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Create, edit, or delete shipping templates

Shipping templates let you create your shipping settings across several products at once (default service levels, shipping regions, transit times, and shipping rates). You may create up to 20 shipping templates for specific groups of SKUs.

Before you create a template, verify that your default shipping address is accurate and make sure you understand the requirements.

Create a new shipping template

  1. From the Settings menu, click Shipping Settings.
  2. Verify your Default Shipping Address is correct before creating a new shipping template.
  3. On the Shipping Templates tab, click Create New Shipping Template.
  4. Create a new shipping template and click OK.
  5. Enter the template name (for example "Free Shipping ").
  6. Choose the rate model for your shipping rates:
    • Per item / weight-based, or
    • Price banded
  7. Edit the template as needed.
  8. Click on Save.
  9. Assign SKUs to the shipping template.

Edit an existing shipping template

  1. From the Settings menu, click Shipping Settings.
  2. Under the Shipping Template List, select the template you want to edit.
  3. Click Edit Template on the right hand side of the screen.
  4. Enable Domestic or International shipping options (e.g. Expedited) by selecting the checkbox next to the shipping option name.
  5. Select the regions by clicking on either Edit or Add New Region.
  6. Within the Select Deliverable Regions pop-up window, select or deselect the region(s) you want to use for the same transit time and shipping cost.
  7. Click on OK.
  8. Select the Address Type for the region(s) (See requirements for more information).
  9. Set your Shipping Time (in business days) for the region(s).
  10. Set the shipping rates.
    1. We recommend simplifying your shipping rates as much as possible. Offering free shipping can increase sales and improve your chances of winning the buy box.
    2. You can create multiple rules for the same shipping option to customise the settings by region.
  11. Repeat this process as needed.
  12. Click on Save.

Delete an existing shipping template

You cannot delete the default shipping template. To delete any of the others, follow these steps.

  1. Remove all SKUs from the template first.
  2. Go to Shipping Settings, select the template, and choose Delete from the drop-down menu on the top right.

Review past changes

  1. Choose a template in Shipping Settings.
  2. Click revision history from the drop-down menu to the right of the Edit Template button.
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