Magento 2 Marketplace Delivery Time Slot module will allow the admin/sellers to set the delivery day along with the delivery time slots for their orders.
Customers can choose their preferred delivery day and time for their order at the time of checkout. After the customers have completed the purchase they can see their selected day and time slot in their order history.
The default delivery day and time slots which are added by the admin in the backend will be used if the seller skips to add these fields.
This module is an add-on of the Magento 2 Marketplace module. To use Magento2 Marketplace Delivery Time Slot, you must have first installed the Magento2 Marketplace.
Features Of Magento 2 Marketplace Delivery Time Slot
- Customers can choose their preferred day and time for delivery at the time of checkout.
- Sellers can set the number of orders that can be fulfilled within the specified time slot.
- The admin can select the default allowed days.
- Admin can set the total number of days to display.
- The admin can set the minimum required time for order processing in days.
- Admin can set the error message that will be visible at the time of checkout if no slot is available.
Installation Of Magento2 Marketplace Delivery Time Slot
Customers will get a zip folder and they have to extract the contents of this zip folder on their system. The extracted folder has an src folder, inside the src folder you have the app folder. You need to transfer this app folder into the Magento2 root directory on the server as shown below.
After the successful installation, you have to run this command on Magento2 root directory – “php bin/magento setup:upgrade”.
Now run this command into the Magento2 Root- “php bin/magento setup:di:compile”.
lastly, run this command in the Magento2 Root- “php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy”.
After running the commands, you have to flush the cache from Magento admin panel by navigating through->System->Cache management as shown below.
Configuration For Multi-lingual Support
Magento2 Marketplace Delivery Time Slot Translation
If a user wants to translate their module from English to German then they need to follow the path app/code/Webkul/MpTimeDelivery/i18n in their unzipped folder and will get a CSV file with name “en_US.csv”.
Now they will rename that CSV as “de_DE.csv” and translate all right side content after the comma in the German language.
After editing the CSV, save it and then upload it to the path app/code/Webkul/MpTimeDelivery/i18n where they have installed Magento2 on the server.
The module will get translated into the German Language. It supports both RTL and LTR languages.
The user can edit the CSV like the image below.
Admin Configuration For Magento2 Marketplace Delivery Time Slot
To add the default delivery time slots, the admin will navigate through Stores > Configuration > Delivery Time Configuration to configure the module as shown below.
Enabled – The admin can enable or disable the module.
Allowed Days – Admin can select the default allowed days for the delivery time slots, which will appear on the checkout page.
Display Total Days – Enter the total number of days to display at the checkout time. Admin can set the default number of days to display on the checkout page.
Minimum Required Time In Order process – Enter the minimum required time in days to process the order.
Error message If The Time Slot Is Not Available – Enter the message that will be visible if there is no time slot available.
Default Delivery Time Slots – Here you can create the delivery time slots that will be visible on the checkout page.
Default delivery time slots (created by admin) will be visible on the checkout page if a seller does not set their delivery time slots.
Seller Configuration For Magento2 Marketplace Delivery Time Slot
Now, after clicking the time slot configuration, another page will open where the seller can add time slots.
Also, if the seller has forgotten or has not added the time slots then the default slots set by the admin will be applicable for the seller.
Sellers can also set the minimum required time in order processing. To add a new delivery time slot, click the “Add New Slot” button.
Now select the Day, Start Time, End Time and the Quota (Number of Orders that can be fulfilled within the specified Start and End time) for the slot. After creating the delivery time slots click the save button.
Sellers can check their delivery order history for their orders with the delivery date and the customer selected time slots by going to the menu option – Delivery Order History.
How The Magento2 Marketplace Delivery Time Slot Will Work
On the front end, the buyer will add his products to the cart and at the time of checkout, he will be able to see the available delivery days and time slots available as shown below.
- Orders are full (i.e, if the quota set for each of the slots gets full).
- Today’s time slot is less than the current time, then that time slot will be unavailable(if the order process is set to “Zero” both by the admin and the sellers).
After placing the order, the buyer will get a confirmation email having the details of the order with the delivery time slots as shown below in the snapshot.
Delivery Time Slots –
Here the admin will be able to check all the delivery slots that the marketplace sellers have created. Also, the admin can see the seller orders that are placed for particular time slots by clicking the Order link as shown below in the snapshot.
Delivery Orders –
That’s all for the Magento2 Marketplace Delivery Time Slot still have any issue feel free to add a ticket and let us know your views to make the module better at webkul.uvdesk.com
Current Product Version - 3.0.0
Supported Framework Version - 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x