Setting up shipping categories
The shipping category is like normal categories but for shipping. Many shipping companies may charge differently based on the type o items you are shipping. For example, they might charge glass items more than garments. If you only deal with one type of items then you just need to create one and you are good. If you deal with multiple types of items and they need to be handled differently during shipping, make sure you set up categories properly.
Pasls creates a default shipping category called Clothing for you when you sign up. You can rename this to whatever you need.
To add shipping category
- From the main menu, go to Configuration
- Click on Shipping categories
- Click on Add new
- Fill in the details
- Click Save
This step is just for defining categories which will be used later while setting up shipping method
Setting up shipping
Shipping is a major part of an online store. How you set up shipping affects where your customers can get their orders delivered, and also how much they pay. There are 3 steps Setup shipping categories Setup shipping zones Setup shipping methods
Setting up Shipping Zone
The regions and countries that you ship to are known as shipping zones. Each shipping zone includes shipping rates that apply to customers whose addresses are within that zone. You can see your current shipping zones and shipping rates on the ...
Categories describe the products in your catalog. The products in a category normally have similar properties, like, Pants, Shirts, BedSheets, Fiction, etc. A category can have or more properties such as name description, and image. The properties ...
Setup shipping methods
After you've set up shipping zones for where you want to ship your products, you can choose the methods you'll use to get your customers' orders to them. You can offer several shipping options for a zone so your customers can choose from a range of ...
You can group your product into the collection to make it easier for customers to find them. How Collections differ from Categories is that the products in collections can have different properties. You may create collections like Clothes for men, ...