What does the "Saturday Delivery" checkbox on candidate and fulfillment requests do?
The Saturday Delivery checkbox on the candidate request
and fulfillment request
pages of Shipvine Logistics changes the default behavior of certain domestic FedEx Express and UPS air services. By default, if you use an air service like FedEx Priority Overnight or UPS Next Day Air on a Friday, they'll deliver the package on Monday. For an additional fee, they'll make the delivery on Saturday, and the Saturday delivery checkbox is used to opt in to the Saturday delivery option.
But the USPS and FedEx Home Delivery deliver on Saturdays by default. Do I need to check the Saturday Delivery checkbox in Shipvine Logistics?
No. The Saturday Delivery checkbox in Shipvine Logistics is used only to opt in to Saturday delivery for FedEx Express and UPS air services, and checking the box will exclude the use of any other services like USPS or FedEx Home Delivery.
In other words, use the Saturday Delivery checkbox if you need to use something like FedEx Priority Overnight on a Friday, or FedEx Two Day Service on a Thursday, and you want to modify the behavior of that service to result in delivery on Saturday instead of Monday.
What does the "Fulfillment Requests Queued Limit" metric on the Shipvine Logistics dashboard mean?
The Shipvine Terms and Conditions state that the same-day shipping guarantee for low-volume fulfillment requests (orders) submitted by noon Eastern is suspended if you send us more than 4 times your daily average order volume. If you send more than ...
Logistics API: Fulfillment Requests
Resource #1 https://api.warehousefs.com/public/v1/fulfillment-requests The fulfillment requests resource allows the merchant to search for the Shipvine identifier assigned to requests for a given merchant identifier. GET Request Query Parameters The ...
What does the "Fulfillment Requests Daily Average" metric on the Shipvine Logistics dashboard mean?
The "Fulfillment Requests Daily Average" metric is a 90-day moving average of the number of fulfillment requests (orders) that you've sent to us each day. The moving average smooths out short-term fluctuations in the number of orders you send each ...
What is a candidate request?
A candidate request is a draft version of a fulfillment request. They can reserve inventory in Shipvine Logistics and be used as a sort of poor man's order management system, but the intended purpose is to allow merchants to fix up errors that ...
What is a fulfillment request?
The main object of interest in the Shipvine Logistics system is the fulfillment request. The reason we use this term instead of something like "sales order" is because we encourage you to not treat our system as an order management system; instead, ...