Setting Up a Connect2Cart Channel

Overview

Connect2Cart is an integration service that allows you to import orders, synchronize inventory stock levels, and automatically update order and item status updates from the Stone Edge Order Manager.

Prerequisites

Before adding a new Connect2Cart channel to Stone Edge, users must first establish the integration with your shopping cart or marketplace. Instructions for popular channels can be found below. The entire list of shopping carts can be found in the Shopping Carts and Marketplaces category.

Add a New Shopping Cart

  1. Main Menu -> Gear Icon (Settings).
  2. System Functions -> Shopping Carts.
  3. Click “Add” in the top-right corner.
    NOTE: If this is your first shopping cart, you will be prompted to add one instead of the button.
  4. Enter shopping cart information
    • Store Name -> Whatever helps you identify the store associated with the cart
    • Cart Type = Connect2Cart
    • Cart Subtype = the platform used to sell products.
    • Cart ID/Username = Given by Stone Edge.
    • Cart Password = Given by Stone Edge.
    • Script URL = Given by Stone Edge.
    • This Cart is FBA -> FOR AMAZON CARTS ONLY! Check if orders will be “Fulfilled by Amazon.”
    • Synchronize Inventory -> Check if you want to keep QOH updated between Stone Edge and the online store.
    • Order Download Batch -> Default = 50
      1. It can be edited to a lower number if experiencing slowness or timeout issues.
    • Send Status to Web -> Check if using Status Events
    • Suppress Stone Edge emails to Marketplace.
    • Active -> Check if the cart is currently being used to import (should be checked for new carts).
  5. In Version 7.732 and Above, the Cart Type should be set to “Connect2Cart.” not Generic.
  6. Click the checkmark in the upper right-hand corner.
  7. The shopping cart is added to the list.
    NOTE: numeric-alpha order numbers if multiple shopping carts exist.

Syncing Data with Connect2Cart

Order Imports

  1. Go to the Main Menu to import orders and select “Import My Orders.”
  2. Select the Cart you wish to import from and select “Import Via Internet.”

For more information on the Import Orders screen, follow this link: Import New Orders – Stone Edge Order Manager.

Updated on September 15, 2022

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