In this article, we will show you how WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin and its features like automating real-time shipping rates, printing FedEx shipping labels, support for domestic, international and freight shipments, live tracking for your shipments, and multi-vendor support helps you streamline FedEx shipping for your store.
In search of a complete shipping solution, you might have tried your hands on various shipping solutions available online. However, there are certain aspects of shipping that can be very difficult to achieve even with the help of different shipping solutions. In this article, we will cover all the aspects of WooCommerce shipping and show you how WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin is the best choice for your online store.
Real-time FedEx Rates – Perfect Balance between Accuracy and Flexibility!
Flat-rates may be one of the easiest ways to define shipping options for your website. However, there is always a risk of undercharging your customers and bearing the cost of shipping on your own. And since you have full control over the flat rates, you may end up overcharging them for shipping. This may cause you a lot of trouble by pushing your customers away towards a better and cheaper option.
Finding the sweet spot where you have both the accuracy and the flexibility of charging shipping from your customers, is what this plugin does. With Real-time FedEx Shipping Rates, you get the exact shipping rates that FedEx charges. On top of it, you have the flexibility to have an additional cost (handling fee) added to the shipping rates. Or you can just make your customers happy to provide a 50% off on shipping as a loyalty discount. What more could they ask for?
FedEx One Rate – Simple and Easy Shipping with One Fixed Rate!
FedEx One Rate is all about how FedEx provides a flat-rate for your envelops and PAK shipments and keeps the guesswork away and making the shipping easy and simple.
Well, the good news is, you get to have the power of FedEx One Rates for your online store when you choose WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin as your shipping companion. Along with other shipping services, you have to freedom to provide FedEx One Rates to your customers without any hassle.
Customize Your Packaging with Custom & Standard FedEx Boxes
Worried about packing your products together..?
Now no more worries about the product packaging or the safety of your products while in-transit. We give you the power to choose how you want to pack your products. Choose from options like,
- Individual Packing
A safer packaging option for small businesses.
- Weight-based packing
A cheaper and more flexible packing option that allows you to pack items based on the product weight.
- Box Packing with custom weight and dimensions
Most desirable packing option if you are having your own packing boxes available. It provides insight into the best possible way to pack your products in your customized boxes.
Other than that, you always have the option to use FedEx Standard Boxes by selecting them in the plugin settings. It really is that simple. You have the flexibility to plan and add safety cushioning and other padding materials inside the boxes and still pack your products to the perfect fit.
Automatic Label Printing & Bulk Shipping Label Generation – More Convenient and Less Time-Consuming!
When was the last time you had the ease of getting shipping labels for all your orders while sitting at your desk and having a sip of coffee..?
Well, if the answer is, never, it is about to change now. WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin lets you download printable shipping labels directly from your website. What’s more interesting is that you can download shipping labels for all your orders with just a single click. No more logging into FedEx’s website and spending hours entering shipment details to get your shipping labels.
We do take the convenience to the next level by automating the process of printing shipping labels. Exactly. The plugin provides an easier way to generate shipping labels by keeping them ready as soon as the customers place their orders. All you need to do is just download shipping labels for all your orders and you are good to go.
Don’t Let your Customers Wait for their Delivery!
Provide Estimated Delivery Dates and Make Them Happier
We understand that you want your customers to have an amazing shipping experience. As soon as the customers visit your website, you can choose to display an estimated date on which they can expect their delivery. This creates a feeling of trust between the store and the customers.
Imagine the excitement of the customers when they get shipping rates on the cart page along with the delivery dates for each shipping option. This way it becomes very easy to turn your potential customers into customers. As many customers don’t really buy a product because they have no idea when it will be delivered and whether they will be there to receive the delivery. Hence, by providing them an exact date of delivery means they can be assured and go on with the purchase. This means, more sales and more customers for your website!
Relax and Track your Shipments – In Real-Time!
Talking about the shipment tracking, we provide you with the ultimate experience with shipment tracking via FedEx. When it comes to tracking your packages, WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin allows you to track all your orders. This way you can have an idea of the whereabouts of your shipments.
The same goes for your customers too. WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin not only lets you track your packages throughout the world but provides your customers the tracking details via an Email. This way your customers won’t have to rely on you to get notified about the whereabouts of their package. Or they can even access the tracking details of their orders by logging in to your website and clicking on Orders in the MyAccounts section.
Heavy Shipments! Load’em Up without any Worries
When it comes to heavy products, you need to take extra care with the shipment. This involves handling the products, packing them safely and finding the best shipping methods which won’t burn a hole in your pocket.
WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin is a complete shipping solution that handles your heavy shipments as effectively as it handles the normal ones. With FedEx Freight Shipping support, you can easily ship your heavy products without worrying about the safety and the shipping cost.
With this plugin, you get all the FedEx Freight Shipping options so that you can provide easy shipping for your customers in any part of the world. As if it wasn’t enough, you have the flexibility to adjust the shipping price and add the handling charges to it.
Ship Overseas – With Commercial Invoices!
When it comes to international shipping there are not many shipping solutions that offer complete support. With WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin, you get real-time shipping rates for all the FedEx International Shipping Services. Not only that, the plugin generates a Commercial Invoice to make sure the shipment goes through smoothly.
Apart from the commercial invoice, it adds a personal touch by letting you customize the invoice with your Company’s Logo as well as Digital Signature.
Having Multiple Warehouses? Dokan, with FedEx, is the way to go!
Multi-vendor shipping is gaining popularity among large-scale business owners from quite some time now. It provides a flexible and relatively cheaper option for the store owners when it comes to shipping their products to different locations. However, the only catch is, since the warehouses are located in different locations the shipping rates may vary as the Ship-from address differs from warehouse to warehouse.
Well, WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin along with the effective Dokan Multi-vendor plugin saves the day by providing extensive support to multi-vendor shipping scenario. With these two plugins, you can have your vendors set-up their own addresses and ship their products to the customer from different locations without any hassle. What’s even best is that they will get shipping labels for their respective products over the email too.
Extensive Compatibility with World-Class Plugins
- WooCommerce Product Bundles
Now provide easy shipping for your product bundles by setting up bundled products and then providing real-time shipping rates for the whole bundle using WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin.
- WooCommerce Measurement Price Calculator
Shipping products that are not sold based on their length, area, volume, etc..? Handle their shipping using the WooCommerce Measurement Price Calculator and WooCommerce FedEx Shiping plugin together.
- WooCommerce Mix And Match Products
No need to worry about shipping your custom product assortments. Use WooCommerce Mix and Match Products to sell similar products in bulk containers and WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin will help you ship your products safely to your customers.
All these features make WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin one of the best ways to handle shipping for your WooCommerce store. If that is not enough, the amazing Customer Support that you get with it does that rest. With more than 98% customer satisfaction rating from more than 50,000 customers across 50+ countries, you can be assured that your business is in the right hands.
Business Scenarios Handled by WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin
One of the amazing parts of dealing with so many satisfied customers is the fact that you get to know the business better day after day. Not only we help our customers with their shipping needs, but we also make sure it helps others that are looking for a similar solution.
Hence, here are some business cases, directly from our customers. We hope these will help you with your business.
Provide Saturday delivery option in case you are shipping via FedEx and USPS together
If you ship to/from the US, you may be well aware that Saturday is considered as a working day for USPS. However, the same is not the case with FedEx. That being said, there are some shipping services which can provide Saturday delivery with some additional cost added to the total shipping cost.
WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin provides a dedicated option to choose whether you require Saturday delivery or not. Based on that, the plugin prints the shipping labels and helps you provide your customers with a great shipping experience.
Returns via FedEx!
Do you provide free returns for your products..?
Well, now you can provide easy returns to all your customers and even make it more convenient for them by providing a return label.
WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin not only generates shipping labels for your shipments but also provides pre-paid return labels. Your customers can get these labels by downloading them from their MyAccounts page on your website. Just pack the products, place the return shipping label and it will be delivered to you without any hassle.
Want To Charge Flat-Rates and Ship Only Heavier Products via FedEx Ground?
FedEx Ground being the cheapest FedEx shipping services is widely used for shipping products domestically as well as internationally. One of the applications where online business owners can really make profits on the shipping cost is by charging a Flat-Rate for their heavy items and in return, shipping them via FedEx Ground.
WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin provides easy access to the shipping rates at the back-end. This way you can easily compare the shipping rates and based on that you can create the shipment and generate shipping labels from your website. It’s that simple!
Want to know more about the plugin..?
Check out our Knowledgebase and Business Cases in order to learn more about the versatility of WooCommerce FedEx Shipping plugin. If you need any assistance, feel free to contact us and discuss your shipping scenario with our shipping experts. We will definitely get back to you and make your shipping experience better.