Multistore management


Multistore management

What is multistore management?

Multi-store management allows you to synchronize your PIM catalog with multiple Shopify stores. It also allows you to adapt your Main App configuration (Locale/Channel/Currency/Main category) and your attribute mapping for each store.


Connect a new store 

You can create up to 15 stores with your App. 
Follow the following steps to create a new store:

  1. In your Akeneo App for Shopify, go to Store list >> Click on Connect a new store. Now, you are redirected to Shopify.
  2. In Shopify, select a store that you want to connect with your App and click on Install app. Once the App is installed, you are redirected to your App.

Please note that it is necessary to log out of Shopify after each new store connection to the App if you wish to connect more than one in a row.



Reconnect a store

if your App has been uninstalled from a Shopify store, the store will be automatically disconnected from the app and you will no longer be able to access it. The connection status in your store list will be set on Disconnected.

However, you can reconnect your store by following the steps below:

  1. In your App, go to Store list and click on Reconnect You are redirected to Shopify.
  2. In Shopify, click on Install app to reconnect the store. Your store is now reconnected.


Delete a store

Your store can be deleted by following these steps:

  1. Go to Store list >> Click on Delete store 
  2. When you are sure you want to delete the store, confirm by clicking on Delete 


How to change store?

There are two ways to switch stores:

  1. The first one is to go back by clicking on the Store list button in the header. You can also use the back button of your browser. 
  2. The second way is to use the dropdown list in the header of the app. You will be automatically redirected to the Configuration page of the selected store.