Available shipping methods
- Postal mail service (USPS or equivalent)
Please see the following document for the correct shipping type ID to use in your eCommerce order post setup: https://acusecure.acutrack.com/download/ondemand/ShippingCarrier_Service.doc.
How do I calculate shipping cost?
In order to calculate your estimated shipping costs, you must first know the weight of your package including the shipping carton.
Shipping Cost Calculator:
USPS / FedEx Calculator:
Handy tip: Before you tell your clients the estimated shipping and handling costs, please remember to add the handling/fulfillment costs. Your order handling/fulfillment costs are available for you to review when you log in to Customer Portal.
How to setup shipping methods in shopping cart?
Shopping cart allows following shipping methods:
Flat Rate: This option allows you to setup flat shipping cost. You can setup domestic and international flat cost something like "Standard Domestic" and "Standard International"
Weight Based Rate: This option allows you to setup shipping cost based on the product weight. For example, you can setup Up to 1 LB USPS First Class and over 1 LB USPS Priority Mail
Price Based Rate: This option allows you to setup shipping cost based on the product price. Fore example, you can setup for price up to $50 USPS First Class, for price over $50 USPS Priority Mail
Direct USPS / FedEx system: Some shopping cart has this option which allow you to choose USPS / FedEx API. You have to setup an account with USPS / FedEx and use those credentials to configure this option.