Rakuten - Gathering API Credentials

In order to enable API Access, the following credentials must be gathered: FTP Credentials Gathering FTP Credentials To obtain the FTP credentials: From the Rakuten Admin Dashboard, click the Technical Support link or create an e-mail to mpintegration@mail.rakuten.com Request FTP credentials. Request should include Seller... read article

Rakuten - Allowing API Access

The Application Programming Interface (API) allows for automated communication between connected systems. In order to automate fulfillment, API Access must be enabled. The following steps are required to enable API Access to Rakuten: Gathering API Credentials from Rakuten Entering API Credentials in DropStream Gathering API... read article

Rakuten - Enabling Inventory Tracking

The Rakuten integration supports Inventory Tracking. The following steps are required to enable Inventory Tracking: Provisioning the Products Preparing the File Adding the Details Uploading the Files Provisioning the Products To provision the products: Navigate to the following URL: http://www.rakuten.com/loc/Marketplace-Documents-for-New-SKU-Feeds/67031.html Click on Click here to... read article

Rakuten - Gathering Shipping Methods

Most businesses have unique shipping needs that are based on a variety of factors and limitations. Once the Merchant has decided which methods (and/or carriers) to offer, the only thing shoppers need to do is choose a method when they place their orders. As part... read article

Rakuten - Configuring SKUs

Stock keeping units (SKU) are merchant defined codes used to uniquely identify products in a warehouse. It is critical that the SKUs defined in Rakuten match exactly to the SKUs loaded into your warehouse management system. To obtain SKUs from Rakuten: Click on Manage Products>Manage... read article

Rakuten - Configuring for Automated Fulfillment

This article outlines the steps required for configuring your Rakuten integration. Steps include: Configuring Product SKUs (Stock Keeping Units) Gathering Store Shipping Methods Enabling Inventory Tracking Configuring the Product SKU Stock keeping units (SKU) are merchant defined codes used to uniquely identify products in a... read article