Having custo statuses that can be shown in different styles, coloures, icons and variations allows you to manage your orders more effectively. giving you the flexifility to manage the workflow from the second the order is through to when the order has been completed.
*** WooCommerce Custom Order Status & Actions Changelog ***
2015.06.03 – version 1.6.8
* Fix bug with some orders not coming through due to invalid colour string.
* Feature added for Aftership integration thanks to mensmaximus.