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Our e-commerce solution has everything you need to start and run an online business so you can sell to customers anywhere, 24/7.


DIY online store

Build your own online store from scratch with built-in templates and themes. No development or coding required.

Pay by Link

Conveniently send eInvoices to your customers for goods and services sold and get paid quickly and securely.

Dashboard & reporting

Use the sales dashboard and the rich reporting to view and manage your online sales in real-time

Hosted Payments & Shopping Cart Plugins

Build payments into your existing app or website using our Hosted Payments API or popular shopping cart payment plugins.
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What you get
  • A customisable e-commerce website with built-in templates and easy-to-add product functionality
  • A domain for your online business’s website, or the ability to link an existing domain
  • Load an unlimited number of products on your e-commerce website
  • Share your products and online business to social media
  • Use our plugins to easily accept payments if you have an existing website
  • Get paid securely and send electronic invoices and receipts to your customers
  • Accept domestic and international credit and debit cards from Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Discover, JCB and Diners Club
  • Card sales are settled into your Standard Bank account overnight
  • Fraud management tools which are easy to use, protecting your bottom-line by minimising chargebacks

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What it costs

Our all-in-one e-commerce solution is not only easy to use, it is also affordable:

  • Sign-up fee (once off) – Free*
  • Subscription fee (monthly) – R350
  • Card Transactional fee:
    • Local Cards: 3.0%
    •  International Cards: 3.50%
*T&Cs apply.
How to get it

Free Trial

  • Click on the “Start free trial” button at the top of the page
  • Complete the form and submit it
  • You will receive access to a 1-month free trial to test and demo our e-commerce platform

After the free trial

If you would like to continue using SimplyBlu after your trial period, you will be required to complete the full application. 

Required documentation

  • Existing Standard Bank Business or Merchant clients 
    • Copy of latest proof of business address 
    • Copy of business registration documents (if applicable)
  • Non-Standard Bank client
    • Copies of owner/director South African IDs or passports
    • Copy of latest proof of business address 
    • Copy of business registration documents (if applicable)
    • Copy of business bank account 

Need help applying or setting up your online? For any assistance, queries or support, get in touch with us today. 


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