Basic definition of Healthcare EDI and its environment Electronic data interchange (EDI) is a business-to-business, computer-to-computer exchange of transaction information. The examples are: Health Care Claims, Payments, and Benefit Enrollment transactions. Each of these transaction types in Healthcare EDI has a specifically defined, computer-readable format assigned to it. This is referred to as a transaction Read More →

For Special Orders, EDI vendors will submit one invoice per order, with no backorders being allowed by Lowe’s. Invoicing should be initiated on the day of shipment completion and not before. The negotiated cost must include freight charges. Freight bills for EDI Special Order merchandise tendered as collect will be debited against your account. All Electronic Catalog / Read More →

In order to understand the process of EDI communication more thoroughly we refer to below listed terms that describe particular elements of EDI transaction. Segment: Segments are what make up an EDI document. Segments consist of data elements that are logically related. The following is an example of the first segment of the purchase order: BEG*00*NE*19037098**20051101 Read More →

The Kroger Co uses Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) as an integral business strategy to increase Customer satisfaction. The following data interchange standards are currently in use: ANSI ASC X.12 including UCS, VICS, and Motor. The Kroger Co primarily uses value-added networks (VANS) and occasionally may elect to communicate directly to a partner through an agreed-upon Read More →

Over the past couple of years, a significant number of Kroger vendors have been working with the retailer via EDI to improve the communications process of business information exchange. Maximizing use of Electronic Data Interchange is the key priority. Cooperative efforts have resulted in increased accuracy, improved timeliness, and reduced operating expenses. Kroger is expanding this initiative to all Read More →

Von Maur EDI Shipping: Routing Guides for Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York Von Maur EDI Shipping Guidelines described in today’s blog post refer to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. To learn more about general routing EDI requirements for Von Maur vendors, please refer here. Von Maur EDI Shipping Guidelines – New Jersey – zip codes 070-079 & 085-089 and Read More →

Von Maur Routing Guides for EDI Mapping Von Maur Routing Guides (EDI mapping derectives) described below  regard to FOB Vendor Warehouse Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, West Virginia, Wisconsin. Von Maur Routing Guides and Requirements Economy must be written prominently on the BOL, in the Read More →