The best suppliers for your PrestaShop shop can often determine your strategy for selling products to your customer base. This can be a regional shop decision, or simply one based on your sales projections for all of your stores.  Use the best suppliers report to help you determine how to best improve your store's bottom line.  The following article explains the data presented by the best suppliers

Viewing the Best Suppliers Statistics Report in PrestaShop 1.5

  1. Log in to the PrestaShop Admin Dashboard as an Administrator
  2. Hover over the end of the menu bar to the right where it is labeled "STATS". Click on STATS when it appears in the drop-down menu.
  3. When you see the main STATS screen appear, go to the left-hand column labeled NAVIGATION, then click on BEST SUPPLIERS.  You will see a report similar to the one below:

    prestashop15-stats-bestsuppliers

    Definition of each column for the table is defined below:
    Name name of the supplier
    Quantity Sold inventory sold from the supplier
    Total Paid total amount in sales per default currency

    Time-based Filtering
    prestashop15-stats-filters-timebased

    At the top of the report is the option to filter the results of the report by time.  Specifically,  the buttons work like this:

    DAY Selects present calendar day
    MONTH Selects present month
    YEAR Selects present year
    DAY-1 Brings the report back one day
    MONTH-1 Brings the report back one month
    YEAR-1 Brings the report back one year


    Each time you click on these buttons, the data in the date range section will change to match what you have selected.

    For specific dates or date ranges, simply click in the FROM field and then type in the date format of YEAR (YYYY)-MONTH(MM)-DAY(DD) and then click in the TO field to enter the end date.

  4. Click on the SAVE button in order to save your filtering settings.  

Explanation and Summary of Data

The best suppliers statistics helps you identify different trends.  These trends include how well your suppliers are keeping up with demand and if products are selling from one supplier over another.  They can also identify your customer's choices in terms of products only available from regional suppliers.   Look at your supply reports in order to keep track of your inventory, you customer demand, and the products as they sell (or do not sell) from your suppliers.

Time-based Filtering
prestashop15-stats-filters-timebased

At the top of the report is the option to filter the results of the report by time.  Specifically,  the buttons work like this:

DAY Selects present calendar day
MONTH Selects present month
YEAR Selects present year
DAY-1 Brings the report back one day
MONTH-1 Brings the report back one month
YEAR-1 Brings the report back one year


Each time you click on these buttons, the data in the date range section will change to match what you have selected.

For specific dates or date ranges, simply click in the FROM field and then type in the date format of YEAR (YYYY)-MONTH(MM)-DAY(DD) and then click in the TO field to enter the end date.

Did you find this article helpful?

We value your feedback!

Why was this article not helpful? (Check all that apply)
The article is too difficult or too technical to follow.
There is a step or detail missing from the instructions.
The information is incorrect or out-of-date.
It does not resolve the question/problem I have.
How did you find this article?
Please tell us how we can improve this article:
Email Address
Name

new! - Enter your name and email address above and we will post your feedback in the comments on this page!

Did you find this article helpful?

Post a Comment

Name:
Email Address:
Phone Number:
Comment:
Submit

Please note: Your name and comment will be displayed, but we will not show your email address.

Related Questions

Here are a few questions related to this article that our customers have asked:
Ooops! It looks like there are no questions about this page.
Would you like to ask a question about this page? If so, click the button below!

Help Center Search

Current Customers

Email: support@WebHostingHub.com Ticket: Submit a Support Ticket
Call: 877-595-4HUB (4482)
757-416-6627 (Intl.)
Chat: Click To Chat Now

Ask the Community

Get help with your questions from our community of like-minded hosting users and Web Hosting Hub Staff.

Not a Customer?

Get web hosting from a company that is here to help.