Platform From Shopping to Shipping
Shipping isn’t optional for your e-commerce merchants, so don’t make them leave your platform for fulfillment. Offer native shipping with Shippo. Leverage our pre-built Shipping Elements or custom API solutions. It’s never been easier to extend your solution to help e-commerce merchants thrive.
Why Shippo for Platforms
Platform Partner Spotlight
Shippo has partnered with Shopify to provide an end-to-end shipping solution as well as best-in-class carrier rates to Shopify merchants directly within the Shopify platform.
With Shippo for Platforms, Shopify and other global e-commerce platforms can provide an improved shipping experience for their customers worldwide — including seamless consumer delivery options, integrated, fast and reliable tracking experience, comprehensive, package-level APIs and data feeds for post-purchase customization, cross-border, returns, pickups and more — without requiring additional in-house development or programming expenditures, resulting in significant ongoing cost and time savings while providing the seamless shipping experience that will drive adoption amongst their customers
Seamlessly Integrated Shipping
Create a personalized shipping experience for your merchants.
With code-complete functionality, you can launch native shipping faster with a single global integration all while personalizing the merchant experience with fully-native or co-branded integration.
Ease of Implementation
Our API is the ultimate customization tool giving you full creative control over the merchant experience on your platform.
Shipping Elements are code-complete and design-ready native shipping tools to be embedded quickly onto your platform saving you time and resources.
Scale Global Shipping
Help your merchants accelerate their international expansion by offering them access to global shipping
Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT IS SHIPPO FOR PLATFORMS?
Shippo for Platforms is a new product that utilizes Shippo’s API to give e-commerce platform providers a fully integrated shipping solution. With Shippo for Platforms, platform providers will be able to offer their merchants all the benefits of the Shippo platform — including access to our industry-leading carrier network — directly within their existing platform experience.
WHO CAN USE SHIPPO FOR PLATFORMS?
Shippo for Platforms is available to all global e-commerce site builders and marketplaces that are looking to give their merchants a comprehensive and fully-integrated shipping solution.
HOW IS THIS DIFFERENT FROM YOUR EXISTING PLATFORM AND API?
Shippo for Platforms is built on top of our underlying core platform and services that power our existing APIs, but takes our existing API capabilities a step further. Shippo for Platforms provides platform partners a more comprehensive set of tools to manage merchant administration and offer a first-class shipping experience through a native shipping integration powered by Shippo. Our extended APIs support platforms:
- To create and manage merchant shipping accounts through Shippo sub accounts
- Simplify merchant carrier account with the separation into child accounts so partners need only manage a single merchant ID
- Streamline billing and reconciliation process for platforms so that it’s easy to know who to bill what, and why
HOW CAN I GET SHIPPO FOR PLATFORMS FOR MY NATIVE SHIPPING SOLUTION?
For existing partners: The best way to get access to Shippo for Platforms is to reach out to your Shippo strategic partner manager directly, and they can provide you with additional information on integrating Shippo for Platforms into your existing platform experience.
For prospective partners: If you are interested in learning more about how Shippo — and more specifically Shippo for Platforms — can benefit your platform and your customers, please visit our Become A Partner Page, and we will schedule a time for you to connect with one of our business development managers to discuss.