EasyShip: Purchase and Print an International Label on Comic Mint

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This article is for The Comic Mint merchants shipping through the EasyShip widget directly from The Comic Mint.

EasyShip allows you to manage your international orders - including territory and military mail - from start to finish all within The Comic Mint. No more leaving your store, let alone your computer, to process your shipments. Just follow these simple steps to print perfect labels and customs forms for international shipments. Learn more about international shipping.

Here's what EasyShip looks like:

Keep reading to learn how it works! 

  1. Pick an order to ship:

    From the My Account dashboard, navigate to Sales Order History. Then click on the Order # for the order you are ready to ship.

    On the Invoice of Order page, click on the EasyShip button to load the EasyShip widget.

  2. Review the order details:

    The shipment information will be pulled directly from The Comic Mint order into EasyShip. Review the Ship From (your) address and Ship To (your customer) address by clicking on the address. If any of the information has changed, make the required edits.

  3. Make your carrier selections:

    • Service: the USPS carrier service that will be used to determine the rates, packaging options (such as Flat Rate) and added service options (such as confirmation and insurance). Learn more about USPS services.

    • Packaging: the box or envelope type that will be used to mail your product.
    • Weight: accurate weight ensures correct postage and delivery. Learn more about shipment weight.

    • Dimensions: accurate dimensions ensures compliance with service dimension limits. Not required for Flat/Regional Rate packages. Learn more about shipment dimensions.

    • Confirmation: some services include confirmation options and others are eligible for added services. Learn more about confirmation options.

    Consider adding insurance if your shipment is valued greater than the amount insurance included by USPS with the selected service. Learn more about insurance.

  4. Verify your customs form information:

    Customs Form Summary: customs forms are required for acceptance into foreign countries, including U.S. territories and Military Post Offices. An accurate summary of all contents in your description ensures faster delivery and correct duties/tariffs. Learn more about international shipments.

    If the Customs Form Summary needs to be edited, you may Override all the customs data with a single line item.

    • Total Order Value: used to determine what duties and tariffs your customer will pay.
    • Total Order Quantity: indicates the count of items in the box.
    • Description: informs customs officials of the contents of your shipment.
    • Total Order Weight: reflects the weight of the contents; must be equal or less than total package weight.
    • Item SKU: product code.
    • Country of Manufacture: notes where the product was produced.
  5. Review your selections:

    A summary of your Total postage costs will display, detailing the service, confirmation, and insurance costs. It may be necessary to select the Update button next to any fields that have been edited for this cost to update.

  6. Buy your label:

    1. Purchase Label: if everything looks correct, click the Purchase Label button.

    2. Complete Purchase: your previous billing information will be saved allowing you to quickly purchase and print your labels. Before payment is processed, you’ll have the option to review the final cost and change your payment method if you need to. If you'd like to update your credit card, please see the steps in this article. Make any required edits and select Complete Purchase.

    3. A dialog will appear indicating that the purchase was successful, as well as confirming the email address to which your receipt and label was sent.

  7. Print your label:

    Check your email: a receipt with your label and shipment information (including tracking number) will be emailed to you. Just download the PDF label and print to your printer of choice. Learn more about adjusting the print format of a label.

    If you do not need the label, find a link in the email to cancel the label for a refund. Learn more about cancelling a label.

    NOTE: refunds are subject to approval and verification that the label was not used. Approved refunds will be processed within 10-14 days.


Related articles:

EasyShip for The Comic Mint: FAQs
EasyShip: How do I purchase and print a Domestic label?
EasyShip: USPS Carrier Services (Detailed)


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