Magento Commerce, 1.14.x

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Using the Merchandiser Window

The merchandiser window is where Visual Merchandiser gets its name. Its visual drag-and-drop interface makes it easy to arrange and rearrange products in any category.

  • Product Controls

    Control

     

    Description

    Move to Top

    Moves the selected product(s) to the top of the list.

    Move to Bottom

    Moves the selected product(s) to the bottom of the list.

    Detach from Category

    Removes the product from the category. The product remains in the catalog, but is no longer assigned to the category.

  • Window Controls

    Control

    Description

    Storefronts

    Sets the scope of the merchandiser window. Select the website where the settings to apply.

    Options

    The sort options provide several predefined ways to sort the list. You can reapply a sorting order as needed after you have dragged and dropped products into new positions. The selected sort order is reapplied whenever the cron schedule is triggered to update smart category rules.

    Sort Options

    Move best sellers to top

    Products that appear in the store’s monthy aggregation of bestsellers are moved to the top of the list.

    Move low stock to top

    Products with quantities lower than the minimum threshold appear at the top of the list in ascending order. Products with the lowest quantities appear first.

    Move out of stock to bottom

    Products that have reached the out of stock threshold are moved to the bottom of the list.

    Special price to top

    Products with special prices appear at the top of the list.

    Special price to bottom

    Products with special prices appear at the bottom of the list.

    Newest products first

    The newest products appear at the top of the list.

    Highest margin first

    Products with the highest profit margins appear at the top of the list.

    Sort by color

    Products are sorted by color, based on a list of colors that you define.

    Utilities

    Mass Product Assignment

    Assign multiple products to the category, or remove multiple products from the category.

    Download SKUs

    Downloads the SKUs in the category to a CSV file.

    Submit

    Applies the selected option to the products in the merchandiser window.

    Search

    Locates products in the catalog, based on name or SKU. The search results appear in a list below the search box. Matching products that are already in the category can be moved to the top of the list. Products that are not in the category can be assigned to the category.

    Save Positions

    The Save Positions button in the upper-left corner of the merchandiser window saves any changes made to the category and product positions.