The integration with United Parcel Service (UPS) can be described as a collaboration between two companies that have provided its customers with proven transportation services, coming together to provide a common solution for those customers who use both Oracle Shipping Execution and UPS,
The Integration will be in the form of API's Oracle-UPS APIs is a set of programs which integrate shipping information, provided by UPS Online Tools into Oracle Applications suite to help customers streamline operations in the fulfillment cycle.
Oracle - UPS integration will enable Oracle customers to:
- Verify address/postal code for their shipment.
- Inquire about time in transit for ground shipments.
- Get shipping costs for deliveries.
- Track the packages after shipment.
Oracle-UPS APIs will be used throughout the Oracle ERP application suite. Order Management and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Applications will use these APIs to verify address and postal code and to provide customers with shipping service selection while taking orders.
Shipping Execution Applications will use these APIs to integrate UPS functionality seamlessly into the Oracle Shipping functionality.