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How to become EDI compliant with Tractor Supply

Tractor Supply is an American retail chain that provides products for agricultural, garden, lawn, pet care and building goods. Tractor Supply is the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the United States.

September 14, 2021

Nordstrom EDI: How to become a supplier of Nordstrom

Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, United States, Nordstrom is a luxury department store chain company founded in 1901. The company offers clothing, footwear, handbags, jewelry, accessories, cosmetics, and fragrances.

September 07, 2021

EDI vs. API: Bridging the B2B connectivity Gap

For a long time, EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) has played an important role in the supply chain management solution and Trading Partners. APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) have been growing in popularity within trading partner communities in the B2B systems.

September 01, 2021

Target EDI: How to become EDI compliant with Target

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, Target Corporation is the eight largest retailing company in the United States, offering everything from groceries and essentials to clothing and electronics.

August 23, 2021

Warehousing EDI & Common EDI Transactions in Warehousing

3PL and warehousing companies use EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) to exchange business information digitally through a standardized format. This technology enables businesses to maintain inventory control and track the real time processing of goods through the supply chain.

July 19, 2021

Retail EDI: What is Retail EDI and how does it work

Virtually every retailer, such as Walmart or Kroger, mandates EDI capability to manage their business relationships with suppliers. Electronic Data Interchange, known as EDI, refers to the electronic exchange of business documents between companies in a standardized format.

July 16, 2021

How to become EDI compliant with Fastenal

Headquartered in Winona, Minnesota, Fastenal is an industrial supply company founded in 1967. The company offers inventory management, manufacturing, and tool repair services. It also resells industrial, safety, and construction supplies.

July 07, 2021

How does Infocon Systems helps to Implement EDI with Your Suppliers?

At Infocon Systems, we take pride in making EDI SIMPLE & EASY for our customers. Part of fulfilling that goal is making EDI implementation easy and stress free. We take care of the heavy lifting and make the entire process turnkey.

June 10, 2021

Get more out of Odoo with EDI integration

Odoo is one of the most popular business management platforms to help businesses run better. It provides a suite of tools for a full range of business needs -- including inventory management, warehouse management, financial accounting, human resource applications,

May 27, 2021

How to Get Started with EDI

By now, most businesses partnering with major retailers, suppliers, or distributors have heard of the term EDI. EDI, or Electronic Data Interchange, is the process in which documents are exchanged electronically.

May 20, 2021

Top 10 Things to Look for in Your EDI Provider

Choosing your EDI service provider can seem like a daunting task. We’ve compiled a list of top things to look for when making your choice.

March 09, 2021

EDI and Small Businesses: The key benefit of EDI for Small Business

When it comes to EDI (electronic data interchange), developing an efficient workflow means finding the best EDI system for your small business.

January 25, 2021

What is EDIFACT and How to exchange EDIFACT Messages with a trading partner?

EDIFACT stands for Electronic Data Interchange for Administration, Commerce and Transport. UN/EDIFACT is one of the most widely used EDI standards today used by many organisations.

January 21, 2021

How NetSuite EDI Integration Will Improve Your Customer Relationships?

NetSuite is an online cloud ERP software system that enables companies to manage all ecommerce business processes in a single system. With the help of NetSuite, companies manage resource planning, inventory management, CRM (customer relationship management) and run ecommerce stores.

December 20, 2020

AS2 EDI: What is AS2 and How to exchange AS2 Messages with an trading partner?

Exchanging EDI documents between trading partners, including invoices, purchase orders and other standardized messages requires a secure and common method.. In the last 20 years AS2 has become one of the popular and mandated for accomplishing this task.

October 21, 2020

Cloud Based EDI: Comparing Cloud Based EDI to EDI Translation Software

EDI compliance is widely required by automotive, healthcare, government, grocery, pharmacy, industrial, and transportation industries and most big box retailers in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

October 08, 2020

What Is WarehouseCross Docking? How EDI ASNs Enable Warehouse Cross-Docking

Cross-docking is a logistics strategy for unloading products and materials immediately from inbound delivery vehicles and loading them directly onto outbound vehicles.

August 30, 2020

How are GS1-128 Labels different from Shipping Labels?

Most of you might have heard about the term “GS1-128 label” for the first time when you are at the stage of selecting your EDI service provider or going through your supplier contract from your trading partner.

June 22, 2020

EDI for Pharmaceutical Companies: Simplifying Interoperability of Product Information

The distribution of drugs from the drug manufacturer to the patient involves a variety of trading partners including drug manufacturers, wholesale distributors and dispensers. Drugs pass between these trading partners until they ultimately reach the dispensing unit and the patient.

May 28, 2020

How can Branded Shipping Labels help your Business?

Brand identity is the process of finding and fixing the means of identification. Branding builds recognition, loyalty and helps to communicate your vision, mission, and ideas.Every customer touchpoint is an opportunity for your business to build a brand.

April 02, 2020

EDI for Emerging Markets CBD Brands and Products

In the most recent Forbes article, CBD market is projected to go over $20 billion sales by 2024 and is moving towards mainstream retailers-Walgreens, Whole Foods, CVS, Ulta Beauty, GNC, Kroger etc. jumping on the bandwagon.

March 02, 2020

How does your Business become EDI compliant with The Home Depot?

Founded in 1978 in the United States, The Home Depot is the largest home improvement retailer of bathroom decorating items, patio furniture, supplying tools and construction products.

December 05, 2019

How Shopify EDI Integration Will Improve Your Customer Relationships?

Shopify Inc. is a Canadian multinational e-commerce platform that lets you start, grow, and manage a business. Shopify is a cloud-based multinational company founded in 2004 by Tobias Lütke, Daniel Weinand, and Scott Lake, headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario.

November 30, 2019

Having Trouble connecting with CommerceHub EDI?

Are you a supplier of one or more of these retailers for drop shipping- Costco, Kohl’s, QVC, Staples, Best Buy, Meijer, drugstore.com, Walgreens.com, Dick Sporting Goods, Amazon Drop-ship or any other drop-ship company?

November 05, 2019

What is EDI Capability and Why do businesses need to be EDI Capable?

EDI is defined as computer-to-computer exchange of business documents among business partners in a standard and structured format such as X12, EDIFACT, GS1, VDA, and HL7. EDI improves efficiency, communication and accuracy of data exchanged, strengthen partnerships, and drive down costs.

August 30, 2019

AAFES EDI: What Suppliers Need to Know ?

AAFES (Army and Air Force Exchange Service) has been serving America’s military personnel and focuses on providing great services at competitively low prices. AAFES serves about 13 million customers and has over 3,000 stores in more than 30 countries.

July 30, 2019

What is Value-Added Network or VAN and how does it work?

A Value-Added Network (EDI VAN) is a secure private network provider that is hired by a company to enable a reliable EDI communication connectivity between its business partners and other VANs.

June 25, 2019


How to become EDI compliant with Kroger?

Kroger is one of the largest grocery retailer companies in the US. They have thousands of different stores including convenience, jewellery, pharmacy and department which are under the brand name Kroger.

June 13, 2019

What does Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) mean for 3PL companies?

A 3PL (third-party logistics) provider offers third-party (or outsourced) logistics services for a partial or complete function of their supply chain management. Most successful 3PLs use EDI (electronic data interchange), which is the structured transmission of electronic documents between them and the supplier/s.

April 10, 2019

Bridging the Gap: Integrating QUICKBOOKS with EDI

If you have been using accounting systems or entering data manually, you are probably familiar with how difficult and cumbersome they can be to learn and operate with. Quickbooks, on the other hand, is designed to be intuitive and easy to understand, even for business owners who may not have the time for online courses or don't have a financial background.

March 14, 2019

Amazon EDI: What Suppliers Need to Know?

Amazon is the largest online retailer in the world and the second largest employer in the United States. It is the most trusted and popular retailer where vendors want their products to be listed. Amazon has made it really convenient for everyone to do business with. Through its Vendor Central, sellers sell their products in bulk directly to Amazon and in turn, Amazon sells these under its own brand name to the customers.

March 08, 2019

How to become EDI compliant with Wal-Mart?

Wal-Mart is the largest retailing company in the world, founded by Sam Walton in 1962. It offers wide category of products & services including Retail goods, Photo Services, Pharmacy, financial Services and Wireless Service.

February 25, 2019

How does a business become EDI compliant with Bed Bath & Beyond?

Bed Bath & Beyond was founded in 1971 in the USA. Bed Bath & Beyond sells home goods for bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and dining room as well as outdoor, storage, and home improvement.

February 18, 2019