Does Shopify update inventory automatically?

Asked 2 years ago

I want to learn about Shopify's inventory tools. Does Shopify update inventory automatically, or do I need external plug-ins to make that happen? Thank you!

Chris Best

Monday, June 27, 2022

Yes, Shopify automatically updates the inventory after the purchase of the product. This built-in inventory tracking feature can help you avoid dealing the out-of-stock items. In Shopify's Inventory section, you can set up inventory tracking, see your inventory, and alter your inventory levels. You can also examine changes in the inventory levels. Hence, you remain informed about when you need to order or manufacture more of your inventory SKUs.

However, if your business is constantly growing, you might need to take the help of an inventory management system like Out-of-stock Police by Egnition. It sends notifications when the stock is low and smartly hides out-of-stock products. Additionally, it boosts SEO to help you increase your store visibility and generate better leads.

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