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Magento_CompanyCredit module

Overview

The Magento_CompanyCredit module adds the “Payment on Account” payment method for B2B companies. It also allows the credit history to be viewed from both Admin and the storefront.

With the Magento_CompanyCredit module

  • a customer can pay orders with Payment on Account method (or in credit)
  • an admin user can manage credit and credit settings for a company (in the admin panel);
  • merchants and customers can track credit history, and specifically: credit allocation, order placement, credit reimbursement, credit change (amount, currency or possibility to exceed credit limit).

The company credit functionality is available for company users only.

Installation details

The module has a dependency on the Magento_Company module, which must be installed and enabled the first. The module does not create any backward incompatible changes. The CompanyCredit module can be deactivated and uninstalled at any time.

Structure

Learn about a typical file structure for a Magento 2 module.

Extensibility

Extension developers can interact with the Magento_CompanyCredit module. For more information about the Magento extension mechanism, see Magento plug-ins.

The Magento dependency injection mechanism enables you to override the functionality of the Magento_CompanyCredit module.

Payment method configuration will allow you additional configuration to extend module functionality.

Layouts

You can extend and override layouts in the Magento\CompanyCredit\view\adminhtml\layout and Magento\CompanyCredit\view\frontend\layout directories.

For more information about layouts, see the Layout documentation.

UI components

The following directories contain extensible UI components:

  • Magento\CompanyCredit\view\adminhtml\ui_component - company form, company listing, history listing

  • Magento\CompanyCredit\view\frontend\ui_component - balance history listing

For more information, see UI Listing/Grid Component and UI Form Component

Additional information

You can track backward incompatible changes made in a Magento B2b mainline after the Magento 2.2 release.