FlashBox

Details about ShipStation's carrier integration with FlashBox. Includes requirements, connection process, and available features.

FlashBox is a regional Same-Day Delivery carrier for businesses of any size or industry in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) of Ontario, Canada.

FlashBox developed user-friendly desktop and native mobile apps that allow you to work from anywhere, on any device. From the FlashBox dashboard, you can manage all your deliveries, track parcels in real-time, customize the delivery experience for your customers, and see proof of delivery for every parcel drop.

Flashbox Requirements

Connection Requirements:

  • An active account with Flashbox.

  • Flashbox account email address.

  • Flashbox account password.

Connect a FlashBox Account to ShipStation

To connect your FlashBox account to ShipStation:

  1. Select the FlashBox tile and click Connect.

    FlashBox logo in red letters, yellow lightning bolt. Connect links to connection popup
  2. Enter your FlashBox Account Email and Password, and choose an Account Nickname for you to identify the carrier account in ShipStation.

  3. Click Connect.

Available Features for FlashBox Carrier Integration

ShipStation's integration with FlashBox supports the following local carrier features:

Additional Features for FlashBox

ShipStation's integration with FlashBox allows for the following additional features:

Feature

Description

Carrier Insurance

Insurance is automatically included for the first $100.

Data Analytics

Use FlashBox's data analytics to track deliveries, average delivery time, and costs.

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 submits the shipment information electronically. The End of Day process can be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. A printable file may or may not be available, see the End of Day (PDF).

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.

Multi-Package Shipping

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.

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 submits the shipment information electronically. The End of Day process can be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. A printable file may or may not be available, see the End of Day (PDF).

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.

Multi-Package Shipping

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.