Amasty Custom Stock Status for Magento 2 and 1

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

Amasty Custom Stock Status for Magento 2 and 1 is an extension with an easy-to-use and intuitive interface. The tool is designed to expand the default Magento stock status functionality by providing the ability to create an unlimited number of custom stock statuses that can be assigned to products automatically (alternatively, you can do everything manually). It also offers an opportunity to subscribe to stock alerts, so customers may be immediately informed when a product comes back to stock. Below, you will find a full description of this Magento 2 stock status extension.

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Download / Buy Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension

Download / Buy Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Extension

Amasty Custom Stock Status for Magento 2 and 1 provides the ability to attract customers’ attention with the help of catchy statuses. As a Magento merchant, you can leverage this feature to make them buy more. The following features fully describe the ecommerce potential of the Magento 2 stock status extension:

  • Custom Stock Status lets you create and use multiple custom stock statuses on your Magento website.
  • The extension offers a bit of automation for adding statuses to products, but it is also possible to do everything manually.
  • As for configurable products and their out of stock options, this information can be displayed as well.
  • Besides, the module lets you use custom icons for stock statuses that you can upload.
  • It is also necessary to mention that stock statuses can be displayed based on product quantity.

Below, you will find a more detailed description of Amasty Custom Stock Status for Magento 2 and 1. The first thing to which we’d like to draw your attention is the ability to display the date in stock statuses automatically. It is only necessary to utilize variables to display the expected back-in-stock date. The Magento 2 stock status extension supports {tomorrow}, {day-after-tomorrow}, and {yesterday} variables.

As for easy assignment of stock statuses to products, it can be extremely helpful if you are running a huge store. If your storefront is not huge, you can still use Amasty Custom Stock Status for Magento 2 and 1 to optimize your stock management by appointing the job of statuses display to the Magento 2 stock status module that uses quantity ranges (‘Low’ for 1-5 items; ‘High’ for 50-100 items) to inform visitors about stock availability. All ranges can be customized. Besides, you can change statuses manually.

As mentioned above, the Amasty Magento 2 stock status extension lets you create an unlimited number of stock statuses. Just turn on your imagination and specify a unique status for each inventory situation. For instance, “only 5 left!”, “back in stock in 2 days”, and more.

It is also necessary to mention that the Magento 2 stock status module supports multiple product groups, so you can easily display the same stock status for products with different stock levels. Display the ‘Running soon’ stock status for 100 items of a popular product and for 20 items of an ordinary one.

Besides, it is possible to display a link next to the stock status to redirect store visitors to any CMS page on your website. Also, you can inform your customers about the exact date when a specific product will be back in stock. At the same time, you can hide a date if it is expired in case product delivery is delayed.

There is also an important admin-oriented feature available with the Magento 2 stock status extension. Store managers can edit custom stock statuses for multiple products simultaneously since the module supports the ‘Update Attributes’ option. Consequently, it is possible to set the same status for the selected products in bulk.

Another vital feature of Amasty Custom Stock Status allows you to display stock statuses on the shopping cart page, so you can encourage shoppers to complete the order. Moreover, if you install Amasty One Step Checkout, you can place custom statuses next to your store items on the checkout page.

As for other advanced options of the Magento 2 stock status extension, they are:

  • Out of stock options for configurable products;
  • Support for the {qty} quantity variable;
  • The {qty_threshold} variable to show an exact number of products in stock;
  • Statuses of configurable products can be replaced with statuses of selected simple options;
  • Statuses can be displayed on the category, search results, and product pages;
  • Custom icons for stock statuses;
  • Customers can subscribe on stock alerts;
  • Support for backorders;
  • ‘Mouse over’ text for icons;
  • HTML tags + ‘Text field’ and ‘Date’ attributes support.

Below you can check how other customers evaluate the Magento 2 stock status extension:

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

Backend

To find all your custom stock statuses created within the Magento 2 stock status extension, go to Stores -> Attributes -> Product. On this page, you will see a grid with product attributes. There is a filter in the Default label column: to find the necessary attributes, enter “custom stock status” there and filter out the grid. The demo version displays two options: Custom Stock Status and Custom Stock Status Qty Rule. Let’s have a look at the first one.

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

All attribute information is divided into 5 tabs: Properties, Manage Labels, Storefront Properties, Manage Icons, and Quantity Range Statuses.

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

In its turn, the Properties tab of the Magento 2 stock status extension is divided into 5 sections: Attribute Properties, Manage Options (Values of Your Attribute), and Advanced Attribute Properties.

Default label, Catalog Input Type for Store Owner (Dropdown, Visual Swatch, and Text Swatch), and Values Required are options available in the first section.

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

As for Manage Options (Values of Your Attribute), you add your custom statuses here:

Next, there are Advanced Attribute Properties: Attribute Code (don’t use spaces and more than 30 symbols), Scope (Global, Website, Store View), Unique Value, Input Validation for Store Owner, Add to Column Options (if “Yes”, it will be added to the list of column options in the product grid), and Use in Filter Options (if “Yes”, it will be used in the list of filter options in the product grid).

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

This is how the Manage Labels tab of the Magento 2 custom stock status module is designed:

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

In Storefront Properties of the Magento 2 stock status extension, decide whether to use the attribute and appropriate stock statuses in search, if it should be comparable on the storefront, and if it is necessary for Layered Navigation (if “Yes”, choose its position) and Search Results Layered Navigation. Next, specify the position of an attribute in the layered navigation block.

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

Other options are: Use for Promo Rule Conditions, Allow HTML Tags on Storefront, Visible on Catalog Pages on Storefront, Used in Product Listing, and Used for Sorting in Product Listing.

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

Next, you can go to the Manage Icons tab and upload custom icons for each stock status there.

The last tab lets you add quantity range statuses:

Now, you can assign custom stock statuses to products, as well as specify status quantity rules. This is how the corresponding section of the Magento 2 stock status extension looks on the product settings page:

As for general extension settings, they are available under Stores -> Settings -> Configuration -> Amasty Extensions -> Custom Stock Status. All settings are divided into 4 tabs: General, Display Settings, Info Link, and Expected Date.

The first one contains the following options:

  • Display Custom Stock Status for ‘Out of Stock’ Items Only
  • Display Default Stock Status with Custom Status
  • Use Quantity Ranges Based Statuses Only
  • Activate Product Groups for Quantity Range Statuses
  • Use Out of Stock Threshold Value for Quantity Ranges
  • Display Icon Only (No Status Text)
  • Enable ‘Back In Stock’ Alert for Out of Stock Configurable Items
  • Show Out of Stock Configurable Attributes
  • Change Default Configurable Product Status

As for Display Settings of the Magento 2 custom stock status extension, they are:

  • Display Custom Stock Status On Product List Page
  • Display Custom Stock Status in Shopping Cart
  • Show Custom Status In Order Confirmation Email

In the Info Link tab, you decide whether to show an info link under the stock status, create text for the link, and pick a CMS page to which it should lead.

In the last tab of the Magento 2 Custom Stock Status module’s settings, enable/disable the expected date feature, choose a date format, and decide whether to hide expired dates from display in the stock status.

All these settings make Amasty Custom Stock Status for Magento 2 and 1 a highly customizable tool that lets you fully leverage the potential of custom stock statuses. As for the customer-oriented part of the Magento 2 stock status extension, it is described below.

Frontend

On the category pages, custom stock statuses have the following appearance:

As you can see, they are displayed below the price of each item. It is also necessary to mention that the way each status is designed depends on how you’ve previously customized it. As mentioned above, you can use variables and HTML tags with this Magento 2 stock status module.

As for a product page, it shows custom stock statuses in the following way:

Below is an example of how the status is displayed in cart when you use the Magento 2 stock status extension by Amasty:

Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension Review; Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Module Overview

Recent Updates

Magento 2 Custom Stock Status 1.2.0

  • Now the date of a product back in stock can be displayed as a custom status.

Magento 2 Custom Stock Status 1.1.10

  • New feature: an URL link leading to any CMS page on a website can be added to the stock status.

Magento 2 Custom Stock Status 1.1.5

  • Now the module is compatible with Amasty Multi Warehouse Inventory.

Magento 2 Custom Stock Status 1.1.0

  • New feature: custom stock status can be placed under a product name on the checkout page if Amasty One Step Checkout is installed.

Final Words

Probably, Amasty offers the most reliable tool for custom stock status management. If not, we know for sure it is among the best solutions. As you’ve just seen, the Custom Stock Status Magento 2 extension offers tons of useful options, so you can easily customize the way the module works according to the most demanding rules and requirements. Furthermore, it lets you use all your imagination to create catchy statuses and make customers easily engaged in shopping. The price of the Magento 2 tool is $199, while its predecessor is two times cheaper – $99.

Download / Buy Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento 2 Extension

Download / Buy Amasty Custom Stock Status Magento Extension

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