0

When a customer places an order they receive an order confirmation email. In that email - below where the line items are displayed - the Subtotal, Shipping & Handling and Grand Total are outputted.

enter image description here

What I'm trying to do is show that same thing on the shipping notification email. I'm a magento newb, so what I typically do is find the core template that handles this and copy it into my local folder to make the changes.

So I copied : app/design/frontend/base/default/template/email/order/shipment/items.phtml

to: app/design/frontend/default/mytheme/template/email/order/shipment/items.phtml

Here's what that file looks like (with some of my customizations already):

<?php $_shipment = $this->getShipment() ?>
<?php $_order    = $this->getOrder() ?>
<?php if ($_shipment && $_order): ?>
<table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" border="0" width="650" style="border:1px solid #EAEAEA;">
    <thead>
        <tr>
            <th align="left" bgcolor="#EAEAEA" style="font-size:13px; padding:3px 9px">Item #</th>
            <th align="left" bgcolor="#EAEAEA" style="font-size:13px; padding:3px 9px"><?php echo $this->__('Item Name') ?></th>
            <th align="left" bgcolor="#EAEAEA" style="font-size:13px; padding:3px 9px;text-align:center;">Unit <br />Price</th>
            <th align="center" bgcolor="#EAEAEA" style="font-size:13px; padding:3px 9px;text-align:center;">Shipped<br />Quantity</th>
            <th align="left" bgcolor="#EAEAEA" style="font-size:13px; padding:3px 9px;;text-align:center;">UOM</th>
        </tr>
    </thead>

    <?php $i=0; foreach ($_shipment->getAllItems() as $_item): ?>
    <?php if($_item->getOrderItem()->getParentItem()) continue; else $i++; ?>
    <tbody<?php echo $i%2 ? ' bgcolor="#F6F6F6"' : '' ?>>
        <?php echo $this->getItemHtml($_item) ?>
    </tbody>
    <?php endforeach; ?>   
</table>
<?php endif; ?>

When I look in the file app/design/frontend/base/default/template/email/order/invoice/items.phtml which has the totals I want to display on the shipping template, it looks like the portion of code that controls it is here:

<tfoot>
    <?php echo $this->getChildHtml('invoice_totals')?>
</tfoot>

So I've pasted that into my shipping items.phtml but the totals are not displaying. Can anyone point me in the right direction? I feel like I'm close but am still missing something.

1

Found out the issue. I should not have been using the code sample from app/design/frontend/base/default/template/email/order/invoice/items.phtml but should have used this snippet of code

<tfoot>
    <?php echo $this->getChildHtml('order_totals')?>
</tfoot>

from here app/design/frontend/base/default/template/email/order/items.phtml

In addition to that, my sales.xml file had to be modified, specifically the <sales_email_order_shipment_items> block to mimic what is found in <sales_email_order_items>:

<sales_email_order_shipment_items>
    <block type="sales/order_email_items" name="items" template="email/order/items.phtml">
        <action method="addItemRender"><type>default</type><block>sales/order_email_items_order_default</block><template>email/order/items/order/default.phtml</template></action>
        <action method="addItemRender"><type>grouped</type><block>sales/order_email_items_order_grouped</block><template>email/order/items/order/default.phtml</template></action>
        <block type="sales/order_totals" name="order_totals" template="sales/order/totals.phtml">
            <action method="setLabelProperties"><value>colspan="5" align="right" style="padding:3px 9px"</value></action>
            <action method="setValueProperties"><value>align="right" style="padding:3px 9px"</value></action>
            <block type="tax/sales_order_tax" name="tax" template="tax/order/tax.phtml">
                <action method="setIsPlaneMode"><value>1</value></action>
            </block>
        </block>
    </block>
    <block type="core/text_list" name="additional.product.info" />
</sales_email_order_shipment_items>

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.