Using Process Builder to Add FedEx Tracking Number to your Contact Object

Posted on Posted in FedEx, Salesforce, Shipping Automation, Tracking

Todays blog post will show you how add the FedEx Tracking Number onto the Contact object after you have created a shipment. Firstly make sure you have the text field available on your contact object:   Next let’s create a Process Builder task to retrieve the tracking number once the shipment has been created. To […]

FedEx Version 4.27 Released

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  We’ve improved our FedEx app with new features! • Custom Setting added to auto truncate name and company name to 35 character max • Global method added to allow International Returns • Ship From address is now possible to manage via Custom Address Source • Custom Address Source no longer has a 1000 object […]

Salesforce Work Orders with FedEx, UPS and USPS Shipping Apps

Posted on Posted in FedEx, Salesforce, UPS, USPS, Work Orders

Salesforce has released a new feature called Work Orders. According to Salesforce, work orders let you efficiently track repairs, standard maintenance, and other types of service. This sounds like a great use case for Shipping! Here is a tutorial on how to generate FedEx shipping labels for Work Orders. These can either be outbound (replacements) […]

Make Shipping Labels Using Force.com Sites

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Install either our FedEx, UPS or USPS packages from the AppExchange. Here are the steps to setup: 1- Create a public domain 2- Create a public site 3- Add the ShipmentLabelsAPI class to that site (included within the package) After that you will be able to execute GET request to the https://public.site.domain.name/services/apexrest/namespace/ShipmentLabelsAPI?Id=<attachmentId> For example: https://fedex-demo.secure.force.com/services/apexrest/namespace/ShipmentLabelsAPI?Id=A00000000000000123