Checkout: Save a Supplier
Checkout > Suppliers > Save Supplier
This is the name of the Supplier. Try to keep names to 150 characters and try and avoid abbreviations so that you do not create duplicate entries of the same supplier.
Add a description for your supplier
3. Create Login Account
You can create an account for your supplier. This creates a WordPress Supplier account for them. It allows a supplier to login and manage its own products (only) in the Products section. It also allows admin to give suppliers permissions to specific sections under Checkout > Configuration with the Supplier role.
This is the username given to your supplier’s WordPress account. This can be the same but must not be mistaken for ‘1. Name’
3b. Email Adress
All WordPress accounts need an email address. This is the email that must be registered for the supplier.
3c. Auto Approve
Choose to auto approve new products created by the supplier or review products and approve them manually.
4. Supplier Logo
The Supplier logo is set to ‘No’ by default but the option does exist for you to upload a supplier logo. If you select ‘Yes’ the the image file open will be visible.
5. Image File
This allows you to upload an image file from your computer. This option is not visible if ‘Supplier Logo’ is set to ‘No’. Click the browse button to activate the upload window.
6. Order Notification
This is set to ‘No’ by default. This option allows you to send and order notification to your suppliers when an order is processed with the items that were purchased.
7. Email Address
This is the email address of your supplier and will be used to send order notifications. This option only appears on the screen if ‘Order Notification’ is set to ‘Yes’.
Do you want to create a post/page for this supplier. If you don’t want a post/page for the supplier, click Yes, delete. If you do want a post/page for the supplier click, No, don’t delete.
When you are done filling in the Name, uploading and image (if you choose to), etc and you are satisfied with the details you have entered, click the save button at the bottom of the screen. If you want to make changes or have made a mistake you can always come back later and make alterations.