Canpar Express One Balance

Details about ShipStation's Canpar Express One Balance integration. Includes requirements, connection process, features, and integration notes.

Canpar Express One Balance is a postage provider from ShipStation that allows you to start creating Canpar Express labels as soon as you enter your billing details. No need to start your own Canpar Express account and connect to ShipStation. Canpar Express One Balance ships to virtually all points accessible by public roads in all ten provinces of Canada.

Canpar Express One Balance Requirements

Connection Requirements:

  • Complete your One Balance account setup in ShipStation.

    (You must set up your One Balance account before you can add a One Balance carrier.)

Set Up Billing for ShipStation One Balance™

Before you can create labels with a ShipStation One Balance™ carrier, you'll need to add your billing information. Once your billing information has been added, you can start creating labels and adding funds to your balance.

  1. Click the Set up carriers button.

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  2. Click Continue Setup in the Add shipping carriers popup.

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  3. Enter your payment and location information in the Payment tab.

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  4. Click Finish Setup.

This billing method will apply funds to the balance used to purchase labels through ShipStation One Balance™. Charges to add funds to the balance will appear on your credit card reports with the description “STAMPS."

Enable Auto-Funding For a Seamless Experience

We recommend using auto-funding to ensure the balance never falls below a set threshold amount.

Available Features for Canpar Express One Balance

Canpar Express One Balance supports these standard features:

Additional Features for Canpar Express One Balance

ShipStation's integration with Canpar Express One Balance allows for these additional features:

Feature

Description

All services, by default, are SIGNATURE REQUIRED

By default, Canpar Express One Balance will always attempt to obtain a signature for shipments.

Schedule a Pick up

Canpar Express One Balance offers a Pick up on Demand scheduler.

Void labels

You only can void Canpar labels before you create manifests or End of Day forms.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic shipping labels.

The carrier integration can be used to create international shipping labels.

ShipStation will submit international customs information electronically to the carrier.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic return labels.

ShipStation will display estimated shipping rates for the carrier based on the connected account information and shipment details.

Additional carrier insurance can be purchased through ShipStation.

Shipping labels created for this carrier will include a tracking number that can be used to view the shipment status on the carrier's tracking website. Tracking may not be available for all shipping services.

When tracking is available, ShipStation will automatically track the shipment status and update the tracking status on the Shipments tab. This feature allows for other advanced ShipStation features like delayed notifications and the Branded Tracking Page.

ShipStation can perform an End of Day process for the carrier and creates an End of Day PDF file that can be printed and provided to the carrier. The End of Day process can be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. The file may or may not be submitted electronically, see End of Day (Electronic).

ShipStation can print the store's logo on shipping labels created for this carrier. Label branding may not be available for all shipping services.

ShipStation can include information that will be displayed on the label as a label message. Label messages may not be available for all shipping services.

The carrier integration can be used to create multi-package shipments, where multiple individual packages are linked together into a single shipment record with a master tracking number.

You can connect this carrier integration to ShipStation multiple times using different account information, and choose which account will be used to create each shipment.

Additional Details about Canpar Express One Balance

  • ShipStation only supports the thermal label layout (4" x 6"), not the integrated label layout (8.5" x 11").

  • No support for a Ship To address line 3. (Ship From does have address line 3.)

  • Canpar does not support the Company Name field.

  • Carrier Insurance Rate Fee not included in the estimated rate or in the Rate Feed

  • To receive a refund on any unused funds in your One Balance account, you must contact ShipStation support and request your One Balance account be cancelled. You will then receive a refund on your balance in 6-8 weeks.

    We cannot issue partial refunds on your balance. If you wish to continue using One Balance to purchase shipping labels, simply use the balance available in your account.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic shipping labels.

The carrier integration can be used to create international shipping labels.

ShipStation will submit international customs information electronically to the carrier.

The carrier integration can be used to create domestic return labels.

ShipStation will display estimated shipping rates for the carrier based on the connected account information and shipment details.

Additional carrier insurance can be purchased through ShipStation.

Shipping labels created for this carrier will include a tracking number that can be used to view the shipment status on the carrier's tracking website. Tracking may not be available for all shipping services.

When tracking is available, ShipStation will automatically track the shipment status and update the tracking status on the Shipments tab. This feature allows for other advanced ShipStation features like delayed notifications and the Branded Tracking Page.

ShipStation can perform an End of Day process for the carrier and creates an End of Day PDF file that can be printed and provided to the carrier. The End of Day process can be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. The file may or may not be submitted electronically, see End of Day (Electronic).

ShipStation can print the store's logo on shipping labels created for this carrier. Label branding may not be available for all shipping services.

ShipStation can include information that will be displayed on the label as a label message. Label messages may not be available for all shipping services.

The carrier integration can be used to create multi-package shipments, where multiple individual packages are linked together into a single shipment record with a master tracking number.

You can connect this carrier integration to ShipStation multiple times using different account information, and choose which account will be used to create each shipment.