Automotive EDI Solutions
To understand automobile manufacturing, you have to recognize the underlying supply chain that drives vehicle assembly. Today’s cars and trucks are assembled from thousands of components or subassemblies delivered by fabricators located around the world.
Whether you’re an automobile supply chain supplier, service provider, or customer, the ability to collaborate seamlessly and securely with business partners is critical. Gain a competitive advantage in the industry with an integrated Electronic Data Interchange solution from Effective Data.
Electronic data interchange, or EDI, provides major value by lowering costs while bolstering speed, accuracy, and efficiency. Moving from a paper-based exchange of business documents to one that is electronic enables businesses to increase processing speed, reduce errors, and enhance relationships with partners.
Embracing EDI enables your company to quickly and efficiently transfer business documents with suppliers and customers in an organized and standardized way that supports the industry’s manufacturing processes. Examples include offering visibility of inventory levels and notifying clients of when shipments are due to arrive at the production line. This enhanced level of communication can positively impact your supplier rating, maintain shipment frequency, and improve quality, all of which help improve customer satisfaction.
Due to the global nature of the automotive industry, there are numerous communications and document standards (ANSI, x12, EDIFACT) used today. Effective Data has EDI solutions tailored specifically for the automobile industry. Our products and services make it easy and affordable to collaborate with business partners, transfer data both regionally and internationally, and integrate internal business processes to maximize supply chain efficiencies. ED Connect will get you started with the most flexible, scalable and comprehensive solution available today.
With our EDI and eCommerce tools, suppliers and service providers can become automobile industry EDI compliant in no time. Benefits of our EDI solutions include:
- Improved efficiency
- Automated order processing and inventory management
- Enhanced accuracy of exchanged data
- Easily manage activity
- Reduce manual data entry
- Drive down costs
- Integrate with any ERP, MRP or application
In the automobile industry, time is valuable. Manufacturers want to communicate and transfer documents among business partners in a simple but functional way. Effective Data offers complete and integrated solutions that are adaptable to any process.
Automotive EDI Documents & Transactions
Effective Data supports all major EDI communication methods and has extensive knowledge of industry trends and requirements. When partnering with us, EDI documents required to meet the automotive sector needs are readily available, easy to process, and hassle-free to manage. Here are a few examples of everyday automobile EDI transactions:
830: Planning Schedule
850: Purchase order
855: Purchase order acknowledgment
856: Advanced shipping notice
861: Receiving Advice
862: Shipping schedule
864: Text Message
832: Product catalog
846: Inventory status
210: Freight invoice
214: Freight shipping status
Improve your position in the automobile industry with high-performance EDI services from Effective Data. We offer solutions that support a document’s lifecycle through integrations with existing applications and systems throughout the supply chain. For more information, our team is standing by.
We owe a debt of gratitude to Earle and Peggy at Effective Data. They took a last-minute call before the weekend and a few days later, our EDI software was upgraded and ready for our go-live date. Earle was knowledgeable, thorough and timely. Effective Data will get our business from now on. T.D., EDI Coordinator, TopRx, INC.