So I imported this cute usb light from aliexpress thru oberlo and went ahead and wrote the product description added pictures to the listing and so on. And then I messaged the supplier on aliexpress i get this feeling that they are not a reliable source. Fortunately there are other suppliers selling the exact same product on aliexpress. In this case how can I replace the source supplier without re doing my product listing? Thanks in advance!
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Thank you for reaching out with your question. This is something that can happen quite frequently, as sometimes a supplier might even stop stocking a product altogether, but if you're using Oberlo you can easily work around this.
Oberlo offer a guide here that details this process: How to Order the Product from a Different Supplier. This guide includes step-by-step instructions as well as a video that shows you how this works. What this process effectively does is replace the AliExpress product linked to the Shopify product, meaning you can link a similar or the same product from a different supplier to an existing product within Shopify without having to relist everything again.
This guide should help, but if you run into any issues please let me know!
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