enter the email address for customers to contact the store.
d. Web Address: Enter your website address.
e. Delivery Radius (Miles): Enter the maximum distance your store is willing to travel to deliver assembled bikes to customers.
Sherpa Tip: If your store does not wish to provide this service, enter 0.
- Click Accept
- Select the Hours of
- From the Timezone for
this location drop-down menu, select the appropriate time zone.
- From the Time Format
field, select your desired display option.
a. 12 Hour: Display times in standard US format (e.g. 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM).
b. 24 Hour: Display times in "military" format (e.g. 10:00, 13:00).
- Enter your store hours.
- Select the Products
& Services tab.
- Check all categories you offer for sale.
- Click Update.
- (QuickBooks® Users) If you use the Trek invoice download
service, notify firstname.lastname@example.org
of the account assignments you wish to use for service commission credits.
Bike Builds & Delivery
- Create a bike build work order for the customer; see How
do I assemble a product for a customer? for details.
- Scan or enter the Trek
Connect E-Commerce Bike Build Tracking SKU.
- Complete the work order as normal; see How
do I process a customer’s repair? for details.
- Open the work order.
- Scan or enter the Trek
Connect E-Commerce Bike Delivery Tracking SKU.Sherpa Tip: Do not close
(finish) the work order until the bike is delivered.
- When the bike is delivered, process a $0 cash payment.