Running a retail website requires many features than just adding content and images to your website.
Display of products in an effective manner, integration of payment gateway, inventory management, product delivery management, etc. are some of the features one expects from wordpress templates meant for retail websites.
Apart from these there are other good to have features like effective display of products, facilitating cross selling of products, etc.
Based on this, we did some research on what templates would be most suitable for retail sites. Given below is the list of templates we found to be most suitable.
Gerico, a WordPress theme that gives your blog a professional look and it surely impresses the visitors and grabs their attraction.
This theme is compatible with latest version of WordPress 3.5 and it supports different custom backgrounds, headers, menus, post types and various short-links.
Give the ecommerce functionalities to your online retail store with Store Box template from Templatic. Strategically designed home page sees to it that essential items get the most prominent display.
You can use this template to sell physical as well as digital products. The template supports many payment gateways like PayPal, Google check out, etc. Affiliate management is an added advantage of this theme.
If you are into retailing kids products or activities, then you can’t afford to miss out this template from Theme Forest. Kids Toys is an ideal solution for a retailer selling not more than ten products.
Payment methods included are paypal, google check out and direct bank transfer. The template comes with shopping cart and newsletter plugins.
eStore from Elegant Themes can be integrated with the popular ecommerce plugin eshop as well as a simple shopping cart from PayPal. You can also add any other shopping card with ease since the template features an open ended design.
Automatic resizing of images, banner ad management, custom page templates, custom short codes, and widgetized side bars are some other greate features of this template. It is compatible with all the major modern browsers.
Woo Store is the first ecommerce template from Woo Themes. It is powered by Woo Commerce wordpress plugin. The template comes packed with featured slider, customizable home page, custom widgets and post types.
The template comes with custom short codes, sidebar manager, custom navigation, auto image resizing and in built SEO options. It is compatible with most of the modern browsers.
This mobile devices friendly template is yet another retail website template from Woo Themes. It allows you to display your products in a clear and effective manner.
Also you can display many products at a time since the template is designed in such a way that it keeps unutilized space to the bare minimum. You need to use the Woo Commerce plugin to completely use this template.
The template is designed using jQuery Masonry. You also get custom short codes and customizable home page.
This template from Obox Design has some really nice features. The slogan widget allows you to display a short introduction sort of message like who you are and what you do.
The two tracked slider gives you an option to choose what you want to showcase in it – recent posts from your blog or the latest products. The theme comes with preset custom page templates, like that for blog, product listing, services, archive, no side bar, etc.
Service listing can be done either on the home page (you’ve got a widget for it) or on altogether a separate page, completely dedicated to it.
- Powerful Page Customization using the ACF Pro Plugin
- No coding knowledge required to build page layouts
- Theme Support for Visual Composer Plugin
- One-Click Demo Content Import
- Large collection of demo pages and layouts
- Gallery Page examples included
This refreshing template from Themify has more to it than just the attractive looks. The template features Ajax Shopping cart allowing buyers to add or remove products without refreshing or reloading the page. Use the featured slider to showcase important items.
Min Shop is a responsive template, so it won’t make you miss your prospective customers on mobile devices. It’s powered by Woo Commerce plugin. Available in seven color schemes.