I have a custom module Name as OrderTracking and have a table order_tracking. I just want that whenever an order will place Magento will save "Order_id" and "customer_id" to my custom table -> order_tracking My Custom table have these columns

  1. id
  2. customer_id
  3. order_id
  4. longitude
  5. latitude

Thanks in advance.


You can create observer for to collect order data, You can use checkout_onepage_controller_success_action event to get order details.

Create events.xml


<?xml version="1.0"?>
<config xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xsi:noNamespaceSchemaLocation="urn:magento:framework:Event/etc/events.xsd">
<event name="checkout_onepage_controller_success_action">
    <observer name="your_observer_name" instance="Vendor\ModuleName\Observer\YourMethod" />



namespace Vendor\Module\Observer;

use Magento\Framework\Event\ObserverInterface;
use Magento\Framework\Event\Observer;

class YourClass implements ObserverInterface
public function execute(Observer $observer)
      $order = $observer->getEvent()->getOrder();
    // Do some stuff


For save data to custom table you can refer this link. Here

  • I am new in magento and cannot understand this line that what to put in name and instance <observer name="your_observer_name" instance="Vendor\ModuleName\Observer\YourMethod" /> – Abdullah Shahid Mar 12 '18 at 13:34
  • public function execute(Observer $observer) { $order = $observer->getEvent()->getOrder(); // Do some stuff echo '<pre>'; print_r($order); echo '</pre>'; echo "Order has been tracked"; } aboce code only print {Order has been tracked} – Abdullah Shahid Mar 12 '18 at 13:55
  • Check here, You will get ideas about observers. mageplaza.com/magento-2-module-development/… – anonymous Mar 13 '18 at 4:47
  • Thank you so much for sharing the concept of the observer. I am marking your answer right. – Abdullah Shahid Mar 13 '18 at 6:57

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