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OnTrac Program FAQ

What is our OnTrac rate discount?

What states does OnTrac service?

Does OnTrac deliver overnight to destinations outside of CA?

What is our OnTrac DIM factor?

Are there minimums for OnTrac shipments?

How do I get technical service from OnTrac?

Does CalFlowers' OnTrac program refund shipping costs if the shipment is late?

Does CalFlowers' OnTrac program cover product claims?

Are there special OnTrac rates for large volume shippers?

Does CalFlowers' OnTrac program charge a Fuel Surcharge?

Does OnTrac have shipping software available to members?

Does OnTrac have a weight and / or box size limit?

Can I send water boxes on this program?

Do I need to contact OnTrac when my shipments are larger than usual?

Is it necessary to have a CA Nursery Stock Certificate indicated on the box?

Does OnTrac offer pallet rates?

Does OnTrac offer free packaging to shippers (boxes, tubes, envelopes)?

 


What is our OnTrac rate discount?

Over 70% off of standard shipping rates.

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What states does OnTrac service?

California
Arizona
Nevada
Utah
Colorado
Idaho
Oregon
Washington

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Does OnTrac deliver overnight to destinations outside of CA?

Not usually. OnTrac does not fly shipments; they are a ground-based system. Most shipments sent from CA to other states will be a 2-day delivery. However, there are exceptions. Please contact Chris Johnson, Director of Transportation, by phone at 760-533-5580 or via e-mail at chris@cafgs.org for more information.

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What is our OnTrac DIM factor?

CalFlowers' OnTrac DIM factor is 225.

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Are there minimums for OnTrac shipments?

No.

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How do I get technical service from OnTrac?

Just check the OnTrac website at http://www.ontrac.com/contactus.asp.

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Does CalFlowers' OnTrac program refund shipping costs if the shipment is late?

Yes. However, there is a one-hour grace period for OnTrac. If the shipment is delivered within one hour of the guaranteed delivery time, shipping charges will be retained. If delivered after the one-hour grace period, OnTrac will gladly refund the shipping charges.

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Does CalFlowers' OnTrac program cover product claims?

Yes.

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Are there special OnTrac rates for large volume shippers?

Yes. Please contact Chris Johnson, Director of Transportation, by phone at 760-533-5580 or via e-mail at chris@cafgs.org for more information.

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Does CalFlowers' OnTrac program charge a Fuel Surcharge?

No. CalFlowers' program does not have a Fuel Surcharge of any kind.

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Does OnTrac have shipping software available to members?

Yes. OnTrac has state-of-the-art shipping software with many options covering any sized business. Please contact either Chris Johnson, Director of Transportation, by phone at 760-533-5580 or via e-mail at chris@cafgs.org or OnTrac directly for information.

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Does OnTrac have a weight and / or box size limit?

Yes. Boxes cannot weigh more than 150lbs. For size parameters, please visit www.ontrac.com for more information.

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Can I send water boxes on this program?

No.

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Do I need to contact OnTrac when my shipments are larger than usual?

Yes. It is a good idea to alert them on larger shipments so that they can send the proper-sized vehicle.

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Is it necessary to have a CA Nursery Stock Certificate indicated on the box?

Yes. It is absolutely necessary to have this certification visible on each box. OnTrac reserves the right to hold any shipment for inspection that does not have the proper and / or required certificates.

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Does OnTrac offer pallet rates?

Yes. Please contact Chris Johnson, Director of Transportation, by phone at 760-533-5580 or via e-mail at chris@cafgs.org for a quote.

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Does OnTrac offer free packaging to shippers (boxes, tubes, envelopes)?

No. Shippers can use any box or envelope as long as it stays within maximum limits.

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