More control of which orders go from DEAR to ShipStation
Examples of no shipping address are POS orders and if daily consolidation is enabled for a sales channel integration (e.g, DEAR POS, Shopify, WooCommerce). These sale orders will not be captured by ShipStation.
I have worked with many businesses that do not want to fulfill their eCommerce orders through DEAR. They want DEAR to keep track of the stock, do all of the financials, and take advantage of many other things DEAR offers, but they do not want to do fulfillment through DEAR because they are used to ShipStation and like it. And switching to DEAR for all fulfillment is painful because it slows them down. They just want their orders to immediately appear in ShipStation, not have to wait for DEAR to process them (hourly), as well as other things that slow them down using DEAR for fulfillment.
For example, below are a couple of examples of integrations desired by customers. In both cases, they would like their orders to flow separately and directly to both ShipStation and DEAR. They would like to have only the orders they enter manually into DEAR to go from DEAR to ShipStation. They want the orders from their eCommerce system to go directly to ShipStation to support their existing workflow of processing orders immediately as they come in.
Some ideas. In the following cases, it would prevent the orders from going to ShipStation.
1) There could be a sale order processing setting for the integration with eCommerce systems (e.g., Shopify, WooCommerce) that added a dummy tracking number. The user could even specify the dummy tracking number on the DEAR integration page, something like specifying the "Sales Representative Name". For example in the field might be "Prevent orders from going to ShipStation" could be a checkbox, and then when checked, a field would appear "Enter dummy tracking number to be used". Maybe people have ideas of making this more elegant.
2) Have a "Pick, Pack and Ship processing mode" of Auto Pick+Pack+Ship+DoNotGoToShippingApp or Auto Pick+Pack+Ship+AddDummyTrackingNumber
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