EDI is the abbreviation for Electronic Data Interchange. As its name infers, EDI is the process by which data is exchanged between businesses in a standard electronic format. Think of it as one company’s computer system “talking” to another company’s computer system and sharing information.
EDI’s positive impact on order processing is unquestionable, but it’s not infallible. Incorrect pricing, invalid material numbers and missing segments are just a handful of errors that can occur when using EDI. Check out the flip book below to learn more!