Shopify Updates

Shopify Enhances Inventory Tracking With On Hand & Unavailable Quantities

Changelog update from Tuesday, February 7, 2023
Posted by Galen King in Inventory

Shopify introduces two new inventory states—On hand and Unavailable—in the Shopify Admin. 'On hand' tracks physical stock at a location, while 'Unavailable' includes reserved items and those set aside by apps. These additions offer real-time, accurate insights into inventory across locations, helping to reduce lost sales, misplaced stock, and excess ordering. Additionally, the new Inventory States API enables third-party apps to modify inventory values, enhancing visibility and control.

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