Mullan Lighting’s Bright Future With New Magento 2 Site and Hyvä

Alastair Brodie
Mullan Lighting’s Homepage

MONSOON CONSULTING ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUCE THE LAUNCH OF THE NEW MULLAN LIGHTING WEBSITE POWERED BY MAGENTO AND HYVA

THEME TO CREATE A LIGHTNING FAST NEW ONLINE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

Mullan Lighting designs and manufactures bespoke lighting for the commercial, hospitality, retail and residential sectors. Based in Ireland, they sell to over 55 countries worldwide. Their focus is on product quality, innovative design and flexibility of manufacture. Established in 2009 in Mullan Village, Mullan Lighting manufactures their innovative light fixtures inside what was once a flax mill during the 18th and 19th centuries. 

Today Mullan Lighting is a global lighting design and manufacturing company based in Ireland, specialising in tailor-made light fittings. Mullan Lighting design and manufacture bespoke decorative lighting for the commercial, hospitality and residential sectors. 

Monsoon Consulting have been working with Mullan to update, re-design and redevelop their Magento website to the latest version and also to incorporate the new, innovative Hyvä Frontend Theme.

Mullan Lighting Website

The results are already impressive, with:

  • Incredibly faster performance than the previous website. Google page speed scores increased from 6 to 95, approx 1,400%!

Monsoon Consulting have improved the speed of the site with with following cutting edge solutions and innovative approach from our design & development team:

  • Implementation of Hyvä theme. This has reduced the amount of CSS & JavaScript needed for the site.
  • Lazyloading and optimising all imagery on the site.
  • CDN and the performance optimisations with Cloudflare.
  • Optimised Loading of 3rd party scripts.
  • New and improved homepage design.
  • Improved UX for the site header, catalogue and checkout.
  • Integrated with Storyblok headless CMS for easy to manage content of landing pages.
  • Storyblok has the only real Visual Editor available for CMS to give instant feedback on changes. {For more on Monsoon’s partnership with Storyblock please see https://www.monsoonconsulting.com/blog/driving-commerce-content-solutions-storyblok-cms}
  • VAT switcher and cart updates no longer require full page load.
  • Developed several compatibility modules including for the blog.
  • Huge SEO improvement due to amazing new Page Speed Scores.
  • Multi-store, multi-theme utilising the Luma to Hyvä re-theming approach.

Commenting on the site and eCommerce solution, Alastair Brodie, Commercial Director of Monsoon Consulting said:

“ We have been truly honoured to work with Mullan Lighting, who are both a success in Ireland and on the global stage. Our team has really pushed the boat out with innovative solutions working alongside our key eCommerce partners namely StoryBlok and Hyvä. We are very excited to work with Mullan and support them on their journey ahead.”
Alastair Brodie
Commercial Director
Mullan Lighting Mobile View

The new Mullan Lighting site can be found here https://www.mullanlighting.com/en/

Monsoon Consulting (http://www.monsoonconsulting.com) are Ireland's only Adobe Gold Solution Partner, focusing on delivering best in class B2B and B2C eCommerce solutions to large companies such as Uniphar PLC, Sysco (Pallas Foods), Topline, Heat Merchants Group, One4All and Central Bank of Ireland.

The team at Monsoon provide a full service offering from business consultancy & strategic planning, UX & UI creative design, development & engineering, Infra & Dev ops to a dedicated Support team, offering 24x7 critical application support.

For more information on our Enterprise Magento Acceleration product, “Apex” please also see https://www.monsoonconsulting.com/apex

For more information on how Monsoon Consulting can help your business online, please get in touch with alastair.brodie@monsoonconsulting.com or call +353 (0)1 4750066

Alastair Brodie

Alastair Brodie,

Commercial Director