Tag Archive: PARts Online

Upload and Update Products via the PARts API

We maintain an API that lets users perform many features available in PARts Console programmatically. This allows for better integration with external systems and provides more ways to manipulate your data. In summary, PARts customers can now both upload and update product data in PARts from an external source like your ERP or point-of-sale system creating a main “system of record” synchronisation solution linking your back office and PARts DB as your product management solution. So what’s new here? We...

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Copy Vehicle Fitments and Import/Export using Excel in PARts Console

We recently introduced a couple of time saving features in the v6.2.11.0 update to PARts Console, Users can now copy fitments between vehicles within the same brand. This saves time by eliminating the need to create identical fitments multiple times for different vehicles. All imports and exports now accept Excel files, as well as CSV, allowing you to select the file type that best suits your workflow. How does copying vehicle fitments work? In PARts Console, navigate to the Data...

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PARts DB Online v6.2.11.0 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.11.0, dated 12th October 2020 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: Fitments within the same brand can now be copied from one vehicle to another. This time saving feature means that if you have multiple vehicles that all share one or more fitments, you no longer have to...

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Speed up CED Product Linking with the New Graphical Interface

Introduced in the recent v6.2.7.0 update to PARts Console, the new CED Linked Products Graphical Interface (GUI) allows for users to visualise product links as well as add or remove them using a simple drag and drop interface. This feature is in addition to the current suite of Linked Products features available in the CED tab. What does it look like in PARts Console? In PARts Console, navigate to the Data > Linked Products tab and select a brand. Products...

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PARts DB Online v6.2.9.0 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.9.0, dated 18th September 2020 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: Made changes to the new Product Import via API feature (introduced in v6.2.8) to improve performance and functionality. Added the ability to see which users are active or inactive within PARts Console. Additionally, Made changes to improve...

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PARts DB Online v6.2.8.9 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.8.9, dated 1st September 2020 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console but here is a summary. New features: Added the ability to bulk upload CED data via the Import/Export tab of PARts Console. This addition saves significant time and effort when CED data needs to be added for large numbers of products. Simply navigate to...

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PARts DB Online v6.2.10.0 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.10.0, dated 2nd October 2020 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console but here is a summary. New features: Added the TecDoc Axles Standard Service for NType or truck heavy vehicles. This allows users to create fitment links to axles, which may be common across several heavy duty vehicles. For many products this provides a more...

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Introducing Product Sets in PARts Console

Added in the v6.2.6.0 update to PARts Console, product sets allow data owners to control what data their sellers receive at the product level. You can choose to give any of your sellers access to an entire brand, or just a portion of the catalogue. This gives you greater control over managing your products. What does it look like in PARts Console? In PARts Console, navigate to the Product Set tab (within the Data tab). Select a brand from the...

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New to PARts Console: Template products

In the recent v6.2.7.0 update to PARts Console, we added the ability to create Template products. This feature allows admin users and product managers to save time, reduce errors and improve consistency when creating multiple products from the same family or with similar features. What does it look like in PARts Console? In PARts Console, select or create a product that you wish to be a template for future products. In the ‘Product Status’ dropdown, select ‘Template’. This will mark...

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Bulk Product Data Upload now available in PARts Console

New in the recent PARts DB v6.2.5.0 update, customers are now able to upload product data in bulk directly into PARts Console. This provides a fast and efficient way to add large numbers of products to brands that you own or manage. To get started, jump into PARts Console and navigate to the Import/Export tab. Select ‘Product Data Bulk Upload’ from the menu and download the template. The template is available as either a familiar Excel file, or a JSON...

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