Akeneo PIM Connector for Shopify - Starter Guide

  1. Visit https://apps.shopify.com/, and search for “Akeneo” to find our app

    Akeneo PIM connector for Shopify - StrikeTru

  2. Go to the app listing page and click on “Add app”

    Akeneo PIM connector for Shopify - StrikeTru

  3. Next, log in to your account and select the Shopify store for which you would like to install the app

    Akeneo PIM connector for Shopify - StrikeTru

  4. Click on “Install app” to confirm

    Akeneo PIM connector for Shopify - StrikeTru

  5. After installing, you will be redirected to the pricing packages page. Make sure to read the details on the pop-up. Activate your Free Trial by clicking on “Claim your 14-day free trial”

    Akeneo PIM connector for Shopify - StrikeTru

  6. choose the package that’s right for your business and click on “Subscribe”. 

    Akeneo PIM connector for Shopify - StrikeTru

  7.  Go to your Apps menu to find “Akeneo PIM Connector” in your installed apps

    Akeneo PIM connector for Shopify - StrikeTru

  8. Click on the app and follow the steps given in the “Instructions” tab to start using the app immediately! 

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How to use the app

Step 1 (Credentials)

  • Log into your Akeneo instance and set up the Akeneo API connector.
  • Provide the Akeneo API connection details in the Credentials tab.
  • Click on the button “Save Config”.
  • Click on the button “Test Akeneo Connector”. Make sure this is a success and then move to the next step.

Step 2 (Settings / Meta-data sync)

  • Provide the Akeneo product filters – Channel, Completeness, Enabled,Products updated since last x days etc.
  • Click on the button “Save Config”.
  • Sync PIM Categories by clicking “Sync categories”. Categories will be created as Collections in Shopify.
  • Verify that the Akeneo categories are synched as Collections to Shopify by logging into the Shopify backend.

Step 3 (Attribute Mapping / Data Sync)

  • Map Akeneo attributes to Shopify attributes.
  • Specify attributes to be used as Images in the section “Extra mappings”.
  • Also specify which attributes to transfer to Shopify as product and variant Metafields.
  • Indicate if you want to transfer images to Shopify during product updates. To speed up the sync, select No if images were already synced before.
  • If you’re using Akeneo’s AWS S3 extension, provide the appropriate public URL Prefix for assets.
  • Click “Save Config”.

If you have any further questions, please email us at sales@striketru.com

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