EDI 830 Planning Schedule With Release Capability File Format

The EDI 830 Planning Schedule transaction set is really used as an electronic sales forecast. In fact, it can be used in 3 different ways: Just as a sales forecast As a forecast and an authorization for the recipient to commit to resources As a forecast that also includes order release levels The senders of… Read more »

EDI 863 Report Of Test Results

This X12 Transaction Set contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Report of Test Results Transaction Set (863) for use within the context of an EDI – Electronic Data Interchange environment. EDI 863 can be used to transmit the results of tests performed to satisfy a specified product or process requirement. This… Read more »

EDI 862 Shipping Schedule

The EDI 862 Shipping Schedule transaction set is responsible for accounting shipping requirements. These shipping instructions would replace those forecasted in a previous Planning Schedule 830 transaction, though the 862 does not actually replace the 830. 862 transactions are important for supporting Just-in-Time (JIT) manufacturing because they provide detailed shipping requirements more frequently versus EDI… Read more »

EDI 867 Product Transfer And Resale Report

The EDI 867 transaction set represents the Product Transfer and Resale Report. EDI 867 is used to give information on a product that has been relocated to a new location within a company. It can also be used to report sales of a product from multiple locations to an end customer, such as point-of-sale, or… Read more »

EDI 861 Receiving Advice/Acceptance Certificate File Format

The EDI 861 transaction set is an electronic version of a Receiving Advice/Acceptance Certificate. This EDI transaction can be used to report shipment receipts or it can be used as a formal acceptance for defective items that are being returned. In the case third-party receiving, such as a drop-shipment, the sender may transmit an 861… Read more »

EDI 853 Routing And Carrier Instruction

The 853 EDI document type is an electronic version of a paper Routing and Carrier Instruction.  The 853 EDI document type is used to wire detailed routing and carrier information relevant to a specific route. Now, EDI 853 doesn’t provide information about shipping events or any type of authorization. An EDI 853 – Routing and… Read more »

EDI 865 Purchase Order Change Acknowledgement Request

The EDI 865 transaction set is referred to as a Purchase Order Change Request/Acknowledgement Request. Sellers of goods and services transmit 865 documents for 2 general purposes. For one, the 865 can be used as an acknowledgment to communicate order changes previously submitted that were accepted or rejected. Secondly, changes made by sellers to previously… Read more »

EDI 860 Purchase Order Change Request

The EDI 860 transaction set represents the electronic Purchase Order Change Request. It is used by buyers to request a change to a purchase order (EDI 850) they previously submitted. The 860 can be used by buyers for confirmation on changes accepted to purchase orders by the sellers. EDI 860 is very important as it… Read more »

Retail EDI Transactions

Retail EDI Transactions: 850, 852, 855, 856, 857 There’s a number of retail EDI transactions you want to become familiar with, these include but are not limited to; Purchase Order (EDI 850) Product Activity Data (EDI 852) Purchase Order Acknowledgment (EDI 855) Shipment Notice/Manifest (EDI 856) Shipment and Billing Notice (EDI 857) These retail EDI… Read more »

Benefits Of EDI

EDI is nothing new, its been around for many years. For multiple industries, EDI plays a key role in their company. Many business owners choose EDI because it saves them money and while that’s normally the case, EDI has many more benefits you should know about. In this article, we’re going to be discussing the… Read more »