Multi-variation listings include at least three rows:

  • Parent Row) The primary listing information

  • Variation Rows) The variation information


How to map Parent SKU

The Parent Row (main listing) contains an SKU. Each variation must include an SKU and a Parent SKU.

The Parent SKU field is the same as the parent row's SKU:

SKU

Parent SKU

MAIN_LISTING_INFO

variation_1

MAIN_LISTING_INFO

variation_2

MAIN_LISTING_INFO


Information to include in Parent Row

Format the Parent row to include data that does not change with the variation (i.e., Location, Currency, Title, etc.)

Title

Description

Category

Rope Hammock

Hangs Between Trees

20719


Information to include in Variation Row

Variation data should only include the

  • SKU and Parent SKU

  • Price,

  • UPC/EAN,

  • and the Item Specifics that make that variation unique

SKU

Parent SKU

UPC

Price

Color

variation_1

MAIN_LISTING_INFO

000025

19.99

Grey

variation_2

MAIN_LISTING_INFO

000026

24.99

Blue

Need custom item specifics for your variations? Click here to learn how

Example:

SKU

Parent SKU

Title

Description

Category

UPC

Price

Color

MAIN_LISTING_INFO

Rope Hammock

Hangs Between Trees

20719

variation_1

MAIN_LISTING_INFO

000025

19.99

Grey

variation_2

MAIN_LISTING_INFO

000026

24.99

Blue

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