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Create vendor BETA

POST /v2/vendors/create

Creates a single Vendor object to represent a supplier to a seller.


Permissions
VENDOR_WRITE
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Name Description
idempotency_key
string

Required

A client-supplied, universally unique identifier (UUID) to make this CreateVendor call idempotent.

See Idempotency in the API Development 101 section for more information.

Min Length 1 Max Length 128
vendor
Vendor

The requested Vendor to be created.

Response Fields

Name Description
errors
Error [ ]

Errors encountered when the request fails.

vendor
Vendor

The successfully created Vendor object.

Examples

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POST /v2/vendors/create
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curl https://connect.squareup.com/v2/vendors/create \
  -X POST \
  -H 'Square-Version: 2022-09-21' \
  -H 'Authorization: Bearer ACCESS_TOKEN' \
  -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
  -d '{
    "idempotency_key": "8fc6a5b0-9fe8-4b46-b46b-2ef95793abbe",
    "vendor": {
      "name": "Joe'\''s Fresh Seafood",
      "address": {
        "address_line_1": "505 Electric Ave",
        "address_line_2": "Suite 600",
        "locality": "New York",
        "administrative_district_level_1": "NY",
        "postal_code": "10003",
        "country": "US"
      },
      "contacts": [
        {
          "name": "Joe Burrow",
          "email_address": "joe@joesfreshseafood.com",
          "phone_number": "1-212-555-4250"
        }
      ],
      "account_number": "4025391",
      "note": "a vendor"
    }
  }'
Response JSON
{
  "vendor": {
    "id": "INV_V_JDKYHBWT1D4F8MFH63DBMEN8Y4",
    "created_at": "2022-03-16T10:21:54.859Z",
    "updated_at": "2022-03-16T10:21:54.859Z",
    "name": "Joe's Fresh Seafood",
    "address": {
      "address_line_1": "505 Electric Ave",
      "address_line_2": "Suite 600",
      "locality": "New York",
      "administrative_district_level_1": "NY",
      "postal_code": "10003",
      "country": "US"
    },
    "contacts": [
      {
        "id": "INV_VC_FMCYHBWT1TPL8MFH52PBMEN92A",
        "name": "Joe Burrow",
        "email_address": "joe@joesfreshseafood.com",
        "phone_number": "1-212-555-4250"
      }
    ],
    "account_number": "4025391",
    "note": "a vendor",
    "version": 1,
    "status": "ACTIVE"
  },
  "errors": []
}