Square has launched their API integration with Ship&co for ‘Square Online Business’ solution in Japan, offering the solution to easier create the shipping label of domestic carriers inside the online shop. With this API integration, Square Online users are now able to create the shipping labels including Yamato transport, Sagawa Express, and Japan Post for the online shop's orders. Ship&co comes in to help them connect to major carriers in Japan!

About Square

Square is developing the tools and services to support business at all sizes from launching the stores to expanding businesses. By using Square, businesses will be able to offer a cashless payment in the simplest way in both physical store and online store and the businesses will receive their pay by the next business day.

With a free Square account, you can access several services, available for both physical store and online store, including payments, point-of-sale software, and online website.

Square Online's online website builder tool is a user-friendly online shop builder that comes with a bunch of free custom templates for restaurant, retail, and other business types. This tool can get real-time information of orders, inventory, and customers from POS and can be used to process the curbside pickup, and manage the shipping by printing shipping labels directly from Square order page.

Ship&co x Square Online

Ship&co Shipment API feature is integrated into the Square Online functions in order to enable the shipping label printing features for the Square order data. This shipping label printing feature is also available in the Square Online free plan, but user will have to get Ship&co account and subscribe to Ship&co paid plan after the free trial period ends. Ways to proceed this is simplest. After registering Ship&co account (and get started with 14-day free trial), you can easily create the API token in the Ship&co's settings (bottom) page to connect your Square Online with Ship&co. Then, just follow the few steps below.

  • Select 'Order (オーダー)' inside Square
  • Click icon '・・・' located next to the order you want to ship
  • Select 'See more details (詳細を見る)' from the dropdown menu.
  • Choose 'Action (アクション)' from the 'Order details (注文の詳細)'
  • Select ‘Print shipping label (送り状を作成)’ in the dropdown menu to access to shipping label printing page
  • Choose your preferred shipping options 'Create label (送り状の作成)'
  • Then, one click to PRINT !

Check out Square's support page for more details about how to use this feature.

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