Can I bulk import categories?
Category import/export system
We have a category import/export system. Please follow the instructions in this help guide to find out how to use the feature.
Creating categories through the product import system
You can also create categories (and include category structures) as part of a product import.
To do so, you just need to include the new categories in the 'category' columns of your product import.
You can state category structures by including the full category structure in the import
For example, for a category structure of
You would write
Ladies Clothing > Dresses > Party Dresses
in the category column of your import file.