Vendors and suppliers
Stocky automatically imports product vendors from your Shopify admin. You can also create more detailed vendor profiles called suppliers. Creating suppliers within Stocky gives you greater control over your inventory, such as letting products have multiple suppliers, and letting you order inventory by number of packs instead of by number of individual units.
Differences between vendors and suppliers
Vendors are automatically brought into Stocky from the
Vendor field on your products in the Shopify admin. Suppliers are manually created within Stocky and exist only in the app.
|Product management||Products can have only one vendor.||Products can have multiple suppliers.|
|Prices||Products can have only one price.||Products can have multiple prices, one price per supplier.|
|Currency||Prices are in the currency of your Shopify store.||Prices can be in any currency.|
|Ordering inventory||Can order only individual units.||Can order quantities in pack sizes.|
Create a supplier
You can create a supplier in Stocky.
- In Stocky, click Suppliers > New Supplier.
- Enter the supplier's name, and then click Create Supplier.
- Click the Settings drop-down menu, and then click Details.
- Enter any supplier details, and then click Save changes.