One of the great features of the PrestaShop e-commerce platform is the ability to create and manage multiple stores within one installation. In this tutorial, we will guide you to how to setup Multi-store in PrestaShop 1.7.

Please follow the steps below to create and manage Multi-store in PrestaShop 1.7.

Log-in to your PrestaShop Back-Office.

Go to: Preferences > General

Find the Enable Multistore option. Just switch it to Yes and don’t forget to press Save button.


Now, You’ll find a new Multistore option in the Advanced Parameters menu, Click on it.


In the upper right corner please find the Add a new shop button and click on it to create new Multistore group.


You’ll be taken to a new screen to add the new shop details.


  • Shop Name – Add your new shop name here.
  • Shop group – Choose shop group for new shop.
  • Category root – You can either use the same root or use any category of the catalog as its root.
  • Associated categories – Choose which categories you want to associate with your new shop from default store.
  • Theme – You can choose any of the available themes as the theme for this new shop.
  • Now click the Save button.

Another section is Import data from another shop, where you need to choose which data and from which store you want to import.


  • Import data – Switch it to Yes in case you want to Import Date from the main shop.
  • Choose the source shop – Choose from which of the existing shops you want to import that data.
  • Choose data to import – Select what kind of data you want to import from the source shop.
  • Now click the Save button.

You’ll find a new shop in the list of shops, Click on Click here to set a URL for this shop it.


Here, you’ll need to specify a new URL for this new shop. Click the Save button, after you’ll be able to manage it

We hope this tutorial will be helpful for you.