Moonpig is an online retailer selling personalised cards, gifts and flowers.

Key Outcomes_

50% performance improvement through the order funnel

Capacity of 50%+ orders per minute achieved

No downtime sustained

Record peak sales achieved

The Details_


Build Circle provided integrated engineers to prepare the Moonpig platform for Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day peaks.  These are critical trading periods for Moonpig; any downtime risks significant impact on annual revenue.

What We Did

Build Circle built a suite of load tests that simulated real user traffic, and set up performance monitoring tools. By observing the monitoring while running load tests we were able to identify and fix bottlenecks in the platform.

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