This plug-in extends the manual shipping plug-in distributed with Hikashop.
Additional features include:
UK, Netherlands and Canadian postcode formats supported.
3 to 10 length numeric postcode / zip formats supported. Default ZIP functionality still available - and enhanced. Support for same day delivery - e.g. orders received before 10am (
see note 2). Support for next day delivery - e.g. orders received before 5pm (
see note 2). Support for product delivery / installation options (using product custom fields,
see note 1). Support for order delivery date plug-ins, available separately (
see note 1). Support for free and quotable shipping prices (using product custom fields,
see note 1). Read-only (display message, non-selectable) shipping 'method'.
Can be linked to particular payment methods. Administrator shipping methods listing can additionally be filtered by:
Postcode (using same formula applied at checkout - useful for checking postcode criteria). Warehouse (optional - enable in plugin options). Ability to restrict a shipping method by category item quantity limit.
The required features can be selected in the Joomla plug-in manager. This reduces what can be a bewildering array of options in the Hikashop Shipping Methods editing screen to just those which are going to be used.
Note 1: Requires 'Hikashop Business'.
Note 2: Works with 'Hikashop Starter'.
Buy Hikashop Business Version History Summary:
5.1.0 - July 2020 Added category item limit feature. 5.2.0 - September 2020 Enhanced product category handling for product variants. 5.2.8 - August 2022 Joomla 4 compatible. 5.3.0 - November 2023 Joomla 4.1.1 Language text bug fix.