Vaimo PIM Connector for Akeneo

With the push of a button, the connector converts your Akeneo PIM data model into a commercetools project where product data will be available within minutes. The Akeneo to commercetools Connector is ready-to-use for your storefront, social media, dashboards and any applications in your existing and future composable landscape.
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Akeneo is a global leader in Product Experience Management (PXM) helping businesses with products to unlock growth opportunities by delivering a consistent and compelling product experience across all channels, including eCommerce, mobile, print, points of sale and beyond. With its open platform, leading PIM, add-ons, connectors and marketplace, Akeneo PXM Studio dramatically improves product data quality and accuracy, simplifies catalog management, and accelerates the sharing of product information across channels and locales.

Main Features

  • Advanced omnichannel catalog management capabilities

  • Actionable product data quality intelligence and insights

  • Extensive set of options for connectivity and integration

  • Streamlined onboarding of suppliers’ product data

  • Secure sharing of product information with key stakeholders

  • Open and scalable platform

  • Supports multiple languages and locales

  • SaaS and PaaS deployment options

PIM at the Core of PXM

Akeneo’s open PIM and PXM platform create a centralized hub and a unique source of truth for all product information including technical specifications, usage data, and rich media. This dramatically improves product data quality and accuracy, while simplifying and accelerating omnichannel product catalog management.

It provides the scalable infrastructure companies need to cost-effectively expand their product assortments, reach more markets, take advantage of new sales channels, and ultimately deliver incredible product experiences wherever their customers shop.

Description of the Integration

  • Leverage the easy to use UI and automation in Akeneo to populate large and complex product catalogs quickly and easily--directly sync these to Commercetools as Product types, Products, categories, and attributes.

  • Use localization features in Akeneo for conversion of measurements or translation of content to be passed to each store front in the Commercetools environment allowing you to easily expand where you can sell your products around the world.

  • Save time and effort by bulk updating or using multi-select features in Akeneo and then populate those changes in Commercetools.

  • Tailor the way product data is passed to sales channels to suit their specific requirements using Akeneo’s channels feature. 

  • Set up specific user roles down to a category level, and set approval flows and processes in order to protect the integrity of ecommerce environments and prevent costly errors.

  • Gain actionable insights into the quality of product data and where it needs to be improved to boost conversions on Commercetools sites and any other sales channels.

  • Take data from any source including other ecommerce platforms, enrich it in Akeneo and then publish directly to Commercetools to make replatforming simple and to get the site to market faster.