Algolia + Commercetools

Deliver even more for less

Two world-class ecommerce platforms to power a Commercetools shopping experience built for scale.

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1.7+ Trillion

searches every year


uptime SLA available


ROI according to Forrester Search


customers across 150+ countries

Deliver second-to-none Commercetools search & discovery UX quickly and efficiently


Connect your search and ecommerce experience in minutes

Empower your developers & merchandisers to focus on what they do best– Designing unique and compelling shopping experiences. Not troubleshooting complex API’s or integration requirements. Install Algolia for commercetools in a few clicks, and with little to no developer resourcing required.


Harness the power of real-time updates

As commerce and marketing professionals, we understand the importance of having the right content reaching the right customers at the right time. To achieve this relevancy, Algolia for commercetools enables automated product catalog updates and easy customization options to keep up with fast moving buyer trends.

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Maintain full control with on-demand indexing

Typically merchants looking to make bulk updates would take hours to days to get their product catalog synchronized with their store experience. Now with Algolia for commercetools, these merchants can make one-off changes at any time, and in a matter of minutes.

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Sleep better at night knowing Algolia’s global platform has your back

Don’t waste valuable resources managing your own infrastructure– That’s our job. We will ensure 99.99% uptime, global scale, and enterprise-grade SLA’s, while you focus  on your core business and your customers.

Success story: Harry Rosen

A spotlight for Algolia + commercetools

With Algolia, Luxury menswear retailer Harry Rosen went from a monolith to an agile microservices based architecture, helping them deliver an equally high level of customer experience online as in store.

Leading brands rely on Algolia & Commercetools


Algolia for commercetools FAQs 

  • We also have a commercetools Accelerator option for more custom builds, which includes access to Algolia’s professional services team(s).

  • No, simply install the "Algolia for commercetools" application through the commercetools marketplace, and you will be able to create one during configuration.

  • Today, commercetools is the leader in headless commerce and does not provide a native frontend. To use Algolia Insights with "Algolia for commercetools," customers need to work with developers to integrate Algolia's InstantSearch into their front. To learn more about Algolia InstantSearch, please refer to our documentation.

  • On-demand indexing allows merchants to replace their product index in Algolia using the latest data in commercetools without impacting end users. Under the covers, Algolia will build a new index using updated data from commercetools and swap the old copy for the new index without impacting end users.

  • Presently,  "Algolia for commercetools" only supports commercetool's native inventory management capabilities.

  • Not yet, "Algolia for commercetools" works best with commercetool's integrated product information features.

  • Currently, "Algolia for commercetools" can only ingest data from the commercetools platform, But we have plans to introduce direct integrations with CMS providers like Contentful in the future.

  • Algolia for commercetools uses a pre-defined schema to make the processes of synchronizing and consuming data as easy as possible. If you've already gone live with Algolia and commercetools, we won't be able to manage your existing index layout and record schema.