With Planning Schedules, Sometimes Less Can Be More

A number of our clients receive 830 (X12) and DELFOR (EDIFACT) production schedules on a regular basis from their customers. The frequency of schedules is typically anywhere from daily to once/week for each PO/item/location combination. For some of our clients, this results in at least hundreds (sometimes thousands) of updates per day to their ERP … Continue reading With Planning Schedules, Sometimes Less Can Be More

Beyond Traditional EDI – Smart Companies Leveraging EDI Capabilities to Streamline Their Businesses

We’re currently involved in 3 projects leveraging EDI capabilities to streamline processes that are not typically handled via EDI: One of our clients is actively using EDI to process inter-company orders. They have multiple companies, some running different versions of the same ERP. They already use EDI with their customers and they had the foresight … Continue reading Beyond Traditional EDI – Smart Companies Leveraging EDI Capabilities to Streamline Their Businesses

Bringing on New Trading Partners – What’s Involved in the Process

You’ve gone through the process and investment for setting up integrated EDI with your first trading partner. Now you have other customers requesting that you become EDI-compliant – should be nothing to it, right? Just a few mouse clicks and you’re done, right? All EDI is the same, isn’t it? My answer, being from Wisconsin, … Continue reading Bringing on New Trading Partners – What’s Involved in the Process

WorkWise ERP EDI Integration – Part 2 – Customer Outbound Transactions

The WorkWise ERP EDI Module supports the following outbound customer EDI transactions as part of the ERP software: Advanced Ship Notices (X12 856/EDIFACT DESADV) Invoices (X12 810/EDIFACT INVOIC) The TRG EDI Connector extends the WorkWise ERP EDI functionality by also offering the following transactions with no customization required to the WorkWise ERP: Purchase Order Acknowledgement … Continue reading WorkWise ERP EDI Integration – Part 2 – Customer Outbound Transactions

EDI Integration without an ERP System – A Cool Solution to Manage Volumes of EDI Data

We recently completed an EDI integration project using our TRG EDI Connector software which normally wouldn’t be a big deal as we do many implementations each year. This one was different, however, as the client didn’t have a backend ERP system for us to work our integration magic. The big problem for our client, as … Continue reading EDI Integration without an ERP System – A Cool Solution to Manage Volumes of EDI Data

WorkWise ERP EDI Integration – Part 1 – Inbound Customer Transactions

WorkWise ERP EDI supports integrated EDI transactions with your customers. While supplier EDI is not currently supported in WorkWise ERP, TRG has implemented outbound supplier PO’s (850 transactions) in the past without modification to WorkWise ERP, but there is no standard supplier EDI functionality. The WorkWise ERP EDI module is an optional module that must … Continue reading WorkWise ERP EDI Integration – Part 1 – Inbound Customer Transactions