Akeneo is a Product Information Management (PIM) tool, that allows you to centralize and structurize all product data in one place, from various data sources (ERP, CRM, databases, etc.) used by your company’s departments.
Akeneo PIM is actually based on the Symfony framework, recognized as one of the best frameworks for PHP with many reusable components.
PIM is software that allows you to:
Depending on the needs of your company, the Akeneo platform is available in 3 versions:
Akeneo PIM is basically a great open-source PIM solution for anyone who has products placed in more than one place. It gives a possibility to keep the data clean and consistent. Depending on the scale of your business and your requirements you can choose either Community, Growth, or Enterprise Akeneo edition.
Akeneo is the best solution for:
Akeneo PIM is software that applies the approach of customer experience management. The solution has been designed in a way that enriches the customer journey and makes your product's pages more attractive, transparent, and rich in information.
Akeneo PIM is designed to facilitate the operation of your store, so you may focus on your business. Identifying the work to be done is not enough, your PIM must allow you to build customized automation to suit your unique workflow needs.
You do not know at what stage are the tasks of your employees? Akeneo has the Team Work Assistant module. This option shows the publication progress indicator of a given product and its current status, so you will be able to plan your next activities and allocate responsibilities to the team.
To help your business grow, Akeneo's solutions do several things for you. It controls data quality and product information dissemination for each channel. As a result, you end up with accurate, complete, and enriched product data on all of your marketing and sales channels
Due to the fact that Akeneo has a lot of solutions to make your website and products more attractive, people are more likely to buy on your website, which means fewer baskets and money lost.
Do you need to sell your products on a foreign market? Akeneo will allow you to save money on creating additional pages for different languages. Akeneo PIM is multilingual, so you can translate your data into many languages.
Except for besides entering products manually, Akeneo PIM allows you to upload them using a .xml file. Developers had used the possibility of organizing a large amount of information. Now you can search your files using Smart Rules. You will surely agree that this is a convenient solution.
The product information management type tool supports multi-channel sales and communication according to a unified pattern. This means that all information is now managed in one place. You can also give your employees different roles so that they do not have access to the entire system and work on their projects.
Akeneo Onboarder is a communication channel between wholesalers, sellers, and suppliers. Thanks to this application, you can easily find information on product availability, new products proposals, or deal with other business matters important to you.
Akeneo PIM has three editions, one of them is dedicated to the community, also known as
a Community edition, which is open-source software and available for free. This edition works great for PIM beginners.
The other two are Growth & Enterprise editions, both with annual subscriptions & different features included. Compare editions on Akeneo’s website.