New Carrier Service (Advanced)
This page allows you to add far greater detail concerning your shipping carrier’s services.
Get to this page via
Settings > General > Shipping > Add Carrier > Advanced Info > Services >
Add Service > Advanced Info
Aside from the primary information already covered in the basic mode such as Package Type, Service Name, and Shipping Speed, this page allows you to add supplementary data regarding the carrier service.
Select whether or not this carrier service is active. If No is selected, the carrier service cannot be selected in the invoice module.
Website Link to Service
This field can be used to input the URL, linking to the carrier’s website where information on this service is displayed. This link is restricted to this page and is not shown anywhere else.
Select the geographical location of this service; where it will ship to (e.g. Local, National, Europe, North America, etc.).
Use this field to input the compensation cover for this carrier service (i.e. Maximum inclusive compensation, maximum total cover, and additional compensation, if available).
This page enables you to input further information regarding the carrier’s shipping charges, more so than what the basic mode covered.
Shipping Charged by
Select the way in which shipping is charged: a flat rate, by weight or dimensions, or by total order amount. This page will change according to which option is chosen, allowing you to input the further, necessary information.
Weight or Dimensions
Tap ‘Add Weight’. This will cause a pop-up window to appear, enabling you to input the dimensions and their corresponding prices (e.g. 50kg = £100).
You may input as many as you need.
Total Order Amount
Tap ‘Add Values’. This will cause a pop-up window to appear, enabling you to input the minimum and maximum amounts and the corresponding shipping price (e.g. Minimum £100, Maximum £0, Price £5 - this would mean any orders over £100 would receive shipping for just £5).
Use these fields to select the availability for this shipping carrier service.
Surcharge on Specific Days
Use these fields to enter the amount of surcharge this service costs on each day.
Max Delivery on Specific Days
Use these fields to enter the maximum amount of deliveries for each day.
Time Slot Constraints and Surcharges
Tap the blue cross icon. This will add another row where you can input surcharges for specific time slots and add a maximum amount of deliveries possible during that time slot.
This page is used to add surcharge information to the shipping carrier.
Delivery Operation Time
Set the times in which this carrier service operates.
This feature allows you to exclude certain dates from the shipping carrier’s service. During
Use this feature to exclude days from the shipping carrier’s service (e.g. Saturdays and Sundays). These days will then be unavailable when selecting this carrier service.
This section enables you to change and override tax details regarding this shipping carrier service.
Select which taxes apply to this item. The green check mark indicates the tax is applied, whereas the yellow cross indicates the tax is not applied.
Tap the field and enter, using the numeric keypad, an override value for the tax.
This page enables you to input tracking information regarding this shipping carrier service.
Use this field to add any further, relevant information to the shipping carrier service.
Use this field to enter any restrictions when it comes to this carrier service (e.g. Dimension or weight restrictions).
Use this field to type in which items aren’t allowed to be shipped with this carrier service (e.g. Drugs, guns, explosives, knives, etc.).
Signature Required on Delivery
Select whether or not this carrier service requires a signature.
Service Can Be Tracked
Select whether or not this service/delivery can be tracked.