Create the UPS carrier record

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This section provides an overview on configuring UPS for Optimizely Configured Commerce.

  1. Go to Admin Console > Shipping & Fulfillment > Carriers
  2. Click Add New Carrier.
  3. Within the Details tab, enter data in the following fields:

    Carrier information

    Field Name Value
    Name UPS
    Description UPS Carrier Rating
    Contact Name Name of the carrier contact person
    Contact Phone Phone number of the carrier contact
    Contact Email Email address of the carrier contact
    Image Path  
    Primary Carrier Toggle to determine if the carrier is the default is automatically selected on
    Enabled Enable/disable the carrier at the Carrier level. It is also possible
    to enable/disable the carrier at the Service level.
    Tracking URL

    Carrier account setup

    Field Name Value
    Live URL
    Live Selecting YES enables live rating on a production site. This should not be enable for development or pilot implementations.
    Test URL
    Rating Service Select the carrier rating service, in this case, UPS.
    Account Number UPS account number
    User Name Account username for logging into the carrier's website
    Password Password for the Access Key
    Access Key UPS username (sometimes called User Key)
  4. Click Save on the toolbar to save your carrier

UPS standard ship codes

The following table provides a list of standard ship codes for setting up carrier rating for UPS. These codes should be entered in the Ship Code field within the Services tab:

Standard Ship Code

Service Description


UPS Next Day Air


UPS 2nd Day Air


UPS Ground


UPS Worldwide Express


UPS Worldwide Expedited


UPS Standard


UPS 3 Day Select


UPS Next Day Air Saver


UPS Next Day Air Early AM


UPS Worldwide Express Plus


UPS 2nd Day Air AM