Solving the issue Purpletree Shipping not visible on checkout
Due to installation not properly
You can check purpletree shipping properly install and status is enable.
Due to Advanced shipping charge
If Shipping charge type set advanced then all field match with advanced shipping rates like price, weight , shipping country , shipping country zip code . for example you can order a product then ordered product’s price match with shipping rate price . Order’s product weight between shipping rates weight to and weight form. Order ’s Shipping country match with shipping rates country. Order’s shipping zip code match with shipping rates zip code .
If customer order 2 products . First product detail and shipping detail match with shipping rates and second product detail and shipping detail not match with shipping rates then purpletree shipping method not show on checkout page.
If you are using purpletree multivendor marketplace in your Opencart E commerce website then Purpletree shipping in best for you. Purpletree shipping is a shipping module of Purpletree multivendor market place. Purpletree shipping provide different type of shipping for shipping product anywhere in world .
Type of Purpletree shipping
Product-wise shipping base on product. In this type shipping rate will be applied on order per product means if 3 admin products are added in cart, then shipping rate multiple by 3 will be applied to cart. For example If you can order more than one product then shipping charge apply per product .
Order-wise shipping base on order. In this type shipping rate will be applied per Order based if 3 admin products are added in cart, then single shipping rate will be applied to cart. For example if you can order more than one product the shipping charge applies once per order.
Type of Purpletree shipping charge
· Flat Rate Shipping
· Advanced Shipping
· Flexible Shipping
Flat Rate shipping
This is traditional Shipping method, means shipping charge which is chosen, will be applied to cart according to shipping Type defined.
This shipping charge will calculate from Shipping rates defined for each non seller products. If No shipping charge is found even for 1 or more products in cart, then customer will not be able to checkout using Purpletree Shipping Method. Before using this shipping method make sure all shipping rates are defined.
In this, when customer try to checkout Non Seller products, first for each product/order it will look for shipping charge from Shipping Rates. If not found then Flat Shipping charge will be applied
This Shipping charge will be used for Flat rate Shipping and Flexible shipping for Non Seller Products.
Defining Advance Shipping Rates from Admin Panel
- Login to admin Panel and go to Purpletree Multivendor > Shipping Rates. From here admin can view list of shipping rates which will be applied to order. Shipping Rates can only be added and deleted; Edit option is not there to edit any shipping rate. Shipping Rates can only be added and deleted; Edit option is not there to edit any shipping rate.Click on Add new from top right. Admin can assign shipping Rate to any seller. Select Seller name from dropdown in 1st column. First option in Seller name is N/A, which means this shipping rate will be applied to admin products. Select Country from dropdown list. Enter Zip From and Zip To Range. If Zip code is not numeric then Zip From and Zip To must be same to enable this shipping rate. Enter Price to be applied for this condition. This is the shipping rate. Enter Weight From and Weight To Range. Weight To must be greater than Weight from, but both can be set to 0 if not known.
Seller can also add Advance shipping rates by using seller login .
More details of Purpletree Opencart Multivendor marketplace can be found here.