Magento Integration with Lightspeed Retail POS
Use Sku IQ to sync inventory, orders, and customers between Magento and your Lightspeed Retail Point of Sale. Connected in just minutes, you’ll be able to start managing your in-store and online business as one! Learn which product fields sync between Magento and Lightspeed Retail, as well as the order information syncing fields. Read more in the frequently asked questions below.
Seamlessly integrate your Magento products with Lightspeed Retail including:
- Color / Shade
- Price / Special Price / Cost
- SKU / UPC
- Description (Title)
- Color / Shade
- Default Cost / Price / MSRP
- System SKU / Custom SKU / UPC
Easily sync your Magento order information directly into Lightspeed Retail including:
- Order #
- Discount Amount
- Sale ID
- Discount Amount
Sync more than quantities
Push your Magento orders directly into Lightspeed Retail for bookkeeping. Change a UPC online and have it sync to Lightspeed Retail. And more.
Consolidated sales dashboard
See your Magento and Lightspeed Retail sales together as they happen through one consolidated sales dashboard. Get actionable analytics like your top selling products online and in-store, top customers, sell through reports and more!
Unified inventory data
Sell more online and push products from Lightspeed Retail to Magento with a click of a button. Get 100% of your SKUs online while avoiding double data entry. Sku IQ’s intuitive dashboard lets you manage all of your SKUs, online and in-store, from one spot. As items sell in-store, they will be deducted from Magento, and vice versa. Eliminate nightly reconciliations and inaccurate sales.
Turn your stores into distribution centers
Combine quantities from multiple locations and send the quantities into Magento. See your inventory levels, sales, and customers by shop or consolidated in one view. With Sku IQ’s fulfillment dashboard, flag which physical store fulfilled online orders and funnel orders into the appropriate POS account.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q) How quick is the setup?
A) Sku IQ integrates out of the box with Magento and Lightspeed Retail and only takes minutes. No system disruptions or additional hardware required.
Q) What versions of Magento are compatible with Sku IQ?
A) Sku IQ is compatible with Magento 1.x and below. Magento 2.0 is not yet compatible. To receive updates on Sku IQ’s integration with Magento 2.0, please join our waitlist.
Q) How often does the syncing occur?
A) Magento syncs in real-time. Lightspeed Retail syncs every 30 minutes. The sync time for Lightspeed Retail can be increased down to 20 or 10 minutes but may hit the Lightspeed API limit sooner and is not recommended depending on the amount of sales made in-store per an hour.
Q) Will all products be imported?
A) All products will be imported into Sku IQ but not all products need to be synced between Lightspeed Retail and Magento. Once in Sku IQ, you will be able to select which products are synced.
Q) When connected to Magento and Lightspeed Retail, will the inventories be linked right away?
A) No, your Lightspeed Retail inventory will import separately from your Magento inventory and will not be combined automatically.
Q) Will changes to the Lightspeed Retail product data be synced to my Magento website?
A) If you update a product in Lightspeed Retail that is linked to a product in Magento, it will sync the changes to Magento. By default, the only field that will be overwritten from Lightspeed Retail to Magento is the quantity. Additional field syncing is available in your settings.
Q) Can I connect multiple Lightspeed Retail locations to Sku IQ? Do the quantities get combined and sent to Magento?
A) If there are multiple locations in your Lightspeed Retail point of sale, you will need to select if you would like to connect to one or multiple locations during setup. Once this is set up, the specified location quantities will send down to Magento.
Q) If Sku IQ is connected to multiple locations in Lightspeed Retail and a product is sold in Magento, how does it know which location to deduct the quantity from?
A) If connected to multiple locations and something sells in Magento, you will have the choice to (1) always deduct all Magento sales from the same Lightspeed Retail location, or (2) manually select the Lightspeed Retail location on a order by order basis.