A POS will need to establish a connection with a Deliverect account to perform various actions. For example, for inserting products/categories or updating order statuses.
At the outset of any POS integration, you will need to obtain the Account ID and the Location ID(s) of a customer account and map them accordingly in your POS. You should apply these methods in staging as these will be required when moving to production.
When building a POS integration with Deliverect, we will provide you with API credentials for your partner account. To this partner account, we will connect one test customer account. You will be able to retrieve the ID of this account via the GET Linked Accounts endpoint at https://api.staging.deliverect.com/accounts
At this endpoint, you will see your partner account listed as
"accountType": 1 and the connected customer listed as
The ID will be shown as
Once you have the Account ID, the method of retrieving the Location ID is via the Get Locations endpoint.
With this endpoint, the name of each location of the customer's account will be returned, along with the ID in the format
View the recording below on retrieving an Account ID and its available Location IDs using Postman.
Updated about 1 month ago