• ACR Artex – a company that sells survival products worldwide since 1950s uses Spree Commerce

ACR Artex - a company that sells survival products worldwide since 1950s uses Spree Commerce

Building survival products since 1956



ACR / Artex (ACR Electronics, Inc.) is the leading development center for emergency beacons that are designed with one purpose in mind: Saving Lives.

ARTEX designs and manufactures a wide array of Emergency Locator Transmitters (ELTs) for general, business, commercial and military aviation applications, as well as battery packs and ELT accessories. ARTEX is global business, with customers ranging from private pilots to the world’s largest airframe manufacturers, airlines and governments.

Recognized as the world’s leader in safety and survival technologies, ACR has provided safety equipment to the marine, outdoor and aviation industries as well as to various worldwide government agencies since the late 1950’s.

ACR Ecommerce website



  • Checkout flow with FedEx and TaxCloud integration – Display multiple Shipping Method
    Solution: If user selects two products and they have different shipping methods, two shipping methods will be displayed. 
  • Faster response while loading PDF, video and images
    Solution: CloudFront implementation – faster than S3 bucket.
  • Google Maps customization
    Solution: Detailed information with location description when users hover on a particular location.
  • Remote database connection for Beacon self test with SMS
    Solution: Connecting two remote databases from remote host and displayed data. In 406-link and 406-test section. 
ACR Artex and Spree Commerce Success Story

ACR and Spree Commerce


Core Features:

  • User role with Login Permission (Admin, User & Dealer roles)
  • Remote Database connection (for 406 link and 406 test products)
  • Rich content – News & Stories
  • Interactive Dealer Locator with Google Maps
  • Multiple Language support
  • Social media sharing option


Tech Stack:

  • Spree Commerce
  • Ruby on Rails
  • React JS
  • JavaScript / CSS
  • HTML
  • CloudFront
  • TaxCloud
  • FedEx API’s
  • React
  • Redux


ACR Artex and Spree Commerce Success Story
ACR Artex and Spree Commerce Success Story




ACR Electronics, Inc. designs and manufactures safety products. The Company offers rescue beacons and survival gear for boaters, pilots, hunters, hikers, and combat troops. ACR Electronics serves boat builders and aircraft manufacturing industries worldwide. The company uses Spree Commerce, for its e-commerce platform that supports international sales. 

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