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How to: Associate Suppliers with Product SKUs

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ShippingEasy's Inventory Management solution makes it easy to generate Purchase Orders when you associate a Supplier with individual SKUs. By mapping your Products to Suppliers, you're able to add more details to Products, including the Supplier SKU and Unit Cost. This data can be populated to Purchase Orders, to streamline restocking.

How to: Add a Supplier to a Product

  1. Navigate to the INVENTORY tab, then select the PRODUCTS page from drop down menu.



  2. On the PRODUCTS page, locate the product you wish to associate with one of your Suppliers. Then click on the blue Product name



  3. On the Product details page, toggle to the Suppliers tab.
  4. Use the Supplier search to look up your saved Supplier by name or ID.
  5. Click the Supplier you wish to add and it will populate the list below.

    NOTE: only existing Suppliers can be added to Products. Learn how to save a Supplier.
  6. The changes will save automatically.
    TIP: if you make a mistake, you can remove the Supplier by clicking the "X" button to the right of the Supplier entry.

How to: Add a Product to a Supplier

  1. Navigate to the INVENTORY tab, then select the SUPPLIERS page from drop down menu.

  2. On the SUPPLIERS page, locate the Supplier you wish to associate with one or more Products. Then click on the blue Supplier name.

  3. On the Supplier details page, scroll down to the "Products" section. 
  4. Use the Product search to locate Products by name or SKU. 
  5. Click the Products you wish to add and they will populate the list below.


    NOTE: only existing Products can be added to Suppliers. Learn how to save a Product.
  6. The changes will save automatically.
    TIP: if you make a mistake, you can remove the Product by clicking the "X" button to the right of the Product entry.

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