Manufacturers (or Brands) can appear in your Online Shop, giving customers the option to search by a specific manufacturer.

For example, if your Online Shop sells cars, manufacturers could include Ford, Holden and Toyota. 

Here is how manufacturers (or brands) appear in an Online Shop:

The Manufacturers box is optional and you can add or remove this box at any point in time via Modules (Extensions > Modules). View the tutorial.

Step 1

Using your login details, logon to the CMS at
Click SHOP
Using the same login details, logon to your Online Shop 

Step 2

In the Catalog drop down menu, click Manufacturers

Step 3

Click Insert

Step 4

Enter the following information:

  • Manufacturer Name - eg Canon
  • Stores - Leave this as it is, unless you have more than one Online Shop
  • SEO Keyword - The keyword used for search engine optimization, eg Canon
  • Image - Upload a logo or image of the Manufacturer by clicking on the grey camera box
  • Sort Order - If left blank, the Manufacturers will appear in alphabetical order. Simply enter a number to make the sort order

Click Save in the top right corner

To delete a Manufacturer, simply click in the box next to the Manufacturer and click Delete in the top right corner


For Manufacturer searches to function, products need to be assigned a manufacturer

To assign, simply select the manufacturer from the Manufacturer drop down list, under Links when editing a product

Click here to learn how to edit an existing product