The “Outshifter Export” plugin lets Suppliers connect and sync their WooCommerce store with Outshifter.
Outshifter is the API for product data access. Suppliers can use Outshifter to manage and share access to their product data with multiple Channels.
The "Outshifter Export" plugin lets Suppliers connect and sync their WooCommerce store with Outshifter. It allows Suppliers to select and automatically export products to Outshifter. Outshifter then converts the product data into a universal format that can be distributed, synchronized and updated across Channels. Suppliers can then use the Outshifter platform to manage and give selected Channels access to their product data.
Log in to your WordPress/WooCommerce account.
Click on Plugins in your WordPress sidebar menu.
Look for the Add New button, and press it.
In the plugin search tab, write “Outshifter” and click Search.
Click the Download button and wait for it to install correctly.
Once it has been installed you must click the Activate button.
Then, click on WooCommerce in your WordPress sidebar menu.
Go to Settings. Within Settings, click on the tab called Outshifter.
Log in using the API Key that you can get on your Outshifter profile.
You will find the API Key in the settings section of your Outshifter profile.
Head over to the Settings section by pressing the icon in the top right corner.
Select Sales Channels.
Then copy the API Key (in the event that there is no API Key generated, press the create button, then copy the Key.
Head back to your WordPress/WooCommerce.
Click on WooCommerce in your WordPress sidebar menu.
Go to Settings.
Press the Outshifter tab.
Paste the API Key and press Save changes.
If you haven't set up an Outshifter account yet, you can apply here.
Once logged in, a window will appear where you will be asked to choose the currency you want to use. Choose your default currency and click on the Save button to save the configuration.
Once the configuration is saved, click the Continue button.
In order to sync your products go to the Products section of your WooCommerce.
Select the products you want to sync.
Then look for the Bulk actions dropdown, click on it and select the Outshifter Sync option.
Please be patient and wait for the synchronization to complete.
How to make your products available on the Outshifter platform:
When your products have been synced, log in to your Outshifter account at outshifter.com
Go to Products in the menu, and click the My Listings button.
Once on the My Listings page, you can find all synced products under Drafts.
Click on a product and the listing will open. Make sure all information is correct such as Sales Commissions before clicking Publish.
Once there has been an order on a Channel it will automatically appear in your WooCommerce like you are used to.
You can also see a complete overview of orders on the Outshifter platform, by heading over to the Orders section in the main menu. There you can find all the orders that have been made for the products you have published on Outshifter.
Order information on the Outshifter platform includes:
The date the order was placed
You can use the search bar and filters to find specific orders.
Once you have fulfilled an order, Outshifter automatically updates the order status and collects the tracking number, which is communicated back to the Channel and end customer.
In case you need to provide the fulfillment information in Outshifter manually:
Log in to your Outshifter account at outshifter.com
Locate the order you need to complete by going to the Orders tab.
Once you've clicked on the order, press Ship Order.
Add the tracking number and select the courier company, before you press Save.
If you need help or have any questions, please don't hesitate in reaching out to our support team.