Rate Shopping Shipping Solution

Compare international shipping rates from multiple connected carriers and show the lowest one at the checkout. Display only the best shipping options for your customers.

What is Rate Shopping?

Rate Shopping allows you to request real-time shipping rates from multiple connected carriers simultaneously. You can compare shipping rates and display the lowest or the fastest one at the checkout. Your customers will only see the best shipping option.
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Key features and benefits:

Rate Shopping
Rate shopping displayed in Calcurates backend
Compare domestic shipping rates
You are in control to select domestic carrier services to compare their rates and display the lowest of them at checkout.
Compare international shipping rates
Select international carrier services to compare landed cost estimations (shipping rates including tax and duties) and display the lowest at checkout.
Get and compare most accurate shipping rates
Use Rate Shopping in combination with the Smart Packaging feature to compare the most accurate real-time rates based on package dimensions. Also, you can compare shipping rates and their services.
Provide your customers with all the needed information
Create tooltips and add Delivery Date information within the Rate Shopping shipping options to give your customers more information and boost the conversion rates and sales.
Rate shopping displayed in Calcurates backend

Why Do You Need Rate Shopping?

Rate Shopping will help you reduce shipping costs by comparing the rates of carriers you ship with, in real-time and displaying the cheapest ones at checkout. You can compare carriers or their services.
How to Use Rate Shopping?
Popular shipping tasks solved
  • Compare services of carriers and display the lowest one
    Select specific carrier services you want to compare, for example, UPS Ground vs FedEx Ground. Calcurates will automatically request, compare rates and display the lowest one at checkout.
  • Display 3 cheapest carrier services at the checkout
    With Rate Shopping, you can select multiple shipping services and list the number of cheapest services you want to display at checkout.
  • Set and display custom name for the cheapest service
    You may set a custom name for the cheapest shipping service that will win the competition and will be displayed at checkout.
  • Compare international carriers and display the cheapest one
    Select international carriers you want to compare, for example, UPS vs FedEx. Calcurates will automatically request landed costs, compare them, and display the lowest at checkout.

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