Routing Guide

Anixter's U.S. Domestic Freight Routing Guide

  • 5/1/17: Updated LTL Routing Guide for shipments into the state of New Jersey from the states of:
    NY, CT, RI, MA, VT, NH, ME, SD, NE, KS, OK, LA, AR, MO, IA, MN, WI, IL, KY, TN, NC, SC, GA, AL, MS, HI and AK.
  • 1/23/17: Air shipments under 150lbs are now routed via UPS Air.

Ground Shipments

Ground shipments weighing 150 pounds or less:

  • UPS Ground: All Inbound collect, small parcel shipment should be routed via collect billing  with the account number notated on the purchase order.

Ground shipments over 150 pounds and under 10,000 pounds:

  • For ground shipments over 150 pounds and under 10,000 pounds and under 20 linear feet, or packages exceeding the FedEx Ground/UPS weight and dimensional guidelines, click on link below for routing guide.

IB and DS LTL Routing Guide (Updated 5/1/17) (Read only) Click on link to pull up second window with guide or right click to save.

All LTL shipments being shipped to non-Anixter facility to be marked 3rd Party Prepaid on BOL and bill to Anixter as noted in above routing guide matrix. All LTL shipments being shipped inbound to an Anixter facility to be marked COLLECT on BOL and billed to the Anixter facility receiving goods.

  • For all ground shipments inbound to the US from Canada where Anixter is the importer of record, please check the procedures (updated 12/2016). 

Air Shipments

Air shipments under 150 pounds

  • UPS Air (Parcel) - UPS Next Day Air Saver unless authorized on PO. Call (800) 742-5877.

Air shipments over 150 pounds

  • FedEx Express Freight (Heavyweight Air). Call (800) 332-0807.
  • If FedEx Express Freight cannot meet the requirements, please contact the primary domestic contacts listed below for assistance.

Truckload and Flatbed Shipments

Ground Shipments weighing over 10,000 pounds or take more than 10 pallet spaces:

  • All shipments that are over 10,000 pounds and/or take up more than 10 pallet spaces and/or 20 linear feet, should be shipped via truckload.

  • All shipments that have a single reel weighing 4,000 pounds or more should be shipped via flatbed.

For all truckload and flatbed shipments please contact the following:

Kimberley Novikoff
Tel:  (916) 567 2241
Fax: (916) 567 2242

Holly Williams
Tel:  (775) 333 6303
Fax: (775) 677 7750

Canada Shipments

Anixter Canada’s Domestic and International Routing Guide

  • The following is a routing guide Matrix that can be used for any shipments to and from Anixter Canada.

Routing Guide Matrix (Updated 10/20/17) (Read only) Click on link to pull up.

For all questions and concerns regarding the Canada routing guide and shipments, please contact:

Anixter Canada Transportation and Customs Group
Tel:  (905) 568 8999

  • For all ground shipments inbound to the US from Canada where Anixter is the importer of record, please check the procedures (updated 12/2016). 

APS Routing Portal

  • All domestic suppliers who have collect freight terms OR ship product Less Than Truckload to any Anixter Power Solutions (collect or 3rd party) must use an approved core carrier to complete all shipments.
  • PO formats for Anixter Power Solutions are listed below:


Anixter Power Solutions Vendor Routing Guide

Sign in:        (Case sensitive)
Login ID:      AnixterPS
Password:     Supplier

For all questions and concerns regarding the Anixter Power Solutions Vendor Routing Guide Website and shipments, please contact:

Anixter Power Solutions Transportation Group
Tel:  (407) 204-7400

Tri-Ed Routing Guide

The following routing guide should be used for all Tri-Ed shipments.  

Tri-ed Routing Guide  (Read only) Click on link to pull up.


Domestic Contact:

Kimberley Novikoff

National Transportation Supervisor

2301 Patriot Boulevard

Glenview, IL 60026

Tel:  (916) 567 2241

Fax: (916) 567-2242


Central and Latin America Contact:
Oscar Suárez
CALA Transportation Manager
10051 NW 99th Avenue, Suite 5
Medley, FL 33178
Tel: (786) 314-7633
Fax: (786) 206-7562


International Contact:

Juan Echeverria

International Transportation Manager

2301 Patriot Boulevard

Glenview, IL 60026

Tel:  (224) 521 8000

Fax: (224) 521 8603


Canadian Contact:
Bill Halverson
Canada Transportation & Customs Compliance Manager
200 Foster Crescent
Mississauga, Ontario  L5R 3Y5
Tel:  (905) 568-8999 ext 82254
Fax: (905)  502-2157