Laura van der Blom
By
October 8, 2016
website hamburger menu

To make Icecat’s website more user friendly, a few changes have been applied. Menu items in the header and footer of the website are moved to a new “hamburger-type” drop-down menu in the top right corner of the site. The menu items…

Open Icecat Live

Manual for Icecat Li...

Icecat Live is a (free) service that enables you to insert real-time product content from some 300 m...
 November 8, 2016
http url

Manual for Icecat UR...

Version: 1.20, October 4, 2016. The purpose of this post is to explain the Icecat URL method to ...
 October 4, 2015
World map

Iceclog Launch and I...

“Iceclog” (Icecat content-log) is our new blog, where you will find...
 August 26, 2016
open-csv

Manual for Icecat CS...

This document describes the CSV (Comma-Separated Values) variant of Icecat's Open Catalog Interface...
 September 28, 2016

Manual for Personali...

Via the Icecat website and login area, a user can generate personalized or customized CSV or Excel f...
 October 5, 2016
Interview radio Lets talk business

Interview Icecat CEO...

Ron Lemmens of Newbusinessradio.nl/Let's Talk Business interviewed Icecat CEO Martijn Hoogeveen abou...
 November 23, 2016

Manual for Testseek ...

Icecat provides aggregated expert reviews from our partner Testseek, as an add-on service for both O...
 October 19, 2015
apple_watch_series1

Apple Watch: a Usefu...

After six months spent with my Apple Watch, I am still not sure if I consider it a useful tool or "j...
 September 30, 2016
Full Icecat Live

Manual for Full Icec...

If you use the html variant of Full Icecat Live, you don't need to read this manual. But, in case th...
 August 26, 2016

FAQ for Brand Owners

Icecat is an independent global syndicator of rich product content. In...
 October 19, 2016
Field notes by Beth Kinder

10 Tips for Successf...

Based on the experience of thousands of Icecat and PIM implementations, I distilled the ten most cr...
 August 29, 2016
wall-writer-in-action

Iceclog Editor Guide...

The Iceclog Editor Guidelines are a quick guide for contributors to the Iceclog blog or "cl...
 August 17, 2016
Icecat is National Champion in European Biz Awards

Icecat Nominated as ...

Icecat NV has been nominated by the European Business Awards (EBA), within the category of busines...
 September 6, 2016
Smartwatches with searchables

What Etailers Want a...

Etailers and brands have their own view on their products and they subsequently live in their own wo...
 August 10, 2016
trademagazine-taitra-taiwan

TradeMag Taiwan: The...

TradeMag in Taiwan interviewed Icecat CEO Hoogeveen and APAC director JJ Jan in its August 17, 2016 ...
 August 19, 2016

Open Icecat Fair Use...

A user of Open Icecat will conform to this Open Icecat Fair Use Policy and do its best to avoid to h...
 October 2, 2015

Icecat Add-ons for P...

Icecat has a huge list of integration partners, that make it easy for clients and free users, to mak...
 February 4, 2017
Fun's baby doll

Bol.com and Fun work...

Content Supplier Icecat develops a standard for product information for toy brands. The standard for...
 September 6, 2016

Quick Guide for Real...

Because of the size of index files, it is in many cases advised to use real-time data requests. Thi...
 October 20, 2016
Product video in Icecat

PIM for rich media a...

There's a whole lot of confusion around the term PIM - Product Information Management system. A lot ...
 August 9, 2016
language-country-locale-code-table

Icecat Locales and L...

Within Icecat a large number of languages or locales (language and country combinations) are support...
 August 19, 2016
Putting things together

How a good PIM can u...

Spreadsheets, tons of spreadsheets for a new series launch. For marketeers their recurring nightmar...
 September 1, 2016
Bitcoin blockchain

What Should Etailers...

Bitcoin's hype in 2014, leading to its all-time-high of close to 1200 USD or 900 EUR, has marked t...
 September 19, 2016
Also holding ag

ALSO acquires Apple ...

ALSO Holding AG (SIX:ALSN) announces that it is in exclusive talks to acquire Dutch Apple and suppli...
 September 2, 2016
checklist manufacturer xml

Checklist for Great ...

Brands like Philips, HP, 3M, Whirlpool and Tefal, start to understand the need for investing in the...
 September 14, 2016
FireShot Screen Capture #010 - 'Product data-sheet Cooler Master NotePal Erg_' - uk_icecat_biz_en_p_cooler-master_r9-nbs-e32k-gp_notebook-cooling-pad

Cooler Master offers...

Cooler Master is now providing its Benelux and Nordics c...
 August 12, 2016
guide-through-difficult-terrain-color

Icecat API Manual Gu...

This Icecat API Manual Guidelines is written to help to increase the usability and consistency of t...
 August 16, 2016

Icecat’s Globa...

Icecat's global mission is to provide e-commerce partners with high-quality product information that...
 September 8, 2015
top10_tomtom_cats_q2_2016_2015

TomTom re-entered Ic...

TomTom is a brand in change, which re-entered the Icecat Top 100, as all its fast-growth categories,...
 August 2, 2016
Gigabyte_laptop

Gigabyte adds Where ...

Gigabyte, the Taiwanese PC components and notebook brand, adds Where-To-Buy (WTB) to its UK websit...
 September 23, 2016
ecommerce

10 Dos and Don’...

How to successfully manage your new webshop? From social content marketing to check out and shipping...
 October 12, 2016
website hamburger menu

Changes in the Iceca...

To make Icecat’s website more user friendly, a few changes have be...
 October 8, 2016
FD Icecat naar beurs

Icecat’s IPO A...

Last week there was abundant response to Icecat's IPO announcement of November 3, 2016. Mainly in th...
 November 6, 2016
Update

Reviewing WordPress,...

We selected WordPress as we got positive references, and as it's the most popular open source
 August 31, 2016
Japan shopping street

Online Shopping Mark...

If you have never visited Japan, I’m pretty sure you will picture a lot of common stereotypes. For...
 October 31, 2016
Macy's webstore

Macy’s got it:...

Macy's Inc. announces to close 100 of its US stores, 14% of its footprint, to start with locations ...
 August 12, 2016
Redcoon webshop closed

Is Redcoon closing s...

According to an unconfirmed internal email seen by 
 October 3, 2016
Icecat Top 10 Brands Q2 2016

Icecat Top 10 brands...

The leading Icecat Top 1000 brands in Q2-2016 are respectively HP (+15%), Lenovo (+92%) and Philips ...
 August 2, 2016
NPEX SME Stock Exchange

E-commerce syndicato...

THIS ANNOUNCEMENT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER TO BUY, OR THE SOLICITATION OF AN OFFER TO SELL, SECU...
 November 3, 2016

Content License Icec...

Version: 1.24 June 30, 2015 THIS CONTENT LICENSE (“License”) is applicable to any content ser...
 June 30, 2015
top10_categories_Q2_2016_notebooks_pc_workstations

All-In-One PCs and N...

All-In-One-PCs and desktop-PCs continue to expand explosively in Q2-2016. Also leading category Note...
 August 3, 2016

Icecat is hiring: Fr...

Published on: October 17, 2016 Location: Amsterdam Operating schedule: ...
 January 1, 2015
top10_fast_growth_categories_q2_2016_toys

Electronic toys boom...

The Fast-Growth Categories in Icecat in Q2-2016, are led by electrical, toys, beauty categories and ...
 August 3, 2016
Iceimport by Iceshop

Connecting to 300 un...

If you want to see stock and prices integrated in your webshop or ERP, Iceimport is a great service....
 October 18, 2016
Ecom Pro PIM solutions

Ecom Pro: managing p...

Ecom Pro is helping retailers in The Netherlands to enrich their product data from several sources, ...
 October 19, 2016
Top 10 Brands Icecat Q3-2016

Philips Number 1 Bra...

In Q3, 2016, Philips overtook HP as the number one brand in the Icecat channel monitor. This is the ...
 October 20, 2016
EBA_Ruban_d'_Honneur_2016-17

Icecat Reaches the F...

Icecat has been selected as finalist in the 2016/17
 February 7, 2017

General Terms &...

Version: January 24, 2014
 January 24, 2014
Icecat top 10 Fast Growth Brands Q2 2016

Weidmüller and Stud...

The fastest developing E-channel brands in Q2-2016 are connectivity brands Weidmüller and Alcasa, w...
 August 2, 2016
Apple down the stairs

Apple versus Verstag...

Verstager, the European Commission's (EC) competition chief, ruled that Apple has to pay it's reason...
 September 4, 2016
escape room game

Dutch “Identit...

Identity Games, a Rotterdam toys company, offers standardized product information to its e-tailers v...
 October 27, 2016
takeaway-thuisbezorgd-ipo

Takeaway.com eyes 1 ...

Takeaway.com, the Amsterdam based meal delivery service, plans its IPO on September 30, at Euronext...
 September 20, 2016
Sales Manager Position

Icecat is hiring: Sa...

Location: Amsterdam/Nieuwegein Operating schedule: Full time Education:...
 September 17, 2016
Sales Manager Position

Icecat is hiring: Sa...

Location: Icecat office Amsterdam Time: Full time Education: Completed Bachelor/University level e...
 September 17, 2016
Top 10 Brands 2016 e-channel

E-channel Top 10 in ...

HP, Philips and Lenovo are leading the ecommerce channel in 2016, based on a measurement of 8.4 bill...
 January 31, 2017
JumboDieset

JumboDiset uses Icec...

JumboDiset, manufacturer of games, toys and puzzles, will offer its European Partners product inform...
 January 17, 2017
marathon

E-commerce syndicato...

After just 60 days since its IPO announcement, Icecat has reached the minimum subscription level of ...
 January 10, 2017

Open Content License

This document outlines the principles underlying the Open Content (OC) movement and may be redistri...
 October 2, 2015

Icecat acquires e-co...

Icecat acquires e-commerce integrator Iceshop for 3.1 million euro Amsterdam, Th...
 December 28, 2016
Sales Manager Position

Icecat is hiring: Re...

Location: Amsterdam Operating schedule: Full time Education: Master deg...
 August 17, 2016

E-COMMERCE CONTENT E...

Location: Manila, Philippines Operating schedule: Full time Education: ...
 August 17, 2016
RTL7 interview at Business Class

RTL TV interview of ...

Today, was the broadcast in the RTL7 Business Class program of an interview of Martijn Hoogeveen by ...
 November 27, 2016
a guide to reviews in ecommerce

A guide to using rev...

The positive impact of reviews in e-commerce is already a well-established concept in the industry a...
 November 1, 2016

Manual for Open Icec...

JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) is an increasingly popular means of transferring to data, comparab...
 February 17, 2017

Marketing & Sal...

Icecat is looking for an enthusiastic trainee, fluent in one of the Scandinavian languages, to expan...
 August 28, 2016
Top 19 categories 2016

Do It Yourself, Beau...

In 2016, the most popular online categories, according to Icecat, were notebooks, PCs and warranty &...
 February 4, 2017
Icecat_NPEX_Gong

IPO of Icecat succes...

THIS ANNOUNCEMENT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER, OR THE SOLLICITATION OF AN OFFER, TO BUY OR SELL SEC...
 March 2, 2017
Icecat_akeneo_connector

Akeneo announces the...

Open source Product Information Management (PIM) system provider
 February 14, 2017

Why choose to upgrad...

We advise users to start their implementations with free Open Icecat. Next, if the technical interfa...
 February 17, 2017
Sales Manager Position

Icecat is hiring: Co...

Location: Amsterdam/Nieuwegein Operating schedule: Full time Education:...
 September 23, 2016
Import-product-catalog-from-Icecat-with-Gepard
 April 3, 2017

International Standa...

Without being complete, here follows a list of international standards supported by Icecat. ...
 February 17, 2017
PIM backoffice for editors

Amazon’s Criti...

The minimum content requirements of Amazon and other major etailers are evolving, and are focused on...
 March 30, 2017
Tech Data ceo Bob Dutkowsky

Tech Data closes $2....

Tech Data, the global tech distribution giant, closes its $2.6 billion acquisition of the Technology...
 March 3, 2017

Coverage Analysis of...

All shops want good product information, for as many of their products as possible. Therefore, befo...
 January 25, 2017

Manual: downloading ...

This document describes how to download individual products from Icecat in 
 April 20, 2017
Amazon_acquires_Souq_Dubai

Amazon’s Souq....

At the end of March,
 April 11, 2017
E-commerce Platforms processing Product Data

Magento, PrestaShop ...

Based on the Icecat sample of connected webshops in Q1 2017, the most popular standard webshop softw...
 April 18, 2017
Picnic delivery

Picnic Raises 100 Mi...

Online grocery retailer Picnic, raises 100 million euro from NPM Capital, Fentener van Vlissingen an...
 March 28, 2017
Icecat user share by download method

XML, JSON and LIVE (...

In Q1 2017, Icecat served 3.5 billion data-sheet, versus 1.7 billion registered in 2016. An annual i...
 April 19, 2017

Icecat image require...

The minimum image requirements of major e-tailers, such as
 April 25, 2017

Snap raised $2.3 bil...

Snap Inc's IPO valuation at $22 billion invokes speculation and debate. After a day of trading the v...
 March 4, 2017
 April 10, 2017
 April 4, 2017

Icecat Full Year 201...

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, May 3, 2017: In 2016, Icecat’s revenues expanded by 10.3% to 6 million...
 May 3, 2017
GS1_SmartSearch

GS1 Poland and Iceca...

GS1 Poland and Icecat are wor...
 May 16, 2017
Brands Connected eplatforms Q1 2017

Philips most popular...

Philips took over the pole position in the Icecat Top 10 Brands of Q1-2017, based on nearly 4 billio...
 May 9, 2017

Media Markt’s cont...

In order to further boost customers' online experience, Media Markt is considerably improving its pr...
 May 17, 2017

Fashion, Toys and Li...

In Q1 2017, the fastest growing categories are in Fashion (Women's Shorts & Tops), Toys (Aircraf...
 May 10, 2017