Shipping Items

Shipping item records outline how an item is shipped. This includes shipping rate information, handling rates, rules for shipping and handling, and when shipping is free. NetSuite also refers to a Shipping Item as Shipping Method and Ship Via.

Shipping item records enable you to do the following:

Automatically Charging for Shipping

NetSuite enables you to automatically charge for shipping on each order or to enter shipping as a line-item for individual sales orders, cash sales, and invoices.

To enable the Charge for Shipping preference :

  1. Go to Setup > Accounting > Setup Tasks > Shipping.

  2. Check the Charge for Shipping box.

  3. Click Save.

If you automatically charge for shipping:

To charge a separate handling fee:

  1. Go to Setup > Accounting > Setup Tasks > Shipping.

  2. Check the Charge Handling Separate from Shipping box.

  3. Click Save.

If you do not automatically charge for shipping:

Related Topics

Creating Shipping Items
Charging for Shipping and Handling per Item
Creating Shipping Items with FedEx Integration
Creating Shipping Items with UPS Integration
USPS Integration
Shipping Basics

General Notices