Product Types

16 August 2018

The Merchant Center now supports the ability to manage product types.

With this release, it is possible now to manage Product Types in the Merchant Center.

Under Settings section, you will find a link called Product Types. Here you can get an overview of all exisiting Product Types within your project as well as a possibility to update or delete them from here or to create a new one.

To create a Product Type you have to click on “Add Product Type” button. Here you can:

  • Set name
  • Set description
  • Set key
  • Create attribute definitions

To delete a Product type you have to open the one you want to delete from the list of existing Product Types and click on a “Trash bin” icon. After confirming this action selected Product Type will be deleted.

To update a Product Type you have to open the one you want to update from the list of existing Product Types and from here you can:

  • Change name
  • Change description
  • Change key
  • Add attribute definition
  • Remove attribute definition
  • Update attribute definition

Update of an Attribute Definition supports the following options:

  • Change attribute labels
  • Change IsSearchable
  • Update ENUMs

In the same time, update of ENUMs supports the following options:

  • Change ENUM labels
  • Change ENUM keys
  • Remove ENUM values (if not used by any product)

Also, you can now sort the Attributes list within a Product Type by the following values:

  • Name
  • Required
  • Constraint
  • Type
  • Set
  • Searchable