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ANSI X12 Manual Overview and Usage Guidelines ANSI X12 Manual is the ultimate source for the EDI standards. It is a large thick book with over 1500 pages of EDI transaction-set, segment and data element references. ANSI X12 is also available on a CD-ROM in PDF format. ANSI X12 reference manual can be purchased on Read More →

856

Macy’s 856 Ship Notice /Manifest  – Shipment/Order/Pack/Item (Pick/Pack Structure) Macy’s 856 Ship Notice /Manifest described in the blog represents Pick/Pack Structure -Shipment/Order/Pack/Item – and is an outline of what is required when receiving VICS 856 Ship Notice from a vendor. Many Macy’s / Bloomingdale’s divisions use more than one distribution facility; therefore you must generate and transmit a separate EDI Macy’s Read More →

EDIFACT Messages

EDIFACT Messages List and Structure EDIFACT messages are viewed in the context of the UN/EDIFACT (the United Nations rules for Elec­tronic Data Interchange for Administration, Commerce and Transport) – a set of internationally agreed standards, directo­ries, and guidelines for the electronic interchange of structured data, between independent computerized information systems. The EDIFACT standard was developed by Read More →

Macy’s 820 Remittance Advice EDI Transaction Macy’s 820 is an EDI Payment Order/Remittance Advice transaction set. Macy’s 820 Remittance Advice is used to request a payment and to transmit/report remittance information. Since an EDI 820 has two functions, the CSP can send the 820 transaction set to the Payment System to request a payment. The Read More →