Tag: Google Shopping

Jun152016

More Google Shopping Changes

Hot on the trail of merchants being required to update their barcodes due to last month’s GTIN Enforcement another set of changes have been announced by Google. This update mainly focuses on clothing retailers. The general consensus is that this will be to make way for improved filtering within Google Shopping search results and possibly… Read more »

May52016

Google Shopping GTIN Changes – All You Need to Know.

  As announced in February, Google are tightening up their polices on GTIN requirements for Google Shopping. With less than two weeks to go here are some additional important facts you need to know and please read our previous Blog regarding the announcement. You can find it here. What products are exempt? Own branded products. Products that have no… Read more »

Feb172016

Google Shopping Promotions now on Mobile

Google have now introduced Merchant Promotions to appear in mobile devices. The Merchant Promotions links will appear under the shopping Ad much like the desktop versions. When you click on the promotion a window will appear as below with full details of the offer. Don’t know what Merchant Promotions are? Merchant Promotions are an excellent… Read more »

Feb162016

Google Shopping Updating GTIN Requirements

Last year Google rolled out an update to Google Shopping, whereby products from an initial list of 50 designated major brands including Apple, Samsung and Nike must include a GTIN (Global Trade Identification Number) as assigned by the manufacturer. From 16th May 2016, this will be rolled out to include all applicable products on Google Shopping.… Read more »