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Getting Started with Drupal Commerce by Richard Jones

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Planning our products

The majority of the products on the site are bags of coffee beans and tea leaves in various packaging formats.

Thus, we can fully define a sellable product with the following fields:

  • Title
  • Stock Keeping Unit
  • Description
  • Price
  • Image
  • Pack size
  • Physical weight

Product entities and product displays

One of biggest points of confusion for those new to Drupal Commerce is the concept of working with product entities and associated product displays.

I will now attempt to explain the reasoning behind this concept, and I will then introduce you to some extra helper modules that make life significantly easier when it comes to working with the model.

With a base Commerce installation, when you create your products, you do not actually have an automatic ...

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