Import your product database – Woocommerce

 

To import your product database from Hiboutik to Woocommerce with ease, you will find a CSV file in « Products/Export-import/Export data » that respects the import requirements of Woocommerce.

 

Step 1 : Generate and download the file « Woocommerce » on your computer.

 

Step 2 : Import the downloaded file into Woocommerce : in the Products section, click on the « Import » button at the top.

Following are the different columns of the file that should be automatically mapped in the import wizard :

Name

Notes

type

Set the product type : simple or with variations

sku

Very important because it is the key to link Hiboutik with Woocommerce – similar to the barcode in Hiboutik.

published

1 by default. 0 if the product is archived. The product will not be displayed on your website.

name

Name of the product.

catalog_visibility

Visible by default. Hidden if the product is not selected as « online » on Hiboutik.

tax_status

Taxable by default. You can set it to « none » if you are not submitted to VAT.

tax_class

« Standard » for all products linked to the tax ID 1 in Hiboutik (Settings/Sales taxes), « Reduced Rate » for products linked to the tax ID 2, and « Zero Rate » for products linked to the tax ID at 0 %. If it doesn’t match please modify the values.

regular_price

Price of your product.

stock

Quantity of the product if you track it into inventory.

categories

The Hiboutik category the product belongs to. It should match with your Woocommerce categories otherwise the category will be created.

attribute 1 name

Name of the global Attribute (Variant type).

attribute 1 value(s)

List of variants for the attribute or the variant value of the variation.

attribute 1 global

Set the variation visibility (1 for active).

parent

SKU of the the parent product for variations.

 

Here is the import guide from Woocommerce :

Product CSV Importer and Exporter

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