There are many reasons to export item and variation data. For example, you might want to:
transmit your item and variation data to marketplaces.
export a CSV file containing your product data. Then revise the file and import it again.
This page introduces the tools for doing so. Click on the links to read more comprehensive information about the tools.
Use catalogues to export variation data to markets and other sales channels. Currently, you can use catalogues to transfer data to the markets REWE, Etsy, Metro and OTTO Market.
Catalogues are used to prepare variation data for exporting them to a sales channel.
Do you want to export a CSV file containing your product data? Afterwards, you can e.g. revise the file and import it again. Item data is exported in two steps:
First you’ll use the FormatDesigner to create so-called data formats. In other words, you’ll decide which data should be exported.
In a second step, you’ll use the Elastic Export tool to export the data format that you just created.