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Import from Brandsdistribution.com to your Shopify store, share on multiple channel

  • Easily import and dropship products directly into your store
  • Upload products to your Shopify shop from Brandsdistribution.com
  • Know that your inventory and prices are always up to date
  • Start selling your products without any inventory and share them on your Shopify channels
  • Have your orders shipped directly to your customers in just a few clicks
  • Manage your orders on your Shopify store and forget any shipment headaches thanks to dropshipment delivery
  • Earn money from your sales and forget about any other issue

Use BrandsSync to create product listings and upload them to your Shopify store and many other websites simultaneously, in just seconds. BrandsSync manages product variants such as size, color, material, etc. With BrandsSync you can publish unlimited products on Shopify and all available channels.

You spent a lot of time and effort into creating your Shopify store. If you want to sell more products, why spend other time? Import quickly products into your store and start selling.

Integration workflows

Dropshipping integration consists in directly shipping goods from Brandsdistribution.com to your end customer. Every time you will receive an order in your Shopify shop involving a Brandsdistribution.com product you have to create an order for this product directly in your Brandsdistribution.com account. In this moment this product will be reserved with order status pending_payment (which corresponds to the phase between the placement of the order and the actual confirmation of the payment). When you will pay your order, Brandsdistribution.com will be able to ship item to your End Customer

How does it work?

  • Create an account in Brandsdistribution.com
  • Login to your Shopify store
  • Install and configure your BrandsSync app with Brandsdistribution.com APIkey and Password
  • Import product catalog with your markup rules
  • Publish on your Shopify shop and on multiple Shopify channels simultaneously

Use BrandsSync to create product listings and upload them to your Shopify store and many other websites simultaneously, in just seconds. BrandsSync manages product variants such as size, color, material, etc. With BrandsSync you can publish unlimited products on Shopify and all available channels.

Inventory and Price Auto-Updates

BrandsSync constantly updates your product price and stock levels, so you never sell a product that’s out of stock or above your retail price.

Product Customization

Edit your products as you wish: change titles, descriptions, images, anything!

Pricing Automations

Create pricing rules, and price your products in bulk.

Filter Products

With the our filter, import only the products more in target with your audience.

Connect Existing Products

Find and connect products you’re already selling on your store.

General Definitions

  • Supplier is Brandsdistribution.com platform which is selling its products via drop shipment.
  • Drop shipper is YOU and YIU are a supplier's customer.
  • End customer is your customer.

Dashboard

Initial dashboard provides informations about some key data about Brands Synch app. dashboard

In particular dashboard provides information about:
  • Billing information: the next date when the service will be renewed
  • Synch information: the last sync from the Brandsdistribution
  • API status: shows the status of the connection with the API key
  • Number of imported products: number of products imported
  • Number of quequed products: number of products in queue
  • Number of orders (coming soon): (coming soon feature)

Dashboard provides also information about tutorial and manuals useful to use this app.

Import products

In this section you can manage products import. import

  • Name: product description
  • Brand: brand name
  • Category: category name
  • Subcategory: subcategory name
  • Image: shows a thumbnail of the main image of the product
  • Import: button to chose product to be imported
  • Street Price: the price (VAT included) that appear barred on supplier website.
  • Link: links to product detail page in original B2B website

In right hand side of the page you can apply some filters to your product selection. If you press Import all filtered you can import all products filtered.

After clicked "Import all filtered", all the products are queued and they will be imported in a few seconds in your Shopify store. From this moment inventory and prices will be up-to-date.

Markup rules

You can manage rules to apply markups to imported products. You can edit active and running rules or add a new markup rule. markup_rules Every markup rule has the following parameters:

  • Property: a markup rule can be applied to default or to one or more Brand(s) or one or more Category(ies) or one or more than one Subcategory(ies)
  • Markup: value in percentage of markup based on a Base Price
  • Base price: supplier price used as base to calculate your selling price. Base price can be:
    • Suggested price: a discounted price, suggested by B2B experts for a competitive positioning in the market and an optimal selling proposition
    • Cost: value (without VAT and shipping) you will pay to your B2B supplier for an item imported in your shop and sold to one of your customers
    • Streetprice: list or full price provided by the original manufacturer and optimal for an offline retail store
  • Rounding: provides you some rules to round your prices after that price markup process
  • MinCostMarkup: is a percentage value that provides you a floor in case a negative markup applied to discount street prices brings your selling price under a value limit. This limit is your minimum target gain. This limit is calculated as: cost * (1+Minimum_cost_markup/100)

You can edit a specific rule double clicking on selected rule. markup_rules_edit When you are in edit mode you can "Save" edited rule or "Cancel" your chances without save.

You can create a new markup rule selection "Add" button. markup_rules_add When you are in add mode you can create a new rule adding all requested parameters in order to manage product import. You can decide at which products subset (brand, category or subcategory) you can apply rule: markup_rules-add_filter Note: a rule that contains all three tags filled (Brand, Category and Subcategory) has a higher priority compared to a rule that has just two or one tags filled.

Orders

Automatic orders management with supplier integration.

We’ve combined powerful capabilities into Brands Sync to help you to do and sell more:

  • automatic orders synch between your customers’ account and your brandsdistributon.com account
  • automatic orders confirm to brandsdistribution.com
  • automatic order status update during fulfillment with dropshipment integration

This feature is the perfect way to keep in sync a customers’ orders with your B2B supplier. Automatic orders management will allow you to easily manage your order fulfillment, keeping in synch your customers’ items with your B2B inventories.

How does it work?

orders

When a customer of yours is adding to cart a brandsdistribution.com product, this item will be automatically inserted in an order to brandsdistribution.com in your reseller account. As soon as your customer is going to pay the order, your order on brandsdistribution.com will be automatically confirmed.

Now you have to pay to brandsdistribution.com your order and you don’t have to do anything more. brandsdistibution.com will deliver your customer’s order keeping you informed about all delivery process.

Settings

In settings tab you can manage some parameters required to configure your app. setting

  • Supplier setting
  • Tag setting (you can't edit if there are already imported products)
  • Structure setting (you can't edit if there are already imported products)
  • Currency setting

In tab you can start these actions:

  • Force full sync: to force a full synchronisation with your supplier
  • Add new supplier: to add a new supplier in your shop
  • Delete this supplier: delete selected supplier

Supplier setting

Supplier setting provides you chance to manage remote suppliers URL, username, password and laguage. setting_supplier

  • API URL: Website URL of Brandsdistribution.com
  • API Key: API key given by Brandsdistribution.com associated to the account enabled to use the integration.
  • Password: password associated to your Brandsdistribution.com account enabled to use integration.

Tag setting

Tag setting provides you chance to choose which tags will be imported.

In order to edit Tag setting you have to delete already imported products.

settings_tag

Structure setting

Structure setting provides you chance to choose if Brandsync will merge products with same color or not.

In order to edit Structure setting you have to delete already imported products.

setting_structure

Currency setting

Currency setting provides you chance to manage the currency conversion that will be used to convert Brandsdistribution.com currency to your shop currency.

settings_currency