FAQ

How do I connect my Amazon store?

After logging into your account, Navigate to the settings page. On the settings page, select “Selling Channels” Click “Add channel”  On the next page, click “Add” on the desired Amazon channel Fill out the information on the next page, and click “Connect” to connect your store You can click here for an explanation of the […]

Explanation of the fields on the store connection page

Store name: How you would like to call this store on Inventory Ahead (with no connection on how it is listed on Amazon) Deducting Inventory for FBA shipments: Inventory Ahead automatically deducts Inventory from your local warehouse when you create an FBA shipment. You can select here at which status of the FBA shipment, inventory […]

How to create a replenish report in Inventory Ahead

Navigate to the listings page and select “Advanced Filters”  Click on “Filter by status” and select the desired Replenish rule that you would like to use Click “Add to filters” and select the right arrow to see only products that the replenish rule is greater than the specified number at the side of the window […]

How To Customize Your Purchase Order PDF:

Before sending PDF purchase orders (PO) to your supplier you can set up customized templates of the layout and choose which information it should include. Navigate to purchasing tab, locate the desired purchase order and select “Download PDF statement” The system’s default purchase order will pop up. Now is your chance to customize it.  Select […]

What are reorder & replenish rules and how to set them up

To Reorder – Is under the inventory tab which this amount indicates an estimate of how much is needed to reorder from vendor to have enough stock in warehouse. Replenish – Is under the listing tab which this amount indicates an estimate of how much is needed to send/replenish to Amazon/fulfillment center. How to setup […]

Understand the concept of Mains & Subs, and Kits

The above-referenced subject is very important and is every Inventory Ahead user’s secret weapon on how to manage their online businesses at a glance; here is how it works: Mains & subs: Let’s say you buy from your supplier a hundred shampoos for 2 bucks per unit, and you have two different listings on your […]

How to update your item cost

There are two options on how to update the cost for your items: Option 1: Update Cost on an Individual product Option 2: Update Cost in bulk: Update Cost on an Individual product:  Navigate to the Inventory tab and select edit on the item you wish to update: Next to cost price you will now […]

How to export a sales report from your Amazon seller central account

After logging into your Amazon account, click on the menu icon at the top left-hand corner of the page.  Scroll down and select “Reports”. Click on “Fulfillment” Under “Sales” select “Show more”. Select “All Orders” Under “Event date” select “Exact dates” and choose the date range to be exported.  Important note: in order to get […]

How to update your cost price on a PO (bulk)

On the “Purchasing” page, locate the PO that you would like to change the pricing on and click the ellipses at the right side of the PO then select “Edit Details”  On the next page, click “Import from CSV” and drop the desired CSV file in the “Drop files” section below  You can also click […]

How to manually assign an Active or inactive tag to a product

Navigate to the “Products” and select the product on which you would like to assign the tag.  Click on the “Actions” button right above the product list, and select the desired tag.  For additional information about tags, please see the article below.