EDI – Electronic Data Interchange

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Roberto Scaramuzza - Linkedin profile

What is EDI?

  • The computer-to-computer electronic exchange of machine-processable business documents in a standard format.
  • An electronic alternative to paper, fax, and phone-based transactions used by companies to communicate with one another.

What are EDI Drivers?

  • Ability to strengthen partnerships
  • Improve business processes
  • A communication tool to allow new ways to do business
  • A preferred way of doing business among Fortune 500 companies
  • A business basic for the industry

How is EDI Used?

  • EDI is used as a strategic tool to reduce expenses, streamline business procedures, and create a competitive advantage.
  • How is EDI Started? Usually Reactive or Proactive.