Dropship module is the best drop shipping solution in eCommerce to efficiently manage the orders, warehouses and optimize all shipping functions.
OverviewBack to top
Drop shipping is a process in which the e-commerce store owner sell items from the Magento storefront that are then shipped to the customer by a third party ie; wholesaler or warehouse who stores the inventory. Drop shipping can be a great way to expand the product line, streamline the order and inventory management processes, or kick-start the new online business.
Dropship module is the best drop shipping solution in eCommerce to efficiently manage the orders, warehouses and optimize all shipping functions. This module is an absolute way to start an e-commerce store without having the inventory stock and eliminates all complicated shipping steps the users used to follow and offers easy steps to fulfill orders with dropship method. Instead, all the products are stored in different warehouses across the region. So when a customer places an order, the product is directly shipped from the nearest warehouse instead of the store.With dropship module, the store owner does not to keep goods in stock but instead transfer sales orders and shipment details to the warehouse manager, who then ships the goods directly to the customers. Shipping rates will be calculated according to the warehouse origin address. The admin can assign warehouses to the products and can add shipping methods that the warehouse provides and during checkout buyer can choose those shipping methods as per the choice. The admin can also add and manage multiple warehouses for a product with the quantity while adding and editing the product.
Use Case of Dropship -
Dropship module is a premium extension for the store owners who want to create their own store and don’t want to have a warehouse for the product. Using this module, whenever an order gets placed onto the e-commerce shop, shipment and order will be managed by warehouse manager. Therefore, the order gets shipped directly to the customer, eliminating shipping hassle and saving time. This module is useful to increase the efficiency of the store and having the right products in stock for customers, properly identified and available to ship quickly to customers.
The admin can set multiple shipping methods offered by dropship marketplace add on module and during checkout buyer can choose those shipping methods as per their choice.
Features of Dropship -
- Easy to manage Store.
- Increase store Efficiency.
- Easy to Ship product from various warehouses.
- Order shipping is easy using this module.
- Works in all custom Magento template.
- The admin can add/edit/delete warehouse.
- The admin can change the status of warehouse enable/disable.
- The admin can also assign products to the warehouse.
- The buyer can select the shipping method according to the warehouse in shopping cart page as well.
- Shipping will be calculated according to the warehouse address.
- Warehouse manager can manage warehouse products.
- Warehouse manager can manage warehouse orders.
- Warehouse manager can manage shipping details and can also upload shipping CSV file.
- Warehouse manager will receive an email on the time of creation of new warehouse and invoice creation.
Work flow of Dropship -
After the module installation, the admin will have a Warehouse Manager tab in the admin account. The admin can configure the module settings through the options available under Warehouse Manager tab ie; Manage Warehouse, Manage Orders, and Warehouse products.
Through Manage Warehouse option, the admin can edit the details of existing warehouses, delete the warehouses and can also add/create the new warehouses. For adding the new warehouse the admin will enter the details like warehouse code, title, description, warehouse address, email address and the name of warehouse owner and the applicable shipping methods. The warehouse manager will receive an email when a new warehouse will be created by the admin. The email will contain the login credentials.
Through Manage Orders option, the admin can view order details and can create order invoice. The warehouse manager will receive an email when an order invoice will be created. Through Warehouse products option, the admin can add products to the warehouses and can also change the assigned warehouses to the products.
On the checkout page, the customer can select the shipping method according to the warehouses. After selecting the shipping method, warehouse shipping will be updated and the customer can proceed to checkout. The admin can check and manage the order details for which the warehouse ship method is set. When the invoice gets created, the admin will enable the shipment of the product from the warehouse. The warehouse manager can log in to the warehouse account using the account credentials they will get via email. After login, the warehouse manager can manage warehouse products, shipping details, upload shipping CSV file and can also manage the orders.
Benefits of Dropship -
- Offer a significantly larger number of products to their customers as they don’t have to pre-purchase all the items they sell.
- Can easily add or change up their product offerings.
- Location independence, so don’t have to worry about maintaining the inventory by running a warehouse.
- Less overhead because of no storage and inventory of the products.
Demo - You can check the live demo here.
Release NotesBack to top
- Compatible with CE: 1.6 1.6.1 22.214.171.124 1.7 1.8 1.8.1 1.9 1.9.1 1.9.2 1.9.3
- Stability: Stable Build
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+ Easy to Ship product from various warehouses.
+ Order shipping becomes very easy by using this module.
+ Admin can add/edit/delete warehouse.
+ Admin can change the status of warehouse enable/disable.
+ Buyer can select shipping method according to Warehouse in same order.
+ Shipping will be calculated according to the warehouse.
+ Admin can assign warehouse to many products at a time.