CentralBio is an organic farming cooperative from Sintra – Portugal.
As small farmers as they are, the value in delivering the produce as fresh as possible to the end consumer is very high.
The is to grow their customer base and become a reference player in the Lisbon area. The solution decided is to sell their produce online and to deliver to the customer home.
On the technical side, the solution executed lay on a WooCommerce multi-vendor store. A professional theme to properly display the products. Custom development on WooCommerce features to meet client requirements.
Ecoaldeia de Janas is a farming NGO/co-op that promotes fair trade and sustainability of rural areas, supporting organic farming, traditional activities and self-sufficiency.
They operate an online store to sell their produce as well as some of their farming neighbors.
Because the store is a custom php app, help was needed to add some features that they want to make the administration of the store easier.
Teaming with other developer, our job was to add the desired features, refactor the php code because it’s starting do became outdated. In the future, possible a re-design of the platform so it becomes more responsive and well suited for different devices. Its a work in progress…
You can see some photos of the current project below.
After the success with the site, the company Casal Hortelão wanted to reach a bigger audience and a bigger market, and decided to try to sell their produce on-line.
A solution was found, implementing Magento community edition ecommerce, and creating a custom template to the front store.
You can see some photos of the project below.