Akeneo App for BigCommerce

Developed by Akeneo
Akeneo PIM compatibility
Enterprise Edition (SaaS) Supported
Enterprise Edition (PaaS)
Growth Edition Supported
Community Edition
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Build a strong foundation for growth on your BigCommerce platform by integrating it with Akeneo PIM. The Akeneo App for BigCommerce is a premium extension developed, maintained, and supported by Akeneo, the only preferred global PIM partner of BigCommerce.

The Akeneo App for BigCommerce allows you to seamlessly feed high-quality and emotionally resonant product information from your PIM to your eCommerce platform improving your customers' shopping experiences, increasing conversions, and reducing returns. With easy setup and powerful out-of-the-box functionality, anyone can manage it without burdening IT. It's the trusted solution to connect Akeneo PIM and BigCommerce.


App Features

Easy Configuration & Set-up

  • Easy to use configuration page within Akeneo PIM
  • Quick and straightforward set-up

Data Mapping Capabilities

  • Map your BigCommerce target data with your PIM data source
  • Two types of mapping are available to accommodate for different data structures:
    • Simple mapping
    • Complex mapping
  • Agile mapping for products and product models

Synchronization of Categories, Products & Products Variants 

  • Seamlessly import categories, products, and product variants, like colors or size variations, from Akeneo PIM to BigCommerce
  • Sync images stored in your Akeneo PIM
  • Keep your BigCommerce storefront data up-to-date by kicking-off regular syncs

Job Reporting

  • Real-time updates on the status of your imports
  • Identification of potential problems in the import with Error Reporting
  • Log descriptions are written to be easy to understand for non-technical users


*Enterprise Edition SaaS compatibility is dependent on the usage of a certain feature set with known limitations. Please reach out to your Account Manager for more information.


Release notes

May, 13th 2022

New features 

  • Add display type for product variants.
  • Add images mapping for product models.
  • Add image mapping for product variants.


March, 14th 2022

New features 

  • Transformation of the Connector into an App
  • Add a possibility to choose a destination storefront

February, 15th 2022

New features & bug fixes

  • Add a possibility to import product models & variants.
  • Add simple mapping for product variants (images are out of scope).
  • Fix synchronization history list.


February, 8th 2022

Enhancements & bug fixes

  • Add a possibility to import multiple images for each product (Out of Scope: Asset Manager media files)
  • Fix error 500 when accessing the mapping page after configuration of the connector.

February, 1st 2022

New features & enhancements

  • Add filters to product's imports (enabled/disabled status & completeness).
  • Add notification when a job is executed (Execution tab only).


January, 18th 2022

New features, enhancements & bug fixes

  • Add warning messages when mapping the mandatory fields via complex mapping.
  • Disable configuration and mapping pages when the import is in progress.
  • UI changes: transform Filters tab into pop-in.
  • Fix configuration saving if the currency is not set up.
  • Fix outdated translations files.

November 2021

Initial release 

  • Set up Akeneo & BigCommerce API
  • Set up of the Main App configuration
  • Simple and complex mapping of the simple products
  • Full & differential import of the categories & products
  • Jobs history
  • Functional logs available directly in the connector 


For any remaining questions, please have a look at our Help Center to learn more about the App, and find a handful of tips to configure the settings of your App properly.