Navigating Shipping Challenges for SMBs in Business Central

By Published On: June 6, 2023Categories: Microsoft Dynamics 365 BC

Navigating Shipping Challenges with Order Ship Express by Insight WorksShipping packages may seem like a routine task, but for small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), it often presents various obstacles. Common challenges faced by SMBs include:

  • Selecting the appropriate carrier and shipping method: Determining the optimal carrier and method for each order can be difficult and time-consuming.
  • Generating shipping labels and monitoring shipments: Manually producing labels and keeping track of parcels can be slow and prone to errors.
  • Managing shipping expenses and reconciling invoices: Overseeing costs and invoices for numerous carriers can be intricate and time-consuming.
  • Ineffective shipping procedures: Inefficient processes may lead to delayed deliveries, unhappy customers, and lost revenue.

Optimizing Processes with Dynamics 365 Business Central

Dynamics 365 Business Central is a powerful, cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform that enables SMBs to oversee financials, operations, sales, and customer service within a single system. With its user-friendly interface and comprehensive functionality, Business Central excels at optimizing processes and enhancing efficiency. However, there are limitations when it comes to shipping directly from Business Central. That’s where Order Ship Express steps in.

Bridging the Shipping Gap in Business Central

Order Ship Express is a no-cost shipping app from Insight Works designed for Business Central users. It tackles the shipping challenges associated with Business Central by seamlessly optimizing shipping processes and transforming shipment management.

With zero licensing fees, Order Ship Express is both accessible and budget-friendly for SMBs. It bolsters shipping within Business Central without incurring additional charges.

Here’s how Order Ship Express bridges the shipping gap in Business Central:

  • Effortless integration with multiple carriers: Conveniently switch among carriers such as FedEx, UPS, USPS, Royal Mail, and others.
  • Live shipping rates and carrier rate integration: Identify the most cost-effective shipping option and maintain better control over expenses.
  • Streamlined label printing and return shipping labels: Simplify label printing and packing slips from Business Central—reducing errors and saving time. Make return shipping label creation easy for a smooth customer experience.
  • Live order tracking and enhanced customer communication: Integrated tracking pages offer shipment visibility and customizable branding—ensuring customers stay informed and satisfied.
  • Perfect for Shopify merchants and retail stores: Customizable shipping rules and seamless label printing enable efficient shipment management and cost savings.
  • Straightforward shipping cost management: Pay solely for carrier services with fees billed through

Order Ship Express is the ultimate shipping solution for Business Central users—helping them tackle common shipping challenges and boost efficiency. By bridging the shipping gap in Business Central, Order Ship Express allows SMBs to concentrate on expansion and delivering outstanding customer experiences.

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Written by:  Insight Works