Create a stock location

How to create a stock location via API

To create a new stock location, send a POST request to the /api/stock_locations endpoint, passing the resource arguments in the request body.

Request

POST https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations

Arguments

Body Parameter

Type

Required

type

string

Required

attributes.name

string

Required

attributes.label_format

string

Optional, default is 'pdf'

attributes.suppress_etd

boolean

Optional

attributes.reference

string

Optional

attributes.reference_origin

string

Optional

attributes.metadata

object

Optional

relationships.address

object

Required

Example

Request
Response
Request

The following request creates a new stock location:

curl -X POST \
https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations \
-H 'Accept: application/vnd.api+json' \
-H 'Authorization: Bearer your-access-token' \
-H 'Content-Type: application/vnd.api+json' \
-d '{
"data": {
"type": "stock_locations",
"attributes": {
"name": "Primary warehouse"
},
"relationships": {
"address": {
"data": {
"type": "addresses",
"id": "QWERtyUpBa"
}
}
}
}
}'
Response

On success, the API responds with a 201 Created status code, returning the created resource object:

{
"data": {
"id": "xYZkjABcde",
"type": "stock_locations",
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde"
},
"attributes": {
"number": 1234,
"name": "Primary warehouse",
"label_format": "PDF",
"suppress_etd": false,
"created_at": "2018-01-01T12:00:00.000Z",
"updated_at": "2018-01-01T12:00:00.000Z",
"reference": "ANY-EXTERNAL-REFEFERNCE",
"reference_origin": "ANY-EXTERNAL-REFEFERNCE-ORIGIN",
"metadata": {
"foo": "bar"
}
},
"relationships": {
"address": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/relationships/address",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/address"
}
},
"inventory_stock_locations": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/relationships/inventory_stock_locations",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/inventory_stock_locations"
}
},
"inventory_return_locations": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/relationships/inventory_return_locations",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/inventory_return_locations"
}
},
"stock_items": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/relationships/stock_items",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/stock_items"
}
},
"stock_transfers": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/relationships/stock_transfers",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/stock_transfers"
}
},
"attachments": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/relationships/attachments",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/stock_locations/xYZkjABcde/attachments"
}
}
},
"meta": {
"mode": "test"
}
}
}