EDI Resources

In this section , you’ll find a great deal of supporting material to help you reach a decision about which EDI solution is right for you, ranging from useful case studies to frequently asked questions, a comprehensive glossary of terms, blogs and multimedia content.

1.    Sample EDI Documents

        This sample EDI RFP (Request for Proposal) provides requirements and evaluation criteria for a business-to-business (B2B) transaction management solution.

        It requests a detailed response from prospective suppliers including service descriptions, pricing, transition methodology, current customer base and service levels.

         2.    EDI Video Library

        The EDI Video Library offers videos and webinars to provide guidance and advice when evaluating your EDI options.

        Business Is Going Digital,Are You?

              An integrated, automated B2B network based on EDI is an essential element of digital transformation.

              B2B Enablement for Buying Organization

              Meet your customers growing demands by converting unstructured data to EDI for fast, automatic, and accurate data exchange.

              B2B  Enablement for Suppliers

              Upgrade your trading partners’ capabilities with B2B integration by taking unstructured data and converting it to EDI, improving data quality and accelerating transactions.

              3.    Case Studies

            Read these EDI case studies to learn about the various approaches taken by companies that have already implemented EDI.

            • ArcelorMittal

            One of the world’s leading steel companies uses EDI to manage its global B2B e-commerce.

            Want to know more? Read the full case study here>>

            • BRF

            One of the world’s largest food producers uses EDI and B2B managed services to enhance real-time information exchange and collaboration across global teams.

            Want to know more? Read the full case study here>>

            • HarperCollins

            This leading publisher consolidated different EDI platforms into a single, integrated solution so it can quickly set up new partners and keep pace in a fast-moving, global marketplace.

            Want to know more? Read the full case study here>>

            • Method

            The cleaning products manufacturer leverages EDI and B2B managed services for reliable B2B transactions.

            Want to know more? Read the full case study here>>

            • Michelin

            As one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world, Michelin depends on its EDI network and B2B managed services to minimize supply chain risk, load balance production capacity, and work closely with customers in emerging markets.

            Want to know more? Read the full case study here>>

            • Esprinet

            The Spanish technology distributor looks to EDI for secure, reliable data exchange.

            Want to know more? Read the full case study here>>

            • Plastipak

            This packaging supplier has reduces transaction errors and supports growth with EDI and B2B managed services.

            Want to know more? Read the full case study here>>

            • Solenis

            This water treatment and process chemicals supplier relies on EDI and B2B managed services for its global supply chain so that the company can focus on its core business and meet its digital transformation goals.

            Want to know more? Watch the full case study here>>

            4.   EDI Messaging Protocols

            AS2, FTP, OFTP, HTTP – to name just a few EDI Messaging Protocols – but what are they and what do they mean?

            5.    EDI Glossary

            • A comprehensive alphabetical list of EDI terms you may come across.

            EDI Glossary:

            A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X

            6.   Infographics

            The B2B Program Management Cycle: 25 STEPS

              Today’s Supply Chain – Networked for Digital Business

                7.    EDI Document Standards

                There are many EDI document standards but what do they all mean and where are they used?

                    8.    FAQs

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