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Elasticsearch Alternative for Shopify

Upgrade Your Shopify Website with Luigi's Box, the Smart Elasticsearch Alternative

Luigi's Box offers lightning-fast search results and precise query handling, ensuring your customers quickly find what they're looking for. Say goodbye to search-related frustrations and welcome a seamless search experience.

Comparing the options

Elasticsearch vs. Luigi's Box: Features comparison

Explore the feature showdown between Elasticsearch and Luigi's Box. Discover which search engine reigns supreme for optimizing your e-commerce store's performance and customer experience.

Luigi’s Box Luigi’s Box
Elasticsearch Elasticsearch
No-Code Self-Service Integration Easy self-integration without the need for your IT Team.
API Integration Seamless backend integration through API.
Advanced Language Support Top-notch processing of European languages including CEE.
Synonyms Suggestions AI-powered synonyms suggestions for all Latin languages.
Recommender Personalized product recommendations.
Multiplatform Analytics Analytics is compatible with any search engine.
Advanced Ranking Search results not only by the full-text score but the match quality.
Fixing Typos Working with the query even if the customer made a mistake.
No Results Prevention Determining an important part of a query for more general search results.
Product Codes Recognizing product codes in various formats.
Product Variants Only the most suitable product option for more diversified results.
Dynamic Facets Filters always relevant to the currently viewed category.
Pin to Position Assign desired position to the product in the search results.
Product Listing All the perks of advanced ranking in the navigation product lists.
Offline A/B Test See the results before going live without any risks.
Voice Search Search for products without the need for typing.
Last update: 28/02/2023

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Unveiling the key features

What makes Luigi’s Box special?

Experience the power of Luigi's Box for your e-commerce business. Its robust analytics engine, seamless integration, and built-in features enhance customer experience, tackle complex searches, and boost conversion rates. Connecting Shopify is effortless through a streamlined integration process.

Advanced analytics engine

Luigi's Box gives valuable insights into customer behavior, search patterns, and product performance with its sophisticated analytics engine.

Seamless integration

You can seamlessly integrate Luigi's Box search bar into your Shopify store for a smooth and user-friendly search experience.

Enhanced customer experience

Luigi's Box helps improve user experience and engagement by providing relevant search results and a more enjoyable shopping journey.

AI-powered search

Luigi's Box leverages AI capabilities to deliver personalized search results, catering to individual user preferences and improving overall user satisfaction.

Choosing the best search solution

How to pick an Elasticsearch alternative?

Discover the basic features an ideal Elasticsearch alternative for Shopify should have. Look for advanced search capabilities, seamless integration, analytics, and user-centric design for a complete and effective solution.

Advanced search capabilities

Find an alternative with powerful search functionalities, including typo tolerance, synonyms support, and customizable ranking algorithms, ensuring accurate and efficient search results.

Seamless integration with Shopify

Look for an alternative that seamlessly integrates with Shopify, allowing easy implementation and smooth navigation within your existing e-commerce platform.

Comprehensive analytics and insights

Choose an alternative that provides detailed analytics and valuable insights into user behavior, search patterns, and product performance, enabling data-driven decision-making.

User-centric design and experience

Prioritize an alternative with a user-centric design, delivering an intuitive and enjoyable search experience for your customers, ultimately boosting engagement and conversion rates.

G2 ratings

E‑commerce search usability index

Have a look at the usability scores for G2’s E‑commerce search category. The chart highlights critical factors contributing to the products’ overall Usability score.

  • Ease of Admin
  • Ease of Use
  • Meets Requirements
  • Other Factors
Luigi’s Box
  • Ease of Admin: 1.78
  • Ease of Use: 2.75
  • Meets Requirements: 2.81
  • Other Factors: 1.71
Ease of Admin: 1.78
Ease of Use: 2.75
Meets Requirements: 2.81
Other Factors: 1.71
  • Ease of Admin: 1.76
  • Ease of Use: 2.24
  • Meets Requirements: 2.62
  • Other Factors: 0.59
Ease of Admin: 1.76
Ease of Use: 2.24
Meets Requirements: 2.62
Other Factors: 0.59

What our customers say

Discover the voices of satisfied users who have embraced Luigi’s Box. Read their testimonials and learn how our Elasticsearch alternative has transformed their Shopify search experience.

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

It is extremely easy to use and has robust features to boost your e-commerce project. I especially like AI-powered search and personalized recommendations for our customers. In fact, thanks to Luigi's Box, we...

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

Conversion rate increased by 600%

We’ve been using Luigi’s Box since 2017. In addition to our search conversion rate increase by 600%, the service also enhanced our in-store customer service.

Martin Derňar
Chief Omnichannel Officer, 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 an improvement in customer experience. The quicker they find what they search for, and the more relevant the search query is, the higher...

Juraj Giacko
Head of E-Commerce, EXIsport

Improved conversion rates and customer satisfaction

Luigi’s Box is a very progressive tool, which complements our existing analytical data. Its usage led not only to higher conversion rates for our e-shop but helped us keep high standards of customer...

Jana Karasová
Online Sales and Service Development Specialist, O2

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

Luigi’s Box was a real eye-opener for us. E-shoppers often forget to care about customer experience and invest too many resources into advertising. Luigi's Box showed us what we could gain if we...

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
The perfect fit

Why is Luigi’s Box a suitable Elasticsearch alternative for Shopify?

Convert visitors into loyal customers and boost conversion rates with Luigi’s Box’s innovative features like dynamic filters, typo tolerance, business metrics ranking, and contextual search. Elevate your Shopify site with these exclusive features.

Dynamic filters

Improve user satisfaction

Enhance user experience with dynamic filters, enabling seamless refinement of search results to match individual preferences and requirements, resulting in more satisfied customers.

Typo tolerant search

Boost search accuracy

Ensure accurate search results, even with misspellings or typos, providing customers with relevant content and reducing frustration during their search journey.

Business metrics ranking

Increase your sales

Boost conversions by customizing search result rankings based on essential business metrics, maximizing visibility for top-performing products, and optimizing sales opportunities.

Contextual search

Reduce bounce rates

Elevate relevance and user satisfaction with Luigi’s Box’s contextual search, which intuitively understands user intent and delivers precise results tailored to their needs.

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What's in the box


Comprehensive analytics that identifies issues with search queries and helps find out how to optimize and improve them for better results.


Smart search with autocomplete helps visitors quickly find the products they are looking for, considerably reducing wasteful shopping time. 


Personalized boxes with product recommendations help raise the average order value and can be placed anywhere on the website.

Product Listing

Personalized product listing pages, organized in a way that enhances browsing experience, supports your business goals and increases revenue.

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    Frequently asked questions

    What customization options does Luigi's Box offer?

    Luigi’s Box provides a wide range of customization options, allowing you to tailor search settings, ranking algorithms, and filters to match your unique business needs.

    What advanced features does Luigi's Box include?

    Luigi’s Box offers advanced features such as typo tolerance, synonyms management, contextual search, and personalized recommendations, ensuring optimal search performance for your Shopify store.

    Is Luigi's Box suitable as an enterprise search tool?

    Absolutely! Luigi’s Box is designed to cater to enterprise-level needs, providing robust business intelligence, operational analytics, and key metrics insights for data-driven decision-making.

    How can Luigi's Box help improve business intelligence?

    Luigi’s Box empowers your business with actionable insights and analytics, helping you understand user behavior, product performance, and search trends to optimize your e-commerce strategies.