Copying promotions

You can create duplicate promotions in order to quickly create similar promotions. After you copy a promotion, you must give the copied promotion a new name before you save it.

About this task

WebSphere Commerce EnterpriseIf you are using the extended sites model and are currently in the extended site store, you can add a promotion that belongs to the asset store by copying a current asset store promotion. When you copy the promotion that you inherit from your asset store to the extended store, the copied promotion becomes local to the store, not inherited.


  1. Open the Promotions tool.
  2. Find the promotion that you want to copy.
  3. Right-click the promotion that you want to copy. Then, click Copy.
  4. Right-click on the list. Then, click Paste on the menu.
  5. Rename the promotion, and change any properties as necessary.
  6. Click Save Save to save the promotion, or click Close to close the promotion editor, and return to the updated Promotions - List page.
    The promotion is displayed in the Promotions - List page, and its Status is set as Inactive.