Non-Return Email Label Elements

In addition to the basic FedEx Express or FedEx Ground shipping elements required to request an email label, the following elements must be included in the CreatePendingShipmentRequest:

Element Description
RequestedShipment/SpecialServicesRequested/SpecialServiceTypes Required. Specify the type of special service.

Include the following values for a return email label:

  • PENDING_SHIPMENT
  • RETURN_SHIPMENT
RequestedShipment/SpecialServicesRequested/PendingShipmentDetail/HomeDeliveryPremiumDetail Optional. Special service elements for FedEx Home Delivery shipments.
RequestedShipment/SpecialServicesRequested/PendingShipmentDetail/ShipmentDryIceDetail Optional. PackageCount and TotalWeight elements for Dry Ice shipments.
RequestedShipment/SpecialServicesRequested/PendingShipmentDetail/EmailLabelDetail/NotificationMessage Optional. Notification message included in the email to the end user (200-character maximum).
RequestedShipment/SpecialServicesRequested/PendingShipmentDetailEmailLabelDetail/ NotificationEmailAddress Required. Email address of the end-user to be notified of the label.
RequestedShipmentSpecialServicesRequested/PendingShipmentDetail/ExpirationDate Required. Specify the email label expiration date: for example, 2009-01-31.

The maximum expiration date must be greater than or equal to the day of the label request and no greater than 30 days in future.

RequestedShipment/SpecialServicesRequested/SpecialServiceTypes Required. Specify the type of special service.

Include the following value for a non-return email label:

PENDING_SHIPMENT

RequestedShipment/SpecialServicesRequested/PendingShipmentDetail Required. Specify the pending shipment type.

Include the following value:

EMAIL