Retail Barcoding

Retail Digital Barcoding: Getting Started With Digital Link Whether you use internal resources or engage a GS1 US Solution Provider, here are some core considerations as your trading partners begin to label their products with 2D barcodes containing Digital Link. Consideration 1: Retailer-specific experiences Determine whether you will want to enable retailer-specific experiences for products you Read More →

Digital Link for Retail

GS1 Digital Link for Retail Business GS1 Digital Link “web-enables” barcodes by providing a simple, standards-based structure for encoded data in any 2D line-of-sight data carrier. Given that GS1 Digital Link is a standards-based structure, it allows the use of simple rules so apps, websites, and POS scanners can enable connections, shopping experiences, interesting product Read More →

830 EDI

830 (Planning Schedule) And 862 (Shipping Schedule/Production Schedule) LEAR EDI Transaction Sets 830 Planning Schedule transaction set can be used to provide for customary and established business practice relative to the transfer of forecasting/material release information between organizations. The Planning Schedule Transaction may be used in various ways or in combination of ways, such as: A Read More →

EDI Case Study

EDI Case Study Examples EDI Case Study is one of the most interesting topics that can be discussed between EDI professionals. EDI Case Study research helps to see a potential business objective and its real-life solution. Find below a couple of EDI Case Study examples – an integrated trading platform and a developing grocery wholesaler. Integrated trading platform implementation Objective: To Read More →

EDI 997 Monitoring

EDI 997 Monitoring (Lowe’s Requirements) The Trading Partner should monitor the receipt of the EDI 997 to reconcile them with their EDI transactions sent to Lowe’s. If the Trading Partner does not receive the EDI 997, this means Lowe’s did not receive the Trading Partner’s EDI transaction. When this occurs, the Trading Partner should track Read More →

EDI 997 Lowe's

Lowe’s sending EDI 997 to Trading Partners EDI 997 is also used by Lowe’s to transmit acknowledgments to its trading partners to confirm receipt of all inbound EDI transactions. Lowe’s will return an EDI 997 Functional Acknowledgment to the Trading Partner within 15-minutes from receiving the EDI transaction from the Trading Partner. One 997 transaction will be transmitted to the Trading Partner Read More →

997 Functional Acknowledgment

997 Functional Acknowledgment Lowe’s Trading Partner Guides 997 Functional Acknowledgment is used by trading partners to transmit acknowledgments to confirm receipt of all inbound EDI transactions. The 997 should NOT be used by Lowe’s Trading Partners to indicate system application related issues. Its purpose is to only CONFIRM RECEIPT of the EDI transactions from Lowe’s. EDI 997 Read More →

EDI 855 Transmission

EDI 855 Transmission Requirements (Lowe’s  Vendors) Lowe’s retrieves the EDI 855 documents throughout the day, but will process the 855 data at 6:30 pm ET Monday through Saturday. Lowe’s does not process 855 documents on Sunday. Any 855 documents received after this deadline will be processed the next evening (except Sunday). Lowe’s purchase order system, Read More →

EDI 855 Business Rules

EDI 855 Business Rules For Lowe’s Vendors EDI 855 business rules for sending in a change or cancellation apply to all Lowe’s vendors. Find them listed below. Cancellations and changes should only be sent by pre-approved vendors. The Vendor may not modify any Purchase Order that has been vouchered, invoiced, cancelled or received at the Lowe’s Read More →

Lowe's 855 Purchase Order

Lowe’s 855 Purchase Order Acknowledgment Guides Lowe’s 855 Purchase Order Acknowledgment is used to convey to Lowe’s purchase order system that a vendor-initiated PO has been created for one or more locations. Once received by Lowe’s, its PO system is updated, operations personnel are advised, and a receiving report for the store is generated automatically. This application Read More →