Local Pick Up Only For Selected Products

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Tourist
10 1 6

Hi

I am in the process of setting up a store. I will be using Royal Mail as my shipping provider. They don't permit certain items to be sent through the post, i.e. some types or aerosols which we stock. I would therefore like to make certain items in the store Local Pick Up only. I have attempted to set up the Local Pickup option which works for all products, but is it possible to make some products pick up only and remove the Royal Mail shipping option from them?

Thanks

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New Member
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I would also like to be able to offer local pickup for certain products! I need them listed on the Online Store, but not able to be shipped (pick up only).

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Tourist
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I'm on the same boat. We're a brewery and can only sell beer items via pickup. It'd be nice to have a "pickup only" option per item.

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New Member
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So it turns out there is a work-around! It isn't the most elegant solution but it gets it done for now. I created a new shipping profile (Settings-Shipping-Create new profile) and added the certain products I need to offer as only local pickup. Then clicked 'Create Shipping Zone' - you can select 'Rest of World' or a specific country, whatever works for your company. Then 'Add Rate' and called it "Local Pick Up" and set it as Free. People still have to enter their shipping info which is a bit annoying, but it does come up as the only option for 'shipping'. Hopefully that could be helpful for you! 

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Shopify Partner
7 0 1

Thanks for posting your solution. Very helpful as I'm in the same situation needing the option for local pickup only on select products.

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New Member
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Hi, I deselected the option 'Shipping' 'This is a physical product' which results in shipping option not appearing at checkout.

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New Member
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Did you go to the individual product and then turn off the “this is a physical product” feature. Only reason why I’m asking is we are selling alcohol through Shopify or will be and we don’t want our shoppers to think it’s coming to their house we want them to come into the physical store for that. Any leads or thoughts? 

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New Member
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I created a pick up only shipping option for free and it worked, but big problem is that it comes up as default shipping option so we have a recurring problem of people selecting this by default and then having to ring up and explain and then charge to shipping which isn't received very well.  You cannot change shipping order so cheapest always comes first and people don't think to look for other shipping options.  We also have certain variants of products only available for pick up but cannot really find a way without paying a lot for an app!

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