Get Info From Amazon

Click here for information on this function in Sellercloud's original interface.

This feature is only available for clients who are approved for the Amazon Associates Program.

If you ever have issues with your Amazon AWS credentials that cannot be quickly
resolved, you can always get limited info from Amazon MWS (Marketplace Web Service).
Here's how this feature works.
Info from Amazon
TITLE DESCRIPTION
Amazon Title Populates the Amazon Title field and can overwrite* the
Product Name.
Description Comes in as Long Description.
Images Only the primary image on the Amazon listing will import by
default. To import all listing images, select Enable
download non-primary images from Amazon in Client
Settings.
Bullet points
Manufacturer If Create Manufacturer when get info from Amazon or
Create Product From Amazon is selected in Client Settings.
Shipping Weight and
Dimensions
By default, no weights and dimensions are pulled because
weights and dimensions are often entered incorrectly
(typically, higher) on Amazon. To get weights and
dimensions, select Enable update weights and
dimensions from Amazon in Client Settings.
Product Weight and
Dimensions
By default, no weights and dimensions are pulled because
weights and dimensions are often entered incorrectly
(typically higher) on Amazon. To get weights and
dimensions, select Enable update weights and
dimensions from Amazon in Client Settings.
Amazon Product
Attributes - The product
information on the More
Details tab when creating
the product in Seller
Central
If Enable Amazon Product Attributes is selected in Client
Settings.

*Overwriting Product Information from Amazon - By default, information that is already in
SellerCloud is not overwritten when getting info from Amazon. To overwrite info, select Enable
Override product info when getting info from Amazon in the Client Settings.


Get Info from Amazon

  1. First, you need Product Search Access credentials in SellerCloud. Typically, this is
    configured during your initial setup.
  2. Next, the product must have the ASIN from which you want to "get info" on the
    Amazon Properties page.
  3. On the product's Amazon Properties page, select Get Info From Amazon from the Action
    menu > GO.
  4. From the Manage Inventory page, select the products, then select Get Info From
    Amazon from the Action menu > GO.

Get limited information from Amazon MWS

To enable this feature:

  1. Under the company integrated with Amazon, go to Settings > Toolbox > Amazon > General
    Settings > select Use MWS to Get limited info from Amazon.

This action will bring in less information than AWS, but will import the following:

  • ASIN
  • Title
  • Dimensions and weights
  • Manufacturer
  • Brand
  • Manufacturer SKU

This action will not import:

  • Any descriptions
  • Images
  • Bullet points

 


This feature is only available to clients who are approved for the Amazon Associates Program.

If you ever have issues with your Amazon AWS credentials that cannot be quickly resolved, you can always get limited info from Amazon MWS (Marketplace Web Service). Here’s how this feature works.

Getting product information from Amazon

Product information can often be pulled from an existing Amazon listing – even if the listing is not yours, and even if you do not have an Amazon account, and can include:

Amazon Title Populates the Amazon Title field and can overwrite* the Product Name.
Description Comes in as Long Description.
Images Only the primary image on the Amazon listing will import by default. To import all listing images, select Enable download non-primary images from Amazon in Client Settings.
Bullet points Amazon listings can have up to 5 bullet points and are used to provide short information for the product’s features.
Manufacturer If Create Manufacturer when get info from Amazon or Create Product From Amazon is selected in Client Settings.
Shipping Weight and Dimensions By default, no weights and dimensions are pulled because weights and dimensions are often entered incorrectly (typically, higher) on Amazon. To get weights and dimensions, select Enable update weights and dimensions from Amazon in Client Settings.
Product Weight and Dimensions By default, no weights and dimensions are pulled because weights and dimensions are often entered incorrectly (typically higher) on Amazon. To get weights and dimensions, select Enable update weights and dimensions from Amazon in Client Settings.
Amazon Product Attributes – The product information on the More Details tab when creating the product in Seller Central If Enable Amazon Product Attributes is selected in Client Settings.

*Overwriting Product Information from Amazon – By default, information that is already in SellerCloud is not overwritten when getting info from Amazon. To overwrite info, select Enable Override product info when getting info from Amazon in the Client Settings.


Get Info from Amazon

  1. First, you need Product Search Access credentials in Sellercloud. Typically, this is configured during your initial setup.
  2. Next, the product must have the ASIN from which you want to “get info” on the Amazon Properties page.
  3. Access Catalog > Manage Catalog > choose your product > Toolbox > Amazon Properties.
  4. Actions > Get Info From ASIN.
    sellercloud product amazon properties actions get info from asin
  5. Product information will automatically appear in the respective fields from Amazon.

Get limited information from Amazon MWS

This action will bring in less information than AWS, but will import the following:

  • ASIN
  • Title
  • Dimensions and weights
  • Manufacturer
  • Brand
  • Manufacturer SKU

This action will not import:

  • Any descriptions
  • Images
  • Bullet points
  1. Access Settings > Companies > Manage Companies.
  2. Choose the company integrated with Amazon. Use Toolbox > Amazon > General Settings.
  3. Click Edit.
  4. In the Credentials window, check Enable Amazon MWS Auth Token. If you don’t have an Authentication Token, click Click here to authorize Sellercloud.
    sellercloud company amazon general settings credentials window
  5. Save.

 

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