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Shopware 5 to
Shopware 6 migration

Support for Shopware 5 will be terminated by the end of 2024. Safely transfer your Shopware database and functionality to a newer version.

The end is near

In 2024, Shopware 5 will reach the end of its life cycle. For the past seven years, Shopware 5 has been a powerful and reliable e-commerce solution for businesses of all sizes. It has allowed them to build, manage and grow their online stores with ease.

The end of Shopware 5 will bring the end of an era. It has been a reliable and popular e-commerce platform for thousands of businesses around the world. Shopware 5 allowed companies to create stunning online stores with a wide range of features and customization options.

As Shopware 5 reaches its end of life, Shopware 6 will take its place. Shopware 6 is a modern, cloud-based e-commerce platform that offers a wide variety of features, such as personalized product recommendations, intuitive checkout process, and powerful integrations with third-party services.

It also offers a wide range of tools to help businesses create a modern and engaging online store.

We understand that the end of Shopware 5 is a significant change for many businesses. But, we are confident that the transition to Shopware 6 will be smooth and seamless. We are here to help you make the most of your new e-commerce platform.

If you have any questions regarding a migration from Shopware 5 to Shopware 6 – Please don’t hesitate to contact us.

End of life


Why migrate to Shopware 6?

Migrating to Shopware 6 can be a daunting task, but it is definitely worth the effort.
Here are a few reasons why:

Enhance performance and fortify security.

Shopware 6 offers a significant improvement in frontend performance, with a 50% increase in speed, the checkout process being 38% faster. Additionally, security is strengthened through the enhanced password management.

Revamp the admin interface to make it more user-friendly.

Former Shopware 5 users recognize that Shopware 6 provides a much more user-friendly experience for both tech-savvy and non-technical individuals.

Ensure assistance and ongoing updates for Shopware 6.

In 2024, Shopware 5 will no longer be officially supported by Shopware, meaning that no security or feature updates will be provided for it.

Improve the mobile version

Responsiveness is something that Shopware 6 themes come enabled with as standard, and the checkout is optimized for mobile devices. Furthermore, Shopware 6 facilitates support for Progressive Web Apps.

Enhance the user interface and user experience.

An outstanding example of this is Shopware 6, which provides a streamlined checkout process with only two steps and a wider range of payment gateways.

Reduce the amount of clashes caused by extensions.

Shopware 6 offers a much reduced risk of compatibility problems if various extensions from different vendors are installed concurrently.

What are common questions people ask?

What are the benefits of upgrading to Shopware 6 for me?

An essential decision is selecting the correct shop system. We usually suggest switching to Shopware 6, since Shopware 5 will be discontinued in the near future. If you remain uncertain which solution is appropriate for you, our team is available to answer your inquiries. Please fill out the contact form or give us a call!

What advantages does Shopware 6 offer?

Shopware 6 provides a unique blend of content and commerce strategies, allowing for powerful integrations using an APIFirst approach.

This headless approach gives you the freedom to choose the best solution for your customers. Shopware 6 is also prepared for international customers with its multilanguage and multicurrency capabilities.

In addition, Shopware 6 is designed to save time through automated tasks, all while offering consistent frameworks to make developers lives easier.

If you want to see what Shopware 6 can offer, check out our free demo shop! To learn more about the differences between Shopware 5 and 6, take a look at our blog post on the topic.

What are the expenses associated with a Shopware 6 store?

Unfortunately, since each project has its own individual characteristics and needs, there is no simple solution.

We offer a free, nonbinding initial meeting, during which we can discuss your wishes and ideas to determine your specific requirements.

Following that, we can develop a customised paid proposal to you.

Ready to upgrade your Shopware website?

We are here to guide you through the process of migrating from Shopware 5 to Shopware 6 and guarantee a hassle-free transition.