Items with Variants Article Index

Items with variants simplify the creation, tracking, and selling of items that come in multiple variations, like a shirt that’s sold in different sizes. Use this index of articles to better understand items with variants, how to set them up, and how to use them.

Table of Contents

Understanding Items with Variants

  1. Items with Variants Blog Post

    Read in depth about the benefits of items with variants and why you might want to use them.

  2. Variants vs. Modifiers

    Learn about the advantages of both items with variants and modifiers so you can decide which is best to use for your inventory.

  3. Are Items with Variants Right for Me?

    Still not sure if you should use items with variants? Answer a few questions in this interactive support article and we’ll let you know!

Setting Up & Using Items with Variants

  1. Adding Items with Variants

    Here we outline how to create an item with variants, show you how to sell one at the register, and answer some frequently asked questions.

  2. Bulk Management for Items with Variants

    If you need to add or modify many items with variants at once, try using Bulk Management. This feature allows you to import items with variants by spreadsheet.

  3. Transitioning to Items with Variants

    Some businesses may have existing items they want to convert to items with variants. In this article, we walk you through the how-to and tell you what you need to know about making this switch.

  4. Items with Variants in BackOffice

    Items with variants affect several BackOffice features and reports. From navigating the Items List to receiving and adjusting items, learn how to manage this type of item in BackOffice.

  5. Stock Items Export with Variants

    The Stock Items Export is a record of all inventory items, both basic and variant, in spreadsheet form. Check out where to find this report in BackOffice and how to read it.

  6. Items with Variants Troubleshooting

    If you have problems setting up or using items with variants, visit our troubleshooting guide for help.


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