Inventory, fulfillments, and refunds will need to have a location ID. ChannelApe will by default choose the lowest ID location for your store.
Shopify Multi-Location Inventory: What does it mean for your business, orders, & fulfillments?
Shopify multi-location inventory. The biggest game-changing feature we can see coming is for omnichannel retailers that have both online and POS brick and mortar store(s).
Now that Shopify has moved into production with locations and multi-location inventory, you may be wondering what this means for your Shopify store? Well Shopify inventory management became natively more robust with visibility across one or many fulfillment locations.
This first release was a pretty simple but important step for the larger picture. The format of objects has changed so that now inventory items now has the SKU information and the inventory levels have the location they are available at as well as the quantity available.
The Shopify Locations page says “Simplify your operations” and promises:
- Complete inventory control
- Faster launches
- Smarter fulfillment
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