Specialized Features

When you have special needs, 2Ship has special features.
Modules and functionality that take your solution to the next level.
Again... it's all about Centralization, Visibility & Control of everything in your supply chain.

RETURNS MANAGEMENT

Returns are becoming a major part of everyone's business. 2Ship has a wide variety of return solutions to help you manage your return logistics.

Whatever your return policy or process, we have the solution to help take control and manage the costs of returns.

• Authorize returns at outbound shipping for customer return processing.
• Include return labels in outgoing packages
• Setup Return Request users in 2Ship
• Email self generated return labels to your customers
• Use our Return APIs


Simply signup for Returnmyorder.com

SHIPMENT REQUEST

The ship requisition feature will bring automation to your supply chain while keeping you in complete control. It's ultimate control of all shipping activity (outbound, inbound, anywhere to anywhere).

• Create users for anyone who needs to request a shipment be processed - all your employees, all your vendors, all your sales people...
• The Requester does not ship! They enter recipient details, select the TYPE of service they need & submit.
• Your experts now do the shipping - service selection...
• Each request user is updated via email alerts with tracking #s to instantly track their shipments
• You now centralize and control all shipping on your accounts.
• Use our mobile for request pickups and mailroom custody.



POLICY ENFORCEMENT & RATE CONTROL

Enforce full logistics policies on every user through control and administration over each user's specific shipping practices

• Each user can be individually administered to ensure that every shipment processed on 2Ship is "pre-authorized".
• Limit Services & Features - Restrict / Default fields and preferences
• Create Groups of Users to control policies on a group level.
• Extend the usage of your system to outside entities which bill shipments to your accounts.
• Hide rates completely or define customer rates down to the service, weight, and zone using markups on cost or discounts off list.
• Complete control is now in your hands.



ON-HOLD

OnHold is front and center for any company that has a list or queue of things to ship. Orders, shipment requests, distribution lists, group shipments or anything that needs to be shipped can now be imported into your queue from an excel file or our APIs.

• Entries can now be handled in bulk or individually
• Apply options and filters
• Add a new OnHold order or Edit current order info
• Rate all at once to find the cheapest service for every shipment
• Calculate your shipping costs prior to shipping
• Ship all to instantly label a bulk distribution or
• Scan each order individually from the ship screen for processing
• You also have instant visibility into what's in your shipping queue across all your locations

VIRTUAL DISTRIBUTION

Our unique functionality allows you to virtually distribute your orders in countries or regions where you have no distribution center or inventory of your own. Use a 3PL or the carrier's own facility abroad.

• Put shipments on hold for fulfillment from any virtual de-consolidation point around the world.
• Rate, ship and label all orders at your consolidation point or the place you house inventory.
• The difference is that all these orders now become domestic shipments from your virtual distribution center.
• Once complete, the orders are shipped as a consolidated unit to your virtual distribution point.
• From there they individually ship to the end customer as domestic shipments.
• The potential savings are enormous.


INBOUND & RECEIVING - INTERNAL OPS

Instant visibility to all shipments inbound to all your locations, means nothing shows up unexpectedly. With Inbound Ship Requests, Shipments with recipient addresses that match your locations, or any shipment marked as inbound; they'll all appear for tracking to your doorstep.

• Get your vendors shipping your orders via a 2Ship login, lock down your locations for recipient addresses, hide rates
• Once at your door, 2Ship and our mobile app allows you to receive your shipments, add images if damaged, and deliver to end internal employee. Be in complete control of shipping spend - pre-select your own inbound carriers, convert vendor shipping charges to inbound collect.
• Make the most cost-effective decision every time and save money.

CONSOLIDATION

The art of mixing various modes of transportation for ultimate freight savings and efficiency. Whether it's domestic zone-skipping or cross-border consolidations; using multiple modes at different stages of the supply chain delivers enormous savings.

• Use consolidated air freight or line haul services to transform international orders into domestic shipments or cross country orders into localized deliveries.
• Save on your brokerage fees by consolidating all international orders into a country under a single customs clearance.
• Setup Return Request users in 2Ship
• The same can be implemented for returns consolidation.
• Save around 50% on each order that goes into a consolidation.

IMPORT SHIPMENTS

With true centralization comes true control. Users have no choice but to "practice what you preach".

Enforce full logistics policies on every user through control and administration over each user's specific shipping practices

• Each user can be individually administered to ensure that every shipment processed on 2Ship is "pre-authorized".
• Limit Services & Features - Restrict / Default fields and preferences
• Create Groups of Users to control policies on a group level.
• Extend the usage of your system to outside entities which bill shipments to your accounts.
• Hide rates completely or define customer rates down to the service, weight, and zone using markups on cost or discounts off list.
• Complete control is now in your hands.