Here, in this post, we have discussed How to easily Track WooCommerce Order using QR Codes? You should be familiar with the term, “Smart Shopper”. Most of your online store customers are smart shoppers customers.
They are online looking for the best deals. But are you a “smart seller”? Not only when it comes to attracting customers. But are you the smart manager of your e-commerce stores?
Since this post is about the tracking order. Order management is a important work. If you want to know more then read the article on 5 Tips to Improve Email Order Confirmations in WooCommerce. An order is tied to purchase. It has the customer details, details of purchased products, shipping details, and price details.
A lot of effort and time is invested in tracking order and shipment. But nowadays the owners of the WooCommerce store are getting smart. They are choosing an easy way to manage order tracking and shipments. But how you want to know? Let’s take a look at this problem in detail.
Manage WooCommerce Orders Easily: Add QR Codes
In WooCommerce, when a customer completes a purchase, an order is created. This order information is sent to the customer and store’s owner through email.
The processing of the order such as delivery of purchased goods, payment processing and so on, is tracked by using an order ID. This order ID is a number, that quite honestly does not suffice.
And because of this most of you search yourself hunting for extensions like a shipment tracking plugin or barcode extensions or articles.
Therefore, one of you is looking for a similar solution, instead of the default order ID, try to use the QR code. QR codes are weird looking boxes, which can be used to store information, which can be scanned and can be interpreted quickly.
QR Codes for WooCommerce
Since QR codes are not available in WooCommerce by default, you obviously need some customization. But the availability of PHP QR code library, really makes work easy.
- You can use this library to attach QR code to every created order.
- This QR code can be generated for order information such as price detail, product details, shipping and customer details etc.
- This code can be sent to the customer as part of an SMS or the order email.
How will QR Codes Help You?
This QR code for order can be used to track shipping as well. So. you don’t require to manage additional shipping details and tracking IDs.
Track Shipping Using QR Codes
The QR code can be printed as part of the shipping label. The QR code can be scanned, when a product code is delivered. To confirm the customer and shipping details before handing the product. QR code can be cancelled after the product is delivered.
QR Codes have Versatile Applications
Since QR codes can convert various types of information, they have different applications.
QR Codes for Offers
For discount offers, you have seen some retail products which use QR code. This idea is similar to the offer of ‘Scratch and Win’. But instead of scratch and win, your customers can ‘Scan’ or ‘Win’ discount.
Because these codes can be analyzed using the mobile app, so customers can get quick buy profit.
QR Codes for Event Registration
The QR code can also be used for event registration. Well! You cannot host events at all. But for people who do, and dedicated event management websites, the QR codes can be sent as part of a ticket or as an SMS.
All event attendees should do, in the form of e-ticket, QR code is produced at the event venue.
Best WooCommerce QR Codes Plugins:-
- WooCommerce QR Codes
- YITH WooCommerce Barcodes and QR Codes
When a QR code is added to a WooCommerce order can simplify order and delivery tracking. In addition, you can also use such codes for discount offers on your online store or as e-tickets.
We hope with the help of this post, you can track your WooCommerce orders using QR code easily. If you are facing any problem, let me know in the comments. We are very happy to help you.
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