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Create a New Product Family 

See a short demo on how to create a product family (from 6:43), or keep reading the step-by-step guidance below.

Default Product Family may not be enough to cover all your needs. To create a new product family:

  1. Navigate to Products > Product Families using the main menu.

  2. Click Create Product Family.

    The create product family page
  3. Provide the product family details:

    • Code – Enter the code that would be assigned to the product family you are creating.

    • Label – Enter the label that would be assigned to the product family.

    • Enabled – Select this checkbox to be able to bind a product to the product family.

    • Image – Add an image to the product family, if necessary.

  4. In the Attributes section, link the attributes to the product family and organize them into groups as described in the sections below.


    Ensure that every system attribute is linked to the proper attribute group in the product family. By default, they are linked to the default_group, but you may modify the link as necessary.

  1. Once you are happy with the product attribute organization, click Save.