Tag Products As "Pre Purchase" If Any Variant Is Out Of Stock in Shopify by Using
Streamline product management by tagging products with "pre-purchase" when any variants are out of stock, automatically removing the tag upon restocking.
You can now import the ".arigato" workflow file you downloaded into the app.
- Open the Arigato Automation app in your Shopify admin.
- Visit the "Import & Export" page within the app.
- Scroll to bottom and upload your file to import the workflow.
This automation is fired every time a product is sold. It checks to see if any of the variants have been back-ordered by evaluating its inventory level. Suppose any of the variants have a stock level below zero. It adds a "pre-purchase" tag. Once restocked, the variant removes the tag.
The workflow provides an easy tool for monitoring pre-ordered items. The advises the team on the products that need restocking.
Pro tip: For the automation to work, you need to have the variant inventory policy set to continue selling when the inventory level hits zero.