Target has implemented purchase order EDI changes that include Purchase Order Number Format and New Item Identifiers.
Vendor Action is Needed by December 15, 2017
Tractor Supply Company has upgraded their EDI software in order to provide a better partner experience.
As part of this upgrade the current TSC EDI ID for the Store/DC transactions below will be changing on 10/25/17 at 0900 CDT.
Nordstrom VAN Migration
All Nordstrom EDI traffic is to be moved to the OpenText/GXS TGMS network on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 9:30 AM PT.
This is for the Nordstrom full line (FLS), Rack, Nordstrom.com and Canadian divisions for the qualifiers and IDs listed here:
When it comes to EDI – as with many things – sometimes less is more
The electronic exchange of business documents between trading partners has become a crucial part of running a modern business, but there are a variety of strategies for implementing EDI successfully. Many companies find that an in-house solution affords them the most freedom and flexibility, while also allowing them to maintain complete control of their data. Still, others discover that managing their own EDI data isn’t the most pragmatic solution. For these businesses, outsourcing data management to a third-party provider can be a sensible choice.
JCPenney is requiring current vendors to perform testing with OpenText.
OpenText EIM system is being implemented to support their ongoing Omni Channel business initiative.
In July 2017 JCPenney announced a consolidating of their ordering processes for all their stores and eCommerce channels leading to changes in several systems and compliance requirements for their vendor partners; the implementation of OpenText and testing being the newest update.