Jul 18, 2018, 08:11 ET
AUSTIN, Texas, July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ShipEngine™, the leading commerce API platform, today announced a partnership with Volusion, the only e-commerce platform on the market built specifically for the needs of small- and medium-sized businesses, to power its in-app shipping feature, Instant Postage.
Saving e-commerce business owners money and time, the integration allows merchants to buy and print USPS shipping labels directly from the Volusion dashboard and save up to 40% on parcel shipping when using Stamps.com with Volusion.
"Volusion is committed to building the tools merchants need for success. Our merchants ship over 16 million packages a year, and will benefit from deep discounts on USPS shipping at no additional cost," said Bardia Dejban, CTO, Volusion. "This integration with ShipEngine makes 'Instant Postage' a reality and gives merchants access to a simple, powerful, and flexible solution that takes care of everything they need to get products to their customers."
The partnership gives Volusion's 30,000 merchants access to ShipEngine's best-in-class shipping technology that has powered more than a billion shipments. Because the ShipEngine technology is seamlessly integrated into the Volusion platform, merchants will not experience any disruption in their workflow.
E-commerce merchants who use Volusion can now take advantage of multiple benefits with ShipEngine, including:
- Seamless Workflow: Shipping destination, origin address, and product weight is automatically populated from order details
- On-Demand Shipping Rates: Quickly get USPS rates to ensure the best service option is selected
- Shipping Discounts: Get access to and save up to 40% on USPS postage
- Real-Time Tracking: Offer e-commerce customers real-time shipment tracking information
"We are excited to be deepening our partnership with Volusion," said Tony Capasso, General Manager of ShipEngine. "Together we have developed a best-in-class shipping solution that provides merchants with a unified platform that simplifies the fulfillment process, saving time and money."
ShipEngine is a multi-carrier shipping platform that provides best-in-class shipping functionality directly to e-commerce stores, logistics and warehouse providers, system integrators, e-commerce application integrators, and new application developers. Built specifically for developers, ShipEngine's robust set of shipping APIs enable developers to build custom workflows within their own platforms and streamline the e-commerce fulfillment process with real-time label generation, rate quoting, parcel tracking, and address validation. ShipEngine supports carriers across the United States, Europe, Canada, and Australia, including USPS, FedEx, UPS, DHL, and many more. ShipEngine is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Stamps.com (Nasdaq: STMP). For more information, visit https://www.shipengine.com.
Volusion is a leading ecommerce software company based in Austin, TX. With more than 250 employees and more than 30,000 online stores, Volusion ecommerce sites have processed over $29 billion in merchant sales worldwide. Volusion proudly puts people before everything else and solves for the customer. To learn more or to start creating your business with Volusion, visit www.volusion.com.
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