The module is one of the fundamental building blocks of the Magento 2 system and represents a key point of extension for developers. Every module should contain the following:
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- Code encapsulating a unique business feature
- A default user interface (customizable by themes)
- Relevant blocks, controllers, models, etc.
- Minimal dependencies
Drop Shipping in
The drop ship business model is increasingly common in the
e-commerce world as entrepreneurs and expanding businesses alike seek to reach
a larger market. Drop shipping goods can be the key to building a large online
marketplace with a variety of goods but without the overhead of maintaining a
McVickerStreet offers an online collection of handmade
products from local makers and has recently commissioned Flexpro to build a
custom Magento 2 drop ship extension. Seeking to mitigate the overhead of their
business model, McVickerStreet’s primary objective was to maintain control over
the order process but to enable makers to complete shipments from their
location. Specifically, they desired the ability to split a customer’s order
into multiple shipments based on each product’s maker and print the appropriate
shipping labels for each drop ship location, while charging the customer the
correct amount in shipping cost.
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