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Access Purolator with Shippo

By: Shippo | July 8, 2016

Purolator Shippo

Shippo now supports Purolator for all Canadian businesses looking for an alternative shipping carrier.

Purolator has been a trusted shipping provider servicing Canadians for over 50 years. They offer a variety of services for Ground and Express parcels for national and international destinations.

Shippo will support all Purolator courier services in Canada, the United States, and for international shipments. As well as support for custom and specified Purolator packaging.

Using Shippo, you will be able to:

  • Get real time rate quotes
  • Compare shipping rates and services
  • Print shipping labels
  • Track packages
  • Create manifests for large shipment volume
  • Require signature confirmation upon delivery

To access Purolator through Shippo, you must have your own Purolator account. You will need your Account number and Activation Key.

For merchants using the Shippo dashboard, simply add Purolator from the Carriers tab, and input your account information.

For developers connected to Shippo through the API, you will need to create a new Carrier Account Object with your Purolator account details. For details on specific Purolator service levels and parcel templates, please reference our documentation.

Shippo is a multi-carrier API and web app that helps retailers, marketplaces and platforms connect to a global network of carriers. Businesses use Shippo to get real-time rates, print labels, automate international paperwork, track packages and facilitate returns. Shippo provides the tools to help businesses succeed through shipping.


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