EDI Advantages

EDI Advantages In Union Pacific Railroad Business Environment EDI advantages show that companies can be more competitive in today’s global business environment. Time Saving Sending an electronic message across the country or around the world requires only seconds or minutes rather than days. Once the message is received, information is available for use immediately without costly and Read More →

EDI Inventory Management

EDI Inventory Management For Multichannel Warehousing EDI Inventory Management applications allow to exchange documents in real time and automate processes such as invoicing, order supply form submission, stocks, sales, ledgers, and more. EDI Inventory Management solution can automatically pick the documents up from email or server and send them to an EDI business partner. Company can automate manual Read More →

EDI Requirements

EDI Requirements (Hardware and Software) EDI Requirements released by Union Pacific Railroad will be useful for suppliers involved in Electronic Data Interchange. Many business documents can be exchanged using EDI, but the two most common are purchase orders and invoices. At a minimum, EDI replaces the mail preparation and handling associated with traditional business communication. However, the real power Read More →

UCC

UCC (Uniform Code Council): Promoting Global Business Standards UCC (stands for Uniform Code Council) is an organization that establishes and promotes multi-industry standards for product identification and related electronic communication including B2B. Until 1972 Uniform Code Council was known as the Uniform Grocery Product Code Council. The goal of UCC is to enhance the global Read More →

3M EDI Customer Ship Notice

3M EDI Customer Ship Notice Requirements 3M EDI Customer Ship Notice (856 Ship Notice/Manifest transaction set) allows 3M to send shipment notification to vendor company electronically via EDI. 3M EDI Customer Ship Notice transaction set uses hierarchical levels or “HL loops”. At present, 3M sends either the Shipment/Order/Item or the Shipment/Order/Tare/Item structure. The Shipment/Order/Tare/Item structure is only used Read More →

UPC Code EDI

UPC Code EDI Merchandise Guidelines UPC Code EDI requirements are developed for exchanging accurate, standardized product listing information between trading partners. The North West Company is committed to scannable bar codes on all products at point of sale, and ultimately for use in receiving shipping containers. To ensure that the system is effective, it is MANDATORY that every Read More →

EDI Packing Merchandise

EDI Packing Merchandise Guidelines – The North West Company Vendors EDI Packing Merchandise requirements state that each purchase order must be processed, packed and assembled as a unique unit, but may be shipped with other purchase orders on the same bill of lading. All NWC purchase order numbers must appear on the bill of lading. Purchase orders Read More →

Direct to Store

Direct to Store Shipping Guidelines: General Merchandise And Grocery Direct to Store shipping instructions specified on the purchase order/shipping guide must be followed by all vendors. All direct shipments must be accompanied by a packing slip in each box. Should the direct vendor fail to follow the specified shipping instructions or meet delivery deadlines excess freight charges Read More →

Carton Markings

Carton Markings (NWC Direct Ship Shipping Requirements) Carton Markings requirements are a part of general merchandise guidelines for NWC vendors (Direct Ship Shipping). No more than one purchase order must be packed in any carton. All cartons must be clearly marked with the NWC purchase order number, the vendor product/style number, size and color breakdown, where Read More →

EDI Shipping Procedures

EDI Shipping Procedures For The NWC Vendors – Bill Of Landing EDI Shipping Procedures will ensure vendor merchandise is processed through The NWC distribution system as efficiently and accurately as possible. It will also help eliminate costly and potential delays in getting your merchandise to The NWC stores. The North West Company expects complete on-time shipments; backorders are expensive, Read More →