How to set up the Hybrid fulfillment model?

In this article, you will learn how to set up the hybrid fulfillment model for your marketplace. You have three fulfillment options to choose from, dropship, consignment ship, and consignment pick up. The hybrid model allows you to use a combination.

As an Operator, You can choose between dropship or consignment Ship or consignment Pickup. You can also choose to select the hybrid option for a combination of all three of these fulfilment models. This potentially gives operators an option to welcome more vendors to help sustain their marketplace. Hybrid fulfilment also allows product types for the same or different vendors to vary in fulfilment methods. For more information on fulfilment models and what the hybrid model is please click here.

 

Please have a look at the video below or follow the following steps to set up hybrid fulfilment on your operator account:

Hybrid Fulfilment
  1. Login to your Operator account and Click Settings.


  2. Click Show on Fulfillment panel. Click Fulfillment. 


  3. Click Hybrid.
    a. You must select your default fulfilment model first. This will be used for any vendor or product type for which no specific fulfilment is defined.  


    Click Submit. Once successfully saved, the hybrid fulfilment tabs will appear at the top. 



  4. Click on the Dropship tab and make your selection according to Vendor, Product Type or a combination of both. 

    You can also set your dropship shipping method here by choosing between Marketcube Managed Shipping or Third-Party Shipping. 

  5. Click on the Consignment Ship tab and make your selection according to Vendor, Product Type or a combination of both.  

    If you are using consignment ship them then please note Operator's address book will be used.
    1. You can update your addresses. 
      Click Settings >> Click on the Fulfillment panel >> Click Manage Address Book.
    2. Click Add new address to create your addresses, there must be one address set as a default.




  6. Click on the Consignment Pickup tab and make your selection according to Vendor, Product Type or a combination of both. 
    1. If you are using consignment pickup them then please note Vendor side address book will be used. 
      Click Vendor Portal >> Click Settings >> Click Fulfillment panel >> Click Manage Address Book. 
    2. Click Add new address to create your addresses, there must be one address set as a default.





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