Fulfilment Centre Inventory Import

This import is specifically used for fulfilment centres and can only be created using FC Automation functionality. However, it can be configured and deleted from the Import Data screen

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Available Columns


Key Description
Compulsory This field is a compulsory requirement for import. The data must exist as a column in the CSV and be mapped to the named field.
Additional This field relies on dependent data that is a compulsory requirement for the import. If this field is included in the import then the dependent fields must also be mapped.
Forbidden When the field is included in the import, the additional named field(s) are not permitted to be mapped and included in the import. The inclusion of both fields in the same import will prevent the import from executing.


Key Column Name Column Description
Compulsory SKU

Unique identifier of the Linnworks inventory item.

Alternatively, this can contain the Fulfilment SKU as specified in the Fulfilment SKU extended property if the respective option is enabled.

Compulsory Quantity

This is the stock level for this SKU at the fulfilment centre. 

If there is no value in the CSV for a SKU's quantity that SKU will be ignored during the import

If the value supplied is negative this will be converted to zero on import as Linnworks does not support negative Stock levels


  • Only match by Fulfilment SKU: This option is disabled by default. Tick it if your Fulfilment SKU does not match Linnworks SKU.
    NB! Fulfilment SKU extended property needs to be added to the items when enabling this option.