is a web based application to obtain Standard Routing Instructions
(shipping instructions) for inbound collect third party or customer return
shipments where Eaton is responsible for freight payment. The following
identifies key aspects of EatonRoute:
Below are key points to follow:
involve shipments made via small package (UPS Ground), less than
truckload (LTL), truckload (TL), or combination thereof, that are made
within U.S. and limited cross border application for Canada and Mexico.
- Allows quick and easy access to current routing instructions
via the Internet to provide cost-effective shipping instructions with
Eaton preferred carriers.
- Replaces previously mailed Standard Routing Instruction Letters.
- EatonRoute should be accessed every 30 days to verify no changes were made
(or prior to shipping if shipments are sporadic).
- If the shipment is inbound to an Eaton location you must select the location from the list available by clicking on the binoculars next to the location field. If the Eaton location is not shown in selection list, please contact the location involved.
other modes of transportation are required (ie: airfreight, ground expedite,
padded air-ride, etc), please contact the location.
If the shipment is a third party shipment (i.e.: shipment
from Company ABC to Company XYZ and Eaton is responsible for freight
payment to carrier) make sure the bill of lading indicates the full
address of the Eaton location responsible for freight payment.
New Feature for Eaton Route:
Suppliers/shippers now have the ability to download a BOL template from the site. After selecting "get Route" on the rate inquiry page, the BOL can be accessed.
access EatonRoute, click on the button below. If you need assistance,
please access the on-line demo (click HERE to access demo) for functional instructions.
If you experience difficulties accessing the site please contact support at
314-212-2972 or email EatonRoute@transplace.com.