Provides support for shipping accessorials during the ordering process and when adding a shipping address.

Shipping Accessorials

Shipping Accessorials is a module for ‚ÄčZen Cart allowing customers to provide additional information about their shipping requirements. The information is captured and stored in the database for each shipping address. When a customer places an order, the shipping accessorials are added to the order comments. This allows both customers and Zen Cart administrators to quickly access any specific shipping requirements. The shipping accessorials can also be accessed and used by shipping modules to provide more accurate shipping estimates (especially for freight).

What accessorials are included?

  • Liftgate: Does your location require a liftgate (no truck dock)?
  • Inside Delivery: Do you need the package brought a few feet into your building?
  • Notification: Do you require prior notification of delivery?
  • Non-Commercial: Is this a non-commercial location (residential, churches, etc)?
  • Limited Access: Is this a secure facility (any security or limited access to the facility)?

What are the Requirements?

  • Working installation of Zen Cart 1.5.x
  • Secure FTP access to the Zen Cart installation (while you can use plain FTP it is not recommended)
  • An account with "superuser" access Zen Cart's administrative interface
  • Read and agree to the License

Are There Any Known Issues?

  • At this time very few existing shipping modules take advantage of this module.

Where Can I Download?

No public release of this module is currently available. This module is currently only available to the beta team?.

How Can I Contribute?

This module will only get better with the help of active contributors. If you use this module please consider actively contributing. Here are some ways:

  • Consider joining the beta team? and helping test new versions before they are available to the general public.
  • Join the team of developers? and contribute directly to the Edit Orders code.
  • Make a donation to help cover hosting, development, and other costs.
Last modified 3 years ago Last modified on Feb 4, 2014, 3:45:45 PM