Product Feedback & Fresh Ideas

ShipStation’s Feedback and Fresh Ideas Forum is moving!


We have started the process of moving our ideas forum to a new home in the ShipStation Community.

As of August 4th, 2021, this Feedback and Fresh Ideas Forum is no longer accepting new ideas, votes, or comments. However, this forum will remain visible until shortly after the new Ideas board on the ShipStation Community goes live. After that date, this forum will no longer be visible.

If you would like to post an idea after August 4th but before the new Ideas board is live, we have created a temporary discussion board in the community for you to do so. Once our new Ideas board is live, our moderator will move all posts to their permanent home.
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ShipStation has used this same forum since we released our very first version back in 2011. In that time, we’ve implemented hundreds of our users’ ideas! But, as our users and our product has evolved, we’ve realized the way we seek and manage our users’ feedback must evolve as well. Starting in September, all feedback and ideas discussions will take place in the Ideas board of the ShipStation Community

If you are not already a member of the ShipStation Community, please join! You can participate in user discussion boards, read exclusive community blog posts, earn rewards through community exclusive events, and much more. To join, go to community.shipstation.com and click the profile icon. You’ll be prompted to log in to your ShipStation account and then redirected back to the community where you can set your unique username and customize your profile (if you wish). Once registered, you can participate in any discussion on the community. 


What will happen to the existing Feedback and Fresh Ideas posts?


Unfortunately, we cannot move all ideas to the new Ideas forum. The posts we are not moving are being set to the  "Archived" status in this forum.


The posts we do move will maintain their statuses, voter count, comments, and link to the original poster. 

Posts we will move to the new Ideas board: 

  • All posts in Started, Planned, and In Consideration Queue statuses.
  • Some posts in the Under Review status or with no status, based on post age, recent activity, vote count, and relevance.
  • Posts that have been set to Completed within the last 12 months.

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  • Top ideas
  • New ideas
  • My feedback
  1. UPS from ShipStation Rates on Selling Channels

    Posting for our User!

    Offering discounted UPS rates to a SS ecommerce customer but not providing the necessary credentials or links to get the rates applied to the customer’s UPS account makes the discounted rates pretty useless since the rates cannot be displayed in a shopping cart for a user to select at checkout. Maybe that’s not the intended use, but isn’t a SS customer intended to be ecommerce related?

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  2. need ability to add extra shipping and handling charge

    The ability for us to to add a S&H Charge to a "rate browser" shipment or manual order is important. For example, we want to be able to charge $3.50 S&H to each shipment above and beyond the negotiated UPS/FedEx rates. This would be used when we have a walk-in customer or manual shipment to process (not an e-commerce order).

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    ShipStation has released a tool available for some selling channels that will allow the ability to add a set charge to the rate your customer sees at checkout.

    This feature is called In-cart Delivery Options and is currently available for Shopify, BigCommerce, and Magento (with more channels to come).

    You can review how to use the feature in this article on our help center: https://help.shipstation.com/hc/en-us/articles/360046301731

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