July 1, 2020
Tyler Anderson

Since so many businesses supply products for Amazon, it’s important to keep up to date with their latest EDI updates. In their June 2020 supplier meeting, Amazon announced four new projects. These are Amazon EDI monitoring and Operational Analytics (OA), Vendor Central shipments experience, Born to Run (BTR), and inbound experience benchmark. In this post,

June 22, 2020
Lynne Berg

Now more that ever, companies are realizing how valuable the EDI 846 Inventory Inquiry/Advice document is with the ever-increasing need for drop-shipping and e-commerce which requires up-to-the-minute inventory levels. An EDI 846 is the electronic version of a paper inventory update. It is used by trading partners to communicate inventory levels and availability of goods.

June 17, 2020
Tyler Anderson

Lowe’s has announced that they will begin requiring their stock trading partners to send them an X12 753 transaction. The X12 753 is the Request for Routing Instructions. In addition to requesting routing instructions, the X12 753 can provide general information about merchandise that is ready to be shipped. This change will go into effect

May 27, 2020

As demands on businesses to perform complex, labor-intensive tasks increase, it becomes even more apparent that today’s aim is to maximize their automation process. Technology continues to evolve and with the success of “cloud” computing, the evolution of automation is important to understand. Here are seven key advantages for process automation: Quality and Consistency Delivering

May 1, 2020

A Purchase Order Transaction Set (850) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment is for trading partners to order goods or services. It provides customary and established business and industry practices relative to the placement of purchase orders and often includes information generally found on a paper purchase order such

April 22, 2020

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minnesota and ROCKFORD, Illinois – April 21, 2020 — Data Communications Solutions (DCS), of Eden Prairie, and Cleo, the Rockford-based global leader in ecosystem integration solutions, today announced a new partnership focused on helping enterprises modernize their B2B initiatives by focusing on EDI and API integration, especially for ERP systems, through the ecosystem

April 21, 2020
Tyler Anderson

Bosch Automotive Service Solutions Inc. announced earlier this year that they are implementing SAP as their ERP system. As they introduce SAP, Bosch will have new EDI data requirements. Bosch is also working on automatically generating invoices by using ERS (Evaluated Receipt Settlement). This will get rid of paperwork and speed up the payment process.