ConnectShip | iShip Toolkit

ConnectShip | iShip Toolkit is an API connecting developers and integrators to a powerful set of components for building comprehensive multi-carrier shipping solutions. Toolkit provides a powerful and flexible technology base for building applications, and offers the flexibility to evolve with your future business needs. It integrates to systems using industry-standard interfaces and provides users with tracking numbers, shipping rates, and shipping labels, along with other documents required by package and freight carriers. View the Toolkit solution overview.

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Toolkit integrates with other systems and provides visibility into shipping data anywhere in the order process. Possible benefits of integrating Toolkit with your order process include:

  • Shipping rates and delivery dates available at order time
  • Cut costs by making informed shipping decisions
  • Accurate shipping rates for your retail website
  • Fewer address correction charges with address validation


In addition to integrating with and other business systems, Toolkit can be centrally located to serve the shipping needs of a global enterprise with a high volume of shipping requests. It is easily scaled to keep pace with your growing business by adding additional components and shipper locations, including international origins. Benefits of the flexible, scalable architecture of Toolkit include:


Toolkit allows the incorporation of custom carriers if additional small package or freight carriers are required beyond the natively supported carriers.

  • Ship with carriers from over 50 countries
  • Create custom carriers and services
  • Create custom documents, such as a shipping label with your logo or a packing list with a standard shipping label
  • Upload electronic manifests to carriers
  • Maintain carrier compliance while consolidating numerous carrier-specific stations into to one multi-carrier station

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