Build a profile of when you ship with a carrier

Describing to a carrier exactly when you ship enables you to manage and adapt collection times with carriers. This helps you negotiate the best carrier contacts and enables a more efficient working relationship.

In this article we’re going to show you to use the By day and time report to build of picture of when you ship with a specific carrier.

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  1. Filter Manifest date, so that you’re looking at all manifested parcels you despatched in the last 90 days.

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  2. Filter Carrier and click Update, so that you’re focusing on one specific carrier and when you despatch your parcels.

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  3. Scroll down to the By day and time chart.

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  4. Use this chart to work out when you despatch the most/least.

    You can then describe this to a prospective carrier to negotiate the best contract and describe the frequency, the when and the volume for collection.

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