Better Trucks

Details about ShipStation's integration with Better Trucks. Includes requirements, connection process, features, notes, and troubleshooting tips.

Covering the greater midwest region of the US and greater New York, Better Trucks was built specifically for DTC (direct to consumer) eCommerce companies. Better Trucks offers something for fulfillment centers, major retails, and online sellers who want to empower their brand to compete and win market share over competitors. They offer a reliable, affordable solution for 2-day delivery that rivals the level of service and prices of traditional 3PLs such as FedEx and UPS.

Better Trucks can also be used for shipping vape products.

Better Trucks - Requirements

Connection Requirements:

  • An active account with Better Trucks.

  • Company ID

  • API token

Other Requirements:

  • Address must have at least a name or a company

  • Dimensions and weight are required to create a label

Connect a Better Trucks Account to ShipStation

To connect your Better Trucks account to ShipStation:

  1. Select the Better Trucks tile and click Connect.

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  2. Enter your Better Trucks Company ID, API Token, Username and Password, and choose an Account Nickname for you to identify the carrier account in ShipStation.

  3. Click Connect.

Better Trucks Available Features

ShipStation's integration with Better Trucks supports the following standard features:

Additional Features for Better Trucks

ShipStation's integration with Better Trucks allows for the following additional features:

Feature

Description

Vape Shipping

Better Trucks can ship Vape products.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic shipping labels.

The carrier integration can be used to create international shipping labels.

ShipStation will submit international customs information electronically to the carrier.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic return labels.

ShipStation will display estimated shipping rates for the carrier based on the connected account information and shipment details.

Additional carrier insurance can be purchased through ShipStation.

Shipping labels created for this carrier will include a tracking number that can be used to view the shipment status on the carrier's tracking website. Tracking may not be available for all shipping services.

When tracking is available, ShipStation will automatically track the shipment status and update the tracking status on the Shipments tab. This feature allows for other advanced ShipStation features like delayed notifications and the Branded Tracking Page.

ShipStation can print the store's logo on shipping labels created for this carrier. Label branding may not be available for all shipping services.

ShipStation can include information that will be displayed on the label as a label message. Label messages may not be available for all shipping services.

The carrier integration can be used to create multi-package shipments, where multiple individual packages are linked together into a single shipment record with a master tracking number.

You can connect this carrier integration to ShipStation multiple times using different account information, and choose which account will be used to create each shipment.

Additional Details About the Better Trucks Integration

  • ShipStation's integration with Better Trucks does not support third-party billing.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic shipping labels.

The carrier integration can be used to create international shipping labels.

ShipStation will submit international customs information electronically to the carrier.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic return labels.

ShipStation will display estimated shipping rates for the carrier based on the connected account information and shipment details.

Additional carrier insurance can be purchased through ShipStation.

Shipping labels created for this carrier will include a tracking number that can be used to view the shipment status on the carrier's tracking website. Tracking may not be available for all shipping services.

When tracking is available, ShipStation will automatically track the shipment status and update the tracking status on the Shipments tab. This feature allows for other advanced ShipStation features like delayed notifications and the Branded Tracking Page.

ShipStation can print the store's logo on shipping labels created for this carrier. Label branding may not be available for all shipping services.

ShipStation can include information that will be displayed on the label as a label message. Label messages may not be available for all shipping services.

The carrier integration can be used to create multi-package shipments, where multiple individual packages are linked together into a single shipment record with a master tracking number.

You can connect this carrier integration to ShipStation multiple times using different account information, and choose which account will be used to create each shipment.