ProductVolumeDiscountsFind Endpoint


Sometimes you just need to find a volume discount to do something unique with it.  This endpoint allows you to find a specific volume discount for a product in your store.


The following pre-requisites will be necessary to accomplish the goals of this article:

  • General understanding of REST and API’s
  • Understanding of C# and/or JavaScript
  • Visual Studio 2012 or newer

Getting Started

You should already have a project open and ready to accept code to allow you to use this REST API endpoint.  You should also have one or more product volume discounts created so that you can successfully find one.


This REST API endpoint allows you to find a product volume discount in your store. 

Example URL

This is what the REST endpoint will look like if you are calling it using JavaScript.  See our REST API URL documentation for more information.[BVIN]

BVIN is the product volume discount ID as described in the parameters below.

HTTP Method



Parameter Description
bvin This is the unique ID of the product volume discount that you wish to find


If successful, this endpoint will return a populated ProductVolumeDiscountDTO object in JSON format.  Otherwise, you should have one or more errors returned.  

Example Code

The following code will allow you to successfully call this endpoint, provided that you have enabled it.

Project References

  • Hotcakes.CommerceDTO

Import Namespaces

  • Hotcakes.CommerceDTO.v1
  • Hotcakes.CommerceDTO.v1.Catalog
  • Hotcakes.CommerceDTO.v1.Client


string url = "";
string key = "YOUR-API-KEY";

Api proxy = new Api(url, key);

// specify the product volume discount ID to find
var discountId = "4bf08be8-a4c1-4c98-a10f-5dada713d5c8";

// call the API to find the product volume discount
ApiResponse<ProductVolumeDiscountDTO> response = proxy.ProductVolumeDiscountsFind(discountId);
// your domain name
var url = ""; 
// the path where the API is
var apiPath = "/DesktopModules/Hotcakes/API/rest/v1/";  
// endpoint as shown in the documentation
var endPoint = "productvolumediscounts";  
// get this from the store admin
var apiKey = "YOUR-API-KEY";

$(document).ready(function() {

    // specify the product volume discount ID to find
    var discountId = "4bf08be8-a4c1-4c98-a10f-5dada713d5c8";

    // call the API to find the product volume discount
        dataType: "json",
        url: url + apiPath + endPoint + "/" + discountId + "?key=" + apiKey,
        type: 'GET',
        success: function (data) {
            // do something
        error: function (jqXHR, textStatus) {
           // do something else


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