Official stores

Some selected users are part of MercadoLibre Official Stores, and have one or more brands under the same user. If you want to become part of MercadoLibre Official Stores, you’ll have to communicate with a commercial adviser. If you’re part of Official Stores already, follow this tutorial to learn the basic of how to work with this user type.

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Obtain your brands Ids

This resource retrieves brands associated to an user_id. There can be more than one per user. The official_store_id attribute identifies a store.
Example:

curl -X GET https://api.mercadolibre.com/users/{User_id}/brands

Response:

{
  "cust_id": 12345678,
  "tags": [
	"large_seller",
	"user_info_verified",
	"brand"
  ],
  "brands": [
	{
  	"tags": [
    	"girls",
    	"female"
  	],
  	"official_store_id": 16,
  	"categories_ids": [
    	"MLA1430"
  	],
  	"fantasy_name": "47 Street",
  	"site_id": "MLA",
  	"status": "active",
  	"name": "47 Street",
  	"pictures": [
    	{
      	"id": 104,
      	"name": "big_logo",
      	"secure_url": null,
      	"url": "http://static.mlstatic.com/org-img/apparel/images/47street/149254178-logo-g2.jpg",
      	"size": "174x164"
    	},
    	{},
    	{},
    	{},
    	{},
    	{}
  	],
  	"relevance_position": 50
	},
	{},
	{},
	{},
	{}
  ],
  "site_id": "MLA",
  "user_type": "brand"
}

Obtain all information about a specific brand

To get information about a specific brand, you can make the call to the brand_id you want to know about like in the example that follows:
Example:

curl -X GET https://api.mercadolibre.com/users/58715193/brands/133

Response:

{
  "tags": [
	"home",
	"standout"
  ],
  "official_store_id": 133,
  "categories_ids": [
	"MLA1403"
  ],
  "fantasy_name": "Bodega Lanzarini",
  "users": [
	{
  	"cust_id": 58715193,
  	"tags": [
    	"eshop",
    	"large_seller",
    	"user_info_verified",
    	"brand"
  	],
  	"site_id": "MLA",
  	"user_type": "brand"
	}
  ],
  "site_id": "MLA",
  "status": "active",
  "name": "Bodega Lanzarini",
  "date_created": "2014-08-04T04:00:00.000Z",
  "pictures": [
	{
  	"id": 632,
  	"name": "big_logo",
  	"secure_url": null,
  	"url": "http://static.mlstatic.com/org-img/apparel/images/bodegalanzarini/58715193-logo-g.jpg",
  	"size": "174x164"
	},
	{
  	"id": 2474,
  	"name": "facebook_logo",
  	"secure_url": null,
  	"url": "http://static.mlstatic.com/org-img/apparel/images/mla-fb/58715193-logo-fb.jpg",
  	"size": "1600x750"
	},
	{
  	"id": 9428,
      "name": "home_app",
  	"secure_url": null,
  	"url": "http://static.mlstatic.com/org-img/apparel/bkg_apps/58715193-bkg.jpg",
  	"size": "270x155"
	},
	{
  	"id": 634,
  	"name": "logo",
  	"secure_url": null,
  	"url": "http://static.mlstatic.com/org-img/apparel/images/bodegalanzarini/58715193-logo-home.jpg",
  	"size": "160x80"
	},
	{
      "id": 633,
  	"name": "logo_landing",
  	"secure_url": null,
  	"url": "http://static.mlstatic.com/org-img/apparel/images/bodegalanzarini/58715193-logo-home.jpg",
  	"size": "160x80"
	},
	{
  	"id": 631,
  	"name": "background",
  	"secure_url": null,
  	"url": "http://static.mlstatic.com/org-img/apparel/images/bodegalanzarini/58715193-bkg.jpg",
  	"size": "1600x750"
	},
	{
  	"id": 635,
  	"name": "small_logo",
  	"secure_url": null,
  	"url": "http://static.mlstatic.com/org-img/apparel/images/bodegalanzarini/58715193-logo-ch2.jpg",
  	"size": "96x70"
	}
  ],
  "boost": {
	"is_active": false,
	"last_update": "2015-08-17T20:55:12.000Z"
  },
  "relevance_position": 69
}

Great! You already know the brand_id associated to your user to send every time you want to list an item.

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