Walmart Purchase Order Testing Walmart Purchase Order Testing can start after “Test EDI Data” status occurs after the first phase of data testing.  The vendor is required to receive a “Successful” test for all sub-usages that are marked with a must test flag of “Yes” in order to proceed to the next step of Walmart Purchase Order Read More →

Walmart EDI Testing via Self-Testing Portal Walmart EDI Testing can begin once a GEM mailbox has been created, the implementation team will grant the Retail Link user access to the Walmart EDI Testing Self-Testing Portal on Retail Link. The following features will be available through the Walmart EDI Testing Self-Testing Portal: Send and receive test Read More →

Setting up EDI  process requirements for Walmart partners Before beginning setting up EDI  communication and testing process all Walmart vendors must have completed the following requirements: establish AS2 Communication testing with Walmart Have all internal flows tested and operational prior to EDI data testing. Verify that they have active items Contact vendors’ buyer or sales representative to make Read More →

Walmart EDI Testing with business partners In order to start Walmart EDI Testing  and exchange EDI documents with Walmart, you must become AS2 compliant first. Select and install computer software and hardware, keeping in mind your projected long-term needs. Remember: You will need software and hardware for EDIINT (AS2) communication as well as EDI translation Read More →

Walmart Third Party EDI as an effective communication solution Walmart Third Party EDI is one of the methods used for electronic data interchange cooperation. Connecting directly to Walmart network is the preferred communications method and reduces the points of failure in data transmissions. With the use of AS2, direct connects to Walmart network provide cost savings to suppliers through Read More →

Walmart EDI FAQs and answers Today’s post covers basic Walmart EDI FAQs and information about EDI cooperation with Walmart. What is EDI process itself? Simply stated, EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) is the electronic exchange of business documents between suppliers and retailers. EDI is comprised of two components: translation and communication. During translation, a business document is Read More →

JCPenney EDI basic transactions JCPenney EDI initiative extends across all major company departments: Merchandising, Accounting, Logistics, Stores and Catalog. JCPenney EDI is not viewed as a “computer project,” but as a fundamental component of the way the company conducts business. JCPenney EDI commitment of financial and human resources is important to the strategic direction of the business relationship with the trading Read More →

753 EDI Transaction (Ready-To-Ship) requirements for The Home Depot vendors 753 EDI Transaction is used by the Supplier to request routing instructions and provide general information about the merchandise that is ready to be shipped to The Home Depot. The following post points out how to map out current business processes for the 753 EDI Transaction. 753 EDI Transaction objectives Read More →