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Vendor Routing Guide

Instructions for "FREIGHT PREPAID" & "FREIGHT COLLECT"

"FREIGHT PREPAID" & "FREIGHT COLLECT"

 For suppliers shipping to Milliken & Company "FREIGHT COLLECT", please follow the guidelines below.

For shipments less than 150lbs - Ship via UPS

Preferred method is UPS Ground with charges billed to Milliken's UPS account.  Instructions for shipping via UPS are as follows: UPS inbound instructions.pdfUPS inbound instructions.pdf

If the preferred UPS process cannot be utilized, please contact Milliken Logistics for instructions at 864.503.2175.

For shipments 150lbs to 12,000lbs – Ship via Less-than-Truckload per Routing Guides Below

IF SHIPPING TO MILLIKEN FROM AN ADDRESS OTHER THAN THE SUPPLIER ADDRESS ON THE PURCHASE ORDER (also known as "Drop Shipping") USE THE ACTUAL ADDRESS AT WHICH THE SHIPMENT ORIGINATES (Not the PO address) TO DETERMINE PROPER ROUTING!

  • Freight payment term “COLLECT” must be specified when tendering the shipment to Milliken’s carrier. The LTL routing guides are as follows:
    • For shipments to NC, SC or TN use the following routing guide:  SC NC TN inbound LTL.pdf
    • For shipments to GA or FL, use the following routing guide:       GA FL inbound LTL.pdf

• For shipments to UTAH or COLORADO, use UPS FREIGHT LTL

For shipments greater than 12,000lbs - Ship via Truckload per Instructions

Contact Milliken Logistics at 864.503.2175 for routing instructions.
 
For International shipments, please contact Milliken Logistics at 864.503.1786

 

For supplier shipping to Milliken "FREIGHT PREPAID", carrier selection is at the discretion of the supplier.  All freight charges are the responsibility of the supplier.