This guide is a walk-through of the steps required to integrate your Rakuten store with Linnworks.
For full details on the features offered by this integration along with the prerequisite refer to the following guide
1. In Linnworks, go to Settings -> Channel Integration 2. Click on Add New Channel -> Select Integrate next to Rakuten 3. Enter your Account Name and other details into the Rakuten New Account Screen 4. Click Test 5. Click Create
1. Settings -> Channel Integration.
Login to Linnworks.
Select the Settings tab at the top of the screen. Fig 1.1
Select Channel Integration. Fig 1.2
Fig 1.1 Fig 1.2
2. Add New Channel -> Integrate
Click on the Add New Channel button. Fig 2.1
Click on the Integrate button next to Rakuten. Fig 2.2
Fig 2.1 Fig 2.2
3. Enter Account Credentials
The Account Name is a unique reference identifying your integration in Linnworks
The Marketplace Identifier must be entered as specified (eg for a UK store, enter 'uk' in lower case)
The Shop URL is the unique name of your Rakuten Store (you do not need to enter the whole URL here, just the part with your unique store name - e.g. MyAmazingStore from http://www.rakuten.co.uk/shop/MyAmazingStore)
The Authentication Key is provided by Rakuten
4. Test Credentials
Click Test to confirn the credentials have been entered correctly, Fig 4.1
If you receive any errors, then please contact support.
5. Create Integration
Click Create to save the settings. Fig 5.1
Once the account has been created it is important to configure how Linnworks will work with the integration, refer to the following guide to configure the integration