Seller Shipping Configuration: Marketplace Shipping (Customized Rates)

Seller Shipping Configuration using our Marketplace Shipping to customize your own shipping rates. (For Shipstation Shipping - USPS Real-time Rates, see this article)

  1. Login to your Vendor account
  2. Navigate to Configuration>Shipping Configuration
  3. Seller Panel: Shipping Configuration

Shipping methods configured by the admin will get listed like this on the seller side. From here, the seller will proceed to add shipping rates on their own.

From the Action menu, the seller can enable/disable the shipping methods as per his/her requirements.

Clicking the view button, Seller can view the shipping details & proceed to add shipping ranges & add countries/zone to add shipping rates.

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4. Set Shipping as Default: Seller Panel


Sellers can also set the marketplace shipping as default option from their seller dashboard.

**It is necessary* for the sellers to choose a shipping method. Only then will shipping rates will be visible to the customers on front end.*

If a seller doesn’t want to set the shipping method separately for each of his products then, he can simply set the “Shipping as default” as set the shipping rates. Thus, the marketplace shipping method will be automatically added to each product of that seller.

Multi-vendor Seller Panel>>Go to Configuration>>Shipping Configuration>>Click (…)Action>>Click“Set As Default” from Action menu of Shipping Methods.

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5. COUNTRY WISE SHIPPING


If the seller is shipping to different countries with different shipping rates then, he/she has to set country wise shipping.

In the Shipping Configuration menu of the seller panel, the seller will have the marketplace shipping option in the listing.

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In front of that shipping method, the seller needs to click the view button in the Action menu.

Clicking the view button, the seller will see the list of added countries. There, the seller will get the option to manage shipping ranges & add more countries.

The seller can manage each country’s shipping rates from the Action menu just by clicking the view button. He/she can anytime disable/delete any country from the list.

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6. How to Manage Shipping Range?

Sellers first need to add Shipping ranges and then proceed to add countries to set different shipping rates for each country for all the states.

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Seller Adding Shipping Ranges

Seller will click the Add New Range button to set a shipping range to enter zone-wise shipping rates. These rates will be applied whether on the product’s price or product’s weight.

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A Seller can add up to 8 shipping ranges for a Shipping method.

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Shipping Range is set based on the Price of the product. Similar to this, Seller can set up to 8 ranges for a shipping method. Also, the seller can edit/delete the ranges.

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The seller can view the shipping range details from here:

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Once done, the seller will proceed to select countries & set different shipping rates for each country & their states based on price or weight of the product.

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All the countries to which shipping rate is set will be listed in this section (as attached in the screenshot). The seller can proceed to manage shipping ranges from there & add new countries also.

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This way, a seller can set different shipping rates for different countries based on Price or weight of the product.

ZONE WISE SHIPPING

Once the admin configures Zone-wise shipping from his end, the seller will get the option to add zone-wise shipping rates.

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Clicking the Edit button, the seller will get the option to add ranges & add zone-wise shipping rates.

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Seller Adding Shipping Ranges

Seller will click the Add New Range button to set a shipping range to enter zone-wise shipping rates. These rates will be applied whether on the product’s price or product’s weight.

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A Seller can add up to 8 shipping ranges for a Shipping method.

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Here, the shipping range is set on the basis of Product Price. Similar to this, Seller can set up to 8 ranges for a shipping method. Also, the seller can edit/delete the ranges.

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The seller can view the shipping range details from here:

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Now, as the sellers have added the Shipping rates, they can now proceed to add zone-wise shipping rates simply by clicking here:

Seller Adding Shipping Rates

Case 1: When Range Details Tab is Enabled from Admin End. In this case, sellers can simply add zone-wise shipping rates.

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Case 2: When Range Details Tab is Disabled from Admin End.

If the Range Details Tab is disabled from admin end, Seller can directly set a Fixed Shipping cost for the respective zone.

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You can view the details, edit/delete zones later if required.

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That is how sellers can add zone-wise shipping rates.