Features coverage


Features coverage

Akeneo PIM

This section provides an overview of the features supported by the Akeneo App for Shopify.


Feature Supported by the App
Categories Partial coverage - possible with tags
Enriched categories No
Simple products Yes
Product models  Yes
Product variants on all levels Yes
Product deletion No
Product attributes Yes
Attributes value deletion Yes
File attributes No
Asset Manager (images, videos) Yes
Reference Entities No
Associations (cross-sell, up-sell…) No
Single-store management Yes
Multi-store management Yes
Single-store with multi-language Yes
Shopify Markets Pricing - international prices Yes
Full/Delta synchronization Yes
Manual synchronization Yes
Scheduled synchronization Yes
Synchronization logs Yes
Pre-existing e-commerce catalog management Yes


Please note that the App is SaaS and not customizable.

Please note that products are synchronized using the same structure as the PIM. 
It is not possible to customize the structure of your products with the app.



Simple Products 

When working with simple products in Shopify, it's essential to understand the native fields supported by the App. These fields provide crucial information for managing and presenting your products effectively. 

To explore the complete list of supported native fields for simple products, refer to the documentation here


Product Models 

Akeneo product models offer a comprehensive way to organize and manage complex product structures. To fully leverage the potential of product models, it's important to be aware of the native fields supported by the App.

For a detailed overview of the supported native fields for product models, please visit the documentation here


Product Variants 

Product variants enable you to offer diverse options and configurations within a single product listing. To ensure seamless handling of product variants in Shopify, it's vital to understand the native fields supported by the App.

For a comprehensive breakdown of the supported native fields for product variants, please consult the documentation here




Feature Supported by the App
Collections Partial coverage - possible with tags
Enriched Collections No
Products Yes
Product Variants Yes
Native Fields Yes
Metafields Yes
Metaobjects No
Images Yes
Videos Yes
Files No
Multi-language Yes
Markets Partial coverage - languages and international prices only


Metafields coverage

When working with metafields in the Akeneo App for Shopify, it's important to understand the supported attribute types.

Please consult our documentation for further details on each attribute type and how it can be used with metafields. 

It's essential to remember certain limitations when using metafields in the Akeneo App for Shopify: 

  • Maximum Metafield Definitions: Each store is limited to a maximum of 250 metafield definitions. 
  • Eligible Attributes Display Limit: Within the app interface, you will find up to 1000 eligible attributes displayed for your convenience. This display limit streamlines the user experience while managing metafields.