Akeneo App for BigCommerce

SaaS
Developed by Akeneo
Akeneo PIM compatibility
Enterprise Edition (SaaS) Supported
Enterprise Edition (PaaS)
Growth Edition Supported
Community Edition
BigCommerce
compatibility
Editions
SaaS
Extension type
App
More info
Extension version
SaaS
Price: Quote based

Description

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.

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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.

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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).

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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 

Documentation

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.