PrestaShop 1.6.x. How to set up and manage Multiple Stores

  1. In your PrestaShop admin panel go to Preferences -> General section: 
  2. Scroll down and find Enable Multistore option, set it to Yes
  3. Go to Advanced Parameters -> Multistore section: 
  4. Click Add a new shop group button at the top: 
  5. You can set the following options:
    • Shop group name – the title of the shop group.
    • Share customers – enable this option and the shops in this group will share customers.
    • Share available quantities to sell – share available quantities between shops of this group.
    • Share orders – the customer’s cart will be shared by all shops in this group if the option is enabled.
    • Status – enable/disable the shop group.

  6. You can add a new shop by clicking Add a new shop button:
  7. You can set the following options:
    • Shop name – the title of the shop.
    • Shop group – set the group of the shop.
    • Category root – the root category of your store.
    • Associated categories – assign categories to your shop.
    • Theme – select the theme for your store.

  8. In Import data from another shop section, you can select data that should be imported to the new store:
  9. Save the changes.
  10. You can set URL for your new shop now. Click on Click here to set a URL for this shop:
  11. You need to specify the Domain name, SSL domain,Physical and Virtual URL:
  12. Save the changes. Open URL and check your website now.
  13. In admin panel, select the appropriate store or store group when you perform changes in PrestaShop:

Hopefully, this tutorial was helpful for you.