New Service! Multi-Carrier Live Shipping Rates for Shopping Cart and Checkout

Introducing Ship200 Live UPS, USPS (Stamps, Endicia), Fedex Shipping Rates for shopping cart (Beta)

The service adds Live Shipping Rates to a customer’s shopping carts (for example Opencart) in Estimate shipping and to Checkout process.

 

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Set the shipping price that fits your business.
Customize Options for live rates:

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1.Original Price: - will return exact price from the shipping carrier 
(ups, fedex or usps) 
In the example above, if UPS Ground price is $8.65, 
Ship200 will return $8.65
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2. Percent: - will add/deduct selected percentage to the exact price returned by 
the carrier 
In the example above, if UPS Second Day Air price is $12.99, 
Ship200 will return - ($12.99+20%) $15.58
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3.Fixed Dollar: - will return this exact price, regardless of the price from 
the shipping carrier

In the example above, if USPS Priority Mail will be $8.65, Ship200 will return $6.99

 

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4.Float Dollar Amount: - will add/deduct specified dollar amount to the exact price returned by the shipping carrier

In the above example, if Fedex Standard Overnight is $19.95, 
Ship200 will return ($19.99 + $4.00) $23.95

Setup

To access the setup for live rates service, navigate to setup of specific shopping cart in Add/Remove Store section

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Fall Back Methods:

In case of Ship200 servers or a selected Carrier (Fedex, UPS, Stamps/Endicia) Servers are down, the shipping rates will be set to Fall Back methods.

The Fall Back Methods are a standard Shipping Table Rates that you can setup in Ship200 Settings and in case Ship200 down they can be edited directly in shopping cart plugin settings.

Example: UPS Ground (M):3.99,USPS Standard (M):9.99
In this example, there will be 2 shipping methods, “UPS Ground (M)” that will be $3.99 and “USPS Standard (M)” that will be $9.99

 

Shopping Carts Setup

– Opencart Setup