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Smart Post

1. Setup

Your FedEx account must already be SmartPost enabled before you can start creating SmartPost labels. If its not already enabled, then please contact your FedEx account manager to get this set up.

To enable the Smart Post options on the shipping wizard you will need to create your FedEx account preference, and be sure to set the checkboxes related to SmartPost as you can see here:

2. SmartPost Options

Once you are on the shipping Wizard page, in section 4 you can select the SmartPost Service type:

You are then able to select the SmartPost indicia type which are detailed below:

  1. FedEx SmartPost Parcel Select
  2. FedEx SmartPost Parcel Select Lightweight
  3. FedEx SmartPost Bound Printed Matter
  4. FedEx SmartPost Media

Depending on the Indicia type you use, your next choice is related to the Ancillary Endorsement. Which lets FedEx know what to do for undelivered packages.

Here are the options, note that not all options are available for all Indicia types:

  1. Address Correction
  2. Carrier Leave If No Response
  3. Change Service
  4. Forwarding Service
  5. Return Service

For a full explanation of the above please view this PDF

3. Example Label

This is an example SmartPost Label for reference