BMEcat Import Connector

Akeneo PIM compatibilty
Versions:
Price: Quote based
Version:
1.0

Description

The “BMEcat Import Connector“ enables Akeneo PIM to import product catalogs from BMEcat catalog-files quickly and easily:
•    create a new BMEcat-Import-Job and upload your BMEcat catalog-file
•    run the Analyzer to catch all product information and features included inthe BMEcat-file
•    map the product information and features from the BMEcat-file to your own attribute set…… that’s all you need to start with your first BMEcat-Import! 

Features

The “BMEcat Import Connector” provides a complete product catalog in Akeneo including the catalog structure (a category tree per BMEcat catalog), the products and product associations.

Compatibility

Version 1.0 of the “BMEcat Import Connector” supports BMEcat versions 1.2 and 2005.

The connector is designed to work with Akeneo 2.2 and higher Community and Enterprise Editions.

Video demonstration

DE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D60OAGWtOaA
EN: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwlp3GXpmD

More information

https://vision-itc.de/BMEcat

Documentation

The Connector supports the following sections of BMEcat specification versions 1.2 and 2005:

 

BMEcat 2005:

  • header section (Element <HEADER>)
  • product section (Element <PRODUCT>)
    • SKU (Element <SUPPLIER_PID>)
    • product details (Element <PRODUCT_DETAILS>)
    • product features (Element <PRODUCT_FEATURES>)
    • order information (Element <PRODUCT_ORDER_DETAILS>)
    • prices (Element <PRODUCT_PRICE_DETAILS>)
    • pictures and files (Element <MIME_INFO>)
    • product references (Element <PRODUCT_REFERENCES>, a.k.a. associations in Akeneo)
  • catalog structure (Elements <CATALOG_GROUP_SYSTEM> & <PRODUCT_TO_CATALOGGROUP_MAP>)

BMEcat 1.2:

  • header section (Element <HEADER>)
  • article section (Element <ARTICLE>)
    • SKU (Element <SUPPLIER_AID>)
    • product details (Element <ARTICLE_DETAILS>)
    • product features (Element <ARTICLE_FEATURES>)
    • order information (Element <ARTICLE_ORDER_DETAILS>)
    • prices (Element <ARTICLE_PRICE_DETAILS>)
    • pictures and files (Element <MIME_INFO>)
    • product references (Element <ARTICLE_REFERENCES>, a.k.a. associations in Akeneo)
  • catalog structure (Elements <CATALOG_GROUP_SYSTEM> & <ARTICLE_TO_CATALOGGROUP_MAP>)

 

In general, the functionality of BMEcat is supported as long as the same functionality is available in Akeneo Community Edition, except variant products and product families.

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