Magento 2 Marketplace Royal Mail Shipping module provides Royal Mail Shipping method for shipping the products domestically and Internationally from the U.K – United Kingdom. By using this module, you can provide Royal Mail shipping to your customers. Royal Mail is a widely known and acknowledged company that was established in the early 1516 and now it’s with the Marketplace.
- Admin can Enable or Disable Royal Mail Shipping method.
- Admin can set the Royal Mail shipping method Title Name that is Visible on the frontend.
- Admin can set the Parcel Size and Weight Units.
- Admin can set the Domestic Allowed Methods.
- Admin can set to Calculate the Handling Fee as Fixed or Percentage.
- Admin can set the Amount of Handling Fee.
- You can check the handy guide to U.K & International Parcel and Letter Service Prices.
- The Origin for the Seller Store must be United kingdom.
- Shipping rate is Calculated according to the Product Weight and the Destination Country.
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.
Module – Configuration
After the successful installation of the Magento2 Marketplace Royal Mail Shipping module, you will be able to see the configuration panel under Store-> Configuration -> Sales -> Shipping Methods -> Marketplace Royal Mail Shipping.
Here the admin will configure the module and enter the Client ID and Client Secret for the Royal Mail. Client Id and Client Secret Id can be generated by registering at https://developer.royalmail.net/.
After registering, you will receive an email having a link to activate your account. You need to click the activation link, which will redirect you to the login page. Now enter your login Id (Email Id used for the registration) and the password that you set while registering and click the Log In button.
After generating the Client Id and the Client Secret, the admin will enter it at the Marketplace Royal Mail shipping configuration page.
Admin will configure the rest of the settings as under –
Enabled for Checkout –
Admin will set the value to “Yes” to enable the module for checkout or “No” to Disable it.
Test Mode –
Admin can select the test mode as “Yes” for testing the shipping or “No” to go Live.
Admin will enter the shipping name that will be visible at the time of checkout.
Client Id –
Admin will enter his Client Id.
Client Secret –
Admin will enter his Client Secret key.
Parcel Size –
Admin will select the Parcel Size as Small(2 Kgs.) or Medium.
Weight Unit –
Admin will select the weight unit for the parcels as Kilograms or Pounds.
Allowed Domestic Methods –
Admin can select to allow the Domestic Delivery methods available.
Ship to Specific Countries –
Admin can select to ship to specific countries or all countries under this option.
Ship to Applicable Countries –
Admin can select “All Allowed Countries” or “Specific Countries”.
Calculate Handling Fee
Admin can set to calculate the handling fee as Fixed or Percentage.
Admin will set the handling fee.
Displayed Error Message
Admin will enter the error message that will be displayed if the method is not available.
Show Method if Not Applicable
If admin selects “Yes”, then the error message will be displayed if the method is not available.
If set to “Yes”, then the debug log file will be created.
Workflow and Seller Management
If Magento2 Marketplace Royal Mail Shipping module is enabled, then the seller can set the Invoice & Shipping address, VAT, TAX information under Marketplace -> Manage Print PDF Header Info as shown below in the screenshot.
Seller – Order Management
The seller can download the Shipping and Invoice slip very easily. In this slip, you can also see the company logo and address, vat, tax information which is entered by the seller under Manage Print PDF Header Info.
After clicking on Download option a pop-up window will open up. Here you will enter date until which you want to download shipping and invoice slip.
Current Product Version - 188.8.131.52
Supported Framework Version - 2.0.x.x, 2.1.x.x, 2.2.x.x