How do I add custom SKUs to products in Vend?

Setup

  • Vend for Mac or PC

Steps

New products

1. Standard products

  1. Navigate to Catalog -> Products
  2. Click on Add Product
  3. Enter the Product Name
  4. Select Standard Product
  5. Click the SKU Code Type dropdown
  6. Select Custom
  7. Enter the custom SKU in the SKU Code field
  8. Enter the Supply Price and Retail Price
  9. Click Add Product

2. Product with Variants

  1. Navigate to Catalog -> Products
  2. Click on Add Product
  3. Enter the Product Name
  4. Select Product with Variants
  5. Enter the Variant Attribute and Value information
  6. For each Variant, click the SKU Code Type dropdown
  7. Select Custom
  8. Enter the custom SKU in the SKU Code field
  9. Enter the Supply Price and Retail Price for each variant
  10. Click Add Product

3. Composite Products

  1. Navigate to Catalog -> Products
  2. Click on Add Product
  3. Enter the Product Name
  4. Select Composite Product
  5. Select Enter a custom SKU
  6. Enter the custom SKU in the SKU field
  7. Click Next
  8. On the New Product page, complete the required information.
  9. Click Save

Existing products

Standard or Composite products:

  1. Navigate to Catalog -> Products
  2. Click on the existing product to expand it
  3. Click Edit 
  4. Scroll to the Inventory section
  5. Click the SKU Code Type dropdown
  6. Select Custom
  7. Enter the custom SKU in the SKU Code field
  8. Click Save 

Variant products:

  1. Navigate to Catalog -> Products
  2. Click on the existing product to expand it
  3. Click Edit 
  4. Scroll to the Variants section
  5. For each Variant, click the SKU Code Type dropdown
  6. Select Custom
  7. Enter the custom SKU in the SKU Code field
  8. Click Save

Additional Information

When adding new products the SKU Code Type set to auto-generated by default.

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