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TOPIC: [SOLVED] Include Modifier Name in Shipping Name

Include Modifier Name in Shipping Name 01 Mar 2016 12:23 #1

Using the standard version I have a rule:
Name=Extra charge for Rope; MaxLength==100; ExtraShippingCharge=4.1666667
Name=Shipping Band 3 order value £40 - £49.99 ; 40.00<=AmountWithTax<=49.99; 4.7946667
Name=Shipping Band 4 order value £50 - £59.99 ; 50.00<=AmountWithTax<=59.99; 5.625
(other shipping bands omitted for brevity)
which add an extra charge to orders containing a drum of rope (a drum of rope is the only product that has a length of 100m).

The Name of the applied rule is displayed on the cart page, regardless of whether or not the ExtraShippingCharge is included in the cost.

I would like a mechanism for alerting the shopper when the extra charge has been included in the shipping cost.

So I would like to include extra text in the displayed Shipping Name as appropriate.

Is this possible?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions.

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Include Modifier Name in Shipping Name 04 Mar 2016 23:12 #2

Dear OptMax,
Unfortunately, it is currently not possible to display the name of an ExtraShippingCharge variable in the shipping name.

There is a workaround, though: You can define a variable under the same conditions as the extra shipping charge and include that in the rule name:
Name=Extra charge for Rope; MaxLength==100; ExtraShippingCharge=4.1666667
Variable=ExtraChargeText; Value=""
Variable=ExtraChargeText; MaxLength==100; Value=" (extra charge for ropes)"

Name="Shipping Band 3 order value £40 - £49.99{ExtraChargeText}"; 40.00<=AmountWithTax<=49.99; 4.7946667
Name="Shipping Band 4 order value £50 - £59.99{ExtraChargeText}"; 50.00<=AmountWithTax<=59.99; 5.625

By default ExtraChargeText will be "", so nothing will be appended. But when a rope is in the cart, then it is set to " (extra charge for ropes)". This variable is then included in all shipping names.

Best regards,
Reinhold

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Include Modifier Name in Shipping Name 10 Mar 2016 15:24 #3

Dear Reinhold
Works a treat.

Thank you.

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[SOLVED] Include Modifier Name in Shipping Name 10 Mar 2016 15:24 #4

Problem solved.

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