Parcelforce - Edit Services

This guide will cover parts of the Edit Services screen that are specific to your Parcelforce integration.

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Editing Services aims to make managing courier shipping services as simple as possible, regardless of what courier you are using.
How to manage your Parcelforce shipping services can be found using the following generic service editing guide.

Generic Guide to Editing Services

Parcelforce Shipping Services

Linnworks allows you to print labels for the following Parcelforce services:

  • europrioritybusiness
  • europriorityhome
  • europriorityhome (PO Boxes)
  • express10
  • express10 Courier Pack
  • express24
  • express24 Courier Pack
  • express24 Sunday Delivery
  • express24large
  • express48
  • express48large
  • express9
  • express9 Courier Pack
  • expressAM
  • expressAM Courier Pack
  • expressAMlarge
  • expressPM
  • globalexpress
  • globalexpress Pack Delivery
  • globalpriority
  • globalvalue
  • irelandexpress

Parcelforce Shipping Service Options

Some courier services allow you to configure options that are specific to that courier. To configure shipping service options for Parcelforce services, follow the guide below.

Editing shipping service options

    1. Go to Shipping > Integrations
    2. Click on the Services button in line with your Parcelforce integration
    3. Find the service that you want to edit, and click the Edit button

Available Options

Below is a list of all available options for services that are offered by Parcelforce. Please note that all options may not be available on all services.

  • Days Till Collection: The number of days after printing the label that the parcel will be collected by Parcelforce
  • Enhanced Compensation: Selecting a level in this dropdown menu will set enhanced compensation for this courier service
  • Email Notification: Ticking this option will enable email notification to advise customers that their parcel will be delivered the following day
  • SMS Notification: Ticking this option will enable SMS notifications, which will advise the customer via SMS of delivery information
    • Notifications for Day of despatchPre-delivery and Start of Delivery Date will be sent when this option is enabled
  • Saturday Delivery: This will enable the Parcelforce Saturday Delivery option for this Linnworks Postal Service
  • Customs Info 
    •  Config defaults will be used if neither the service nor the item itself will have a default value or extended property added to it.
      • Default Country of Origin
      • Default HS Tariff Codes

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