Frequently asked question about
setting up your online store

How to import a large number of products on your Facebook store in a grouped way?

 

 

Do you want to import a large number of products on your Facebook store in a grouped way?

This is possible by using a preconfigured xml data stream file provided by Panierdachat.

 

Before you start

Create a Business Manager account

Go to business.facebook.com/overview  and click  Create an account (1). 

Enter the company name (2), fill in your name (3) and business email address (4), then click Next.

 

Add your company’s information (5) then click Submit.

 

How do I create a Facebook product catalog?

Click on the menu icon (1) and select Catalog Manager (2).

Click Add a catalog (3).

Select E-commerce (4) for the catalog type and then click Save (5).

For the import mode of your products, choose Import product information (6) because you will add your products through a data stream.

Fill in the fields concerning the catalog owner (7) then click Create (8).

Your catalog has been created.

How to import a large number of products on your Facebook store in a grouped way?

From the Catalog Manager, go to the Catalog tab then the Data Sources sub-tab and click on Add Items.

Then select Import by batch (1), Programmed feed (2) and finally copy/paste the url of your xml feed (3) (How to add and upload your product catalog to Google Shopping).

Plan your update schedule (4).

Complete the settings (5) and click on Import (6).

Once the import is completed, you will be able to retrieve your items from the Products sub-tab (7) of the Data sources tab.