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Batch retrieve catalog objects

POST /v2/catalog/batch-retrieve

Returns a set of objects based on the provided ID.

Each CatalogItem returned in the set includes all of its child information including: all of its CatalogItemVariation objects, references to its CatalogModifierList objects, and the ids of any CatalogTax objects that apply to it.


Permissions
ITEMS_READ
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Name Description
object_ids
string [ ]

Required

The IDs of the CatalogObjects to be retrieved.

include_related_objects
boolean

If true, the response will include additional objects that are related to the requested objects, as follows:

If the objects field of the response contains a CatalogItem, its associated CatalogCategory objects, CatalogTax objects, CatalogImage objects and CatalogModifierLists will be returned in the related_objects field of the response. If the objects field of the response contains a CatalogItemVariation, its parent CatalogItem will be returned in the related_objects field of the response.

catalog_version
integer

Beta

The specific version of the catalog objects to be included in the response. This allows you to retrieve historical versions of objects. The specified version value is matched against the CatalogObjects' version attribute.

Response Fields

Name Description
errors
Error [ ]

Any errors that occurred during the request.

objects
CatalogObject [ ]

A list of CatalogObjects returned.

related_objects
CatalogObject [ ]

A list of CatalogObjects referenced by the object in the objects field.

Examples

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POST /v2/catalog/batch-retrieve
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curl https://connect.squareup.com/v2/catalog/batch-retrieve \
  -X POST \
  -H 'Square-Version: 2021-01-21' \
  -H 'Authorization: Bearer ACCESS_TOKEN' \
  -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
  -d '{
    "object_ids": [
      "W62UWFY35CWMYGVWK6TWJDNI",
      "AA27W3M2GGTF3H6AVPNB77CK"
    ],
    "include_related_objects": true
  }'
Response JSON
{
  "objects": [
    {
      "type": "ITEM",
      "id": "W62UWFY35CWMYGVWK6TWJDNI",
      "updated_at": "2016-11-16T22:25:24.878Z",
      "version": 1479335124878,
      "is_deleted": false,
      "present_at_all_locations": true,
      "item_data": {
        "name": "Tea",
        "description": "Hot Leaf Juice",
        "category_id": "BJNQCF2FJ6S6UIDT65ABHLRX",
        "tax_ids": [
          "HURXQOOAIC4IZSI2BEXQRYFY"
        ],
        "variations": [
          {
            "type": "ITEM_VARIATION",
            "id": "2TZFAOHWGG7PAK2QEXWYPZSP",
            "updated_at": "2016-11-16T22:25:24.878Z",
            "version": 1479335124878,
            "is_deleted": false,
            "present_at_all_locations": true,
            "item_variation_data": {
              "item_id": "W62UWFY35CWMYGVWK6TWJDNI",
              "name": "Mug",
              "ordinal": 0,
              "pricing_type": "FIXED_PRICING",
              "price_money": {
                "amount": 150,
                "currency": "USD"
              }
            }
          }
        ]
      }
    },
    {
      "type": "ITEM",
      "id": "AA27W3M2GGTF3H6AVPNB77CK",
      "updated_at": "2016-11-16T22:25:24.878Z",
      "version": 1479335124878,
      "is_deleted": false,
      "present_at_all_locations": true,
      "item_data": {
        "name": "Coffee",
        "description": "Hot Bean Juice",
        "category_id": "BJNQCF2FJ6S6UIDT65ABHLRX",
        "tax_ids": [
          "HURXQOOAIC4IZSI2BEXQRYFY"
        ],
        "variations": [
          {
            "type": "ITEM_VARIATION",
            "id": "LBTYIHNHU52WOIHWT7SNRIYH",
            "updated_at": "2016-11-16T22:25:24.878Z",
            "version": 1479335124878,
            "is_deleted": false,
            "present_at_all_locations": true,
            "item_variation_data": {
              "item_id": "AA27W3M2GGTF3H6AVPNB77CK",
              "name": "Regular",
              "ordinal": 0,
              "pricing_type": "FIXED_PRICING",
              "price_money": {
                "amount": 250,
                "currency": "USD"
              }
            }
          },
          {
            "type": "ITEM_VARIATION",
            "id": "PKYIC7HGGKW5CYVSCVDEIMHY",
            "updated_at": "2016-11-16T22:25:24.878Z",
            "version": 1479335124878,
            "is_deleted": false,
            "present_at_all_locations": true,
            "item_variation_data": {
              "item_id": "AA27W3M2GGTF3H6AVPNB77CK",
              "name": "Large",
              "ordinal": 1,
              "pricing_type": "FIXED_PRICING",
              "price_money": {
                "amount": 350,
                "currency": "USD"
              }
            }
          }
        ]
      }
    }
  ],
  "related_objects": [
    {
      "type": "CATEGORY",
      "id": "BJNQCF2FJ6S6UIDT65ABHLRX",
      "updated_at": "2016-11-16T22:25:24.878Z",
      "version": 1479335124878,
      "is_deleted": false,
      "present_at_all_locations": true,
      "category_data": {
        "name": "Beverages"
      }
    },
    {
      "type": "TAX",
      "id": "HURXQOOAIC4IZSI2BEXQRYFY",
      "updated_at": "2016-11-16T22:25:24.878Z",
      "version": 1479335124878,
      "is_deleted": false,
      "present_at_all_locations": true,
      "tax_data": {
        "name": "Sales Tax",
        "calculation_phase": "TAX_SUBTOTAL_PHASE",
        "inclusion_type": "ADDITIVE",
        "percentage": "5.0",
        "enabled": true
      }
    }
  ]
}

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