[ic] thorny shipping problem
Wed, 14 Feb 2001 09:03:08 +0000
Guido Sohne wrote:
> I'm trying to configure shipping calculations in Interchange to differ
> from product to product. Products are divided into classes (six
> initially). Each class of product has a different shipping calculation
> that corresponds to a shipping method in Interchange.
> I can add a field to the products table that specifies the class of the
> product but how do I tell Interchange to sum up the weight of products,
> keeping them separated along class lines, apply the appropriate
> shipping calculation (by weight) to each sum and finally sum up these
> totals to arrive at a final shipping cost ?
> Any ideas from the gurus ?
The above can be used to make shipping as complicated as you want.
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