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Tracking

Caution

This documentation is a for legacy version of the purplship-server (up to 2021.7).

Please visit purplship.com/docs for the latest documentation.

The purplship server exposes a shipment' tracker API that can watch and store the latest known status of a package during it's transportation journey.

Shipment trackers

Adding a shipment tracker from the purplship Web App.

Track a shipment

  • navigate to > Trackers
  • click on the Track a Shipment button
  • Enter your tracking number
  • Select the related carrier connection

Tracking page

The purplship server tracking API give you access to the full shipment tracking status. The purplship web app comes with a basic branded tracking.

Share a Branded Tracking page

  • navigate to > Trackers
  • click on the preview action of your tracker
  • Copy the link to share with a customer
  • Visualize the tracking page