DUNS Number Unique Business Identifier

DUNS Number Definition DUNS Number represents a unique number (nine-digit) identifying a business entity and is widely used in a role of global business identifier on a location specific basis. DUNS Number is assigned by Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) (since 1963). DUNS can be assigned to different types of organizations – non-profit, government, private companies and Read More →

GS1-128 Label Saks Fifth Avenue

GS1-128 Label Saks Fifth Avenue (SHIPPING CONTAINER LABEL) GS1-128 Label Saks Fifth Avenue is required to maximize the ASN opportunity. GS1-128 Label Saks Fifth Avenue is required on all EDI shipments. The purpose of the GS1-128 is to connect the physical units of a vendor’s shipment with its electronic information. Saks does this by scanning the Read More →

Saks EDI ASN

Saks EDI ASN Shipments Requirements Saks EDI ASN Shipments help decrease human error and processing time. An Advance Shipment Notice (ASN) is an electronic packing slip that allows to upload receipt information directly into the system and eliminate data entry. Most importantly, EDI sets the stage that allows merchandise to be cross-docked through Saks distribution centers to the selling Read More →

Direct Transmission

Direct Transmission Method In Electronic Communication Direct Transmission represents the method of data exchange when information is sent from the sender directly to the receiver. Direct transmission does not require third-party service such as value added networks. Speaking about data transmission we should mention that a communication channel is a pathway over which data can Read More →

Identifying GTIN

Identifying GTIN In Outbound EDI 5010 maps Identifying GTIN in Kroger EDI outbound 5010 maps (for transactions 810, 812, 830, 832, 850, 867, 875, 880) vendors have the possibility of case items being sent as UPCs (UA qualifier) or GTINs (UK qualifier). The MFG id (which is made up of the package level indicator, the Read More →

EDI Shipping: Zappos Paid Freight via the Zappos Routing Request Portal EDI Shipping requirements set for Zappos vendors described in today’s post concern Zappos Paid Freight. Upon approval of vendor Routing Request submitted via the Zappos Routing Request Portal, vendor will receive instructions via e-mail from Zappos EDI Shipping team – Inbound Logistics team. These instructions Read More →

UPC Assignment and maintenance

UPC Assignment and maintenance (Saks Fifth Avenue Vendor Program) UPC Assignment and maintenance guides follow the industry-standard barcode and numbering system that is the foundation of collaborative vendor partnership, providing the vendor and retailer with a common language for all communication. The benefit for choosing to use UPC/EAN is that this foundational data can be used Read More →

UPC And EAN Barcodes

UPC And EAN Barcodes Requirements For Zappos and 6pm.com Vendors UPC And EAN Barcodes must be GS1 Certified when conducting business with Zappos and 6pm.com. Vendors should place a human-readable and scannable UPC label (12 digits) or EAN label (13 digits) on every individual product packaging sent to the FC. Only one UPC or one EAN should be Read More →