I am using magento ver1.9.2 and GPMD.

I would love to ask that how to show related products on GPMD theme.I was able to show it when I use default one.However I cannot now.

I think I should put or rename some files.Do you have some tips or know how to do?I want to know it.That would be so helpful to me.

  • where do you want to display related product?
    – Piyush
    Nov 25, 2016 at 10:01
  • I just noticed this comment now. Well,I would love to display under the compare list.
    – Shota
    Nov 28, 2016 at 5:23

2 Answers 2


If you want to display related products in Product view page Try adding

<block type="catalog/product_list_related" name="catalog.product.related" as="related" template="catalog/product/list/related.phtml"/>

under the

<block type="catalog/product_view" name="product.info" template="catalog/product/view.phtml">

like below in the catalog.xml

<reference name="content">
        <block type="catalog/product_view" name="product.info" template="catalog/product/view.phtml">
            <block type="catalog/product_list_related" name="catalog.product.related" as="related" template="catalog/product/list/related.phtml"/>

and in your themes product view.phtml

add code

<?php echo $this->getChildHtml('catalog.product.related') ?>

where you want to display related products

  • Hello Piyush, Could you please tell me more?I could find "catalog.xml" and add the 1st one under the 2nd one. Then should I add the 3rd one in "view.phtml"?And where should I put 4th one in? Anyways thanks for giving tips,your tips would help me.
    – Shota
    Nov 28, 2016 at 1:44
  • I'm sorry but I misunderstood, I should add first one under the second one.And then,I should add 4th one in "view.phtml".Right? But it does not exist in products page..
    – Shota
    Nov 28, 2016 at 3:03
  • check if product has related products assigned or not?
    – Piyush
    Nov 28, 2016 at 5:54
  • Yes,already have done it.
    – Shota
    Nov 28, 2016 at 6:22
  • Where should I put "<?php echo $this->getChildHtml('catalog.product.related') ?>" in "view.phtml"?
    – Shota
    Nov 28, 2016 at 6:24

No idea about this theme coding.

But below code you can add wherever you want to show related products of the product. Here $_product is the product you want to show related products.

$related_products = Mage::getModel('catalog/product')
     foreach($related_prods as $related){
      echo $related->getName(); 
  • Thank you for giving a tip,Akhil. Should I add it in just a phtml file?
    – Shota
    Nov 28, 2016 at 1:48
  • Yes & be sure to replace $_product with your product object. Nov 29, 2016 at 9:08
  • Which files should I put it in?
    – Shota
    Nov 30, 2016 at 0:29
  • In GPMD theme if want to show in product page then put in: /app/design/frontend/YOUR_THEME/template/catalog/product/view.phtml & later move this code where design looks fine. Development UI experience will be required. If helps feel free to upvote the answer :) Nov 30, 2016 at 9:30
  • I just put it there.However it shows just code like $related_products =.....
    – Shota
    Dec 1, 2016 at 0:36

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