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Catalog Price Rules

Catalog price rules can be used to selectively offer products at a discounted price, based on a set of conditions. Catalog price rules do not use coupon codes, because they are triggered before a product is placed into the shopping cartA grouping of products that the customer wishes to purchase at the end of their shopping session..

Catalog Rules
  • Field Descriptions



    Rule Information

    Rule Name

    (Required) The name of the rule is for internal reference.


    A description of the rule should include the purpose of the rule, and explain how it is used.


    (Required) Determines if the rule is currently active in the store. Options: Yes / No


    (Required) Identifies the websites where the rule can be used.

    Customer Groups

    (Required) Identifies the customer groups to which the rule applies.


    Specifies the first day the price rule is in effect. If left blank, the price rule goes into effect as soon as it is saved.


    Specifies the last day the price rule is in effect. If left blank, the price rule continues indefinitely.


    A number that indicates the priority of this rule in relation to others. The highest priority is number 1.



    Specifies the conditions that must be met before the catalog price rule goes into action. If left blank, the rule applies to all products.



    Determines the type of calculation that is applied to the purchase. Options:

    Apply as percentage of original

    Applies the discount amount as a percentage of the original price.

    Apply as fixed amount

    Applies the discount amount as a fixed amount less than the original price.

    Adjust final price to this percentage

    Adjusts the final price by a percentage based on the discount amount.

    Adjust final price to discount value

    Uses the discount amount as the product price.

    Discount Amount

    (Required) The amount of discount that is offered.

    Discard Subsequent Rules

    Determines if additional rules can be applied to this purchase. To prevent multiple discounts from being applied to the same purchase, select “Yes.” Options: Yes / No