Set Up Shipping Areas and Rates with Square Online
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As you receive orders from your Square Online site, you can ship your physical items from wherever you are all throughout the globe. With our shipping options, you can decide which regions you’ll ship to and how much to charge. There are also several other settings you can configure depending on what your needs are.
Note: Shipping settings from your Square account don’t sync to Square Online.
Create a Shipping Profile
To start, you’ll need to create a shipping profile. A shipping profile is a combination of settings that control where and how you’ll ship your items. There are two types of shipping profiles:
Note: You can restrict shipped orders to only certain regions by setting up shipping for those regions only.
Shipping Rate Options
When adding a rate to your shipping profile, which type you choose depends on what you’re shipping. Here’s a quick overview of your options.
You’ll also need to choose the location that shipping orders will decrement stock from. To start:
From your Square Online Overview page, go to Fulfilment > Shipping.
Under “Shipping from”, select Edit by the location you want to update.
Choose a location from the drop-down menu and enter your location details.
Select Save when finished.
Learn more about managing stock in Square Online.
As you fulfil orders, you can print labels directly from your Square account for any items you’ll ship. Learn more about how to print shipping labels.
Non-Physical Items and Shipping
Here are some ways your non-physical items are related to shipping:
If you sell non-physical items, they won’t count toward the order weight, order total or item quantity when calculating shipping rates.
You can use your shipping settings to limit where non-physical items are available for purchase. Learn more about how to limit availability for non-physical items in Square Online.