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:
I. Add Shipping Costs as a product
Step 1. Go to Menu Product then Click Add Button
Step 2. 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. Search the Product and Click Product Variant to Edit
Step 4. Set 'Do not Require Authorization and Sync Cost' then click Submit Button
Note: 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 menu, input Shipping Cost product, then set price for shipping cost manually
Insert the shipping product to your selling cart then click the product to enter the shipping price
Step 2. Check at Report Detail for the result 'Sync Cost = Price'
How to Use Shipping or Delivery Cost Tutorial Video:
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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