Invoice Settings


Overview

Invoices typically contain essential details about your orders and the products they include. Sellercloud provides various options for generating invoices tailored to your needs, offering flexibility in displaying or concealing certain product and order information.

The Invoice settings are configured at a company-wide level, where you can choose between different formats, including Standard Invoice, Channel Specific, Word to PDF, or customized plugins.


Configure Invoices

To specify the data displayed on Order Invoices within a company, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Settings > Companies > Manage Companies > Open a company.
  2. Toolbox > Invoice Settings.
  3. In the Invoice Type field, select the type of invoice you want to make adjustments for.
  4. Select or deselect settings in order to display or hide parameters on the invoice.
  5. Click Save.

Invoice Types

There are a few different types of invoices in Sellercloud. You can customize your Standard Invoice settings, select a plugin, or design templates using HTML2PDF and Word2PDF formats.

Standard Invoices

Once the Standard Invoice type is configured, it automatically becomes the default format for all orders within the specified company, unless different Per Channel Preferences are selected. To gain a comprehensive understanding of the Standard Invoice settings and their intended use, refer to the descriptions below:

  • Do not print invoices – Select this to prevent the automatic printing of invoices.
  • Print 2 invoice copies when shipping orders – Select this to generate two copies of the invoice when fulfilling orders. 
  • Use Queue: Invoice Per chunk: This setting will hold invoices in a queue until the specified number is reached, then generate a PDF.
  • Include “Insurance” line – Include an insurance line for the order on the invoice document. 
  • Include “Original Insurance” line even when insurance is disabled – This setting will include the Original Insurance line on the invoice, even if it’s disabled. 
  • Include shipping service – Displays the shipping service information on the invoice document. 
  • Include “Handling” line – This will include order handling information on the invoice document.
  • Include Shipping method requested – Displays information about the requested shipping method. 
  • Include Order ID – Displays Order ID on the invoice. 
  • Include “Discount” line – When enabled, this will include discount information on the invoice.
  • Show Product images – Available Product Images will be printed on the invoice.
  • Show Prices and $ total – Include the prices and the total amount in dollars on the invoice.
  • Show Customer Message  – Display any messages from the customer on the printed document.
  • Show Total Qty if > 1 – Show the total quantity if it is greater than one.
  • Show ‘R’ if Rush order – Indicate with ‘R’ if the order is marked as a rush order.
  • Show Gift Message  – Include the gift message on the printed material.
  • Show Location Notes  – Display notes related to the location on the printed document.
  • Show Company Address – Include the company address on the invoice.
  • Print UPC – Show the product UPC on the invoice. 
  • Print UPC for Kit Items – Select to show the UPC for Kit Items
  • Print Inventory Available Qty – Display the available inventory quantity on the printed document.
  • Print Invoice Printed Date  – Show the date when the invoice was printed on the document.
  • Print Invoice Printed Count – Include the count of how many times the invoice has been printed on the document.
  • Print Shipped On Date  – Display the date when the order was shipped.
  • Print Order Promise Date – Include the promise date for the order, if such is available. 
  • Print Product Condition – Enable this to include selected product condition on the invoice 
  • Print Shipping Packages – Shows shipping packages count on the invoice document. 
  • Print Customer Email (for Amazon Orders) – Include the customer’s email for Amazon Orders.
  • Print Customer Email (for Buy.com Orders)  – Include the customer’s email for Buy.com Orders.
  • Show Weight – Print Order Weight on the invoice document.
  • Hide Customer Email  – Do not show the customer’s email address on the invoice document.
  • Use Bin Location – Select to show Bin Location on the invoice, if applicable. 
  • Print customer service notes – Select this to include any customer service notes, if applicable. 
  • Black out UPS footer on invoice when shipping with non UPS method – Hide UPS footer information if the order is shipped using a non-UPS method.
  • Print product name in multi-line if necessary (don’t trim) – Display product names in multiple lines without trimming.
  • Print kit item names in multi line – Show kit item names in multiple lines on the printed material.
  • Show Kit Component Name  – Include the name of kit components on the printed document.
  • Print Lot Number  – Display the lot number on the printed material.
  • Include all tracking numbers – Include all tracking numbers associated with the order on the printed document.
  • Print Lot Expiry Date – Show the expiry date of the lot on the invoice.
  • Invoice Layout Type – Select between Default and Simplified
  • If invoice is multi pages – Select which pages to be printed
  • Print Barcode on invoice – Select either Use Order ID or Use Order Source ID
  • Use smaller font of barcode – This setting reduces the size of the barcode by half.
  • Overstock Invoice Layout type – Select between Barcode only and Barcode + picklist
  • Invoice Custom Message – Enter  Custom Message to be printed on the invoice document.
  • Invoice Custom Message Size – Select the size of the message.

Word2PDF Invoices

With Word2PDF Invoices in Sellercloud, you have the flexibility to design your personalized invoice template using Microsoft Word and convert it into a PDF. Choose one of Sellercloud’s default templates or create your unique custom design.

HTML2PDF Invoices

You can select HTML2PDF invoice type to tailor specific fields in your document. Customize your template by incorporating various information using the placeholders provided on the right. Upon saving, these changes will be applied to orders within the specified company.

Wholesale Invoices

You can configure individual invoices for each wholesale customer or alternatively, use a unified plugin for all Wholesale orders. Once the appropriate plugin is placed on your server, follow the steps below to set the Invoice Type per customer.

Wholesale channel order invoices will always show prices even when the setting Show Prices and $ total is disabled. To hide the price on those invoices, enable the Client Setting Allow to hide prices on WholeSale order Invoice. To enable the setting go to Settings > Client Settings > General Client Settings

Customer Wide

  1. Go to Customers > Manage Customers > Open the customer > Click Edit.
  2. In the Order Options panel, go to the Invoice Options drop-down menu.
  3. Select the requested plugin In the Order PDF Invoice Plugin field.
  4. Click Save.

Company Wide

To configure your invoice settings for all wholesale orders under a company, follow the steps described below.

  1. Go to Settings > Companies > Manage Companies > Open a company.
  2. Toolbox > Invoice Settings.
  3. Navigate to WholeSale Invoice Type > Select your desired format from the dropdown.
  4. Click Save.

Per Channel Preferences

You can apply channel-specific adjustments on invoices. You can select between, Standard Invoice, Channel Specific, Word to PDF, or a plugin from the Invoice Type dropdown. 

Client Setting Enable Per Channel Based PDF Invoices must be enabled for this workflow. To enable the setting navigate to Settings > Client Settings > General Client Settings.
  1. Go to Settings > Companies > Manage Companies > Open a company.
  2. Toolbox > Invoice Settings.
  3. Click Per Channel Preferences.
  4. Scroll down and navigate to the requested channel.
  5. Select the Invoice Type.
    1. Standart Invoice – Selecting this option will use the Standard Invoice configuration.
    2. Channel Specific – Choose this option when the channel requires a printed packing slip to be inserted into the shipping package along with the order. This is usually used for fulfillment channels, such as Wayfair.
    3. Word2PDF – Select the Arrow Icon to upload your invoice template.
    4. Plugin – You can select the applicable invoice plugin from the dropdown. 
  6. Click Save.

Invoices in Shipbridge

Regardless of your Invoice Settings configuration in Sellercloud, you have the flexibility to tailor and customize your Shipbridge Invoice Options independently or apply the same set of settings uniformly. To configure your invoice settings in Shipbridge, go to Menu > Options > Invoice. Here, you can fine-tune various preferences and specifications within the dedicated Invoice tab.

If you choose any of the thermal invoice options, you can configure your invoice settings separately in Shipbridge. Alternatively, if you choose the letter-sized format, the invoice settings as seen in the Company > Toolbox> Invoice Settings page will be applied, whether it’s the standard type, generated through a plugin, or converted using Word2PDF.

Refer to the Configure Shipbridge Options article to read more about our General Invoice Options in Shipbridge.


The following Client Settings are available: 

  • Enable ITIN Invoices – Enables you to choose different invoice plugins for Order Forms and Wholesale Invoice Types.
  • Enable Per Channel Based PDF Invoices – This client setting allows you to generate individual PDF invoices for each channel integrated under your company.
  • Allow to hide prices on WholeSale order Invoice – When enabled, the price on Wholesale Orders will be hidden. 

Overview

Invoices typically contain essential details about your orders and the products they include. Sellercloud provides various options for generating invoices tailored to your needs, offering flexibility in displaying or concealing certain product and order information.

The Invoice settings are configured at a company-wide level, where you can choose between different formats, including Standard Invoice, Channel Specific, Word to PDF, or customized plugins.


Configure Invoices

To specify the data displayed on Order Invoices within a company, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Settings > Companies > Open a company.
  2. Toolbox > Invoice Settings.
  3. In the Invoice Type field, select the type of invoice you want to make adjustments for.
  4. Select or deselect settings in order to display or hide parameters on the invoice.
  5. Click Save.

Invoice Types

There are a few different types of invoices in Sellercloud. You can customize your Standard Invoice settings, select a plugin, or design templates using HTML2PDF and Word2PDF formats.

Standard Invoices

Once the Standard Invoice type is configured, it automatically becomes the default format for all orders within the specified company, unless different Per Channel Preferences are selected. To gain a comprehensive understanding of the Standard Invoice settings and their intended use, refer to the descriptions below:

  • Do not print invoices – Select this to prevent the automatic printing of invoices.
  • Print 2 invoice copies when shipping orders – Select this to generate two copies of the invoice when fulfilling orders. 
  • Use Queue: Invoice Per chunk: This setting will hold invoices in a queue until the specified number is reached, then generate a PDF.
  • Include “Insurance” line – Include an insurance line for the order on the invoice document. 
  • Include “Original Insurance” line even when insurance is disabled – This setting will include the Original Insurance line on the invoice, even if it’s disabled. 
  • Include shipping service – Displays the shipping service information on the invoice document. 
  • Include “Handling” line – This will include order handling information on the invoice document.
  • Include Shipping method requested – Displays information about the requested shipping method. 
  • Include Order ID – Displays Order ID on the invoice. 
  • Include “Discount” line – When enabled, this will include discount information on the invoice.
  • Show Product images – Available Product Images will be printed on the invoice.
  • Show Prices and $ total – Include the prices and the total amount in dollars on the invoice.
  • Show Customer Message  – Display any messages from the customer on the printed document.
  • Show Total Qty if > 1 – Show the total quantity if it is greater than one.
  • Show ‘R’ if Rush order – Indicate with ‘R’ if the order is marked as a rush order.
  • Show Gift Message  – Include the gift message on the printed material.
  • Show Location Notes  – Display notes related to the location on the printed document.
  • Show Company Address – Include the company address on the invoice.
  • Print UPC – Show the product UPC on the invoice. 
  • Print UPC for Kit Items – Select to show the UPC for Kit Items
  • Print Inventory Available Qty – Display the available inventory quantity on the printed document.
  • Print Invoice Printed Date  – Show the date when the invoice was printed on the document.
  • Print Invoice Printed Count – Include the count of how many times the invoice has been printed on the document.
  • Print Shipped On Date  – Display the date when the order was shipped.
  • Print Order Promise Date – Include the promise date for the order, if such is available. 
  • Print Product Condition – Enable this to include selected product condition on the invoice 
  • Print Shipping Packages – Shows shipping packages count on the invoice document. 
  • Print Customer Email (for Amazon Orders) – Include the customer’s email for Amazon Orders.
  • Print Customer Email (for Buy.com Orders)  – Include the customer’s email for Buy.com Orders.
  • Show Weight – Print Order Weight on the invoice document.
  • Hide Customer Email  – Do not show the customer’s email address on the invoice document.
  • Use Bin Location – Select to show Bin Location on the invoice, if applicable. 
  • Print customer service notes – Select this to include any customer service notes, if applicable. 
  • Black out UPS footer on invoice when shipping with non UPS method – Hide UPS footer information if the order is shipped using a non-UPS method.
  • Print product name in multi-line if necessary (don’t trim) – Display product names in multiple lines without trimming.
  • Print kit item names in multi line – Show kit item names in multiple lines on the printed material.
  • Show Kit Component Name  – Include the name of kit components on the printed document.
  • Print Lot Number  – Display the lot number on the printed material.
  • Include all tracking numbers – Include all tracking numbers associated with the order on the printed document.
  • Print Lot Expiry Date – Show the expiry date of the lot on the invoice.
  • Invoice Layout Type – Select between Default and Simplified
  • If invoice is multi pages – Select which pages to be printed
  • Print Barcode on invoice – Select either Use Order ID or Use Order Source ID
  • Use smaller font of barcode – This setting reduces the size of the barcode by half.
  • Overstock Invoice Layout type – Select between Barcode only and Barcode + picklist
  • Invoice Custom Message – Enter  Custom Message to be printed on the invoice document.
  • Invoice Custom Message Size – Select the size of the message.

Word2PDF Invoices

With Word2PDF Invoices in Sellercloud, you have the flexibility to design your personalized invoice template using Microsoft Word and convert it into a PDF. Choose one of Sellercloud’s default templates or create your unique custom design.

HTML2PDF Invoices

You can select HTML2PDF invoice type to tailor specific fields in your document. Customize your template by incorporating various information using the placeholders provided on the right. Upon saving, these changes will be applied to orders within the specified company.


Wholesale Invoices

You can configure individual invoices for each wholesale customer or alternatively, use a unified plugin for all Wholesale orders. Once the appropriate plugin is placed on your server, follow the steps below to set the Invoice Type per customer.

Wholesale channel order invoices will always show prices even when the setting Show Prices and $ total is disabled. To hide the price on those invoices, enable the Client Setting Allow to hide prices on WholeSale order Invoice. To enable the setting go to Settings > Client Settings > General Client Settings

Customer Wide

  1. Go to Customers > Open the customer.
  2. Scroll down and select the requested plugin In the Order PDF Invoice Plugin field.
  3. Click Save.

Company Wide

To configure your invoice settings for all wholesale orders under a company, follow the steps described below.

  1. Go to Settings > Open a company.
  2. Toolbox > Invoice Settings.
  3. Navigate to WholeSale Invoice Type > Select your desired format from the dropdown.
  4. Click Save.

Per Channel Preferences

You can apply channel-specific adjustments on invoices. You can select between, Standard Invoice, Channel Specific, Word to PDF, or a plugin from the Invoice Type dropdown. 

Client Setting Enable Per Channel Based PDF Invoices must be enabled for this workflow. To enable the setting navigate to Settings > Client Settings > General Client Settings.
  1. Go to Settings > Open a company.
  2. Toolbox > Invoice Settings.
  3. Click Per Channel Preferences.
  4. Scroll down and navigate to the requested channel.
  5. Select the Invoice Type.
    1. Standart Invoice – Selecting this option will use the Standard Invoice configuration.
    2. Channel Specific – Choose this option when the channel requires a printed packing slip to be inserted into the shipping package along with the order. This is usually used for fulfillment channels, such as Wayfair.
    3. Word2PDF – Select the Arrow Icon to upload your invoice template.
    4. Plugin – You can select the applicable invoice plugin from the dropdown. 
  6. Click Save.

Invoices in Shipbridge

Regardless of your Invoice Settings configuration in Sellercloud, you have the flexibility to tailor and customize your Shipbridge Invoice Options independently or apply the same set of settings uniformly. To configure your invoice settings in Shipbridge, go to Menu > Options > Invoice. Here, you can fine-tune various preferences and specifications within the dedicated Invoice tab.

If you choose any of the thermal invoice options, you can configure your invoice settings separately in Shipbridge. Alternatively, if you choose the letter-sized format, the invoice settings as seen in the Company > Toolbox> Invoice Settings page will be applied, whether it’s the standard type, generated through a plugin, or converted using Word2PDF.

Refer to the Configure Shipbridge Options article to read more about our General Invoice Options in Shipbridge.


The following Client Settings are available: 

  • Enable ITIN Invoices – Enables you to choose different invoice plugins for Order Forms and Wholesale Invoice Types.
  • Enable Per Channel Based PDF Invoices – This client setting allows you to generate individual PDF invoices for each channel integrated under your company.
  • Allow to hide prices on WholeSale order Invoice – When enabled, the price on Wholesale Orders will be hidden. 

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