Category Associations allow administrators to determine the hierarchy of product categories as seen on a storefront. To manage category associations navigate to Admin Panel > Catalogs.

Adding a New Category Association 

  1.   Click on the catalog you wish to set up associations for.

  2. Click on the Associated Categories tab.
  3. Click + New Category Associations.

  4. Choose a category from the drop down menu.
  5. Select whether the category has a parent account. 
    • Categories without a parent will appear on the navigation bar of the storefront.
    • Categories with a parent will be shown when customers hover over the parent category on the storefront.
  6. Check Enable This Category to show this category in the selected catalog.
  7. Enter a Display Order for the category. Categories with lower display order numbers will appear on the storefront first.
  8. Click Save Changes.

  9. Click the Start Re-Index button after enabling, disabling, or updating category associations. This is a crucial step for your storefront to accurately reflect the changes you've made.