Magento Open Source 2.2.x

Creating Shipping Labels

To create shipping labels, you must first set up your shipping carrierA company that transports packages. Common carriers include UPS, FedEx, DHL, and USPS. account to support labels. Then, follow the prompts to enter a description of the package and its contents.

  • Required Carrier Configuration Settings

    Setting

    Description

    Type

    Package types differ by carrier and method. The default package type for each carrier is initially selected.

    USPS does not require the package type for domestic shipments.

    Customs Value

    (International shipments only) The declared value or sales price of the contents of an international shipment.

    Total Weight

    The total weight of all products added to the package is calculated automatically. The value can also be changed manually, and entered as pounds or kilograms.

    Length, Width, Height

    (Optional) The package dimensions are used for custom packages only. You can specify the measurements units as inches or centimeters.

    Not Required

    No confirmation of delivery is sent to the store by the shipping carrier.

    No Signature

    A delivery confirmation without the signature of the recipient is sent to the store by the shipping carrier.

    Signature Required

    The shipping carrier obtains the signature of the recipient and provides the store with a printed copy.

    Direct

    (FedEx Only) FedEx obtains a signature from someone at the delivery address. If no one is available to sign for the package, the carrier tries to deliver the package at another time.

    Indirect

    (FedEx Residential Deliveries Only) FedEx obtains the signature of someone, possibly a neighbor or building manager, at the delivery address. The recipient can leave a signed FedEx door tag to authorize the package to be left without anyone present to sign for it.

    Contents

    (USPS Only) Select one of the following descriptions of the package:

    Gift

    Documents

    Commercial Sample

    Returned Goods

    Merchandise

    Other

    Explanation

    (USPS Only) A detailed description of the package contents.

    Adult Required

    The shipping carrier obtains the signature of an adult recipient and provides the store with a printed copy.