ASC X12 (Accredited Standards Committee X12): Uniform Standards For Global EDI ASC X12 was chartered by the Accredited Standards Committee X12 to join North American companies using Electronic Data Interchange under common inter-industry standards. Today ASC X12 standards are supported by approximately half million companies using EDI transactions around the world. ASC X12 is closely Read More →

862 EDI

EDI 862 Shipping Schedule Basic Data Contents  The Shipping Schedule Transaction Set will supersede certain shipping and delivery information transmitted in a previous Planning Schedule Transaction, but it does not replace the 830 transaction set. The Shipping Schedule Transaction Set  (862) shall not be used to authorize labor, materials, or other resources. The use of this transaction set will facilitate the 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 →

Volvo EDI Invoice

Volvo EDI Invoice: WebEDI Modifications Volvo EDI Invoice upgraded part (an upgraded version of the invoicing part of WebEDI) was launched in 2006. The reason why this Volvo EDI Invoice new version has been developed is related to the European legislation concerning invoices valid from 2004-01-01. Both the AP (Production material) and the NAP (Non automotive products) functions for creating Read More →


EDI AS2 Connection: Communication And Business Integration EDI AS2 connection is released by Volvo via support server authentication by verifying CA’s (certificate authorities) as trust model. If server certificate has been verified by trusted CA, Volvo will trust the server. Volvo support server authentication by verifying CA’s (certificate authorities) as trust model for EDI AS2 connection. If server Read More →

EDI Communication

EDI Communication And Business Integration for the Volvo Group Vendors (OFTP2) EDI Communication at Volvo includes implemented session level encryption by using Transport Layer Security (TLS). The TLS provides data confidentiality by encryption of all protocol commands and data exchanged between Volvo Group and its partners. This will provide enough security, preventing a third party from extracting any Read More →

EDI All Industries

EDI All Industries Basic And Advanced Course (On-Site Training) EDI All Industries Training will take place on September 14-16, 2018 (Los-Angeles, CA). This three-day training event is offered for specialists new to EDI as well as advanced learners. The course is tailored for all EDI-knowledge levels and will be interesting for professionals from different industries. More info and Read More →

Advanced EDI Training

Advanced EDI Training Webinars Schedule For September 2018 Advanced EDI Training webinars are customized for advanced EDI students. Basic courses are prerequisite for joining advanced lessons. Mail us for more info – email Read about basic courses Join our webinars! * $250 per session per person. * 20% discount for all sessions (email Read More →

Volvo Global EDI Invoice

Volvo Global EDI Invoice Basic Guidelines Volvo Global EDI Invoice is an initiative of the joint Automotive Industry and covers all types of EDI invoices and is based on the Edifact message standard. Volvo Global EDI Invoice specification for Non Automotive products (NAP) is a user profile of the Global Invoice subset, called Global Invoice Message Read More →


AS2 EDI Communication Guidelines For Volvo Group Suppliers And Partners AS2 EDI Communication guides will help Volvo Group suppliers and partners successfully pass AS2 set up and testing phase. Signed MDN/Signature/Encryption*  used only in Secure scenario. If you want to use encryption and/or sign, Volvo will need your certificate to encrypt files with and your certificate to verify your signature. Read More →