An option in Cashier is to use weight-based rates for shipping. This is ideal if the weight of the items your store ships varies significantly.
To set this up, follow these steps:
- From "Shopify Admin", select Apps.
- Select Cashier.
- Select Settings.
- Select Shipping Settings.
- Select Create Zone.
- Under “Define your zone”, enter a Zone Name.
- Select a Country.
- Repeat steps 6 and 7 until you have added all the zones that you ship to (ie. Canada, United States, United Kingdom, etc.).
- Ensure Enable live rates is not selected.
- Under “Weight-based rates”, select Add Rate.
- Enter a Rate Name (ie. Over 100 pounds).
- Enter a Minimum weight.
- Enter a Maximum weight.
- Select the Offer free shipping checkbox if applicable (optional).
- Select Flat Fee or Percentage of Order Total (optional).
- Enter a Flat Fee or Percentage of Order Total (optional).
- Select OK.
- Select Save Shipping Zone.