GFS - Add New Integration

This guide will explain how to integrate a GFS account with Linnworks.

Prerequisites

  • A GFS Account
  • Accounts with the couriers you wish to use through the GFS framework

How to add GFS integration?

The process of adding a GFS integration is done in two parts. Once the first part of the integration is completed, GFS will need to validate the account. The integration will not be active until this process has occurred.

 To add the integration:

  1. Go to Shipping > Integrations > Add integration, select shipping vendor Global Freight Solutions (UK) and click Integrate.
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  2. Enter an Account Name for the integration. This can be anything but should be something meaningful for further reference
  3. Tick I already have a GFS account, if you have a GFS account, alternatively, leave the box unticked, click Next.
  4. Enter your Company and International shipping details and click Next.
    • Company Details:
      • Company Name
      • First Name
      • Last Name
      • Address 1
      • Address 2
      • Address 3
      • Email Address
      • Phone Number
    • International Shipping:
      • EORI Number
      • IOSS Registration Number
  5. Select a courier that you wish to use through the GFS Framework and click Next.
    • Please note that you will need a separate integration for each courier you wish to use through the GFS courier
  6. Your account will need to be enabled by GFS before it can be used. Click Close to exit the wizard.

  7. Once GFS has processed your integration request, you will be able to reopen the Config of the integration to review and amend the details whether needed. 

 

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