About Cygnus Technologies

Established in 1997, Cygnus Technologies is one of the leading providers of assays and services for determining and characterizing impurities in biopharmaceuticals. The company serves a number of firms pertaining to the medical, pharmaceutical, gene therapy, biotech, and other similar industries. Cygnus Technologies helps companies throughout the lifecycle of the new therapeutics; from product development to market distribution, Cygnus is involved in every step along the way. Cygnus was acquired by Maravai Lifesciences in 2016.

The Challenge

Cygnus Technologies wanted to scale its operations through its online store. Their website was built on an OSCommerce platform which had a number of limitations in terms of customizations. When Maravai Life Sciences acquired the company they wanted to move the website on the Magento platform to leverage the built-in features of Magento and to achieve some complex goals of 360 search within the website.

The Challenges Cygnus Technologies was facing are given below:

Our Solution

Folio3 migrated Maravai’s Cygnus Technologies from OSCommerce platform onto the Magento 2 platform. The project also involved the creation of a brand new design and user experience. Some of the customizations included implementing functionalities that are not supported by Magento out of the box.
The customizations made to the store include:


The upgrade was successful and the site performance improved significantly. Along with functional upgrades, the website’s user-friendliness was also improved that ultimately led to an increase in the number of orders via the website. Some of the major results of our fixes are given below:

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