Frequently Asked Questions
When choosing an e-commerce platform for your business you might hear that Magento 2 is popular thanks to its flexible and customizable platform. This level of customization became possible because of the open-source code that attracts developers around the globe and allows anyone who has enough technical knowledge and skills to develop a custom business solution. To showcase how different Magento 2 stores are, we picked several examples and use cases.
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Catbird is a brand of jewelry based in Brooklyn, New York. They create custom necklaces, rings, and bracelets.
BMN Bouwmaterialen is a distributor of building materials with 80+ stores in the Netherlands. In their store, they have wood and sheet metal, structural materials, chemicals, finishing, tiles, hardware, and tools. BMN Bouwmaterialen is known as a shop where you can buy everything in one place.
They needed a platform that can handle thousands of SKUs, allow API integration with ERP systems, and flexible pricing options on the frontend. As a business working in a B2B market, they often have requests for specific projects and for bulk orders. Thus, they created a system when logged-in customers can see what products are available at a special price and what is the best deal they can get. So they can order the necessary products without contacting the sales manager.
Another interesting showcase of Magento 2 usage is Komax S.A. This is a retail group that integrates more than 15 international fashion brands like DC, Brooks Brothers, Gap, The North Face, Polo Ralph Lauren, Timberland, and has 140+ offline stores in Latin America.
They were looking for a platform that can deal with 1.5 million SKUs and support multiple websites.
Also, they implemented a bunch of custom options like express shipping, Buy-Online-Pickup-In-Store, Ship-to-Store, and Ship-from-Store and enabled more than 30 extensions with additional tools.
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