How to add a Best Buy CA store to ShipStation, what features are available, and other need-to-know details.
ShipStation's integration with Best Buy CA allows us to import orders from the Best Buy CA platform and update those orders with tracking information when a label is created.
An active account as a Best Buy Marketplace Seller.
The Best Buy CA Shop ID and API Key.
Administrative Permissions: To connect a Best Buy CA account you must have Administrative permissions within BestBuy directly. Without these permissions, you will be unable to connect.
Order Import Requirements:
Must include a Ship To address.
Must be in the Shipping In Progress status.
To connect your Best Buy CA store to ShipStation:
Log in to the Best Buy CA Marketplace portal with your admin user.
My Account > Settings.
Gather the store's ID value.
Click your username in the top corner of the page to go to User Settings.
Go to the API Key tab.
Copy the API Key. If no key is present, click Generate a new key.
Select the Best Buy CA tile.
Enter your API Key and Shop ID.
After you've completed the connection steps, your store will be connected to ShipStation. You'll be taken to the store's Settings page to adjust the store-specific settings like branding, notification preferences, and product handling.
ShipStation's integration with Best Buy CA supports these standard features:
Common ShipStation Features
Default Status Mappings
Sent with Shipment Update
ShipStation will not receive status updates for Best Buy CA orders. If a Best Buy CA order is cancelled or shipped outside of ShipStation, you will need to manually update the ShipStation order record.
If a Best Buy CA order is partially rejected, ShipStation will:
List the SKUs that were rejected in Custom Field 1.
Apply a Rejected tag to the order.
An automation rule titled BBCA REFUSED will apply the tag. This automation rule is created the first time a Best Buy CA store connects to ShipStation. If the rule or tag is deleted or modified, this action may no longer function as intended.