DHL is part of the world’s leading postal and logistics company Deutsche Post DHL Group, and encompasses the business units DHL Express, DHL Parcel, DHL eCommerce, DHL Global Forwarding, DHL Freight and DHL Supply Chain. DHL offers a complete range of individual services tailored to the customer's needs: from express document shipment to supply chain management.
DHL Parcel is the number one parcel delivery company in Germany and the partner of choice in e-commerce. DHL offers a unique infrastructure and as the innovative leader in this area keeps developing new, customer-oriented solutions for professional parcel shipping and individual parcel reception. With this DHL creates the logistics foundation for more online trade – in Germany and many European markets.
DHL Parcel offers the following technical solutions for your Shopware system:
DHL Shipping / DHL Adapter
With the integrated shipping logistics system “DHL Shipping”, you create and organize shipping labels directly in the backend of Shopware for the products “DHL Paket”, DHL Paket International” and “DHL Paket Austria”. It can be used with the business customer API 2.2 (GK-API) and offers the booking of additional delivery services e. g. the Visual Age Check.
The feature „DHL Wunschpaket“ allows you to offer your customers additional services for an individual parcel delivery directly in your web shop. It adds alternative delivery options to all address forms in the front end. If the customer enters his home address and chooses a preferred location or preferred neighbor, the parcel can also be delivered in his absence. Besides, your customers can indicate a preferred day or time for the delivery. In addition the customer can search and select a DHL location like a Packstation or branch as an alternative delivery address.
The following services are included:
● Preferred Day
● Preferred Time (evening time windows 18-20 p.m. and 19-22 p.m.)
● Preferred Location
● Preferred Neighbor
● Direct delivery to a DHL Packstation or branch