OverviewBack to top
As online stores are growing steadily, there are more and more orders to fulfill. The problem store owners have to confront is that default shipping methods of Magento 2 no longer have maximum efficiency to help them handle the diversity of orders. For that reason, Shipping Rules by Mageplaza is an ideal and urgent solution. Magento 2 provides multiple shipping methods but not flexible enough for store owners to create any extra shipping rules which would make it easier to deliver a large number of orders with different requirements.
Mageplaza Shipping Rules extension allows online store owners to add unlimited shipping rules based on different conditions of products, shopping cart attributes, and particular purchasing situations. Admins can set fixed shipping rates for specific cart attributes such as subtotal, product weight or quantity and particular item attributes such as color and category.
- Add unlimited rules to available shipping methods
- Calculate custom shipping cost based on products or total quantity
- Specify timeframe for shipping rates
- Make shipping rates visible
- Well compatible with Mageplaza One Step Checkout
Add Unlimited Rules To Shipping Methods
Interestingly, additional shipping rules can be applied easily to shipping methods of Federal Express, DHL, Best Way, Flat Rate, Free Shipping, United Parcel Service, United States Postal Service. Store admins set a new shipping rule based on the new conditions and selected cart price rules. The validity of new conditions for shipping rules depends on the application of configured cart price rules to customers' purchasing. Those specific conditions can be the combination of product attributes, product subselection, and product unification. For instance, a shipping rule applies to the carts whose shipping country is Vietnam and total weight is 50 kgs.
Calculate Custom Shipping Cost
When customers purchasing satisfy activated conditions, more following actions will be with the orders. First, store owners can re-calculate shipping fees, add or deduct an extra fee. Second, the shipping fee for the cart can be set based on the percentage of cart total, fixed amount, and percentage of the original shipping fee. And finally, the shipping fee for chosen items can be set based on the percentage of the product price, fixed amount, and the fixed amount with each weight unit. The shipping rates for each order depends on the actions which are already configured for shipping rules.
Specify Timeframe For Shipping Rates
At the backend, store admins can set a specific time for new shipping rules to apply to customers orders. The rules will be activated automatically during the valid time. Besides, this feature would be for promotion improvement. A campaign, for example, 5$ applied to every order in Black Friday.
Make Shipping Rates Visible
The shipping rates can be visible in-store views options such as all store views, main website or default store view and to customer groups (general, wholesaler, or retailer). This feature is the great support for store owners when they devise a shipping fee strategy aiming at separate target customer groups.
Shipping Fee Restriction
Limit the amount of shipping fee total
Enable/Disable to apply cart product rule to free shipping products
Apply From Backend
Apply shipping rules to the orders at the control panel
Fee Depends On Weight
Calculating shipping fee based on the weight of products
Tax & Discount
Be able to include tax or discount on the cart total
Well compatible with One Step Checkout
Full Feature List
For Store Admins
- Enable/ Disable the extension
- Enable/ Disable to apply the rule for backend order
- Naming the rule
- Briefly explain the rule
- Set status for the rule
- Choose shipping methods
- Set conditions for the cart price rules
- Set how to apply shipping fee
- Set minimum and maximum for shipping fee total
- Set counting type, amount of shipping fee for the whole cart
- Set counting type, amount of shipping fee for each item
- Enable/Disable to apply the shipping rule for free shipping items
- Add/Remove tax and/ or discount
- Be able to view shipping rates on Shopping Cart Page and Checkout One Page
Technical SpecificationsBack to top
Magento platform compatibility
Open Source (CE): 2.3
Commerce on prem (EE): 2.2, 2.3
11 November, 2019
Extensions, Shipping & Fulfillment, Order Management (OMS)
Quality ReportBack to top
All tests were conducted on the latest versions of Magento that existed for the compatible release lines at the moment of the extension submission. Latest versions of all other software were used, as applicable.
Release NotesBack to top
- Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.3
- Compatible with Commerce on prem (EE) : 2.2 2.3
- Stability: Stable Build
- Compatible with Magento 2.3
- New feature: apply multiple rules
SupportBack to top
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