What is Cin7 Connector?
Cin7 Connector is a Looker Studio connector that helps to connect Looker Studio with Cin7 and use it as a data source in Looker Studio.
Cin7 Connector turns your data into informative dashboards and reports that are easy to read, easy to share, and fully customizable.
What is Cin7?
Cin7 is a software-as-a-service (Saas) company headquartered in Auckland, with offices in Denver, Colorado. Cin7’s cloud-based inventory management solution helps multichannel retail and wholesale brands grow their business and scale to international markets. With real-time visibility, extensive integration, automation and reporting for efficient inventory control across the supply chain, Cin7 stands for “Connected Inventory.
How does it work?
Step 1: Choose “Cin7” connector from Google Looker Studio Partner Gallery
Step 2: Click on the 'AUTHORIZE' button for authorizing your Google account.
Step 3: Once you are authorized to google account, then you need to authorize for third-party service. In this case, Cin7.
Step 4: Enter your Cin7 username and token to authorize your Cin7 account.
How to get a Username and Token?
- Go to General Settings, in that select Integrations and API option
- You will find API v1 option there, select API v1 option
You will get a Username there.
To get an API key or token, Click the Regenerate Key option. Use this key as a Token.
Step 5: Choose the Object you want to use.
Step 6: Click on the 'Connect' button.
Step 7: The available fields from the Object are listed.
Step 8: Use this as a data source and continue normally with designing your report in Looker Studio.
Step 9: Click on the 'Create Report' button.
Step 10: You can customize the dashboard as you want.
Cin7 - Looker Studio Dashboard
An example of a dashboard created in Looker Studio with Cin7 Data Connector.