Product Group Help

How to use your Product Group feature

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  Using The Product Groups Feature

The Product Group Feature allows putting multiple products into a single group and giving it a name. You could also group commonly ordered products together, or products that are used together on a frequent basis. This saves having to look them up each time with a search or by browsing.



Click on the link My Account and choose Product groups under Product and Order management. Clicking on this will bring up Product Groups page.





Adding an Item to Existing Product Group:

On the search results page, for each item you want to add to group enter a default order quantity in the quantity box then click the Product Group Button link near the Add to Cart button, there is also an Add item to My Product Groups link on each individual item detail page as below.









Add Products to a group/ Creating a New Group:

The Add products to a group window will open. You can now select the Product Group that you want to add the new item to. Clicking on the add products link to the right of the name of the Product Group you want to add the item to will add the item to that Product Group, and close the Add product to a group window.





Adding Multiple items to an existing Product Group:

Enter a quantity number for any and all of the items that you want to add to a Product Group, simply click the Add to Product Group button





Listing of Product Groups:

This section is the listing of the first Product Group in your list of Product Groups from above. In this example it is the Product Group named Web Specials





Deleting a Product Group:

There are two places where you can delete a Product Group

The first place to delete a Product Group is from the main My Product Groups page. Simply click the Remove link in for the Product Group you want to delete. You can also delete a Product Group from the Edit Product Group page, Click the Edit link in the Action column for the Product Group that you want to delete then click on the Delete Group button to delete the Product Group.





To make any changes or updates to an existing Product Group, click the Edit link in the Actioncolumn for the Product Group that you want to make changes to. You can now make any necessary changes to the Product Group. You can change:

  • The name of the Product Group
  • Enter a description to help identify the Product Group
  • Make any changes to the Quantity of any of the items in the Product Group
  • Remove any items from the Product Group
  • Change the sorting for the Product Group

After you have made the necessary changes to the Product Group, save the changes by clicking the Update Group button





Changing the Sorting Order for a Product Group:

A product group can be sorted by the following:

  • Ascending or Descending
  • Price - Low to High or High to Low
  • Description - A to Z or Z to A
  • Your Custom Part Number - Ascending or Descending

Changing the sort order for a Product Group can be done from two places. First, from the My Product Groups Page, there is a drop down box which lists the available sorting options for the selected Product Group.

The second place where you can change the sorting order for a Product Group is from the Product Group Edit Page

Click the Edit link in the Action column for the Product Group that you want to change the sort order.





Add a Sub Group to existing Product Group: