Preparing Shipments

Getting your shipments ready before handing off to Chit Chats

How should I prepare my shipment?
Making sure your shipments are prepared for transit is one of the most important factors in a smooth and successful delivery. Issues with postage can impact...
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020 at 4:47 PM
What is dimensional weight?
Heavy shipments or shipments that are large in size are typically more expensive to transport. You might have noticed this when creating postage for your sh...
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019 at 3:40 PM
What is a batch and how do I use it?
When you have a group of 5 or more shipments* you want to drop off or have picked up by Chit Chats, you can add them to a batch to make it processing more...
Mon, 20 Jan, 2020 at 11:45 AM
How to consolidate your shipments
When you have multiple shipments that are ready to be dropped off to Chit Chats you will need to consolidate them. Consolidating your shipments involves gro...
Mon, 20 Jan, 2020 at 11:33 AM
How to prepare shipments from the Atlantic region
Unlike our other regions, the Atlantic region has no branches, only drop spots. There are drop spots in the Halifax regional municipality and Chit Chats has...
Fri, 6 Dec, 2019 at 12:46 PM
Guidelines for formatting delivery address
It is your responsibility to make sure all of your shipments are properly addressed to your recipients. Double check that the address information is correct...
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019 at 4:02 PM