Troubleshoot – No Option to Print Return Shipping Label!

Many of the WooCommerce store owners prefer UPS Shipping services to deliver shipments across the world. UPS serves as a complete solution for the online store owners. One such store owners, Brian, who has an online electronic store based in Georgia, USA, came up with an issue regarding the return shipping label. According to Brian, We have decided to provide return shipping labels with the package instead of providing them separately afterwards. But I am not able to find the option [...]

How to Show/Hide UPS Negotiated Rates?

With UPS Shipping plugin, you can get the real-time rates directly from UPS to your store. Since the rates are fetched from the store owner's UPS account, sometimes they have additional services enabled in their account. These features or services may impact the final rate that UPS Shipping plugin may get from UPS. Some of these services include UPS negotiated rates, tax on rates, etc. These services need to be checked by the store owner and if availed, need to [...]

Why can’t I see UPS Freight rates on cart page?

One of our customers was facing issues regarding the Freight Shipping options. According to the customer: Hello, I have UPS plugins, but I can't work. When I finished address it can't calculate the freight. Hope you reply thanks So basically, while on the cart page, he was not able to check the Freight Rates for shipping as the UPS Freight services were not showing there. Enabling Freight Services While wanting the shipping rates for UPS Freight, one thing needs to be kept in [...]

Troubleshoot – Print Label Option Not Available in WooCommerce Orders

After successfully installing the UPS Shipping plugin and activating it, there are a lot of things that a store owner should keep in mind. Before trying your hands on order confirmation or label printing you need to set it up completely and accurately. After that, if still there is something that stops you from printing the shipping label successfully, then you need to check some specific settings. A similar case happened with one of our customers. Let's take a look at [...]

Weight based Packing using UPS Shipping plugin

Sometimes WooCommerce store owners come up with a special scenario which needs something different from the usual. Such was the case with one of our customers, where he wanted the plugin to calculate the shipping rates based on the billable weight of the package. According to the customer, I want the plugin to calculate the rates based on the billable weight of the package ONLY. As most of the time my products don't have dimensions, so I would prefer a method [...]

Troubleshoot- Packaging Multiple Items Separately..!

Most of the customers often face problems while shipping two or more products. One such issue regarding multiple product shipping surfaced when a customer explained his case. Let's take a look at the issue he was facing: I tried selecting two products for shipping.The two products are not packed together in a box. As a result the two products are shipped individually which is causing the shipping charges to be more expensive. It is a very common issue regarding the store owners [...]

Residential or Commercial Address in UPS Shipping plugin

If you have ever shipped any package using UPS Shipping services, you may be well aware of the fact that UPS charges differently for different address types. Based on the address, UPS may charge you less if the address provided by you is a Commercial Address. Whereas, if the address is a Residential Address, UPS generally charge more shipping charges. Consider this customer's scenario: Will the UPS plugin determine the address to be Commercial or Residential? There is a price variation [...]

Troubleshoot- Getting Higher Rates in UPS Shipping Plugin..!

It is a common scenario where WooCommerce store owners come across some issues with the plugins. But sometimes the issues may arise because of some additional functionalities of the plugin itself. Something similar happened to one of the customers who couldn't understand why the rates returned by UPS Shipping Plugin were not matching the official quotes of UPS. The customer's issue was:  I've set up everything per instruction and I'm still getting a lower rate as compared to my rate on [...]

Using UPS Shipping plugin to only Print Labels and Shipment Tracking

Sometimes the customers do not want to provide UPS Shipping Rates for some specific regions. There can be different reasons for doing so. Especially when your business case demands the same. In such cases the UPS Shipping plugin can be used to just Print Shipping Labels and one of the important aspects of shipping, tracking the package. Consider the following customer scenario: I would like to keep my WooCommerce Flat Rate setup and only use the UPS Shipping plugin for label printing [...]