Key Words

This section lists the key words that StarShip recognizes when interpreting input values. Note that StarShip ignores upper/lower case letters when interpreting the input fields.

 

Carrier

Contract Services

UPS Domestic

UPS Canada

UPS International

FedEx Express Domestic

FedEx Express International

FedEx Ground Domestic

FedEx Ground Canada

USPS Domestic

USPS International

DHL International

Spee-Dee

Packaging

Terms/COD

Bill Freight

 

Country

StarShip looks at the Country field before interpreting the Ship Via/Service fields.

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

USA, U.S.A., U.S., United
States

USA

Canada

Canada

any other value

Country other than the USA or Canada can be selected from the Country drop-down list.

 

Ship Via

These tables show StarShip's interpretation of the following Ship Via values:

 

Carrier

Carrier keywords are used in conjunction with their corresponding domestic and international service and option keywords. Example: StarShip translates UPS & 2ND & AM as UPS 2ND DAY AIR A.M

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

UPS, U.P.S

UPS

FDXG, FDX G, FEDEXG, FEDEX
G

FedEx Ground

FEDEX, FDX

FedEx Express

USPS, PARCEL POST, MAIL

USPS

DHL, D.H.L

DHL

SPEE-DEE

Spee-Dee

User-Defined Short Name,
User-Defined Long Name

User-defined Carrier 1-10

 

Contract Services

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

STANDARD

100, HWT, MWT

UPS HWT

FDXG MWT

 

UPS Domestic

Note: An "&" symbol indicates that both values are present.

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

GROUND

GR, GT

GROUND

3

3RD DAY SELECT

2ND & AM, 2ND & A.M, SECOND &
AM, SECOND & A.M, BLUE &
AM, BLUE & A.M

2ND DAY AIR A.M.

2ND, SECOND, BLUE

2ND DAY AIR

1 & SAV, NEXT & SAV, RED &
SAV

NEXT DAY AIR SAVER

1, NEXT, RED

NEXT DAY AIR

EARLY

EARLY A.M.

GROUNDTRAC

GROUNDTRAC

HWT

HUNDREDWEIGHT

(ANY SERVICE) & COLLECT

BILL RECIPIENT

 

UPS Canada

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

STANDARD

EXPEDITE, BLUE

EXPEDITED

AIR, EXPRESS, RED

EXPRESS

 

UPS International

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

EXPEDITED

EXPRESS, RED

EXPRESS

 

 

FedEx Express Domestic

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

STANDARD OVERNIGHT

XPR

EXPRESS SAVER  

2, ECON

2ND DAY

PRI

PRIORITY OVERNIGHT

1ST, FIRST

FIRST OVERNIGHT

FREIGHT & 1

1DAY FREIGHT

FREIGHT & 2

2DAY FREIGHT

FREIGHT & 3

3DAY FREIGHT

 

 

 

FedEx Express International

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

PRIORITY OVERNIGHT

ECON

FEDEX INTERNATIONAL ECONOMY

FREIGHT & ECON

ECONOMY FREIGHT

FREIGHT

PRIORITY FREIGHT

 

FedEx Ground Domestic

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

GROUND

 

FedEx Ground Canada

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

GROUND

 

USPS Domestic

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

1ST, FIRST

FIRST CLASS

(DEFAULT)

PARCEL POST

PRIORITY

PRIORITY

EXPRESS

EXPRESS

BOOK, SP

MEDIA MAIL

BOUND

BOUND PRINTED MATTER

 

USPS International

Note: An "&" symbol indicates that both values are present.

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

USPS, MAIL, PARCEL POST

PARCEL POST AIRMAIL

PARCEL POST ECONOMY, PARCEL POST SURFACE, PP SURFACE

PARCEL POST ECONOMY

PP AIR, PARCEL POST AIR,
AIRMAIL

PARCEL POST AIRMAIL

LP SURFACE, LETTER POST SURFACE, LETTER POST
ECONOMY

LETTER POST ECONOMY

LP AIR, LETTER POST AIR

LETTER POST AIRMAIL

PUBLISH, PERIODICAL

PUBLISHERS' PERIODICALS

EXPRESS

GLOBAL EXPRESS MAIL

PRIORITY

GLOBAL PRIORITY MAIL

 

 

DHL International

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

PRIORITY EXPRESS

 

DOCUMENT SERVICE

 

 

Spee-Dee

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

GROUND

 

Packaging

Input Value

Interpreted As

(DEFAULT)

OTHER

LETTER, LTR

LETTER

 

Terms/COD

 

StarShip interprets the input value in the Terms (also called COD) field as defined below.  Note that the Primary COD Type can be set up from Setup > Preferences.

 

Input Value

Key 1

Key 2

COD, C.O.D.

 

COD, C.O.D.

CERT, GUAR, CASH

 

Bill Freight

This is the input value of the Billing field.

 

Input Value

Interpreted As

S

UPS Prepaid;

FedEx Express and FedEx Ground: Sender;

DHL Sender;

USPS Sender

R

TForce Freight Collect;

FedEx Express and FedEx Ground: Recipient;

DHL Recipient;

USPS Recipient

T

UPS, FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, DHL: Third Party

RECIP

FedEx Ground Recipient

C

UPS Consignee Billed;

FedEx Express and FedEx Ground: Collect

COLLECT

UPS Recipient

FedEx Ground Collect

CLT

FedEx Ground Collect