Shipping for eCommerce
(the ‘e’ is for easy)
Your online store makes it easy to sell your goods, but shouldn’t it be just as easy to ship them? When you connect your eCommerce website with FlagShip, you can provide instant, accurate shipping rates to your customers. Then let your website do the work for you, automatically processing and organizing your shipments. All it takes is a FREE FlagShip account and one of our plug-and-play solutions below to take the hassle out of your eCommerce shipping!
FlagShip gives you access to discounted shipping rates and services from our line-up of leading brand-name couriers. We want to help you make purchases easy and enticing for your eCommerce customers by giving them real-time quotes or instant flat rates on a selection of delivery options and prices. You customize the rates, services and couriers you offer, they choose the price and delivery time that’s best for them!
Plug-and-play eCommerce integrations for your website
No matter what platform your eCommerce website is built on, it’s easy to connect it to your FREE FlagShip account using one of the solutions below. They are easy to install and configure with your preferences, and once you’re connected they automatically upload shipping data from each customer transaction to the FlagShip online shipping system.
How FlagShip takes your eCommerce shipping to the next level
Your customers get instant, accurate shipping quotes
At the time of check out, your customers are given a range of shipping options based on your choice of real-time rates or flat rate prices. This means you’re giving them instant access to the most accurate rates, encouraging them to “buy now” and avoiding future discrepancies on their payment. Plus, with FlagShip, you’re getting discounted courier rates, allowing you to add your own handling fee while still providing an attractive price. Set up the FlagShip system to add your markup automatically and invisibly.
Data is automatically uploaded to the FlagShip shipping system
FlagShip’s eCommerce integrations work seamlessly with your online store. Once a transaction takes place on your e-store, all of the data is automatically uploaded to your FlagShip account. Then you’re ready to process shipments instantly, generate shipping labels, schedule pickups and manage your shipments – all from your FlagShip dashboard. Uploads and other processes are automated, eliminating separate steps and saving you valuable time – time that can be spent on building your business, or enjoying your newly discovered free time!
Easily manage all your shipping activities in one place
All of your shipping activities from different carriers are consolidated within your FlagShip account. Using our online shipping system, you have access to real-time tracking information, an address book to store customer shipment information for future use, and one convenient weekly invoice for all of your shipping. You’ll also have the support of our expert customer service team. If you encounter any difficulties, regardless of the carrier you’ve shipped with, we’re here to help.
Shipping is easy when you have great support
If adding a robust shipping solution like FlagShip to your eStore sounds intimidating, don’t worry, we’re here to help. Contact our live customer support for any of your shipping needs, from start to finish: whether you need help installing and configuring the FlagShip solution for your platform, or assistance resolving delivery problems on a customer order. We’ll stick with you until we reach a solution. Dependable support is part of our commitment to making eCommerce shipping easy.
Our Signature eCommerce Services
FlagShip is an authorized shipping reseller for many of today’s leading carriers like Purolator, UPS, FedEx, DHL and Canpar. Our close relationships with these trusted couriers allow us to negotiate volume discounts for shipping services which we pass on to small and medium businesses like yours. Our low rates can save your eCommerce store an average of 40% on your shipping costs. These incredible savings come with no compromise: we offer a complete range of services for shipments within Canada, to the U.S. and international.
FlagShip has partnered with DHL to offer a price-competitive option for small parcels up to 3lbs. shipped outside of Canada. Simply send your shipments to the designated hub, and then we’ll ship them to their destination country where they will enter the local postal system for final delivery. Choose from Priority Service with full tracking and delivery confirmation or economical Partial Tracking.
Optimal Package Finder
Nothing can be more disappointing than unexpected shipping costs. FlagShip’s ‘Optimal Package Finder’ helps you provide an instant, accurate shipping quote at the time of your customer’s purchase decision. Simply enter your product and package dimensions into your FlagShip account and our system will automatically choose the optimal box size and generate an accurate shipping quote. No more unpleasant surprises for you!
What’s in it for you?
- Great shipping rates and accurate quotes that make customers more likely to buy right away – and come back
- Shipments processed instantly and automatically, saving you time on every order
- Automatically generated shipping labels get your orders out the door faster
- The convenience of all shipping activities consolidated onto one invoice, delivered weekly
What’s in it for
- Fast, accurate shipping quotes delivered at checkout
- A choice of delivery times and services from trusted name-brand couriers
- A competitive shipping rate that won’t deter their purchase
Choose your solution: