Sometimes you might want to add shipping fees to the sales transactions. But the shipping fees often have different prices based on how far the destination is and you might don't want to give access to the cashier to edit the price in the Sell menu. In order to make a sales transaction using shipping cost or delivery cost, you can follow the steps below
Table of Content :
I. Add Shipping Costs as a Product
Step 1. Go to Product, then Click Add
Step 2. Input Product Detail & Type, then Click Submit
Fill out the new Product Form and set the Type as Non-Inventory Product, then click Submit.
A non-Inventory Product Type is a Product Type that doesn't have quantities on it.
Step 3. Open Product Detail
Search the Product and Click Product Variant to Edit.
Step 4. Setting Sell Price Type
Set 'Do not Require Authorization and Sync Cost' then click Submit Button.
This function will sync your shipping price with the cost. So whenever you set your shipping price in the Sell menu, the cost will automatically same as the price and it will not affect the reports.
II. How to Use and Result
Step 1. Go to Sell, then Make Transaction with Shipping Product
Insert the shipping product to your selling cart then click the product to enter the shipping price.
Step 2. Recheck Shipping Product on Sales Report Detail
Check at Report Detail for the result 'Sync Cost = Price'.
How to Use Shipping or Delivery Cost Tutorial Video :
You might also like to read these related articles below :
You can also see detailed information about Non-Inventory product type in this article : Non-Inventory Product Type
If you want to make the Delivery or Shipping cost product's price can be customized during Sell, you can read this article : Custom Price for Delivery Fees Product
To assign a delivery task to another outlet with fulfillment menu : Create Fulfillment (Pick, Pack, and Ship)