How to Implement a Product Information Management System: Plan and Common Mistakes

PIM Implementation Plan

PIM design and discovery sessions

PIM system orientation and data modeling phase

Configuration process and PIM migration

PIM integration

Define an output of the PIM solution

Working With Data During PIM implementation

Data gathering

Data check

Setting the data governance policy

Building data taxonomy

Defining product data attributes


Data migration

Data synchronization/syndication

  • It solves the challenge of product data transformation with the help of intelligent transformation algorithms.
  • All the required information, imported from various sources, is automatically adjusted to the needed data models and formats.
  • The content is automatically distributed across many channels, complying with the taxonomy of retail partners.
  • The product information is kept up to date and products become easily discoverable, which leads to increased sales.

How to Implement PIM and Overcome Potential Challenges

Data inaccuracies and inconsistencies

Onboarding nontechnical users

Involving many parts

Final thoughts



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