What is a Custom Application?

A Custom Application is a set of UI tools and components to extend the existing functionality of the Merchant Center.

Merchants can implement specific business requirements in a Custom Application and use it in their Merchant Center Projects by configuring and installing Custom Applications into their commercetools Organizations.

A Custom Application is developed and managed by merchants.

Merchants Overview

Custom Applications Features

Using Custom Applications enables merchants to:

  • Extend the functionality of the Merchant Center
  • Tailor to specific business requirements and use-cases
  • Integrate the Composable Commerce APIs and the Merchant Center with external services.

Developing Custom Applications allows developers to:

  • Use existing tools to develop and build Custom Applications.
  • Focus on implementing the right features instead of configuration.
  • Provide a seamless user experience via commercetools Design System and UI components.