With the help of proper logistic support e-commerce sector is on a booming session right now. The e-commerce sites are the face of the business while the logistics are the backbone of the business. The Late arrival of the product purchased may affect customer’s mindset a lot.
The whole logistic support is called as “Shipping” if it’s categorized under any module. Let me tell you “shipping” does not deal with packaging and transport but also getting every order in the proper system so that there should not be any confusion and shipping label plays an important role in this system.
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Without a customized shipping template your business does not only get the branding properly but also logistics does not get the direction where to send the ordered item.
Why address label template is so important?
Every shipping label is the identification of the product ordered by a customer because from a sealed package you can’t see what the product is inside.
It serves as the payment helper because every shipping label is marked with “PAID” or “COD” or “POD, ” and the delivery man understand easily what to do. It’s a crazy simple idea for all.
Modern shipping label includes some intuitive features like a detailed address of the buyers with proper contact, Space for special remarks if the addresses mentioned is not traced out and the reason why the item is being returned undelivered.
Features of a standard shipping label
The shipping label is a basic paper printed invoice cum label which is placed on the package. With time, this simple looking thing got matured enough to serve as an “all-in-one” label for the booming e-commerce business. Being attached with automation generating the shipping label has also improved a lot and owners now can focus on the business more while the logistics part gets simpler with modern shipping label with some automation tools.
Perfect size: The shipping label should be perfect on size. One question may pop up in your mind that what the perfect size is. Frankly, it depends on the size of the packaging though we recommend 6*4 or 6*5 inched shipping label. These sizes fit almost all packaging.
Standard glue: One more thing, the quality of glue attached to the label is very crucial because liquid glue may spread a lot and may get glued with something else and stick out which may remove the shipping addresses printed on that. So, we recommend using one side glued paper for printing shipping label.
Anyway, let’s move to the core section, the template of a shipping label. A perfect template includes some important points like margin, font, and the number of lines.
# 1 the fonts should be regular, and we always discourage using funky fonts.
# 2 Use font size between 12-16 and the size depends upon the fonts you select. Use clear size where the address and contact details of the customer are mentioned.
Shipping Label – Some Samples
So, here are some awesome shipping labels that you can use for your business. Stay tuned for more.