Originally Posted by Eric
My query from this page /showthread.php?t=6828
was ignoring products in hidden categories. I've updated the query on that page.
Just update your functions.php file and then click the [Update Settings Only] button.
Your modification (WHERE state=1) reduced the merchant logo just on that store from 57 merchants in the sidebar, to 23 ... so, I'm guessing that did the trick!