Shopify Postnord App – integration for Skicka Direkt Business

Shopify Postnord App will be released in 2021-October. Postponed from 2021-July.

This app is for you using Postnord’s solution Skicka Direkt Business (SDB) for your Transport Management, and want to save time on creating the shipping labels. For incoming orders in the Shopify store you can retrieve valid shipping options that you have configured in your personal SDB account. Then select one of the retrieved option to create a shipment inside SDB.

With Skicka Direkt Business your company can order shipments and pick-up. The service is built so that you should be able to quickly and easily choose the shipping method that suits your specific needs. You won’t have to have deep knowledge in services or shipments in order to deliver to your customers. You manage your templates easily in the tool and get a good overview over all your shipments and events connected to them.

Requirements & price

Shopify Postnord App price is $15 USD per month including 1000 orders sync each month. Sync above 1000 orders per month is charged additionally $10 USD for 1000 extra sync, i.e.

If total sync per month is 1000 or below, price is app fee 15usd only.
If total sync per month is 1001-2000, price is 15USD + 10USD = 25USD
If total sync per month is 2001-3000, price is 15USD + 20USD = 35USD

The app fee will be billed automatically on your monthly Shopify invoice after your 14 days trial period.

Postnord Account for Sweden: https://portal.postnord.com/createaccount/?market=SE

Compatibility

Compatibility: App settings interface is tested with browsers Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Firefox on Windows PC. App is NOT tested on MAC/Safari. If you experience any problem with the installation or features, please try with one of the tested browsers.

Support

Technical or presales questions related to this Shopify app: support@uniwin.se
Our online chat is available Monday-Friday, check opening hours on Contact page.
For questions related to Postnord Send Direct Business, please contact Postnord.

Get Started

Prerequisites: Account for Postnord Send Direct Business (SDB). If you don’t have, create it on https://portal.postnord.com/createaccount/

Install Shopify Postnord app from: shopify app store / direct URL

Go to the Account Settings page on the Shopify app type your Identifier and Key from Postnord SDB. Then click on “Save & Verify”.

Now place a customer order from your Shopify store front end.

Then open Shopify Postnord app from your Shopify dashboard’s apps page, and go to tab “Manual Sync”.  Here you can click on “Get” to retrieve possible shipping options for the order. Select a valid shipping option from the drop down menu and click on sync button with sign “>>”.

Now login to you Postnord dashboard and go to Send Direct Business portal, from here you can BOOK the transport.

Good Luck!

PDF Guide

Shopify Postnord App Installation:

Enable Carrier Service API:

Features

Architecture  
For incoming orders in the Shopify store you can retrieve valid shipping options that you have configured in your personal SDB account. Then select one of the retrieved option to create a shipment inside SDB.

Manual Sync

Open the “Manual Sync” tab on this app, and click on “GET” button beside the newly placed order. Now the app will retrieve valid shipping options for the order, and you can see them in the drop down menu. Now select one of the listed shipping options and click on the “>>” sync sign to create the shipment inside the Send Direct Business account.

Screenshots

Postnord account settings
For typing your Postnord Identifier and Key that you generate inside Postnord’s Send Direct Business Dashboard.

Manual sync behavior
We can sync the orders manually using the manual sync feature.

Page with instruction
Contact our Online Chat during our opening hours for quick assistance.

Instruction video

User Guide

App installation

LINK TO PDF FILE

Change Log

Release Notes:

2021-06-23, App submitted for review. Expected to be approved in 2-4 weeks.

Roadmap – planned features – bugs – errors

Roadmap:

Adding features to show Postnord’s shipping options dynamically in Shopify Checkout

FAQ

In Postnord’s Send Direct Business dashboard you can create a store. When this store is created you will get a page showing your Identifier and Key. These values must be saved on the “Account Settings” page in your Shopify Postnord App. If you forget to save the identifier/key when it is showed first time, then you have to delete the store and create and new store to get a new identifier/key.

Only the last 60 days’ worth of orders from a store will be accessible from the order resource by default safety restriction on Shopify’s end.

No, your cost for the app is only 15$ monthly for up to 1000 orders per month. If you need any technical that is not related to this app, then it will be billed our ordinary hourly rates.

We provide you free support on Onlince Chat and you can also create a support ticket by mailing to support@uniwin.se

Of course. You pay for each starting month.

Please contact us with your request, we will provide!

Known Errors

Error message: There were some problem while installing the app, please re-install it.

Possible problem: You get this message when you try to access any one of this app’s feature or when you do any changes and give save in the app settings, but its been a while or opened the app page long time ago in Shopify.

Possible solution: Due to security purposes we have a short session span in our Shopify apps try to re-open the app so there won’t be issues. Otherwise try multiple browsers.

Error message: Kunde inte hitta fraktsedel.

Possible problem: You have made a sale where shipping specification is missing.

Possible solution: Please contact Uniwin Helpdesk on chat or mail.