How to set up a Purolator International/LTL Baseline account [Step-by-Step guide]

Modified on Tue, 13 Sep 2022 at 12:56 PM

 

When setting up an Purolator International/LTL account, you will have to:


NOTE: This article describes how to set up the Carrier baseline account.
If the Carrier baseline account has already been set up and you intend to 
add a new Billing Account, refer to: How to add and set up a Purolator International/LTL Billing Account [Step-by-Step guide]



CARRIER SECTION


1. Access Maintenance and select Carriers



2. Click the Carrier for which you'll add the account to from the list


3. Click the Accounts tab


4. Click Add Account



5. In General Options set:

  1. Name -> Purolator International - [Account number] (e.g. Purolator International - 500000)
  2. Usage mode -> Production (if you will use it in production mode) 
  3. Status -> Active
  4. Label mode -> ZPL
  5. SCAC -> Carrier/SCAC code you're using in the WMS 



6. In Carrier Options set and Save:

  1. Username / Password -> As provided by the Purolator Representative, it's NOT the Purolator portal username/password, it's the API Key password
  2. Client ID -> As provided by the Purolator Representative 
  3. Pick Up Open, Close and Ready Hours time -> Warehouse pick up open and pick up close time, as well as Ready Hours (how many hours will it take you to be ready from your open time)
  4. Sender address info -> Warehouse induction address




 


Once ready, proceed to setting up the Billing Account as described in:

How to add and set up a Purolator International/LTL Billing Account [Step-by-Step guide]


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