Connect your Walmart Marketplace store to ShipStation to import your Walmart store orders and manage your shipping, tracking, and orders in a single platform.
An active seller account on Walmart Marketplace. Click here to begin the approval process to sell on the Walmart Marketplace.
Order Import Requirements:
Include a Ship To address.
Include items which need to be shipped.
Follow the steps below to connect your Walmart seller account to ShipStation:
Login to your Walmart Seller Center here.
Click on the General Settings gear icon in the upper right and select Consumer IDs & Secret Keys.
Generate a Private Key, then copy the Private Key and Consumer ID.
Save your Private Key in a secure location, as you'll need this for any other third party services you want to connect to Walmart. Once you close the modal, you will not be able to view the Private Key again. You can generate a new key, but it can take up to 24 hours for a new key to become active.
Select the Walmart tile.
Enter your Consumer ID and Private Key in the corresponding fields.
After you've completed the above steps, your store will be connected to ShipStation. You'll be taken to the store's Settings page to adjust the store-specific settings like branding, notification preferences, and product handling.
ShipStation's integration to Walmart supports for the following standard features:
Common ShipStation Features
Sent with Shipment Update
ShipStation's integration to Walmart allows for the following additional features:
If an order is not already acknowledged, ShipStation will attempt to acknowledge the order when it is imported.
Here are some things you should keep in mind about ShipStation's integration with Walmart:
ShipStation will not create new orders if all the products in the order are already Shipped or Cancelled.
ShipStation is not able to send emails for Walmart orders. All customer notifications will be handled by Walmart.
Due to Walmart's order acknowledgement requirements, the Auto-Update feature is always enabled for Walmart stores and cannot be disabled.
A freshly generated Private Key from Walmart may take up to 24 hours before it can be used by third party services like ShipStation.
Every individual item in a Walmart order has it's own unique Line Item ID value which must be included when notifying Walmart of the shipment. If a customer orders multiples of the same item, the item will appear multiple times in ShipStation each with a quantity of 1.