Have you been assigned the task of choosing an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) solution or a new provider to supply it? Many companies are choosing to outsource their EDI needs to an EDI provider versus managing their EDI capabilities internally. As you take on this quest, there are several areas that should be addressed:
As you plan your 2019 budget, investing in the modernization and expansion of your EDI/B2B Integration systems may be on the horizon. There are many considerations that would prompt an upgrading and/or migration. Some key factors are: New trading partners New EDI compliance requirements Business growth demanding automation instead of manual processing EDI platform requiring
When it comes to logistics, speed and efficiency are vital to keep your business competitive. A recent Star Tribune article highlights the work of Arthur Valdez, Target’s chief supply chain and logistics officer. Valdez is overseeing an effort to improve Target’s speed, efficiency, and accuracy through a modernization of their warehousing and transportation network. The
Amazon has been targeting the fashion industry for the past few years, and now as an apparel vendor doing business with Amazon, you will be required to use EDI to send your samples. You will receive a bulk P.O. (850) and immediately a “Top of Production” (T.O.P.) P.O. for one each of your styles to
Weekly Check-in: Communication is key to workplace optimization. Schedule weekly check-in meetings with your team to ensure everyone is on track with their projects. Setting Goals: The best way to verify that projects progress is by setting goals with your team. Check in on those goals monthly, quarterly, and so on, to track
Acquisition ahead? DCS has experience converting acquired companies’ EDI and B2B document exchanges.
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