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ID34 - OnShip Parcel & Freight Shipments Overview & Sample

Use OnShip for shipment address corrections and we can push those corrections into eAuto for you.

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Overview

Overview

ID530 is our UPS integration with eAutomate and ID531 is Fedex. We have been searching for a solution for address correction where we see clients paying hundreds of dollars in address correction fees each month (https://hub.ceojuice.com/blog/shipping-incorrect-address-charges). This is an integration with OnShip (onshipgroup.com), OnShip allows you to shop for the lowest shipping cost, or pick the lowest 2 day or say always ship Fedex, or bill my customer's UPS. 

It also works for LTL shipments (freight) and that can get into some big savings on machines being shipped out.  For our Canadian clients, it supports Purolator, for our MidWest clients they have SpeeDee.

OnShip has address correction built-in and we can write the corrected address back to eAuto along with tracking, etc. We will report what OnShip is saving you each month on their lower rates plus show avoided address correct charges. 

OnShip is waiving their monthly fee to CEOJuice clients and allow you to either use your existing UPS / Fedex account or try theirs if it offers better rates. We are pooling our clients buying power to get better shipping rates. We see our average client pay about $500 per month in address correction fees.

As with all of our integrations, this is included in your monthly fee. Please subscribe to ID34 and complete OnShip form to get started:

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Run Schedule: Throughout the day

Type of Output: Email

 

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Sample

Sample

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Variables

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Variable 1: Orders in this status will be uploaded to OnShip. Use a dedicated OnShip status.

Variable 2: eAuto Sales Order status to designate as OnShip order

Variable 3: Use this location if the Onship ship-from location is not found for the OnShip subscription user account and if the warehouse-specific OnShip location is not set by the eAuto warehouse custom property ZCJ_OnShip_Location.

 

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API Creds

API Creds

We need your API Details entered by you on our website as shown below. The user entering on our website will need 'Customer Admin' security role - ask us at help@ceojuice.com if you need to know who has.

API credentials for OnShip need to be requested from OnShip. Once received please enter on ceojuice website:

Please enter credentials on our website (https://www.ceojuice.com/CustomerAdmin/Integrations) via Profile / Integrations:

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Select OnShip:

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Enter API Key and API Secret:

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Alert Functionality

Alert Functionality

Process Flow:

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-alert process can coexist with ID503/ShipStation and with our UPS ID530 and FedEx ID531 integrations

-we will create eView:

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CEOJuice Shipping Service integrated shipments

This e-view serves as a log to show which e-automate Sales Order Shipments have been submitted to which online Shipping Service and current status of the shipment. Data points of interest includes ship address submitted, address validation status, address validation error information, shipping method, online shipping service order number, tracking number if shipment is completed, and standardized shipment address used by online shipping service.

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Best Practices & Tips

Best Practices & Tips

OnShip vs. ShipStation Comparison:

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Custom Property Set Up

Custom Property Set Up

Via Tools / Lists & Codes / Attributes / New

Attribute Name: ZCJ_OnShip_Location

Description: Warehouse OnShip Location Name - leave blank for default

Data Type: Text Box

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Then go to Tools / Lists & Codes / Configurations (Custom properties), add to Warehouse Config:

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Related Alerts

Related Alerts

ID503 - ShipStation Parcel & Freight Shipments

ID530/531 - UPS/FedEx Integration

 

 

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