Sell on Living Social

Apply to sell on Living Social here.

Integrating Living Social:
Integration is achieved via file uploads using customized plugins that allow for import and export of Living Social formatted files. The three plugins needed for integration are:
  1. Living Social Order Import plugin
  2. Living Social Tracking Export plugin
  3. Living Social Invoice plugin
Living Social orders will all import under the customer email CustomerName@LivingSocial.com. Orders will import as Paid.

Importing Living Social Orders:
Typically, Living Social will email an order file to your company once a day. 
  1. Orders > Import Orders.
  2. Select the company.
  3. Select Website in the channel dropdown.
  4. Cart Type drop down menu will display. Select the Living Social plugin. 
  5. Choose the Living Social order file.
  6. Press Process Order.

Configuring Living Social Invoices:
  1. If Living Social is the only sales channel in that company:
    1. Navigate Company Settings > Invoice Settings.
    2. Open the Invoice Type dropdown and select the Living Social Invoice plugin and save.
    3. When printing shipping labels in ShipBridge, you will need to switch to Lettersize PDF invoices under the Invoice tab when shipping Living Social orders.
  2. If there are multiple sales channels on the company: 
    1. Open the client Settings and enable the Enable Per Channel Based PDF Invoices setting.
    2. Navigate Company Settings > Invoice Settings.
    3. Click on the Per Channel Preferences hyperlink
    4. On the following page locate the Living Social channel.
    5. Select Plugin in the Invoice type drop down and then select the Living Social Plugin.
    6. Save settings.
    7. When printing shipping labels in ShipBridge, you will need to switch to Lettersize PDF invoices under the Invoice tab when shipping Living Social orders.

Export Living Social Tracking:
After shipping the orders export a file that has tracking and shipping confirmation and send it to a predetermined location.
  1. Go to the Manage Orders page.
  2. Select Export Orders from the Action Menu.
  3. Select the Living Social Tracking Format plugin from the Format drop down.
  4. Press Export Orders.
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