This plugin was created to a provide an easy to use product catalog with many flexible options.
Product Catalog 8 is a simple product catalog. Products, Categories and Subcategories can be created and edited, the catalog is displayed on the front-end using the shortcode [catalog-8]. On the settings page various display options can be set to customize the output on the frontend. This catalog can actually be used as an e-commerce tool because product descriptions can contain html, so if you create a paypal button, paste it into a product description to begin selling.
What's next for 2.0, which will be released in late 2014, some of these new features will be released in version 1.4-1.9 in updates during Q4 2014: