Rakuten France - Add New Channel Integration

Overview
This guide is a walk-through of the steps required to integrate your Rakuten France account with Linnworks.

Table of Contents

Prerequisites

Before integrating with Linnworks, you will need the following

  1. A Rakuten France account with web services enabled
    • For assistance with enabling web services, please contact Rakuten technical support
  2. Access to an API Password, known as Tokens on Rakuten, which can be generated from your Rakuten France account page
    • Click Tokens in the list of links in the left-hand column
    • Copy the token displayed or generate a new token

Add New Channel

Quick Guide

  1. Go to Settings > Channel Integration.
  2. Click Add New, select Rakuten France, then click Next.
  3. Fill in Account Name, Username, API Password and Default Currency.
  4. Choose whether to download listings when the wizard completes.
  5. Click Finish.

Detailed Guide

  1. Go to Settings  > Channel Integration
    • In Linnworks.net go to Settings on the side bar menu and then click Channel Integration
  2. Click Add New, select Rakuten France and then click Next.
    • On the Channel Integration screen click the Add New button.
    • Select Rakuten France from the list of Channels and click Next.
  3. Fill in Account Name, Username, API Password, Default Currency and click Next
    • Account Name: Name you wish to uniquely identify the account by in Linnworks, this does not have to match any name defined on Rakuten France for the account.
    • Username: Enter your Rakuten France username.
    • API Password: Add the API Password (Token) from Rakuten France.
      • For details on generating this, please see the Prerequisites section.
    • Default Currency: Enter the default currency short code for your Rakuten France site.
      • By default, this is set to UNK which stands for "unknown".
      • For instance; enter Euros as EUR.
  4. Choose whether to download listings when the wizard completes.
  5. click Finish.

Next Steps