Sort order is used to manage sequence of product, as per your requirement.

By default product list show in “alphabetical order”, but if you have some products which are important and want to show first, then sort order is useful for you.

Below are the products and their sort order.

Products Sort Order
Broccoli 3
Collard Greens 1
Rice 8

If configuration is on, then product list will display products according to the sort order no. assigned as given below:

Collard greens