The stock feature allows you to specify inventory levels for your custom products. It can be set on individual products, as well as on adjusted SKUs.
TIPS AND TRICKS
This is an advanced tool for making bulk updates to all products on the site. Sometimes you might want to update prices and stock numbers for many products across different classes. Using the import system above, this could require multiple file uploads, two per class (one for price, and one for stock). With this feature, you can update these fields for all products at once.
You can find the Master Stock/Price Import by navigating to:
Store > Products > Import Products Status > Import Master Stock/Price File
From this screen, you can generate an export of existing products for download. It's a good idea to do this, both as a backup, and to familiarize yourself with the file format. The file has four columns:
Use the form provided to upload and process your stock & price updates. Unlike the other imports, there is no staging table and no preview--changes will be applied immediately, so take care when preparing your file before uploading.