Creating Order Rules

General Information Regarding Rules

DropStream features a robust custom rules engine that allows you to tailor your integration to match unique workflows. Taking time to create rules can increase efficiency and automation in the fulfillment process. DropStream features two types of rules: Transformer Rules and Filter Rules Transformer Rules... read article

Creating Order Shipping Description Transformer Rule

About the Order Shipping Description Rule An Order Shipping Description Rule is a requirement that maps the shipping descriptions in your e-commerce system to the shipping methods available at your fulfillment provider. (Example: Offer "Free Shipping" to shoppers, and then map that to "USPS -... read article

Creating Order Attribute Transformer Rule

About the Order Attribute Transformer Rule The Order Attribute Transformer allows you to replace order attributes with other previously configured values. (Example: For every order replace the Customer Email with info@example.com). The Parameters for this rule are: Attribute Name - A select list of attributes... read article

Creating Order Attribute Prefix/Suffix Transformer Rule

About the Order Attribute Format Transformer Rule The Order Attribute Format Transformer allows you to append prefixes and suffixes to order attributes. (Example: you can create a rule to prepend the "Order Id" with "INV-"). The Parameters for this rule are: Attribute Name - A... read article

Creating Order Attribute Filter Rule

About Order Attribute Filter Rule The Order Attribute Filter allows you to filter out certain orders that contain specified characteristics. (Example: When an order's Billing Country Equals UK, remove order from the fulfillment workflow). The Order Attribute Filter Rule will remove orders from the standard... read article

Creating Order Item Attribute Filter Rule

About the Order Item Attribute Filter Rule The Order Item Attribute Filter allows you to remove line items from an order. (Example: When an order item's Product SKU Equals ABC, remove item from the order.) This rule will remove line items from an order if... read article

Reordering, Editing, and Deleting Rules

Along with the power to create rules that support and help your workflow, you have the ability to reorder, edit, and delete rules as needed. In planning and adding your rules, keep in mind that the order of rules is important. Rules are followed in... read article