Some carriers offer the option to notify the recipient of an impending shipment delivery.
In StarShip, we call this “Call Before Delivery”, however the name of this shipment option will vary depending on the carrier. This table shows the “Call Before Delivery” equivalent name for each carrier that supports this shipment option.
|Call Before Delivery Option
|A. Duie Pyle, Holland Carriers, Reddaway Carriers
|Old Dominion, ABF Freight, Southeastern Freight Lines, Averitt Express, Dayton Freight Lines
|Call Before Delivery
|UPS Freight, FedEx Freight, Enterprise TMS
|YRC, R+L Carriers
|Destination Delivery Notification
|Notification at Delivery
|Dependable Highway Express
|Estes Express Lines
Regardless of what the specific option name is for a carrier, this option will appear as “Call Before Delivery” when mapping this field in the source interface. The example below shows how to set this option in Shipment Details to always be selected or “checked” by default. You could also map this field to a source interface field.