"product import"

How To Import Products From AliExpress To Shopify Step-by-Step Tutorial

- Our extensions, Shopify

How To Import Products From AliExpress To Shopify

Importing products from AliExpress to Shopify can be challenging because neither of the two systems offers built-in integration possibilities. Therefore, this process can be done by operating various methods, including manually adding products to your catalog or using third-party apps designed to streamline the process. This step-by-step guide shows how to import products from AliExpress to Shopify in two cases: when you prefer spending time with the platform’s built-in functionality and when you choose automation of the Import & Export Tool for Shopify Continue Reading

How To Import Configurable Products To Magento 2

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

improved import and export - Magento 2 extension

It is not a problem to import a single product to Magento 2, since you have all the necessary tools under System -> Export. But if you need to move Magento 2 configurable product data from the old site, it may take a lot of time and effort, since in this situation the import procedure is much more sophisticated. However, it is still possible to import a configurable product with its simple products to Magento 2, and below we shed light on what is necessary for a successful import. Note that the following article only briefly describes the process. For further information on how to import configurable products to Magento 2, read this guide: The Complete Guide to Magento 2 Configurable Products.
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How to Run Product Import on Daily Basis in Magento 2

- E-Commerce, Magento 2

Magento 2 Development

Welcome to our Magento 2 scheduled import guide. Below, we shed light on how to run Magento 2 import processes daily and automatically following a schedule. You can do that either in your admin interface or via CLI. While Magento 2 Open Source doesn’t let you automate data transfer processes and there is no way to use CLI to control imports and exports, you can enable the missing functionality with the help of third-party solutions. In the article below, we explain how to run scheduled imports in Magento 2 and use CLI to control them with the help of Improved Import & Export.

Also, we look for an alternative point of view on Magento StackExchange in the question by Massimo Camoni and the answer by Khoa TruongDinh. Since we leverage the advanced import functionality of the Improved Import & Export extension to address the issues mentioned in the discussion, you will also find a section that describes other possibilities the module provides.

So, how do we run product import in Magento 2 daily and automatically? And how do we use CLI in this process? The question has two answers since everything depends on your platform version. As we all know, the difference between Magento 2 Open Source and Adobe Commerce is huge, therefore, the same goals on both platforms can be achieved in a slightly different manner. Let’s see. Continue Reading

Magento CLI Commands: How to Run Product Import in Magento 2 from CLI

Magento 2 Development; Magento 2 tutorial

Welcome to our guide to Magento CLI commands. If you want to optimize your daily routine related to Magento 2 product import, you’ve come to the right place. Below, we shed light on several data transfer optimizations that will help you save tons of time spent on daily chores. Many merchants look for tips on importing products to Magento 2 using the command line interface. Below, you will find the easiest way to do so.

The following article is based on the StackExchange question by Massimo Camoni and the answer by Khoa TruongDinh. However, it extends the solution provided in the discussion. So, let’s see how to run Magento 2 product import via CLI. You will find the Magento 2 CLI commands list for importing and exporting products and other entities on your e-commerce website.
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How to Import Product Images into Magento 2 in Bulk

- Fire development, Magento 2

magento 2 import product images

Below, we describe how to import product images in Magento 2 using CSV. Since it is a part of a product import routine, you will only need to learn a couple of aspects.

Of course, you can add images to product pages one by one but what if there are thousands of items on your storefront? In this case, manual upload doesn’t seem to be a good idea. However, there are two methods described in the official documentation that dramatically simplify the Magento bulk image import. First of all, you can leverage a local server to upload product images to Magento 2 in bulk.

Secondly, the system lets you use a remote server for this purpose. However, both methods incorporate the default data transfer instruments of Magento 2. Since they are a little bit limited, you can use the Improved Import & Export extension to import product images to Magento 2. Let’s see how the default methods look and what benefits our module offers. Visit our Magento 2 Developer’s Cookbook to discover other useful tips.
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The Ultimate Guide to Shopify Import

- Our extensions, Shopify

Shopify import products, customers, inventory, orders

Every decent e-commerce platform offers built-in import and export tools. However, they are usually far from being an omnipotent solution that can cope with any business requirement. Because of this, agencies create third-party solutions that close the existing gaps between the platform’s objective reality and the merchants’ subjective needs. What about Shopify? What data transfer solutions does it offer? What reliable alternatives are currently available in the ecosystem?  

In this Shopify import guide, you will find out what import functionality is hidden behind the platform and how to enhance it in the most user-friendly and, at the same time, powerful way. Let’s explore the system’s native capabilities first and then proceed to the most powerful third-party solution that copes with any data transfer challenges and enables any Shopify import customizations – the Import & Export Tool for Shopify.

Below, you will learn about the basic data transfer capabilities of Shopify: product import, inventory import, customer import, etc. You will learn how to transfer products to your e-commerce website using the platform’s built-in functionality. The article examines two different cases: importing products from another website and reimporting them within the borders of your store. In addition to that, we provide a CSV file structure required for this process. Next, we explore how to import inventory, customers, and orders to Shopify. After that, you will learn how our Import & Export Tool enhances the default data transfers. Also, don’t forget to check our Ultimate Guide to Shopify Export.
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Products Sync Master: Shopify Import & Export Tool

- E-Commerce, Shopify

Today, we’d like to draw your attention to the Product Sync Master app. It’s a reliable Shopify importer suitable for different data transfer operations. For instance, it can help you with product import. 

Product import and export may be used for many purposes. This process can assist you in migrating from an existing e-commerce store to a brand-new Shopify website. At the same time, you can use the app to link your shop to major marketplaces.

However, doing everything manually is time-consuming and requires technical knowledge. This is where third-party apps like Product Sync Master come in handy. They can help you streamline data transfer processes and automate routine tasks. 

In this review, we look at Product Sync Master’s features, abilities, and interface. After reading this article, you will know whether to use this plugin or not.

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How to Bulk Update Shopify Product SKUs

- Our extensions, Shopify

How to Bulk Update Shopify Product SKUs

Having multiple products on your online storefront is often associated with extended e-commerce opportunities and, at the same time, headaches. Especially when you need to update Shopify product SKUs.

By default, the system doesn’t let you apply changes to your catalog items in bulk. You need to do that manually on a per-product basis. The more products you have in Shopify, the more time and effort you need to spend. With the Import & Export Tool, however, you can easily bulk update your product SKUs. So, let’s take a look at how to update your Shopify product SKUs in bulk. Continue Reading

Banggood Shopify Integration: Your Easiest Way To Dropshipping

- Our extensions, Shopify

Banggood Shopify Integration with Improved Import & Export

Dropshipping is a great way to run an e-commerce website without having to manage stock. Focus on marketing and let Banggood specialists handle logistics, while your Shopify website thrives. Dropshipping with Banggood on Shopify provides you with access to more than 250,000 amazing products at competitive prices, 10 warehouses, and a very well-organized logistic infrastructure. Below, we explain how to implement the Banggood Shopify integration from the perspective of data exchanges. You will learn how to link Banggood to Shopify by importing a product feed to your website and exporting orders back. If you are new to dropshipping or want to expand your e-commerce business, you’ve come to the right place.  Continue Reading

Shopware 6 Import From URL: New Way to Update Your Products & Customers

- Our extensions, Shopware

What takes precedence over data management in your Shopware 6 store? While many aspects are crucial, effective data management remains pivotal, particularly in a dynamic e-commerce environment that encounters frequent changes. How to deal with that if the conventional approach of manual imports is not only time-consuming but also limited in terms of update sources? You can entirely revamp the default data transfer procedures of Shopware 6. Meet the Firebear Improved Import, Export & Mass Actions App – a game-changer for e-commerce businesses. In this comprehensive guide, we dive deep into the world of Shopware 6 file imports from URLs, shedding light on how this potent strategy can not only save you valuable time but also enhance the overall efficiency of your online store. We’ll explore the advantages of Shopware 6 URL imports and guide you through the process of importing customers and products to Shopware 6 from a URL. For additional valuable insights, be sure to explore our Shopware 6 Cookbook. Continue Reading