The Utility APIs allow you to search for all Walmart item departments, all categories within a department, or retrieve the taxonomy of categories per Feed type.
- GET All Departments API – Search for all Walmart item departments and department IDs. Use this for Insights about item best sellers.
- GET All Categories API – Search for all Walmart item categories within a department. Use this to fine-tune your best seller searches within a department.
- GET Taxonomy by spec API – Get the item category and sub-category taxonomy for any given Item spec you specify by
version. Use this API to determine which category to best position your product. You can also find similar products under the same subcategory to improve your product organization and placement on Walmart.com.
Get Insights about top-trending Items
To use the Department and Category APIs for insights, see Get all top trending items.
Get Insights about why items go unpublished
To find out the reasons why items go unpublished, see Get unpublished item insights.