APA Engineering & BigCommerce

APA is a BigCommerce partner specializing in eCommerce sites for automotive parts and accessories.  Unlike other categories, automotive requires a unique understanding of application fitment, product attributes and standards such as ACES PIES.

For the last 20 years, APA Engineering is recognized as an expert in the automotive parts and accessories category offering wide range of solutions in data management, cataloging, PIM, eCommerce, compliance, sourcing and engineering services.

APA Engineering offers such solutions to some of the most reputable and globally recognized OEMs and suppliers in this industry. APA Engineering is uniquely positioned to harness the full potential of the BigCommerce platform and use its capabilities to our clients’ advantage.

We offer BigCommerce solutions for Light duty, Heavy Duty, Off Highway and Equipment applications.



APA’s value added solutions for BigCommerce comprises

Data management: converting your raw data of attributes, descriptions, digital assets to BigCommerce format and

PIM solutions: repository for managing application fitments

The BigCommerce Advantage

BigCommerce is one of the most preferred technology platforms today for building B2B and B2C eCommerce stores. The BigCommerce platform offers some unique & outstanding capabilities for store owners to accelerate their online sales.

  • Fully customized, responsive online store for B2B and B2C.
  • Secure shopping cart with fast checkout.
  • Best-in-class infrastructure that delivers high up time, fast page load and tight site security.
  • Choice of payment gateways and fraud protection systems.
  • Sales reports  with rich analytics.

Our BigCommerce Solutions

Custom YMME Parts Search

YMME (Year Make Model Engine) Search is one of the most essential searches for an auto parts eCommerce site. APA Engineering now offers a powerful YMME Parts Search app for BigCommerce. You can customize this app to set your own set and sequence of application filters as you deem necessary for your store.

Predictive Text Search

Help your customer’s find the rights auto parts and accessories quickly with APA Engineering’s predictive text search engine. The search engine indexes millions of rows of fitments, descriptions, attributes and interchanges to deliver accurate results to your customers. The engine also provides rich analytics on search terms that provides useful insights to the product / catalog teams.

Advanced Attribute Filters

Narrow down your search for the right parts and accessories for your bikes, cars and trucks with APA Engineering’s advanced attribute filters for BigCommerce.  Create custom filtering logic using a combination of parts and application attributes only with APA Engineering’s attribute search filters.

Data Mapping

If you have input data in multiple documents and formats (xl, xml, pdf, websites, image formats etc.), APA Engineering’s large team of auto parts data specialists will clean up, consolidate all the data and map it to BigCommerce friendly formats very quickly.

Image & Video Enhancements

APA Engineering’s team of eCommerce imaging specialists are highly skilled in image enhancements, image collages, renaming, recoloring, watermarking, resizing, video editing etc. They are adept at using sophisticated softwares from Adobe, CorelDraw and others for such tasks. Bulk editing of images is also possible with APA Engineering’s automated image management solutions

Application / Fitment Management

Correct fitment is a pre-requisite for any auto parts seller. Incorrect or missing fitment information translates to lost sales dollars and loss of customer confidence. APA Engineering provides fitment data management including mapping with AutoCare ACES PIES standards, identifying holes and invalids and fitment research.

Store Migration

APA Engineering will help you make a smooth and fast switch from your existing eCommerce platform to BigCommerce without compromising your data and website security.

Store Development

APA Engineering helps you develop your store with code customization, custom theme developments, custom API development and integrations as per your requirements quickly and at a very low cost. Integrations include ERP, inventory management, pricing management, CRM etc.

Support & Maintenance

From regular updates to ad hoc support, our BigCommerce solutions are backed by a dedicated support team that can be reached anytime via phone or mail.

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