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Searches the chain based on chain name.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Query parameters



Required. Search for a chain by its name. Exact/partial/fuzzy/related queries are supported. Examples: "walmart", "wal-mart", "walmmmart", "沃尔玛"



The maximum number of matched chains to return from this query. The default is 10. The maximum possible value is 500.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains data with the following structure:

Response message for Locations.SearchChains.

JSON representation
  "chains": [
      object (Chain)

object (Chain)

Chains that match the queried chain_display_name in SearchChainsRequest. If there are no matches, this field will be empty. Results are listed in order of relevance.

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the OAuth 2.0 Overview.