Requires X Dispatch 19.2 or newer and Nextstop 3.
Parcel items can be created with a required quantity input that can be nestled under available parcel types for each customer, so drivers can provide important information for each parcel so drivers can provide quantity detail of items contained within a parcel.
A parcel has 7 parcel items, 3 red and 4 blue.
Set up the parcel items and parcel type enforcement in X Dispatch.
Maintenance → Parcel Items.
Add a new parcel item. See
. https://cxtsoftware.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/CXTsupport/pages/863273394 Optional. Change the parcel type enforcement for a customer in the Parcel Types tab of the customer record. See . https://cxtsoftware.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/CXTsupport/pages/351666219
Changes to the parcel type enforcement in the customer record will override the settings in
Maintenance → Parcel Items. Example
You have created a parcel item with the
Parcel Type Global Enforcement set to “Optional” and “Specimen“ as an Available Parcel Type, but one customer requires the parcel item count.
Go to the customer record. In the Parcel Types tab, check “Specimen” under
Available Parcel Types and check Allow Parcel Items. Click in the Parcel Type Enforcement for “Red Top”.
Parcel Type “Specimen”, change the Enforcement to “Required” then click OK and save the customer record. In Nextstop
Now when a driver picks up or delivers a “Specimen” parcel type for the customer, the driver must enter the number of
Parcel Items to complete the stop in Nextstop. In X Dispatch
The parcel refrigeration type will display in the Parcels tab of the
route stop form (or orders form). In Rapidship
The parcel refrigeration type will display in
and https://cxtsoftware.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/CXTsupport/pages/603881626 . Click the link https://cxtsoftware.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/CXTsupport/pages/605224961 View under Assignments.