Create API user

  1. Login to your Plentymarkets backend.
  2. Setup a user of the class API in your shop, see Plentymarkets documentation.
The username and password must not contain special characters.

Set permissions

  • The following permissions are necessary to setup in the tab Rights ยป REST-API:

  • Items
    • Attribute
      • Attribute link
        • Show attribute link
    • Item characteristic
      • Item characteristic group
        • Show item characteristic group
      • Show item characteristic
    • Item editing
      • Item image
        • Item image name
          • Show item image name
      • Show item
      • Variation
        • Barcode code
          • Show code
        • Category
          • Show category link
        • Client
          • Show client link
        • Edit attribute
          • value_set
        • Item characteristic
          • Show item characteristic
        • Price
          • Show price
        • Show variation
    • Sales price
      • Show sales price
    • Unit
      • Show unit
  • Setup
    • Property
      • Show property
      • Selection
        • Show selection

Define default prices for the export

It is necessary to define the price-ID of the price which should be shown in the webshop and the recommended retail price. Please write a mail to and tell us the correct IDs. We will setup the IDs in our backend in order to use the correct price for the visualisation, filter and sort functions.

Configuration in the Findologic Account

Please enter in your Findologic Account:

  • Export URL: This URL is set automatically. You do not have to make changes here.
  • CSV URL: If you provide the shopdata via CSV for the download, please enter the URL here. If you do not provide a CSV, please leave this field empty..
  • Export Username: Please enter the user name of the API user from your plentymarkets backend here.
  • Export Password: Please enter the password of the API user from your plentymarkets backend here.


Afterwards click the Save-button.

If you have troubles with the export please contact us at

Export of variations

Variations are merged to one product. They will only be exported if

  • at least one category is assigned.
  • there is no stock restriction or it has a stock and the stock is higher than the minimum order quantity.