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Top 5 Exciting Features of ELEX WooCommerce DHL Express Shipping Plugin

Tired of recurring problems that don’t let you integrate your DHL system with WooCommerce? Looking for the easiest & efficient way to integrate DHL Express with WooCommerce shopping cart? Here is the solution! ELEX WooCommerce DHL Express Shipping Plugin with Print Label. This article guides you through the top features of this plugin.

What is ELEX WooCommerce DHL Express Shipping Plugin with Print Label?

WooCommerce DHL Shipping Plugin with Print Label is a WordPress / WooCommerce extension that helps you automate DHL Express shipping by displaying shipping rates on cart and checkout pages, a print label from within WooCommerce, pack items automatically into boxes, and enable shipment tracking. Also, it can do even a lot more which you will come across the coming sections of this article.
This plugin is verified by DHL International (UK) Ltd. It will work in all countries where DHL Express service is available.

This plugin is one of the best when it comes to the number of features that it has. So let us look into the top 5 features of this plugin.

WooCommerce DHL Express

Top 5 features:

  • Live Shipping Rate
  • Print Shipping Label
  • Shipment Tracking
  • Return label
  • Box Packing

Now let us see what are these features and how is it useful.

Live Shipping Rate

The plugin fetches DHL postage rates based on the product weight, box dimensions, shipping destination etc., for both domestic and international shipping services. You can choose to return list rates or account / negotiated rates. There is an option to set conversion value in case the shop uses a different currency.

In order to enable the live shipping rates, go to WooCommerce -> Settings -> Shipping -> DHL Express and tick the Enable Real-Time Rates.

Print Shipping Label

Now you don’t need to copy and paste every single order information to print label in DHL website. This feature enables you to print shipping labels from within WooCommerce. After logging in to the WordPress admin area, you can create a shipment by clicking on the ‘create shipment’ button on the right-hand side of the order details page. Shipment details would automatically be sent to the DHL Express online account, and then the shipping label( 8X4_A4_PDF, 8X4_thermal, 8X4_A4_TC_PDF, 8X4_CI_PDF, 8X4_CI_thermal, 6X4_A4_PDF) would be generated, which you can print. Postage is automatically paid on these labels using your DHL account.
Also, there is an option to change the shipping service before generating a label.

Shipment Tracking

WooCommerce DHL ExpressNow, give your customers a breather by attaching tracking information in order completion emails. The tracking number returned from DHL while generating the label would be added to order notes and will be sent as part of the order completion email. A visual representation of tracking status can be seen in Order edit page by Admin and in Order’s section of customer’s My-Account page. The tracking information shows the current status of the shipment in transit. So, there is clarity regarding the location of the shipment. Nervous phone calls and emails from customers asking tracking information are histories now.

Return label

It is important for an e-commerce store owner to deliver the best quality products to his customers. If the customer is not happy with the product that is delivered, they should be able to return it. With this plugin, just like shipment labels, you can generate return labels as well. This option is available in the edit order page. You can set a custom package, and choose a different service for return shipment. And you can enable or disable this option by going to WooCommerce -> Settings -> Shipping -> Label $ Tracking -> Return label.

Box Packing

This feature enables the Box packing with DHL boxes and custom boxes. There are 3 types of box packings in Woocommerce DHL Express:

  1. Pack items individually.
  2. Pack into boxes with weight and dimensions.
  3. Calculate shipping on the basis of order total weight


Excited about these features? There are lot more features in this plugin such as commercial invoice, custom shipment message, Bulk creation/Deletion of shipment, Archive Air Waybill etc… Hence we can surely say that Woocommerce DHL Express shipping plugin is one of the best shipping plugins available in the market right now.

Let us know if have any query regarding this article in the comment section below. If you need any further assistance then feel free to contact our customer support.

About the plugin

Cost: $69.00

  • Compatible with WooCommerce 3.0.
  • License entitles 1 year of support & updates.
  • No monthly fees or yearly subscription.
  • Extend support & updates after 1 year at 50% discount.
  • You are protected by our 30 Day Money Back Guarantee.


To explore more details about the plugins, go check out ELEX WooCommerce DHL Express / eCommerce / Paket Shipping Plugin with Print Label.

Read the article for setting up DHL Express understand the plugin, in detail. Or check out the product documentation section for more related articles.

You can also check out other WooCommerce and WordPress plugins in ELEX.

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