Recombee Alternative

Empower Your E-Commerce with Our Recombee Alternative

Breaking through the world of e-commerce today can be more complex than it seems. That is why various e-commerce solutions offer services that will turn your e-shop into a revenue machine. Recombee is one of them, but does it offer everything you need?

Fully-featured Recombee alternative

Get more from your search & discovery solution

Recombee offers great referral features that improve customer satisfaction, but you’ll need more to get the sales you’ve been dreaming of – specifically, the complete product discovery package. Get access to Luigi’s Box Search, Recommender, Analytics, and Product Listing in one convenient package and see how our tools work to bring you better results and earnings consistently.

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Luigi's Box vs. Recombee comparison

Recombee provides an AI-powered recommender and search with several good features and recommender analytics, but you can get much more for a fair price.

Luigi's Box
No-Code Self-Service Integration Easy self-integration without the need for your IT Team.
Personalization Tailor the content on your website to each customer individually.
Recommended for You Show tailor-made suggestions based on individual preferences and product similarities.
Personalized Search Show the most relevant products for each user.
Last Seen Show the products the user previously interacted with.
AI-Driven Search Help your visitors find the product they were looking for.
Predictive Autocomplete Speed up the discovery process on your website with ultra-fast search-as-you-type.
Product Listing Personalize product listings in your website navigation.
Dynamic Filters Narrow down the products listings with filters that understand context.
Last update: 26/02/2024

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How to choose

How to pick Recombee alternative?

Recombee offers AI-powered recommendations for content, products, and even specialized recommendations tailored for various industry segments. It also offers a search with machine learning. However, you can get more tools besides search functionality and personalized recommendations to deliver the best search and discovery experience.

Easy integration
Easy integration

Integrating with Recombee can be challenging and requires additional technical expertise and resources to integrate seamlessly. This can disadvantage businesses without an IT team and any coding knowledge.

Luigi’s Box offers several integration options, including no-code self-service integration. You simply put a line of code into the header of your website or with the help of GTM, and in a short amount of time, you can enjoy the benefits of Luigi’s Box products.

High-speed data processing
High-speed data processing

For relevant product recommendations and search tools to work their magic, they mustn’t slow down your website. Quality product recommendation engines and search bars must be able to scale with large, complex amounts of data.

Luigi’s Box Recommender, Search, and other tools that improve the shopping journey will not slow down your site, nor will it affect its performance, and will always act as a natural part of it. Combined with your efforts, your site can provide a truly personalized experience that brings results.

Recommender features 
Recommender features 

Modern product recommendation engines should offer several intelligent features like upsell and cross-sell, suggesting complementary and trending products, and display personalized content or content similar to the user’s interests.

When choosing an alternative, consider whether their recommender offers equally intelligent functions and something extra. Luigi’s Box offers Search, Recommender, Product Listing, and Analytics that aid you on every step of the customer journey.

Recommender analytics 
Recommender analytics 

Thanks to analytics, you will gather valuable insights about your users and their preferences and the overall performance of your recommendations, search, and more. Furthermore, thanks to a user-friendly interface, you can manage them according to your needs and preferences.

Use all gathered information to improve user experiences, increase sales, and attract new potential customers. Track impressions, clicks, conversions, and other important data with search analytics to measure your success.

G2 Ratings

E‑commerce search ratings

Have a look at the usability scores for G2’s E‑commerce search category.

Luigi’s Box
Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements Luigi’s Box
Responses: 154
Meets Requirements Recombee
Responses: 9
Ease of Use
Ease of Use Luigi’s Box
Responses: 155
Ease of Use Recombee
Responses: 10
Quality of Support
Quality of Support Luigi’s Box
Responses: 152
Quality of Support Recombee
Responses: 7
Key differences

What makes Luigi's Box unique?

Support team

No chatbots but kind people who are responsive, receptive to feedback, and always happy to help.

Self-service integration

Option of an easy frontend integration. All you need to do is insert one line of code into GTM.

Intuitive interface

User-friendly administration with all the settings to streamline your e‑shop's shopping experience.

All-in-one platform

Comprehensive dashboard with analytical data, always available to track maximum efficiency.

What makes us the right choice

Why is Luigi's Box a suitable Recombee alternative?

Personalized recommendations, great search tools, product catalog features, and analytics are just one reason that makes us great. See what else makes us a suitable Recombee alternative. 

Complete product discovery package
Complete product discovery package

Luigi’s Box offers a complete package for a positive product discovery experience. To begin with, comprehensive analytics can identify problematic search terms and helps determine how to optimize them. E-commerce search powered by artificial intelligence offers features like faceted search, autocomplete, product code recognition, and synonyms.

Recommender provides personalized product recommendations. And last but not least, personalized Product Listing pages enhance customer experience.

Personalization from the first interaction
Personalization from the first interaction

To ensure a positive experience, it’s necessary to personalize e-shop content from the very first moment. The recommendations should not be based on outdated data since it doesn’t account for customers’ current needs or preferences.

Luigi’s Box personalization works from the first clicks on the website, and the recommender tailors experience by displaying only relevant products and content.


Luigi’s Box and Recombee provide usage-based pricing. This type of pricing can be beneficial because you never pay more than you use. However, Recombee’s pricing can be a bit high, especially for smaller businesses.

Luigi’s Box pricing is based on the usage of our products, which means it can scale up and down with your business, saving you precious funds when necessary or allowing you to spend more when it’s needed. Try our pricing calculator to get an idea of how our pricing works.


It is crucial to consider whether the amount you invested in the service will be returned to you and for how long. We at Luigi’s Box want to help and support entrepreneurs’ further growth and development.

That’s why we chose the path of usage-based pricing, where the guarantee of a better ROI is higher, and you never have to overpay for what you don’t use to your advantage.

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Customer Reviews

Learn how we helped countless businesses worldwide

Luigi’s Box is one of the top search & discovery solutions for a good reason. Look at our clients’ reviews and see how we helped them improve their business.

Enhanced e-commerce search

Luigi's Box seamlessly integrates with our e-commerce platform, providing diverse setting options. Proactive support helps us improve search functionality, driving higher conversion rates.

Ole Ohlen
Teamlead Product Owner, AKKU SYS

Great tool, easy to set-up and great results

Luigi's Box seamlessly integrated with our e-commerce site. It helped us boost the conversion rate with its user-friendly search engine. Typo correction feature is extremely helpful. Allows for high level of customization.

Fréderic Gomes
Co-founder, NostalGift

Simplified management and improved relevance

Luigi's Box improved our search and recommendations, offering more relevant results and simplifying feed management. We've seen notable improvements in our product offering and increased average basket size.

Julie Huet
Senior Manager Ecommerce,

Very good customer service

Luigi's Box has been our go-to for years, and they've never disappointed. Seamless functionality, top-notch customer service, and unbeatable value. Highly recommended!

Tomáš Balíček
CEO, Picasee

Higher revenue from the search on half the sessions

Luigi’s Box was easy to integrate. It visibly improved our search results and allowed us to constantly optimize them. Luigi’s Box specialists gave us first-class support from day one, it continued after testing.

Anna Muszyńska
E-Commerce Analyst, Gandalf

Good solution even for large e-commerce businesses

Luigi’s Box is an advanced tool that facilitates our clients in reaching their desired products. The accuracy of matches, considering click-through and conversion rates, effectively boosts our sales results.

Paweł Czarny
E-Commerce Product Owner,

Luigi’s Box is willing to go the extra mile

Luigi’s Box increased search conversion by 28% in just two weeks. The implementation was smooth, the language processing and Search are superior, and the admin platform with built-in Analytics is easy to use.

Péter Molnár
Head of eCommerce

"It has proven to be an absolutely invaluable tool!"

It’s easy to use and has robust features. I especially like AI-powered search and personalized recommendations. Our average order increased by over 10%. I recommend Luigi's Box to anyone who sells online.

Tomáš O.
Co-founder & CMO
Full Review on G2

"Very good search engine and recommender."

Good search engine and recommender, can be tuned up by individual settings in the back office. It is very helpful, especially when you have very large product offer.

Petr M.
G2 verified user
Full Review on G2

"Great product for customers. Very helpful for growing revenue."

Management system with many functions, dashboards and monthly summary in e-mail, great support (fast, good recommendations, communication, etc.), stable.

Jozef F.
G2 verified user
Full Review on G2

Shopping cart value increased dramatically

Recommender is a useful and inspirational resource for our customers to discover Powerlogy's products. How do we know that? Our average shopping cart value has been rising dramatically.

Michal Dodok
Head of Marketing, Powerlogy

Building in-house search is like building another Google

It doesn’t make sense to develop our own search. Luigi’s Box's value is understanding and adapting to our needs. This level of understanding and responsiveness is absent in competitors offering similar solutions.

Martin Derňar
Chief Digital & eCommerce, Nay

Taking extra effort to improve business results

Luigi’s Box massively streamlines shopping for our customers. Moreover, they developed several features for us that help manage products in our e-shop.

Piotr Maciążka
Implementation Team Manager, Answear

Luigi’s Box improves customer experience

The most significant contribution of Luigi’s Box to EXIsport is improving customer experience. The quicker customers find what they search for, the higher the chance they will complete the purchase.

Juraj Giacko
Head of E-Commerce, EXIsport

Improved conversion rates and customer satisfaction

Luigi’s Box is a very progressive tool that complements our existing analytical data. Its usage led to higher conversion rates and helped us maintain high customer satisfaction standards.

Jana Karasová
Online Sales and Service Development Specialist, O2

Luigi’s Box was a real eye-opener for us

Luigi’s Box was an eye-opener for us. E-shops often forget about customer experience and invest too much in advertising. Luigi's Box showed us what we can gain when we care about search.

Soňa Fialková
CEO, SpokojenýPes

Team of professional specialists

Luigi’s Box is a guarantee of a professional approach. As the search specialists, they lead us to our goals much faster.

Tomáš Bzirský
Performance Marketing Manager, Košík

More than €100,000/year thanks to Luigi’s Box

Given our size, Luigi's Box brings us over €100,000 a year without much hard work for a price that was immediately returned multiple times.

Jakub Žilinčan
Chief Marketing Officer, Electronic-star

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Frequently asked questions

What is a product recommendations system?

Recommendation system is an AI-based system that recommends products or content to visitors based on criteria like previous purchases, search history, user behavior, and interactions with the website.

What are Recombee alternatives?

Recombee’s alternatives are Bloomreach, Yext, Insider, Emarsys, CleverTap, and Luigi’s Box.

How does Recombee and Luigi's Box pricing work?

Recombee’s and Luigi’s Box’s pricing is usage-based. That means clients are only charged for the product or service they will use.

This pricing model is often the most advantageous, especially for smaller or start-up businesses, and positively impacts ROI.

Why is only a recommender system not enough in e-commerce?

You need more than recommendation engines to get the most out of your online business. If you want to sell more, you should know what your customers want. Therefore you need an analytics tool.

Moreover, to make the path to their dream products as easy as possible, you need a quality search that can understand their intent quickly and return accurate results.