How to Buy a PIM

There are tons of options out there when it comes to buying Product Information Management (PIM). Your objectives and the resources you have available will ultimately determine which solution will be best for you. Therefore, you need to know all the facts about buying PIM before you start the process.

This whitepaper contains everything you need to know about buying a PIM solution. You’ll gain access to a comprehensive template Request for Information (RFI) which will enable you to gather all the facts you need to make a fully informed decision. Overall, you’ll get all the top tips to implement PIM, so you get the most value from all the functionalities.

In this whitepaper, you’ll gain an understanding of:

  • How PIM systems benefit your business and create efficiencies for your different team members
  • The procurement process and the internal and external forms of support you should consider when buying your first PIM
  • How to create a Request for Information that enables you to gather all the facts so you choose a PIM that’s aligned with your specific requirements
  • The associated costs of buying, using, and implementing a PIM system across your business

~25 min read (circa 8000 words)

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Understand the benefits of PIM

Agree the procurement process

Know how to choose the right solution

Define your specific PIM requirements

Determine all associated costs

When and why should you consider purchasing PIM software?

If you’re dealing with large volumes of complex product data, you’ll need a solution that streamlines and automates these manual tasks. PIM software benefits multiple departments in your business and creates significant efficiencies, giving you more time to focus on creating amazing product experiences.

How to choose the right PIM solution for your business

Do you have a strong team of in-house developers, or are you looking for this expertise to be outsourced? are you restricted to an on-premise solution or can you take advantage of a multi-tenanted SaaS Solution? These are all questions you should ask to ensure you choose the right PIM solution that will enable you to reach your specific goals.

Understanding the associated costs of buying a PIM platform

Different PIM solutions will incur different costs in terms of the initial investment, as well as the ongoing associated costs. As such, there’s a lot of information to digest when buying your first PIM. Therefore, it’s key to involve all relevant parties so you know you’ve chosen the right solution.

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The primary objective of a PIM solution is to streamline product data and digital asset management processes. Ultimately, this will mean you can create amazing customer experiences across multiple channels and significantly boost your online revenues.

However, selecting a PIM involves input from different departments, as well as determining your PIM purchasing power. Nailing the procurement process and gaining an understanding of the different PIM options available to deploying and testing your PIM are all essential steps you need to follow.