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Zen Cart to Magento
Migration Service

Zen Cart to Magento data migration with the Cart2Cart tool is a secure 4-step process of moving your store’s products, customers, categories and more from Zen Cart to Magento automatically with no tech background needed.

Supported versions: Zen Cart 1.2.x - 1.5.x - Magento 1.1.x - 2.x CE (1.1 - 1.3 from only), 1.6.x - 2.2.x, 2.3.4, 2.3.5, 2.4

How to migrate from Zen Cart to Magento?

Connect your Source Cart

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

Connect your Target Cart

Type in your current store URL. Install the Connection Bridge on your Magento root folder manually or automatedly via Cart2Cart.

Select the data to migrate

Select the data types to migrate, match them to the corresponding Magento ones and choose extra migration options.

Launch your migration

Run free Demo to see Cart2Cart in action. Move on with the Full Migration and enjoy your brand new Magento 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)
Partly
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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

Thanks to Cart2Cart`s flexible pricing policy, the migration price depends on the volume of transferred entities and the additional migration options you select. Simply choose your Source and Target platforms and get the approximate price of your Zen Cart to Magento store migration right after completing the free Demo.

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255 reviews

What data can be migrated from
Zen Cart to Magento

1. Products
  • Options ( Name, Price ), Attributes ( Name, Values ).
  • Name, SKU, Full Description, Manufacturer, Tax Class.
  • Price, Special Price.
  • Weight.
  • Downloadable Products ( Files, Max Downloads ).
  • Meta Title, Meta Keywords, Meta Description.
  • Base Image, Additional Images.
  • Quantity, Stock Status.
2. Product Categories
  • Name, Description.
  • Image.
3. Manufacturers
4. Taxes
  • Tax Class ( Name ), Tax Rates ( Country, State, Percent ), Tax Rules ( Tax Class, Tax Rate ).
5. Customers
  • ID Additional option "Preserve customer IDs on the Target Store" should be selected , First Name, Last Name, Email, Newsletter, Gender, Date of Birth, Passwords Select additional option “Migrate customers` passwords” and install Cart2Cart plugin (if you're migrating to Magento2), both free of charge. Click for more info , Created Date.
  • Billing Address ( First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone, Fax ).
  • Shipping Address ( First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone, Fax ).
6. Orders
  • ID Additional option "Preserve order IDs on the Target Store" should be selected , Order Date, Order Status, Order Products ( Name, SKU ), Product Price, Quantity, SubTotal Price, Discount Price, Tax Price, Shipping Price, Total Price, Order Comments, Order Status History.
  • Customer Name, Email, 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. Reviews
  • Created Date, Status, Rate, Comment, Product.
8. Multistore
  • Yes Available only on Magento .

Clear Target Store data before migration

Will delete all data from your Magento store

free

Create product variants based on the combinations of options

Or the available attribute values combination

+$35

Preserve customer IDs on Target Store

Your Zen Cart customer IDs will be the same in Magento

+$49

Move images from products, categories, blog posts descriptions

Those included in the descriptions

+$49

Set products quantity to 100 on Magento store

To check how the migration works for out of stock products

+$29

Zen Cart to Magento migration FAQs

Does Cart2Cart switch multi-language from Zen Cart to Magento?

Cart2Cart supports multilingual migration across different platforms. Nevertheless, you should check the migrated data table above to see if this option is available for your migration case.

How can I transfer my store's customers from Zen Cart to Magento?

To find out if the service can migrate your Zen Cart e-store customers to Magento, please check the list of transferable records. Then, simply click the Customers checkbox while configuring the transfer in the Migration Wizard to indicate you’d like to move the customer data.

Can I retry Demo migration?

Yes, Cart2Cart data migration tool makes it possible for the users to restart Demo Migrations as many times as needed to different Target platforms. In order to do it - do the following:
  1. Go to to your Cart2Cart account.
  2. Go to My Migrations List.
  3. Find the required migration where the demo is performed, and click the "Continue Migration" button.
  4. After, return to the second step of the Migration Wizard "Demo Migration" and just activate "Start Demo Migration" button. The Demo data transfer will start over again.

How much does the data migration service cost?

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

Can I see how the service works without paying for it?

Yes, the Cart2Cart database migration service offers a free unlimited Demo Migration feature (test transfer). It makes it possible to migrate a limited amount of data types (up to 10 products, customers, orders and other data related to them) from Zen Cart to your new Magento shopping cart in around 10-15 minutes. When you are happy with the Demo outcome, you can go on with the Full (paid) migration.

Will the migration impact my Source store sales process?

Absolutely not. The replatforming process doesn’t affect your Source shopping platform in any way. You can keep selling as usual while the data is being moved.

Do I risk losing data from my existing Zen Cart store after the migration?

No, your migrated Zen Cart store info isn't influenced by the transfer at all. Basically, the data (products, customers, orders, etc.) is simply “copied”(exported) from Zen Cart and “pasted” (imported) into your Magento store database.

So, the data migration process is totally safe for the e-shop that is moved and there is no risk of losing any of the data. We guarantee 100% uptime and data security during the transfer with the help of Cart2Cart database migration tool. In other words, you can keep selling while your Source Store data is being migrated to the new platform.

Will Cart2Cart import products from Zen Cart to Magento?

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

How to switch orders from Zen Cart to Magento??

To move the orders from Zen Cart to Magento, you need to check the necessary block (Orders) in Migration Wizard during switch setup and your Zen Cart orders will be imported to Magento in no time.

Does the migration process interfere with my Zen Cart store functionality?

No, the data replatforming doesn’t influence either the speed, or the performance of your existing Zen Cart e-store. The Cart2Cart migration service just “copies” the info from your Zen Cart e-store and imports it into the new Magento one. It doesn’t influence the e-store in any way, so it can run as usual.

How to transfer the database from Zen Cart to Magento?

Please, follow these steps to migrate your Zen Cart webstore database from to Magento:
  • Select Zen Cart and Magento platforms from the list.
  • Specify the data you want to migrate to Magento and pick the additional migration options.
  • Begin free Demo transfer to see the service in action.
  • Start the Full database export.

Can I migrate attributes to Magento?

If you want to transfer attributes to the Magento cart, we recommend you to to check the table of supported data entities above to make sure it is available for your Zen Cart to Magento migration prior to starting the data transfer.

Beginner-friendly data switch at hand

from$29

Manage the Zen Cart to Magento migration with Cart2Cart and develop your online shop on a new platform

Mid-sized business

Handy tool for transferring the data across 85+ shopping carts

Starting from2 migrations
/per account

Get the opportunity to execute more projects with Cart2Cart at a discounted price

Ecommerce professionals

Full range data migration - all-in-one solution

from$299

Our specialists will move the data from your Zen Cart to Magento - just share your migration needs with us and get it carried out for you.

Large enterprise

“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

Get the most out of your data transfer

Get more time for your business management while Cart2Cart performs a speedy Zen Cart to Magento data transfer for you. Benefit from our easy to use data migration service with no tech experience needed.

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We’re committed to protecting our customers’ data security. Check out our Security Policy

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

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
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.

From Zen Cart
To Magento
BRENT LUCAS
Online store owner

We were up against the wall on time amd looking for a way to migrate our data from Zen Cart to Magento. We are a small operation and most quotes for the data migration were way more than we could afford. But we couldn’t run the risk of losing customers by forcing them to re register.

The $50 Cart2Cart automated solution looked risky, but we researched the company and saw ALLOT of positive feedback about the service.

Our Migration went perfectly. TWICE. We paid to move the data into a Development server, saw everything the service had to offer. Then, because the service is so stable, we elected to skip moving the data into Dev and then into production, and migrated again DIRECTLY into production (shows you how solid the service is).

I recommend this service to everyone I meet that moving from one eCommerce cart system to another. I use it when I consult on other peoples moves.

It’s a silver bullet solution.

From Zen Cart
To Magento
MARCUS LEDBETTER
Online store owner

The bottom line is that Cart2Cart migrated a zen cart store that had 500 products, 30,000+ order records and an excess of 40,000 customers to a new Magento installation. The data was flawless and once it was done the new site picked up RIGHT where the first one left off. Fantastic service and we are beyond pleased.

From Zen Cart
To Magento
EDDIE C
Online store owner

I used Cart2Cart to migrate from standard Zen-Cart to Magento (1.4.1.0), with about 100 simple products, and all wen very well. I was very pleased with the process and outcome.

From Zen Cart
To Magento
DAG-IVAR
Online store owner

We are migrating from Zen Cart to Magento, and we came over cart2cart from MagneticOne Team.

The ease of setup and the Demo possibilities convinced us at once that we could save hours of work.

For some reason when I went from demo to real transfer something happened and I got page 404 not found error.

I contacted live chat and the support team fixed the problem and the whole process from I discovered Cart2Cart and was finished with the transfer was less than one hour.

Even with my mistake in the process.

The whole experience was so impressing that I found it proper to let others know of this excellent product and with the great support, if something goes wrong.



Recommended!

From Zen Cart
To Magento
LUKE GEIGER
Online store owner

I thought transitioning our web shop from Zen Cart to Magento was going to be a nightmare…but with your migration service the transfer of my customer data was easy! I have no expertise in database management, and the process couldn’t have been easier to use. Thanks for this great service, you saved me a huge headache and a lot of money!!

From Zen Cart
To Magento
STEVE HOWERY
Online store owner

What a great service I migrated my zen cart to magenta with no problems at all. Thanks! you saved me days of hand coding products.

From Zen Cart
To Magento
MARTIN ANDERSON
Online store owner

We just migrated one of our clients away from Zen Cart to Magento using Cart2Cart.



The free demo migration was a great feature and gave us lots of confidence.



2 years worth of Zen Cart data was sucked into Magento in a few clicks. Client is very happy and we are very happy to be rid of Zen Cart!

From Zen Cart
To Magento
TYRONE SHUM
Online store owner

Recently I was in the market to move from the open source software Zencart to Magento Commerce and I was looking for the fastest option to migrate all my data to this new store. I found Cart2Cart via an ecommerce forum and they have done wonders for my business. Not only have they saved time but also money and the headaches involve in any migration process.



Thank you to the wonderful team and great work you have done.

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