This guide demonstrates the entire cycle of booking a shipment with Mothership: verifying locations, retrieving rates, and - finally - booking the shipment. Together, we will be shipping a number of pallets from The Griffith Observatory to the LA County Museum of Art.

There are a variety of example requests and responses throughout this guide. Note that all of these requests should be tested using the sandbox environment to avoid being charged for booking a real shipment.

What’s Next

With some context out of the way, let's move on to our first task: authenticating requests.