How are eBay Shipping Costs Imported?
If you sell on eBay and have your eBay sales automatically created in Platinum Sales Order Processing, shipping costs of the sale are imported as a separate line in your order.
|Contact your Platinum dealer or our sales team on 0116 230 1500 or by using our website sales contact page to set up the eBay link into your system.|
When an eBay sale is imported into your system, Platinum adds an order item line containing the order shipping costs. The stock code of the line identifies which shipping option the buyer chose, and can be one of the following:
|~EBCAR000000301||Royal Mail 1st Class Standard|
|~EBCAR000000302||Royal Mail 2nd Class Standard|
|~EBCAR000000303||Royal Mail 1st Class Recorded|
|~EBCAR000000304||Royal Mail 2nd Class Recorded|
|~EBCAR000000305||Royal Mail Special Delivery|
|~EBCAR000000306||Royal Mail Standard Parcels|
|~EBCAR000000310||Other Courier 3-5 days|
|~EBCAR000000311||Collection in Person|
|~EBCAR000000312||Royal Mail Special Delivery (TM) Next Day|
|~EBCAR000000313||Royal Mail Special Delivery (TM) 9:00 am|
|~EBCAR000000314||Other 24 Hour Courier|
|~EBCAR000000315||Other 48 Hour Courier|
|~EBCAR000000317||Other Courier 3 days|
|~EBCAR000000318||Other Courier 5 days|
|~EBCAR000000319||Economy Delivery from outside UK|
|~EBCAR000000320||Standard Delivery from outside UK|
|~EBCAR000000321||Express Delivery from outside UK|
|~EBCAR000000322||myHermes - door to door service|
|~EBCAR000000323||Collect+ : drop at store-delivery to door|
|~EBCAR000000324||Collect+ Tracked (Jiffy Bag up to 2Kg): drop at store & deliver to door|
|~EBCAR000000325||Collect+ Tracked (Standard up to 5kg): drop at store & deliver to door|
|~EBCAR000000326||Collect+ Tracked (Heavy up to 10kg): drop at store & deliver to door|
|~EBCAR000000327||Royal Mail Tracked|
|~EBCAR000000328||Royal Mail Tracked Next Day|
|~EBCAR000050301||Standard Int'l Postage|
|~EBCAR000050302||Royal Mail Airmail (Small Packets)|
|~EBCAR000050303||Royal Mail Airsure|
|~EBCAR000050304||Royal Mail Surface Mail|
|~EBCAR000050305||Royal Mail International Signed-for|
|~EBCAR000050306||Royal Mail HM Forces Mail|
|~EBCAR000050307||Parcelforce International Datapost|
|~EBCAR000050308||Parcelforce Ireland 24|
|~EBCAR000050309||Parcelforce Euro 48|
|~EBCAR000050310||Parcelforce Global Priority|
|~EBCAR000050311||Economy Int'l Postage|
|~EBCAR000050312||Express Int'l Postage|
|~EBCAR000050313||Standard Int'l Flat Rate Postage|
|~EBCAR000050314||Expedited Int'l Flat Rate Postage|
|~EBCAR000050315||Other Int'l Postage (see description)|
|~EBCAR000050399||Promotional Postage Service|
What if I want to use my own stock codes?
You can use your own stock codes instead of the above if you prefer. For example, if you would like all sales with shipping option 'Royal Mail 1st Class Standard' to come in to an order with stock code 'ZPOST001':
Go to " Stock Control Add or Edit Stock Codes".
- Find your stock code 'ZPOST001'.
- Go to the [Aliases] tab.
- In the "Alias" field enter '~EBCAR000000301'.
- Click [Add].
- Click [Done].
Future orders with that shipping option will now use your stock code.
|This is only intended for the codes stated above for carriage. It will not work for any other items listed on your eBay account, to assign stock codes to your eBay Listings please click here and follow the instructions.|
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