Croft Online: Real Example Of Magento Migration Process And Results

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Which Store Appears In This Example Of Magento Migration?

Croft Online is a family firm with incredibly 40 years of standing in the pet products market, which always endeavors to deliver high-quality items as well as customer service. 

Over a long time running the online business, Croft’s website met some significant issues with its performance and design.

That’s why they got in touch with Tigren to improve the site. After examining Croft’s old website and listening to their expectations, we suggested migrating from Magento 1 to Magento 2 to enhance the site comprehensively from the design to functionality.

In today’s post, we will summarise all of the major tasks on the Croft migration process and hope that other Magento store owners can learn something useful via this example of Magento migration.

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Scope Of Croft Magento Migration Project

It can be said that this is a typical example of Magento migration, which includes all crucial phases of the migration process from theme migration, data migration, and extension migration.

Here are the highlights of the project:

1. Upgrade from Magento 1.9.x to Magento 2.2.x

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2. Migrate essential data to the new Magento site

  • Products (catalogs)
  • Customers & subscribers
  • Sales (orders, invoices, shipments)
  • CMS pages
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3. Migrate theme (implement a new template for Magento 2)

  • Install and configure Alothemes Xshop
  • Customize the theme to as requirements

4. Migrate extensions and migrate data

  • One Step Checkout
  • Order Attributes
  • Shipping Table Rates
  • Shipping Rules
  • SEO Toolkit
  • Reward Points

Extension migration includes installing and configuring the new Magento 2 extensions, solving conflicts among the extensions, customizing the front end of the extensions to match the selected theme, and migrating data from the Magento 1 modules.

5. Integrate with payment gateway (Sagepay)

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6. Configure email templates, languages, currencies, CMS pages

7. Set up the server and deploy

Croft Website After Magento 2 Migration

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After two months, we finished migrating the Croft website from Magento 1 to Magento 2. However, we continued supporting Croft for an extra 3 months (included in our Magento migration service, without extra cost).

Below are some screenshots of Croft’s new Magento 2 website:


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Category Page

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Product Page

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Checkout Page

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If you want to implement the transformation from 1 to 2 successfully, like the above example, contact us now or find out more about ourĀ Magento migration service.

Then, we will discuss to understand more about your website and requirements before creating a detailed proposal (with estimated time and cost) for the project.

With over 10 years of experience in Magento website development, we will be able to migrate your site to Magento 2 without any problems and within your budget.

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