ULTRACART Documentation


The only thing more important than selling your product is getting it to the customer safely and on-time. Since UltraCart has the most robust shipping platform in ecommerce, we got you covered!

  • Configurable shipping methods including built-in USPS, UPS, FedEx, Australia Post, Watkins, PeriShip, and Canada Post
  • Charge users based upon cost, weight, real-time estimate, or by the item and use configurable handling charges for both domestic and international countries
  • Support for Fedex Freight
  • Geo-location technology to determine where your customer is located for incredibly accurate shipping estimates
  • Integrated support for APO / FPO addresses
  • Automatic shipping estimation in real-time directly on cart view screen
  • Automatically calculate insurance costs on shipments
  • Standardize addresses (USPS shipments only)
  • Verify city, state, and postal code combination for US customers (including APO/FPO addresses)
  • Export/Import to/from UPS Worldship, FedEx ShipManager, and Endicia Dazzle software
  • Use discounted platforms like Express 1
  • Use insurance resellers like InsureShip
  • Restrict shipping methods to specific regions or address types
  • Specify which shipping methods are valid for free shipping offers on specific items
  • Sophisticated packing calculation to handle multi-box shipments seamlessly
  • Provide free shipping for orders over a certain dollar amount automatically
  • Choose from the following list of supported Third-Party Fulfillment Centers : https://www.ultracart.com/resources/partners/fulfillment/

If you want to continue shipping in-house and increase your efficiency, UltraShip can also help you take this often time-consuming and thankless job and turn it into a seamless way to Pick, Pack, and Ship with ease. https://www.ultracart.com/help/documentation/high-volume-solutions/ultraship/