Removing the shipping location option

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Some products have the option of choosing where they want to get product from, even after I edit the options, the option of shipping from the United States remains, I'd love to know how to change it to make it look like the second picture.

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Hi, @arad314!

 

Julie, here from Shopify Support.

 

Are you sourcing your products from Oberlo? If so, the "Ships From" options are typically imported from Oberlo as variants. While the "Ships From" variants can technically be removed from the product by deleting the variants within the Products section of Shopify, at least one variant has to be left in that section in order for the product to remain in sync with Oberlo.

 

In your case, if you'd like to sell the product that ships from the United States, then you'll just need to delete the variant for the other "Ships From" location(s). This will leave you with one variant option, which would be the one that ships from the United States and this variant will still be in sync with Oberlo. However, if you don't want your customers to see where the items are shipped from, you can change "Ships From" variant values. For example, you can change the title of the variant from "Ships from" to "Collection", and the option "United States" to "2019". This is a great workaround for removing the" Ships From" variant while still ensuring that your products are in sync. 

 

Oberlo also has a help doc on how to remove the "Ships From" option I recommend checking out. This help doc includes a few screenshots and further explains how you can use this workaround by editing your product variants.

 

Let me know if you have any further questions.

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Sorry for Resurecting the thread,

 

in your case, if you'd like to sell the product that ships from the United States, then you'll just need to delete the variant for the other "Ships From" location(s). This will leave you with one variant option, which would be the one that ships from the United States and this variant will still be in sync with Oberlo. However, if you don't want your customers to see where the items are shipped from, you can change "Ships From" variant values. For example, you can change the title of the variant from "Ships from" to "Collection", and the option "United States" to "2019". This is a great workaround for removing the" Ships From" variant while still ensuring that your products are in sync.

is this per-product or all products?

if per-product can it be done in bulk?

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Hey, Ben! No need to apologize; I'm always happy to help. 

 

If you have several products with multiple "Ships From" options, then the process outlined above will need to be done for each product. You can choose to delete these variants in bulk, however, but just keep in mind that at least one variant has to be left in that section in order for the product to remain in sync with Oberlo. 

 

While it's possible to delete variants in bulk, editing product options and editing variant details needs to be done on a per-product level. This can be pretty time consuming if you have a lot of products, so instead, you could choose to export your products as a CSV file, make the appropriate edits, then import the products once again. Alternatively, apps like Bulk Product Editor & Sync or Bulk Product Edit & CSV Import will also allow you to delete and edit variants in bulk. 

 

Do you have a lot of products with multiple "Ships From" variants that you are wanting to delete? If you are deleting the other variants, do you plan on also renaming the remaining variant?

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