Hibou Odoo Suite: Golden State Overnight (gso.com) Shipping

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Purpose

This documentation covers the installation, configuration, and functionality of Hibou's Golden State Overnight Shipping module for Odoo.

Getting Started

The first step is to install the module. To do so, navigate to the Apps application..


Once there, remove the 'Apps' filter, then search for 'Golden State Overnight (gso.com) Shipping'. When you're ready, click install.


Good to Know!

The Golden State Overnight (gso.com) Shipping module requires the Delivery Hibou module. However, if you do not already have this module installed, Odoo will install it for you during this module's installation. 

Process

To get started, navigate to the Inventory app. 

Once there, go to Configuration > DeliveryDelivery Methods

Here you will see all of your existing delivery methods that will be used to calculate shipping rates on your deliveries. Click Create and complete the following form fields:

Name: The name of the shipping method.

Provider: Select 'gso.com'.

Integration Level

  • Get Rate: Choose this option if you only want to fetch rates to add shipping charges onto sale orders.

  • Get rate and Create Shipment: Choose this option if you also want to print shipping labels in addition to getting a shipping rate. 

Automatic Insurance Value: To add a set insurance value automatically, enter that value here.

Procurement Priority: Enter the priority for this carrier. You selection will affect pickings and procurements related to this carrier.

Margin on Rate: This percentage will be added to the shipping price.

Free if order amount is above: Select this to enable free shipping over a specific amount. When checked, a new field will display where you'll enter the amount in your respective currency.

Delivery Product: Indicate which product should be associated with this carrier method.

Website: To use this method on one website only, select that site here.



Under the gso.com Configuration tab:

gso.com Username: Enter the username provided by gso.com.

gso.com Password: Enter the password provided by gso.com.

gso.com Account Number: Enter the account number provided by gso.com.

Service Type: Select the service you would like to use from GSO on this delivery method. If you would like to use multiple Service Types from GSO, then create a separate delivery method for each of the Service Types you want to use. 

Default Package Type: Select or create the default packaging that you want to use with this delivery method. 

Image Type: Select the type of label that you want to use with this delivery method. 


 
Completing the form under the Destination Availability taballows you to filter delivery carriers according to the delivery address of your customer.



Under the Description tab, you can add text that will display on the ecommerce and online quotations.



When you're ready, click Save

Selecting GSO on Sale Orders

Navigate to the Sales app. 



Once there, click Create

Once you have added a customer and your desired products to the sale order, select the GSO delivery Method that you created. To fetch a rate from GSO, click  get rate.

Once the rate is retrieved, click   Add to Order


You will see the delivery product associated with the delivery method appear on the sale order along with the delivery cost that you fetched from GSO. 

When you're ready, save the order then confirm.

Printing a Shipping Label and Generating a Tracking Number 

Once your quotation has been confirmed, click the  Delivery smart button.


Once there, navigate to the Additional Info tab. In the Carrier field, the GSO service type connected to your delivery method should be inputted automatically. 


Once your delivery is ready to ship, click Validate the deliver order. You will see the tracking reference (your tracking number) added under the Delivery Information section.


Additionally, a shipping label will be added to the chatter that you can download and print.