Lettre Suivie (La Poste Tracked Letter)

Details about ShipStation's Lettre Suivie integration. Includes requirements, connection process, features, and integration notes.

Lettre Suivie is a shipping service offered by La Poste for small envelopes weighing less than 3 kg. With the ShipStation integration to Lettre Suivie, you can ship domestically using their Standard service and track your shipment's progress in ShipStation to ensure successful delivery.

Interested in using Lettre Suivie? Create a La Poste Pro-Account to get started!

Lettre Suivie Integration Requirements

Connection Requirements:

  • An active account with Lettre Suivie.

  • Your Lettre Suivie Customer Account Number, Contract Number, and Contract Version Number.

Connect a Lettre Suivie Account to ShipStation

To connect your Lettre Suivie account to ShipStation:

  1. Select the Lettre Suivie tile in the Connection pop-up and click Connect.

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  2. Enter your Lettre Suivie Customer Account Numberand Contract Number.

    The Contract Version Number is filled in by default. You don't need to insert it.

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  3. Click Connect.

Available Features for Lettre Suivie Integration

The ShipStation integration with Lettre Suivie supports the following standard features and services:

The carrier can be used to create domestic shipping labels.

The carrier can be used to create international shipping labels.

ShipStation will submit international customs declarations electronically to the carrier.

The carrier can be used to create domestic return labels.

ShipStation will display estimated shipping rates for the carrier based on the connected account information and shipment details.

Shipment insurance, provided by the shipment's selected carrier, can be added to the shipment in ShipStation. This insurance would be in addition to any default coverage already provided by that carrier.

Shipping labels created for this carrier will include a tracking number that can be used to view the shipment status on the carrier's tracking website. Tracking may not be available for all shipping services.

When tracking is available, ShipStation will automatically track the shipment status and update the tracking status on the Shipments tab. This feature allows for other advanced ShipStation features like delayed notifications and the Branded Tracking Page.

ShipStation will manifest the day's shipments for the carrier and submit the manifest electronically. The End of Day process may be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. A printable file may or may not be available when submitted electronically - see End of Day (PDF).

ShipStation can manifest the day's shipments for the carrier and create an End of Day PDF that you can print and provide to the carrier. The End of Day process may be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. The file may or may not be submitted electronically - see End of Day (Electronic).

ShipStation can print the store's logo on shipping labels created for this carrier. Label branding may not be available for all services supported by this carrier.

ShipStation can print information on the label as a label message (configure in Label Document Options). The carrier may or may not support all 3 label message fields and label messages may not be available for all services supported by this carrier.

This carrier can be used to create multi-package shipments, where multiple labels are created for a single shipment and the individual packages are linked together in a single shipment record with a master tracking number.

You can connect this carrier to ShipStation multiple times using different accounts and choose which account will be used to create each shipment.

Additional Details About the Lettre Suivie Integration

  • Maximum package dimensions: The maximum weight for Lettre Suivie shipments is 3 kg. The maximum package height is 3 cm and the sum of all the dimensions (length, width, and height) must be less than 90 cm.

  • Surcharges, including fees for fuel, insurance, and home delivery, are not included in rate quotes.

  • You cannot currently mark shipments as Shipped with Lettre Suivie. If you ship orders outside of ShipStation with Lettre Suivie, choose Other as the service when marking as shipped.

  • The ShipStation integration with Lettre Suivie does not support third-party billing or the shipping of dangerous goods.

The carrier can be used to create domestic shipping labels.

The carrier can be used to create international shipping labels.

ShipStation will submit international customs declarations electronically to the carrier.

The carrier can be used to create domestic return labels.

ShipStation will display estimated shipping rates for the carrier based on the connected account information and shipment details.

Shipment insurance, provided by the shipment's selected carrier, can be added to the shipment in ShipStation. This insurance would be in addition to any default coverage already provided by that carrier.

Shipping labels created for this carrier will include a tracking number that can be used to view the shipment status on the carrier's tracking website. Tracking may not be available for all shipping services.

When tracking is available, ShipStation will automatically track the shipment status and update the tracking status on the Shipments tab. This feature allows for other advanced ShipStation features like delayed notifications and the Branded Tracking Page.

ShipStation will manifest the day's shipments for the carrier and submit the manifest electronically. The End of Day process may be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. A printable file may or may not be available when submitted electronically - see End of Day (PDF).

ShipStation can manifest the day's shipments for the carrier and create an End of Day PDF that you can print and provide to the carrier. The End of Day process may be mandatory or optional, based on the carrier and your account with them. The file may or may not be submitted electronically - see End of Day (Electronic).

ShipStation can print the store's logo on shipping labels created for this carrier. Label branding may not be available for all services supported by this carrier.

ShipStation can print information on the label as a label message (configure in Label Document Options). The carrier may or may not support all 3 label message fields and label messages may not be available for all services supported by this carrier.

This carrier can be used to create multi-package shipments, where multiple labels are created for a single shipment and the individual packages are linked together in a single shipment record with a master tracking number.

You can connect this carrier to ShipStation multiple times using different accounts and choose which account will be used to create each shipment.