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Send Shipping Label to your Customer via Email using WooCommerce UPS Shipping plugin

In this article, we will be discussing WooCommerce UPS Shipping plugin and how can you allow store owners to get the UPS shipping label via email.

WooCommerce UPS Shipping plugin allows customers to get shipping labels via email. But what about the shop owner..? Sometimes WooCommerce store owners have to get shipping labels urgently and in such cases, logging in to the WordPress dashboard and then visiting the orders to get the shipping labels is the last thing they would want to do.

According to Sam, a WooCommerce store owner, “I see there is an option for sending the label to the customer once it is created. How can I send an email to myself – the shop owner – instead? It’s more convenient and much faster for us to open an email and print, than having to go to the backend, go to the order details page and then print. The person at our store that handles this job is older so these are a lot of steps and too complicated for him.

Adding Email IDs

In order to get the shipping label via email, store owners need to set up their email id or the store’s dedicated email id. Once it is done, you need to enable the “Send label in the email to customer after label generation“. The image below shows the option to enable this in the plugin settings.

send shipping label

Now, to add the emails in the plugin for automatic notification and label, you need to add the code from the link here. You need to add the email IDs of the desired employee or the store’s dedicated email ID, to send the shipping label via email.


So this article covers generating UPS Shipping labels using WooCommerce UPS Shipping plugin and then sending them to the store owner via email. Shipping labels contain important information with regards to the source and destination address. However, in some cases, the store owner may not be able to get the shipping label from the WooCommerce Order’s page. Hence, we require some mechanism to deliver the shipping label to the store owner via email.

If you have any suggestion regarding the article, feel free to share your views in the comment section below. We have also attached some details about the plugin that we had discussed in this article.

About the plugin

WooCommerce UPS Shipping plugin

  • Get real-time accurate UPS Shipping rates
  • Add extra handling charges to the shipping cost
  • Provide discounts on shipping cost
  • Generate shipping labels
  • Track your UPS Shipments
  • Premium Version Cost – $69
Last Updated On September 24, 2018