Associating Shipping Rules with a Shipping Method

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Navigate to: Admin > Shipping > Edit on Custom Shipping Type > Associated Rules tab > "Add New" button

  1. Select a Shipping Rule Type from the drop-down list. Additional details will appear based on the Rule Type selected.

  2. Enter Shipping Rule Type Details and save progress using the "Save" button. The page reloads with action confirmation.

  3. Use the "Add New" button and repeat Steps 1 - 2 based on the requirements of the Administrator.

  4. Shipping Rule(s) are now associated with the Shipping Method.

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Shipping Rule Type

Note: A Shipping Rule Type can only be associated once per the Shipping Method.

DetailDescription
Fixed-Rate Per ItemShipping Cost is the Admin defined Base Cost + a Fixed Rate per Line Item.
Flat Rate Per ItemShipping Cost is the Admin defined Base Cost + a per Unit Cost.
Quantity Based RateShipping Cost is Base Shipping Cost and Per Unit Cost if Product quantity during Checkout is between Lower Limit and Upper Limit details.
Weight Based RateShipping Cost is Base Shipping Cost and Per Unit Cost if Product weight during Checkout is between Lower Limit and Upper Limit details.

Shipping Rule Type Details

Administrators will need to associate Shipping Rules before a Shipping Method is complete. Shipping Rule Details will appear after the "Shipping Rule Type" is selected.

  • A Shipping Rule Type can only be associated once per the Shipping Method.

Weight-Based Rate

The following details will appear when the "Weight-Based Rate" is selected.

Set Pricing

Base Cost

Flat cost added to Shipping Cost

Per Unit Cost

Additional cost based on quantity of each Product purchased.

Limits For Tiered Pricing

Lower Limit

Enter lower weight limit for Weight-Based Rule

Upper Limit

Enter upper weight limit for Weight-Based Rule

Quantity-Based Rate

The following details will appear when the "quantity-based Rate" is selected.

Set Pricing

Base Cost

Flat cost added to Shipping Cost

Per Unit Cost

Additional cost based on quantity of each Product purchased.

Limits For Tiered Pricing

Lower Limit

Enter the lower quantity limit.

Upper Limit

Enter the upper quantity limit.

Flat Rate per Item

The following details will appear when the "Flat Rate Per Item" is selected.

Set Pricing

Base Cost

Flat cost added to Shipping Cost

Per Unit Cost

Additional cost based on quantity of each Product purchased.

Fixed-Rate Per Item

The following details will appear when the "Flat Rate Per Item" is selected.

Set Pricing

Base Cost

Flat cost added to Shipping Cost

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