But what happens when a customer orders both FBA products and manually fulfilled products? It used to be that you had to manually enter the FBA order info into Amazon because Shopify wouldn’t split out the shipping rates during checkout. So basically, Shopify would use your manual shipping rate and mark the whole order for manual fulfillment.
But that sucks. We want everything to work automatically, totally seamlessly!
Well now you can setup your shipping rates so that the FBA Shipping app automatically sends the FBA items to Amazon while leaving the manual items for you to fulfill. It’s actually really simple. All you have to do is name your manual shipping rate “Standard”. It can’t be “standard” or “standard shipping” or any other variation, it must say exactly “Standard”.
Here’s how to do it:
Be sure to also check out the weight based rates video mentioned in the above video.
Gennifer is the Customer Support Magician at ByteStand, where she lives and breathes customer service education while sipping coffee in her pajamas.
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Starting January 1, 2023, stores on the Shopify Starter and Basic plans will no longer be able to request access to the Carrier Service API (Carrier Calculated Shipping).
This removes the option to request access by:
Transitioning to annual billing
Paying an additional monthly fee
There’s a HUGE learning curve when you’re first setting up an online store. You can spend 38 million hours Googling this stuff. Or you can ask a magical genie to help you get setup.
You can now import all your products from Amazon to BigCommerce in just a couple of clicks. AND keep everything in sync between the two.
Here it is, no intro, no fanfare, just straight up. These are the 4 things people want from your ecommerce site: Customization, Ease, Legitimacy, Creativity. That’s it!
It’s the dream, right? To be one of the best Shopify stores out there – millions of sales, tons of adoring customers and money up to your eyeballs. But how do you get there?