You have the ability to add new local brands to your site at any time, this could include a vendor that is not participating with our Vendor program or a custom in house designer that you would like to feature.


To get started login into your site's Admin. 



Add Brand


Brands are located in your Admin's main menu under Catalog > Brands. To add a new brand click the Add Brand button in the top right hand corner.




Once you're on the Add Brand form, Name your brand, add brand collateral.


Brand Attribute Guide.


Status: Active | Inactive - Used to toggle front end visibility, turn brand on/off at any time.

Name: Brand Name to be visible to your visitors.

Short name: Brand Nickname

Slug: Brand Url path, domain.com/designers/brand-slug.  Note, this must be unique for all brands and must include no special character or spaces.  "Brand Name" should be "brand-name".

Description: Html or Basic copy that describes the new brand to your customers.

Brand type: Profile | Catalog - Select Catalog to display products { How to Create New Products } or select profile to display brand details only.

URL: If you would like to link your clients back to your brand, enter brand url here - Note format must match "http://www.brandname.com".


Logo: Brand logo size should be 300 x 150 pixels as either a .jpg or transparent .png.


Banner: Brand banner size should be 1500 x 500 pixels as .jpg, transparency isn't recommended here due to file sizing.


Featured: Toggle Brand as "Featured" This will highlight the brand on your website, placement is based on your theme.

Hide Url: Disable brand URL from being visible ( Typically used to override Brands from the Thinkspace Portal )

Category: Set the Category of your Brand, ( Typically used to control Navigation Filters Based on your theme )

Alias to Another Brand: This allows you to associate all products / collections to another brand.  This is most useful when adding your own products to portal brand, in this example we could alias Local Brand A to Portal Brand A and products would appear as a single brand. 

iFrame: If your brand provided you iframe code, enter here to automatically adjust brand profile layout to accommodate the large content frame.

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Once you've entered your brand details, Save your new brand. Your new brand is now visible in the brand list.