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AliExpress Akeneo Importer: With the help of this module, you can connect AliExpress marketplace to Akeneo PIM. AliExpress Akeneo Importer lets you import products from AliExpress website to your Akeneo software. The integration works for both simple and variable products.

Please Note:

  • If you want to use this extension on Akeneo EE Serenity mode, please contact us.
  • For the Akeneo installation, your Akeneo server should meet these system requirements.

Highlighted Features

 Import product and product variants

With this module, you can import the product and product variant from the AliExpress to Akeneo.

 Import products category

You can import the product category with the associated product in AliExpress.

 Attribute, attribute group and attribute family import:

With this module, you can import the product attribute, attribute group and attribute family. You can also modify the attribute like description, meta title, meta description, and other attributes.

 Import product images

With this module, you can import multiple images with the product and product variants.

Compatibility with All Akeneo Edition

Akeneo PIM helps to centralize all your Product Information in a single place. You can create, manage, and enrich the product information and distribute it to various channels like ERP, eCommerce, Mobile App, POS, and Marketplaces. Webkul is the largest Akeneo solution provider in the World. We have covered more than ⅓ extensions among all the Akeneo extensions at their marketplace.

We have also started to provide the solution on the All Akeneo version including Akeneo Community Edition, Akeneo Growth, Akeneo Flexibility, and Akeneo Serenity Edition.

On Self-Hosted Server & PaaS(Platform as a Service)

Akeneo PIM provides open-source PIM software. Open-Source software is released under a license with source code and provides the rights to the users to modify the code. Anyone can easily access the code to create a set of tools or apps which are required for the integrations.

Akeneo Community Edition

Akeneo Community Edition is open-source. It is being trusted by many Enterprise Customers and downloaded more than 80K times. Akeneo Community Edition is the most popular PIM that can be hosted on any dedicated server which meets the installation requirements. We provide end-to-end support for Community Edition for Customization, Module Development, Support, and Training.

Akeneo Enterprise Flexibility Mode

Akeneo has an Enterprise version also. Akeneo Enterprise contains Akeneo Flexibility(PaaS) and Akeneo Serenity mode(SaaS). We do provide complete support for Akeneo Flexibility(PaaS). PaaS(Platform as a Service) is a service to allows customers to controls the software deployment with a limited option. The service provider provides the server, database, integration to the consumers. All the Webkul modules are compatible with the Akeneo Enterprise Flexibility.

SaaS-Based Akeneo

SaaS(Software as a service) is a software distribution model and a way of delivering the application over the internet. A SaaS product is centrally hosted and is licensed based on a subscription model. Saas is being popular as they are fast and bring limitless opportunities in development.

Akeneo Growth Edition

Akeneo Growth Edtion is a SaaS PIM. The Growth Edition provides Fast Deployment, Automatic Upgrades, Scalable, and Adaptable PIM solutions. All the Webkul Extension is compatible with the Akeneo Growth Edition. We do configure the Extension with Middleware software. It uses the Akeneo API for integration.

Akeneo Enterprise Serenity Mode

Akeneo Enterprise Serenity is also a SaaS-based like Growth. Akeneo EE has some advanced features like Asset Manager, Reference Entities, and Advance Rights Management. All the Webkul Extension is compatible with the Akeneo EE Serenity with Middleware software(Developed by Webkul).

Secure Access Token Integration

In the AliExpress Akeneo importer module, we have implemented the Secure Access Token Integration. It helps in our connector to improve the security and standard based interoperability.

An Access token can be used as a credential to access the API in an application. The access token is generally used in an application to make it authenticated.

  • Provide security.
  • Provide Access to the authorized person only.

Attribute Mapping

A product attribute is the characteristics of the product that gives information about the product and change the consumer purchase decision. A product attribute is associated with the product used to provide more information to the customer. There are many products attributes supported by Akeneo like date, file, Images, metric, multi-select, simple select, text, and text area.

You can map the product attribute in Akeneo with AliExpress. When you import the product all the mapped data like Name, Description, and SEO type will show in the mapped Akeneo attributes. It is used for accurate product synchronization.

  • Synchronize attributes between AliExpress to Akeneo.
  • Map correct product information.

Category Import

Categories help to import the product which is similar in nature. With this module, you can import the categories of the product. The product will be imported in the same category in Akeneo.

If the AliExpress product category is available already in Akeneo then product will be imported in that category and if not available in Akeneo then a new category will be created in Akeneo.

  • Import the product in the existing category no duplicate category will create.
  • If the product category doesn't exist then it will create a new category.

Product and product variant Import

With this module, we can import the product and product variant in Akeneo. For it, you don't have to create the attribute and variant family. It will automatically import the product attribute and attribute family in Akeneo.

A product variant is a collection of products. If you want to create multiple products with the same feature but different in variation. You can import the variant product from AliExpress to Akeneo.

  • Import product and product variant .
  • You can import the variant product same as Aliexpress and in the same category in Akeneo.

Import Multiple Images

With this module, you can import multiple images in Akeneo from Aliexpress. All the product and variant product images will show in Akeneo.

After importing the product in Akeneo, you can manage the product images and content. You can replace the images with other images in Akeneo.

  • You can import multiple images in Akeneo.
  • You can edit and manage the product and product variant images.

Import attribute family and attributes

A product family is the set of attributes that are the same for all the product belongs to that family. With the AliExpress Akeneo importer, you can also import the attribute family, group, and attributes.

In the AliExpress import setting, you can set a family where you want to import the attributes. You can also set the option to import the product in the custom attribute or in the description.

  • You can import the product family.
  • You can also set the option to import the product data in Custom fields or in the product description.

 Features -

  • One-click import button on the category page and product page
  • Import simple and variation products
  • Basic attributes mapping configuration
  • Edit product details before importing
  • Secure access token integration
  • Custom attributes are created in Akeneo
  • Imports all the product images
  • Detailed product description
  • Choose Akeneo family for AliExpress imported products
  • Select how to import Item Specifics information in Akeneo

Akeneo 7.0.x Compatible -

  • In Akeneo Version 7, SKU is no longer mandatory to create a product and now UUID is the new product identifier. (CE, EE).
  • Smoother mapping and faster importing. (CE, EE).
  • Tailored export can help to improve the readability of your product information export by defining rounding operations for measurement values. (EE)
  • In Akeneo Version 7, you can now map columns in your source data to additional attribute types. (EE)
  • Tailored imports help you to clean up your HTML Characters (EE).
  • Using Tailored imports, we can find and replace specific words in Text and Text Area Attributes. (EE).
  • Now we are creating a table attribute you can take advantage of measurement. (EE).
  • Now we can use reference entities as a column type in the table attribute(EE).

 Support -

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