Overstock Product Properties Overview


This article focuses on the different settings and actions available on the Overstock Properties page and explains them in detail.

Product Fields Explained

To open the Overstock Properties page, go to Catalog > Manage Catalog > Open a product > Toolbox > Overstock Properties. The following options are present on it:

General Panel
Options Description
Enabled Enables the product on Overstock.
Merchant SKU Alternate SKU used per-channel for communicating a product to that corresponding channel.
Product ID An Overstock product identifier.
Option SKU Variation child SKU
Inventory Panel
Options Description
Available Qty The inventory quantity available for sale: the physical quantity in all sellable warehouses, minus unshipped orders and reserves.
Channel Qty The channel inventory quantity available for sale.
Safety Qty
Enter a quantity to subtract from the Avail. Qty to help prevent overselling. Alternatively, enable Default to pull Safety Qty from the company-wide Overstock settings (Settings > Companies > Manage Companies > Select a company > Toolbox > Overstock General Settings). Default will override the value in the Safety Qty field.
Fixed Qty Quantity shown on Overstock when listing
Enable Max Qty Enable if you want to use Max Qty.
Max Qty Specifies the maximum units sent to the channel. Alternatively, select Default to pull Max Qty from the company-wide Overstock settings (Settings > Companies > Manage Companies Select a company > Toolbox > Overstock General Settings). Default overrides the value in the Max Qty field.
Pricing Panel
Options Description
Retail Price The retail price of the product.
Channel Price Allows you to set a different price specific for Overstock. You can also check the Default box to use the default Site Price.
Suggested Price The suggested price of the product.
MSRP The manufacturer’s suggested retail price.
MSRP Sales Loc. Local MSRP
Cost (Current) Current cost of the item
Shipping Panel
Options Description
Source Zip Code Zip code of the ship from WH
Ship Mode You can select from Lightweight, LTL, and Small Parcel.
Fulfillment Time Allows you to select a fulfillment time for the product’s shipping from the drop-down menu.
Shipping Carrier Allows you to select a shipping carrier from the drop-down menu.
Expeditable TRUE / FALSE
Assembly Required Check the box if the product requires professional assistance for assembly and installation.
Sell Internationally Check the box if you want to sell the item internationally.
Listing Details Panel
Options Description
Product Title Multiple titles can exist for a given product, but there can be only one top title, which is used as the default title for fixed-priced listings.
Description Long description for Overstock.
Option Description Variation child description.
Short Name A shortened version of the title for Overstock.
Category Allows you to set a predefined category.
Country of Origin Selects a country of origin.
Condition You can select New or Refurbished.
Brand Allows you to select a brand.
Material Allows you to specify a material.
Warranty Provider You can choose between Distributor, Manufacturer, and No Warranty.
Warranty Description Description of the warranty.
Warranty Contact Phone The contact phone for warranty-related issues.
Warranty Lenght Allows you to set the warranty length of the product.
Channel Images Panel
Option Description
Images Recommended size 501 x 501 pixels. Maximum 1900 x 1900 pixels. Square aspect ratio.

Actions Explained

From the Actions menu at the top-right corner on the Overstock Properties page, you can perform the following actions:

  • Revise Inventory — Updates inventory on Overstock.
  • Get Overstock SKU and Option SKU — Updates the Overstock SKU and the Option SKU.
  • Connect/Disconnect to Inventory — Connects or disconnects the inventory.

The image shows the actions on the Overstock Properties page.


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