EST 2.0 shipping software

Desktop software for medium to large businesses.

Download EST 2.0Get started

  • Track shipments

    Email tracking numbers to customers

  • Shipping labels

    Print thermal or regular labels

  • Streamline processes

    Automate tasks to save time

  • Reduce

    Enjoy mailing and shipping discounts

  • Print shipping labels and more

EST 2.0 is a desktop shipping application designed for companies with complex shipping requirements and multiple users.

With EST 2.0 you can:

  • Create labels and documents and print using a laser or thermal printer.
  • Import your orders and shipping data.
  • Track shipments and send emails with tracking numbers to customers.
  • Get quotes and compare our shipping services, rates and features.

Before you start

To use EST 2.0, you’ll need:

  • To be a Canada Post customer with a commercial agreement or a member of Solutions for Small Business. Learn more.
  • A Canada Post username and password. Sign up​.

Technical requirements

To effectively use EST 2.0, you’ll need to meet the following technical requirements.



Internet connection

Mandatory, high-speed preferred


Pentium III processor (recommended Pentium IV 1.2 GHz or better)


256 MB minimum (512 MB to 1 GB recommended)

Hard drive space

300 MB of available space

Monitor resolution

1024 x 768

Operating system

Windows 2000/XP/Vista


Serial (RS232) cable connected Pitney Bowes, Avery WeighTronix or Mettler-Toledo scale

Bar code scanner (optional)


Laser printer

Windows 2000/XP/Vista supported

Thermal printer (optional)

  • Zebra LP-2844
  • Citizen, CLP-521, CL-S521

User guides

  • More than just labels

    Prepare all your shipping and mailing paperwork too