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Add a substitute supplier to a product

Sometimes your current supplier will be out of stock so you won’t be able to fulfill your orders. You can prevent such a problem from happening by adding a substitute supplier to the product.


Here’s how you can achieve it.



Adding supplier

Go to DSers – Products – My Products.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Access My Products - Woo DSers

Access the Mapping Page on the product card.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Mapping Page - Woo DSers

You need to input the URL from a new AliExpress supplier you want to add here.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Import URL - Woo DSers

Go to AliExpress and copy the URL of a new supplier you want to add.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Copy AliExpress URL - Woo DSers

Paste the URL of the product you want to add to the Import box, then click on Import.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Paste URL - Woo DSers

A new AliExpress product will appear under your current one.

Then, click on Set.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Set New Product - Woo DSers

A small window will pop up. Select Second option and click OK.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Select Second Option - Woo DSers

The new product will then appear in the Substitute Ali Product column without mapping.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - New Substitute Ali Product - Woo DSers

You need to select the variations of the new supplier corresponding to your product’s variations.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Map Variations - Woo DSers

Once you finished mapping the product, don’t forget to Save!

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Save - Woo DSers

A notification will appear after you successfully saved.

Add a substitute supplier to a WooCommerce product with Woo DSers - Success Notification - Woo DSers

Now the substitute product will be used in case the main product is out of stock or unavailable.


Click here to learn more about connecting multiple suppliers to one product.

If you want to learn about Advanced mapping, you can check this article.


Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions!



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