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Archive for May 2016

Local Delivery with ShipHero

ShipHero powers the picking process for food and flower delivery locations doing from 50 to 2,000 deliveries a day. We’re going to show some examples of how to configure ShipHero for local delivery companies. If you have different requirements, email support@shiphero.com and one of our engineers would be glad to . . . Read more

ShipHero for 3PLs

ShipHero powers several e-commerce focussed 3PLs (third party logistics companies) around the world. E-commerce companies that use ShipHero to ship their own products, can outsource some shipping to one or more 3PLs running ShipHero to get closer to their customers and orders will automatically be shipped from the closest location to reduce . . . Read more

Cycle Counts

The old school way to count your inventory and update the number in your system was to shut down operations for a week, usually Christmas – New Years, and have your team recount everything on paper and then key the results into your warehouse management system. As George Costanza can attest, shrinkage happens. . . . Read more

How Product Data Updates Between Shopify and ShipHero

When you load a product in Shopify it will download to ShipHero generally within around 1 minute. The tutorial below is a helpful process for loading products into Shopify. Duplicating Products in Shopify When the product is initially downloaded from Shopify, ShipHero downloads the product name, SKU, barcode, price, vendors and . . . Read more

Order Queue

We have several shipping methods including multi item batch, single item batch and the order queue. Today, we’ll review the order queue The order queue is a usual single person process, the picker also packs the order. You can pick to tote if you’d like and have a separate packer, . . . Read more

How To Manage Bin Locations on the iPad

Managing your product location on the iPad is easy. Just follow these steps: Open the menu and tap on Inventory Scan an item or bin barcode or type in a sku or product name in the search bar. Reveal the product menu by swiping left on the result. Tap Edit . . . Read more