The Multi-vendor Marketplace app has now come up with the custom product options feature. With this featured app, you can allow sellers to add custom options to products that they sell on your marketplace. Thus, let the customers provide additional information about the product while purchasing it.
Let customers add additional information about the products while purchasing it.
Allow customers to make more choices while purchasing a product.
Provide a better shopping experience for your customers.
Get a boost to your online sales.
There are certain limitations of this featured app:-
Cart Type should not be “Drawer”.
Make sure that you have disabled the notification option on your Shopify store when a product is added to the cart.
Go to Theme Editor>>Theme Settings>>Select “Cart” from drop-down>>Click Add to cart notification>>Disable the option “Show notification when item is added to cart”.
You can create a maximum of 10 custom options for a product.
Enable the Feature App
Visit the Feature app section and enable the CustomOptions feature app.
Visiting the feature App section, search for the featured app & enable it.
Click the Enable button to activate the Custom Option feature app.
To allow sellers to add custom options to the products, firstly you need to enable the configuration from the Product Configuration menu of the app.
Now, enable the tab “Allow Sellers to Add Custom Options to Products“.
Once enabled, both you & your sellers will be able to add multiple custom product options while adding or editing a product.
How to Add the Custom Product Options?
On the Multi-vendor admin panel, go to the Products.
Click the Product Listing menu under Products.
Click the Add Product button.
Now, scroll down to the bottom and add the custom options. This feature app provides 3 different ways to display your seller’s products with custom options i.e. Text, Text Area, File.
Similar to the admin, the seller can also add the custom product options to their products published on the admin’s marketplace.
For that, the seller needs to login to his/her seller panel.
After that, go to the “Products” and click “Product Listing” to get the option to add/edit a product.
Clicking the “Add Product” button, the seller will get redirected to the “Add product form” and fill the required form.
Scrolling-down to bottom, the seller will have the option to add multiple custom product options.
NOTE:- Single quote(‘), double quote(“), double colon(::), comma(,) are not allowed in the field name. Instead, you can use a vertical bar/pipe (|) as a separator.
Lastly, click the save button.
Now, to display the same with the product on the store-front, you need to add a code to the respective liquid file. To get the code, please visit the “Instruction for Marketplace” section.
To configure your store-front, you need to follow the below-given steps:
Go to the Multi-vendor Admin Panel.
Visit the “Instruction for Marketplace” under the Configuration menu.
Get the code.
Copy the below-given code and add it to product.liquid template file inside the form tag:
In case, you haven’t found the required template file? – Click on the ‘Regenerate‘ button to create a new one.
And that is how it appears on the store-front:
After filling all the custom information for this product, the customer will add this product to the cart. Thus, they can view the added information on the cart page also.
Now, once this product is ordered, both you and your sellers can view the custom information about the product on the order detail page.