A shipping consignment is a unique, bar-coded address label that identifies and article or multiple articles of freight. A single consignment may consist of several articles or “sub consignments”. Each can be printed separately, and appended to items being shipped.
A consignment number will often double as a tracking number, allowing you to track the item during shipping.
Shipping carriers each have their own shipping consignment rules and specifications.
Please Note: Using our Neto Ship, our shipping integration module, Neto can generate carrier approved consignments for the following freight companies: