Overview of Cash on Delivery Fee Module
As the name implies cash on delivery fee module is designed for OpenCart store owner to manage all critical issues related to the COD methods.
COD is often the most widely used and preferred means of transactions that consumers love to take action on order delivery.
So as more orders preferably come through the COD, you can enhance the COD system on your store for better order accomplishments.
By enhancing the COD system, admin can establish means and ways to get better control of order management on the COD fee.
We will discuss the features and benefits of this module in more detail below to understand how the COD delivery fee module can help admin to control of the store.
TMD cash on delivery fee extension usually allows the Store administrator to add cash on a delivery (COD) fee for customers who pay through COD.
The fee can be either a fixed amount or a percentage of the subtotal value of the cart.
So basically this module allows easy configuration for admin to set cod fee according to customer groups and also control the total order range (minimum to the maximum) where COD is applicable.
Benefits of Cash on Delivery Fee Module
The COD fee delivery module is one of the most demanding OpenCart modules for e-commerce stores because of its immense benefits.
Some of the major benefits of this module are:
It allows you to take full control over your COD sales and allow your customers to choose options to choose between self-pickup from the store or dispatch via courier
Allow you to create customer groups.
If your customer wants to pick up their order from the store, a zero fee can be charged on self picking, else a desired amount of charges can be set based on the customer group a customer belongs too.
The module allows you to create customer groups that set the concerning rate for all customer groups.
The rate for the group is automatically added to the base rate.
You can edit your COD fees to ensures that you allow the best-discounted fees on active customer groups depending on the more number of sales led by a group of customers.
Features of Cash on Delivery Fee Module
a) COD Fee Type Fixed or Percentage
The module allows two types of fee types that are calculated and added to the base amount of an order.
The features include values to be added in terms of percentage or an imposed fixed amount delivery fee.
b) Multi-Language Compatible
The module also provides Multi-language capability to make it compatible with your theme.
c) Restrict Cash on Delivery on Particular Shipping Methods
This option allows admin to restrict COD fees for a particular shipping method.
The COD fees are usually not applicable in some shipping methods and therefore it is negligible, so in that case, admin can restrict consumers from being charged.
d) ADD Different COD Fee With Order Total Range (Minimum, Maximum)
This module also enhances the use of COD fees delivery in a number of ways.
It allows you to create different types of COD depending on the minimum sales quantity or maximum sales quantity.
For example, if may wish to set sales quantity between 1 and 5 and apply a fee of 150 on the range of 1 to 5
Similarly, you may wish and set sales quantity between 5 to 10 and apply a fee of 100 on the range of 5 to 10 quantity being sold.
So in this way, an admin can create various quantity levels for which the COD fee can be defined or set uniquely.
e) ADD Different COD Fee According To Customer Groups
We have already discussed that this module allows you to create various customer groups.
So what are the customer groups?
In simple terms, you can understand that there are 2 types of consumers a retailer and a wholesaler, so you can assume your customer groups as retailer or wholesaler.
But it does not mean that the customer groups are restricted to only retailers or wholesalers.
You can create your own customer groups depending on how you want to define a customer group (For example Customer A Group, Customer B Group or Customer C Group depending on how they make payments or how they purchase )
So you can apply your own logic to build customer groups and then assign COD fees to manage your sales and delivery strategy.
f) Compatible With All Major Custom Opencart Themes Include Journal Theme
If you are an OpenCart store owner you already know there are a number of themes available on the marketplace related to OpenCart.
However, the Journal theme is the most highly used and recognized theme in the family of OpenCart themes.
So this module undoubtedly supports Journal Themes and indeed all kinds of themes that are built on the OpenCart framework.
g) Easily Manageable and Powerful Admin panel
Finally, this module is very powerful and easy to use with a better interface for admin to work.
The admin panel provides clear and easy to understand all kinds of settings that can be managed with ease by switching ON and OFF the record.
So you can activate or deactivate any features as required.
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