Shopify released a new feature for its American merchants that enables you to create USPS shipping labels directly in your Shopify admin, however there are several advantages to using Shippo over Shopify's own system, including better rates, more features, and an all-around more developed shipping experience.
Below is a comparison table for the two offerings:
Some highlighted benefits of Shippo include:
Save Time - Manage and track orders and shipments in our simple, user-friendly dashboard. Create and print labels from your own computer in just three steps.
Save Money on USPS Labels - Immediately access up to 50% off USPS labels, and multiple carriers such as DHL Express, FedEx, UPS, and more from one dashboard.
Grow & Save More - No monthly subscription fees, you only pay five cents per label. We also detail in this article the further discounted rates we can offer for customers shipping more than 500 packages per month.
Compare Rates Across Carriers - Ship with 14+ shipping carriers, comparing rates for your packages across all of them so that you choose the best option to ship your orders.
Get Friendly Support - Our industry-expert customer service team has a 97% satisfaction rating from our customers and we aim to respond to every inquiry in under four hours.