How do I find items/products to shop for?

From your retail dashboard, there are two ways you can find items or products from suppliers on the FoodByUs Marketplace who deliver to your area: 

  1. via Search; and
  2. via My Suppliers

To find items/ products via Search:

Step 1: Launch your FoodByUs sign-in page.

Step 2: Enter your FoodByUs registered e-mail address and password, then click on SIGN IN.

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Step
3: From your dashboard, click on Search.

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Step
4: Enter the suburb or the postcode of your FoodByUs registered address.

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Then click on your registered location to confirm.

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Step
5: On the Marketplace page, pick a category where you might find the item/ product you’re looking for; for instance, eggs. Click on Dairy & Eggs.

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This will take you to a list of suppliers who deliver to your location.

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Step
6: Click on the supplier you’d like to shop from.


Or, type the name of the item/ product you’re looking for in the Search box, to filter the suppliers who are selling it.

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Step 7:
Add your chosen product directly to your cart.

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Or, click on the item to launch its product page.

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Take note of the supplier’s minimum order requirements and delivery details.

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If you’d like to proceed, add the item to your cart or keep shopping at the supplier’s storefront by clicking on the supplier’s name in blue.

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NOTE: You may shop from different suppliers.

 



Step 8:
At the supplier’s storefront, click on an item’s Add button to start adding items you’d like to buy to your cart.

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Scroll down and hit Next to see other items on the next page.

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Step 9: Or, find an item faster by typing its name in the search box. Be generic, to yield more search results.

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For example:

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To find items/ products via My Suppliers:

Follow Steps 1 and 2 above, if you aren’t logged in yet.

Step 3: From your dashboard, click on My Suppliers.

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Step 4:
Choose the supplier with whom you’d like to place an order, then hit New Order.

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Step
5: At the supplier’s storefront, double-check that the suburb and the postcode reflect those in your FBU-registered address, to ensure your order’s delivery.

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If not, click on the tag and enter your registered suburb or postcode. Then confirm these by clicking on your registered location from the dropdown options.

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The location tag should now reflect your correct suburb and postcode.

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Step 6:
Click on an item’s Add button to start adding items to your cart.

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Scroll down and hit Next to see other items on the next page.

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Or find an item faster by searching for it.

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For example:

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You may also save your favorite items or those you plan to buy repeatedly by clicking on the heart beside an item’s Add button

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Hearted items are saved to your Pantry List similar to a Wish List.

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Use the Pantry List feature to save you time in finding items, especially if the supplier you’re buying from has hundreds of products in their store.