Zen Cart to Shopware Migration Service

Zen Cart to Shopware database migration with the Cart2Cart tool is a reliable 4-step process of importing your store’s products, customers, categories and more from Zen Cart to Shopware automatically with no tech knowledge needed.

Supported versions: Zen Cart 1.2.x - 1.5.x

How to migrate from Zen Cart to Shopware?

Step 1. Connect your Zen Cart store

Provide your current store URL. Set up the Connection Bridge file by yourself or have it done automatedly by Cart2Cart.

Step 2. Connect your Shopware store

Type in your current online shop URL. Install the Connection Bridge on your Shopware root directory manually or automatedly via Cart2Cart.

Step 3. Select the data to migrate to Shopware

Mark the data types to migrate, match them to the corresponding Shopware ones and select extra migration options.

Step 4. Launch your Shopware migration

Run free Demo to see how Cart2Cart works. Move on with the Full Migration and enjoy your brand new store in no time!

Manual migration

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Competitors

Level of tech skills needed
Pro
Beginner
Intermediate
Success migration rate
(no human involvement needed)
30%

Success migration rate
(no human involvement needed)
90%

60%
Average migration duration
7 days

5 hours

10 hours
Extra features to refine the migration result

20

10
Free technical consultations

24/7

Average migration cost
(for store with 1 500 products)
$0

$99

$99
Migration Preview (free try without a destination cart installed)
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Level of tech skills needed


Beginner
Success migration rate
(no human involvement needed)

90%

Average migration cost
(for store with 1 500 products)

$99

The price of your migration depends on the volume of data to migrate and the additional migration options you pick. To check the price for Zen Cart to Shopware conversion, click “Get estimates” and follow the suggested steps.

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What data can be migrated from
Zen Cart to Shopware

1. Products
  • ID , Name , SKU , Full Description , Status , Images in Description , Manufacturer , Tax Class If Products haven’t been assigned to Tax classes on your Source Store, the default one with 0 rate will be created. .
  • Price , Special Price The Special price can’t be migrated due to the Shopware 6 reasons. , Special Price From-To Date .
  • Meta Title , Meta Keywords .
  • Product Image , Additional Images .
  • Quantity .
  • Weight .
  • Options (Name, Price).
  • Product Variants (SKU, Weight, Attributes, Quantity, Price, Special Price).
2. Product Categories
  • Name , Description , Status .
  • Meta Title , Meta Description , Meta Keywords .
  • Category Images .
3. Manufacturers
  • Name , Manufacturer Images .
4. Taxes
  • Rates It is possible to import to Shopware only tax percentages, not the actual taxes. (Name, Rate).
5. Customers
  • ID , First Name , Last Name , Email , Telephone , Customer Group , Date of Birth , Created Date .
  • Customer Billing Address (First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone).
  • Customer Shipping Address (First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone).
6. Orders
  • Payment method name Since shipping/payment methods are obligatory on the Shopware store, the first one that is available will be taken. , Shipping method name Since shipping/payment methods are obligatory on the Shopware store, the first one that is available will be taken. .
  • ID , Order Date , Order Status , Order Products (Name, SKU), Product Price , Quantity , SubTotal Price , Discount Price , Shipping Price , Total Price .
  • Customer Name , Email , Telephone , Billing Address (First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone).
  • Shipping Address (First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone).
7. Multistore
  • Yes .
8. Multiple Languages
  • Yes .

Clear Target Store data before migration

Will delete all data from your Shopware store

free

Migrate Short & Full descriptions

They will be moved into one description field

free

Preserve customer IDs on Target Store

Your Zen Cart customer IDs will be the same in Shopware

+$49

Move images from products, categories, blog posts descriptions

Those included in the descriptions

+$49

Set products quantity to 100 on Shopware store

To check how the migration works for out of stock products

+$29

Zen Cart to Shopware migration FAQs

Is multiple language transfer to Shopware possible?

Cart2Cart supports multiple language transfer across different carts. However, you should look up the migrated data table above to make sure this option is provided for your migration case.

Is it possible to export customers to Shopware?

To determine if the service can migrate your Zen Cart webshop customers to Shopware, please check the list of transferable data. Then, simply click the Customers checkbox while configuring the import in the Migration Wizard to indicate you’d like to move the customer data.

Is it possible to run the Demo migration again?

Yes, Cart2Cart data migration tool allows the users to restart Demo Migrations as many times as needed to different Target platforms. In order to achieve it - do the following:
  1. Log in to your Cart2Cart account.
  2. Go to My Migrations List.
  3. Find the needed migration where the demo is performed, and click the "Continue Migration" button.
  4. Once ready, return to the second step of the Migration Wizard "Demo Migration" and just press "Start Demo Migration" button. The Demo store data migration will start over again.

How much do you charge for the migration service?

The Cart2Cart pricing is flexible. The migration cost depends on:
  • source platform type (the one you transfer from)
  • target platform type (the one you move to)
  • amount of entities to transfer -namely, the count of products, customers, and orders.
You can estimate the cost of your migration with Cart2Cart using the Migration Estimator.

Is it possible to try the Cart2Cart migration tool for free?

Yes, the Cart2Cart database migration service provides a free unlimited Demo Migration feature (test transfer). It makes it possible to transfer a limited number of data entities (up to 10 products, customers, orders and other data related to them) from Zen Cart to your new Shopware platform in around 10-15 minutes. When you are happy with the Demo results, you can go on with the Full (paid) transfer.

Will the migration impact my Source store sales process?

Absolutely not. The replatforming process doesn’t impact your existing eCommerce cart in any way. You can go on selling as usual while the data is being moved.

Will my migrated Zen Cart store data be deleted after the migration?

No, your migrated Zen Cart e-store data isn't influenced by the migration at all. In layman's terms, the data (products, customers, order history, etc.) is simply “copied”(exported) from Zen Cart and “pasted” (imported) into your new store database.

So, the data migration process is totally safe for the eCommerce website that is migrated and there is zero risk of losing any of the info. We guarantee 100% uptime and data security during the migration with Cart2Cart database migration tool. In other words, you can keep selling while your Source Store data is being moved to the new platform.

How do I perform a product export from Zen Cart to Shopware store?

To automatically move your products from Zen Cart to Shopware, simply tick the required checkbox(Products) while setting up your migration.

How do I export orders from Zen Cart platform to Shopware?

To transfer the orders from Zen Cart to Shopware, you need to check the required field (Orders) in Migration Wizard during switch setup and your Zen Cart orders will be imported to Shopware right away.

Does Cart2Cart migration process impact my Zen Cart store performance?

No, the store data migration doesn’t impact either the speed, or the performance of your current Zen Cart store. The Cart2Cart migration service just “copies” the info from your Zen Cart store and “pastes” it into the new Shopware one. It doesn’t impact the store in any way, so it can run as usual.

How do I perform a database migration from Zen Cart to Shopware?

Please, complete these steps to move your Zen Cart store database from to Shopware:
  • Select Zen Cart and Shopware carts from the list.
  • Specify the data you want to move to Shopware and pick the supplementary migration options.
  • Start free Demo transfer to see the service in action.
  • Start the Full database export.

Do you support the migration of attributes from Zen Cart to Shopware?

If you want to import attributes to the Shopware solution, we suggest that you to check the table of supported data records above to make sure it is available for your Zen Cart to Shopware migration prior to running the data replatforming.

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Our pros will export the data from your Zen Cart to Shopware - just share your migration vision with us and get it carried out for you.

Zen Cart to Shopware Migration Service

“Cart2Cart is a phenomenal migration tool that saves us time, a lot of energy and money... If we had to put in the man hours, it would literally cost us 10x the amount Cart2Cart actually cost.”

Jason Sidana, Co-Founder of Midknight Genius,
Web Design&Development Agency, NY

If you handle managing your e-store, you can migrate it with Cart2Cart. No coding, no worries

Just a few hours - and all your store data is moved to its new home

The process of data transfer has no effect on the migrated store. At all

We’re ready to help import data from database dump, csv. file, a rare shopping cart etc

Get every bit of help right when you need it. Our live chat experts will eagerly guide you through the entire migration process

Your ultimate ecommerce replatforming tool

With years of data migration experience, we know how to make your Zen Cart to Shopware transfer a success. Even if you have never migrated a store before, with Cart2Cart, it is easy, quick, accurate, and takes just 4 simple steps!

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All migrations are performed on a secure dedicated Hetzner server with restricted physical access

HTTPS protocol and 128-bit SSL encryption are used to protect the data being exchanged

The most up-to-date network architecture schema, firewall and access restrictions protect our system from electronic attacks

Employee access to customer migration data is restricted, logged and audited

Cart2Cart Reviews

CHRISTIAN EHRET
Online store owner

Really great service. We migrated an old Gambio shop to Shopware. The Shopware internal tool was not compatible to that Gambio version so we needed another tool to migrate products and customer data. The support of cart2cart was very nice and helped us with some issues we had with that old Gambio Version.

We will use the service of cart2cart in futures projects too!
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From Gambio
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DAVID OBOJES
Online store owner

Migrated from an old magento version to shopware. We had some custom issues concerning article variants, prices, images and so on. The support team was always very fast and capable. They did a great job on the adjustments. We definitely recommend Cart2Cart as a migration service!
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From Magento (Adobe Commerce)
To Shopware
TETIANA BEREZHENKO
Online store owner

I can’t say anything but EXCELLENT. These guys know their job and do it with perfectness. I was migrating from the ZenCart store to Magento 2, and they helped me through the whole process. Especially, I want to thank Lena and Nina, as they were really helpful with all my concerns and doubts. Support is the best. That’s what I call SUPER CUSTOMER SERVICE!
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From Zen Cart
To Magento (Adobe Commerce)
METHOD TEST STORE
Online store owner

This app made moving to Shopify from Zen Cart SO easy! Thanks for a great, easy-to-use app that made new store development a breeze!
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From Zen Cart
To Shopify
JIM KELIHER FROM KELIHER MEDIA VENTURES
Online store owner

I had close to 8,000 products in a ZenCart store that I needed to migrate to Shopify. C2C did it all for me quickly and inexpensively. It’s the best solution out there that I’ve found to move from one eCommerce platform to another.
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From Zen Cart
To Shopify
RUDY BRINKMAN
Online store owner

I’ve used the service/software for two website migrations (ZenCart to WooCommerce). The second one failed, also because of my own error, but the supprt was great and Cart2Cart team helped getting it all working flawless.



Very impressed by this software and even more by the aftersales support. Will use again when needed.
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From Zen Cart
To WooCommerce
MICHAEL RICHARDSO
Online store owner

It’s amazing how Cart2Cart was able to move products (many with tons of variants), images, orders, and more flawlessly from ZenCart to Shopify. It saved many many hours of what would have been imperfect and frustrating labor. Bravo!

From Zen Cart
To Shopify
ALEASHIA HERNANDEZ
Online store owner

We switched from ZenCart to 3DCart and was skeptical about doing the manual migration but Cart2Cart was there with technical online chat every step of the way and it was a smooth, easy and affordable transition. THANK YOU so much! Your support technicians were friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful.

From Zen Cart
To 3DCart
RAFA
Online store owner

Great bussiness, and extraordinary on line help, great tech chat, really great service, from old shop Zen cart to a superb prestashop 1.6x. Thanks a lot, save time and money… I recommend for sure

From Zen Cart
To PrestaShop
SCOTT BENTON
Online store owner

We’re in the process of migrating from Zen Cart to Magento, and hoping to go live with the new site early in 2012. The shopping cart migration service was excellent. We were able to migrate about 1,000 products and about 2,500 customers within just a few hours (started migrating in the evening, and the migration was complete by the next morning). You should know that you can run the test migration multiple times to allow you to double-check your settings – this is a huge time saver. Also, after your migration has been completed, you can do incremental migrations that will only capture new data. We’ll be using this feature as we get closer to going live. Overall, I give this service a 10 out of 10. It was super easy to set up, and worked exactly as advertised. We’ll definitely be using it again and recommending it to others.

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