How to Delete Products and Variants in Shopify

Variants are useful for those who want a more customized experience in their purchases. You can easily delete product variant images in Shopify if you no longer offer an item, for example.

Let’s get to it.

Delete a variant

Step #1: Go to your Shopify admin and click “Products

Step #2: Then click “Product List

Step #3: Click the product name to open it

Step #4: Scroll to the “Variants” section and select the delete button for the variant you want to delete

Step #5: A confirmation pop-up window will follow and you will need to click “Delete” to verify your action

Note: If you wish to delete multiple or bulk variants just tick the box on the uppermost of the variants and and click “Actions” then “Delete Actions” then confirm “Delete” as the dialog box for confirmation pops out.

Delete a Product

Step #1: Choose a product with no variants and click the product name to open it

Step #2: Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click “Delete this product

Step #3: A confirmation pop-up window will follow and you will need to click “Delete” to verify your action

Note: You are also given the option to select multiple variants through the “bulk action” feature. This allows you to perform multiple actions including adding variant images. Editing and organizing products and their variants can give a customer a great experience with your store.