Print Shipping Labels for Dropshipped Orders

Overview

When orders are fulfilled by a third party, you may be asked to forward actual labels to the fulfillment center. Orders with a Dropship status and an associated Dropship PO will have an option in the Action Menu to Print Shipping Labels.
  1. Go to Orders > Manage Orders > Open an order.
  2. From the Actions menu, select Print Shipping Label. The image shows the Print Shipping Label option.
  3. Fill in the fields and click Generate Label. A PDF will be generated for printing or emailing to the appropriate party. The image shows the Print Shipping Label sign.
  4. After generating the label, the order will be updated to Shipped and the dropshipped PO will be updated to Received.
API credentials must be configured for the selected carrier in the company’s shipping API page.
When orders are fulfilled by a third party – either dropship vendor or 3PL (third-party logistics) – you may be asked to forward actual labels to the fulfillment center. Orders with a valid Dropship status (“Pending” or more) and an associated Dropship PO will have an option in the Action Menu to Print Shipping Labels. On the following page, confirm the address, choose the carrier and method, and click Generate Label to create a PDF for printing or emailing to the appropriate party.
API credentials must be configured for the selected carrier in the company’s shipping API page.
After generating the label, the order will update to “Shipped” and the dropshipped PO will update to “Received.”

Was this article helpful?

Related Articles