Fred Meyer Makes Purchase Order Update

Fred Meyer has announced a new qualifier to be added to their purchase orders, effective June 18, 2019. Fred Meyer’s EDI system currently transmits the cancel date (001), delivery requested date (002), and requested ship date (010) qualifiers for the DTM segments in their EDI 850 transactions. On June 18, they will add a fourth qualifier: the latest arrival date (074) qualifier.

If you’re a Fred Meter trading partner, it’s important to be sure that your EDI system can process their updated purchase orders. Their mapping information can be found here. Questions for Fred Meyer can be directed to

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