Yodel - Add New Integration

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

Please Note! A Yodel account number will be required as well as a Contract Number. This means that YodelDirect accounts cannot be integrated, as they do not have an account number.

Table of Contents

Quick Guide

  1. Go to Shipping > Integrations
  2. Click  Add Integration, select Yodel, enter the Account Name for the integration, click Next
  3. Tick I already have a Yodel account if you have a Yodel account, alternatively, leave the box unticked, click Next
  4. Enter Account Details
  5. Click Next
  6. Click Close

Detailed Guide

  1. Open the Shipping Integrations Screen
  • Click Shipping
  • Click Integrations
  2. Add New Courier
  • Click Add Integration
  • Select shipping vendor Yodel
  • Enter an Account Name for internal reference. This should help staff to distinguish the integration from others
  • Click Next
  3. Configure the New Integration
  • The Getting Started page will start by asking if you already have a Yodel account.
    Tick I already have a Yodel account box if you already have an account
  • Click Next, and proceed to Step 4
  • If you do not currently have a Yodel account, leave the box unticked.
  • Click Next
  • The Contact Yodel screen will now be displayed. It provides contact information for you to contact Yodel and sign up for a new account. Once you have a Yodel account, tick the I have obtained a Yodel account box
  • Click Next
  4. Enter the Account Details
  • Enter necessary details:
    • The account number needs to be nine digits.
    • Department Name, Address Line 2, County/State, Vat Reg No - are optional.
    • Department Name - the name of the department that would handle Returns.
    • All fields apart from Account Number and Contract Number can be edited/changed at a later stage.
    • The contract number is 7 digits long.
    • VAT Reg No: enter the VAT registration number for DDP shipments.
    • EORI Number: enter the Economic Operators Registration and Identification number. Both are only mandatory for International shipments to the Republic of Ireland (ROI).
  5. The Yodel Integration has now been added. The integration will now be pending approval from Yodel.
  • Click Cancel.

Next Steps