Back to Glossary

PI Standard

What Is PI Standard?

PI standard is a unified standard that allows home appliance brands to access clear, precise, and up-to-date product information while ensuring that these brands maintain their competitive edge. This information is sent from manufacturers electronically and is readily available for download by retailers.

Who Should Comply With The PI Standard?

Manufacturers, suppliers, and brands in the home appliance industry.

How To Use PI Standard?

Brands can use the product information standard by Applia to:

  • Provide consumers with standard information on their small and large home appliances. This information includes the brand name, color, weight, GTIN, dimensions, and many more
  • Provide in-depth information on the product such as how much energy it consumes, the amount of water it uses, as well as its noise emission levels.
  • Provide the product’s description of its characteristics and capabilities.
  • Provide detailed and precise product information that facilitates marketing efforts.

Frequently Asked Questions About Pi Standard

Do I need to use PI standard?

If you are a European manufacturer, supplier, or retailer in the small and large household appliances industry, then you need to use PI standard.

What are the benefits of using Applia's PI standard?

The benefits of using Applia’s PI standard include:

  • Access to standardized, accurate, and updated information that aligns with European standards.
  • Consumers enjoy quality and reliable product information that influences their decision-making process.
  • Enhances seamless communication as retailers can reach out to manufacturers directly.
  • Easy and timely access to product information updates.

What are some examples of brands using PI standard?

Samsung, Philips, LG Electronics, P&G, Panasonic, Electrolux, Vestel, and Ariston Group are among the renowned brands that use PI standards.

What's inside the Product Information standard?

The PI standard contains the brand name as well as the product’s qualities and capabilities which include voltage, color, energy efficiency, panel images, and many more.

You May Find It Interesting

6 Best Practices in Product Data Syndication [2024]

6 Best Practices in Product Data Syndication [2024]

To ensure successful product data syndication, it is important to follow best practices. In this article, we will discuss them.

Read more
Interview With Product Data Management Experts

Unlocking eCommerce Success: Interview With Product Data Management Experts

Gepard PIM team invites eCommerce specialists to share their valuable insights with our research specialists.

Read more
Cloud Product Information Management

Cloud Product Information Management: How to Choose the Right Platform?

In this piece, we will discover what is cloud based product information management and how to choose the right platform for your business.

Read more
Gepard PIM April Updates: Import Module and Taxonomy Features
3 min read
Gepard Updates

Gepard PIM April Updates: Import Module and Taxonomy Features

This April, we announced updates to our PIM solution, focusing on bug fixing, enhancing the Import Module, and advancing Taxonomy features.

Read more
Why Product Video Syndication is Your Next Big Win

Why Product Video Syndication is Your Next Big Win

Discover the transformative impact of a product video syndication platform on your eCommerce business and product data management.

Read more
Automotive Product Information Management
5 min read
Blog

Automotive Product Information Management [Full Guide 2024]

Explore the benefits of Automotive Product Information Management system in streamlining supply chains and enhancing customer service.

Read more
PIM Free Trial vs Freemium PIM vs Open Source PIM

PIM Free Trial vs Freemium PIM vs Open Source PIM

Explore the differences between free trial PIM systems, open source PIM, and freemium PIM solutionsm, their pros & cons.

Read more
PIM for Marketing: Full Guide [2024]

PIM for Marketing: Full Guide [2024]

PIM for marketing: unlock marketing success with PIM. Learn how to centralize product data for consistency and engagement.

Read more
Gepard Stiebel Collaboration
< 1 min read
Gepard Updates

Gepard PIM Embarks on a Groundbreaking Partnership with Stiebel Eltron

We are thrilled to announce a groundbreaking partnership between Gepard PIM and Stiebel Eltron, a leader in heating and energy solutions.

Read more
Gepard PIM Introduce New EPREL Product Categories
2 min read
Gepard Updates

New EPREL Product Categories at Gepard PIM

Gepard PIM is happy to announce the addition of new EPREL product categories: Air conditioners, Ventilation units, Temperature controls, etc.

Read more

Let’s Get In Touch

Need to contact us? Just use this form

Gepard Privacy Policy
Success
PIM researches
Unlocking the Future of reCommerce: Your Insights Matter!
Join our mission to transform the reCommerce landscape: Share your expertise and make a difference!
Join Research