The Business Need Northern Wholesale, a long-term customer of Data Communication Solutions, is a Minnesota-based distributor of RV, mobile home, snowmobile, and marine products. They needed their business to become more efficient through more automation and less manual keying, particularly when it came to their exchanges with Amazon. Amazon’s routing process was done through their
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.
TMW EDI Automation The TMW Systems enterprise transportation software products have proven themselves to be leaders for many years since 1983 in the very competitive transportation arena. With the increase demand by shippers to do business with their carriers electronically, carriers have found that EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) is becoming more and more a requirement
The Business Need American Licorice Company is a manufacturer of candies including Red Vines and Sour Patch. They reached out to Data Communication Solutions (DCS) because they needed to integrate JD Edwards (JDE) with X12 210 (Motor Carrier Freight Details and Invoice) documents for their 3PL trading partner. The 210 transaction set can be used
In today’s world of viruses, spyware, hacker attacks and more that plague many companies who do business across the country and oversees it is important that you keep your network and data secure. Unfortunately, this is not always a top priority for many companies due to budget constraints, lack of IT resources and other factors.
In recent years, lot traceability has become increasingly essential in the procurement and manufacturing process to protect public health. If a shipment contains two lots of the same UPC number your Shipment Notice and Invoice must be changed so that two lines with the same UPC number can be sent (each line having one lot
Business Need Indiana Automotive Fasteners, Inc. is a company headquartered in Greenfield, Indiana that produces fasteners for the automotive industry. They were unable to communicate with key customers in Mexico and Europe, including Volkswagen, Tesla, Honda, and Toyota. This put a strain on Indiana Automotive’s business as they were unable to deliver their products, resulting
It’s that time of the year when companies face lost productivity due to staff taking vacations. With Data Communication Solutions (DCS), however, that doesn’t have to be the case! Our remote support service will efficiently analyze and fix reported issues, eliminating costly downtime. Our remote support is also perfect if you have a staffing change, a
Target CEO Brian Cornell told Wall Street financial analysts on Feb. 28, 2017, that over $1 billion will be “spent” on price reductions in 2017 and beyond. This means vendors will be pressed even harder for deeper discounts and allowances. This added pressure for vendors will result in more complex transactions to ensure that specific
Data Communication Solutions (DCS) recently assisted a U.S. pet toy manufacturer as they upgraded their ERP system. Our work was to identify what in the new output didn’t match their old output and identify what that value difference represented. Over the course of this project, an issue came up regarding UCC-128 barcode labels. In this