Roadrunner Transportation Systems


StarShip expands its LTL offerings with the addition of Roadrunner Transportation Systems. The Roadrunner module allows you to rate via the Internet, giving you live access to negotiated rates. In addition, you can track shipments and get proof of delivery. The Roadrunner module supports standard  LTL shipments to destinations throughout the USA and Canada. StarShip prints the BOL and the package/pallet labels.


Roadrunner setup is accessible from Setup > Carrier Interface > Roadrunner Transportation Systems. For instructions on adding a Roadrunner account, see Account Setup.




Main Tab

The Main tab consists of two general Roadrunner settings that you can configure :


Carriers Tab

The Carriers tab will only show Roadrunner Transportation Systems as a supported carrier. Entries cannot be added or deleted.

Accounts tab

The Roadrunner Interface must have at least one default account to be available for shipping. Accounts are set up per Location.


Account Setup

Follow these steps to set up your Roadrunner account in StarShip.

  1. On the Accounts tab, click Add.
  2. Enter your account information. Then, click OK.
  3. Account Name : Enter a unique name to identify this account in StarShip.
  4. Account Number : Enter the company's Roadrunner Transportation Systems account number.
  5. User ID/Password : Enter your Roadrunner Transportation Systems user ID and password. The User ID and Password are used to access your discounted rates.
  6. Company Name, Contact, and Address fields : Type in your company name, contact info, and address or select a Sender Address from the Address ID field to automatically populate the fields. Note : The account address must match the address for the account number provided. The account address zip code will be used for rating.
  1. Req. Shipment Pickup  (Request shipment pickup) : Check this option if you want StarShip to automatically send a pickup request to Roadrunner when a shipment is processed.

    Notes about Shipment Pickup Requests
  1. Click OK. The account appears in the Accounts list.


Account Settings

This section allows you to change specific settings for the listed accounts. If you set up multiple accounts, you can maintain different settings for each account. To change settings for accounts, click on the account and then make your changes by selecting from the drop-down lists.


Additional Info

This tab displays the supported billing types and shipment options available for Roadrunner Transportation Systems.