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Step 2. Setup commercetools

Optional

This step is only necessary if you are going to use the commercetools integration in your MACH stack

Create an account / login

Login in commercetools: https://mc.europe-west1.gcp.commercetools.com/login

If you don't have an account yet, you can signup for a free trail

commercetools regions

By default MACH uses the europe-west1 region of commercetools.

There are more regions available that can be used. If any other then the default is used, make sure you change the necessary commercetools settings in your MACH configuration later on.

Create a new project

Create a new project in the commercetools Merchant Center

New project

Create API client

Go to Settings > Developer Settings and create a new API client which we will name MACH

Required scopes:

  • manage_api_clients
  • manage_project
  • view_api_clients

One client to rule them all

This client is used MACH composer to create other necessary commercetools clients for each individual component.

We will use these credentials later when configuring our MACH stack.

New project

Next: step 3

Next we'll setup our cloud environment: