How do I add a variable product?

Variable products are a product type that lets you offer a set of variations on a product, with control over prices, stock, image and more for each variation. They can be used for a product like hempseeds, where you can offer a large, medium and small variation.

This is how it works:

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Go to your Store Manager and add a new product

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Scroll to Number 4 in the product creation and change the product type from “Simple Product” to “Variable Product”.

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Add attributes to use for variations

With the attributes you can now set the variations according to which you can select the product. For example a hemp seed oil with 250ml, 500ml and 1000ml.

  1. Scroll to the table with all the different tabs at the bottom of the page. 
  2. Select the Attributes tab. You can enable the attribute by clicking on the checkbox next to it. And you can change the settings and content by clicking the arrow on the right side.
  3. Either the attribute already exists and you can easily activate and use it now, or you have to create a new one. We explain both here.

Use a already existing attribute as a variation:

  1. Click the first checkbox to activate this attribute.
  2. Add all needed attribute by selecting the already existing ones from the dropdown or click the “Add New” button to add new attributes.
  3. Click the “Visible on the product” page checkbox to display it on the product page.
  4. This is the most important step: Click the “Use as Variation” checkbox so that you so that you set this attribute as a variation 

Create a new attribute as a variation.

  1. Scroll to the “Add attribute” field and click “Add”.
  2. Fill in the name of that attribute enter the different values as described: e.g. 250ml | 500ml | 1000ml
  3. Click the “Visible on the product” page checkbox to display it on the product page.
  4. This is the most important step: Click the “Use as Variation” checkbox so that you so that you set this attribute as a variation 
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Add attributes to use for variations

  1. Select attributes for your variation. To change additional data, click the arrow on the right to expand the variation.
  2. Edit any available data. The only required field is Regular Price.
  3. Save your changes by clicking the “Draft” or “Submit” button.

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