EDI stands for processing and exchange of electronic business data between business partners. The electronic automation through EDI data exchange is an important part of the implementation of Industry 4.0 measurements.
Your advantages with a consequent use of EDI:
- Closer tie between business partners
- Reduction of warehouse stock (capital commitment
- Increase of market transparency (offer preparation and –solicitation)
- More satisfaction at your customers and / or suppliers due to a faster Transaction with EDI.
- Better analyzability of electronic information (statistics)
Besides the reduction of transmission-, processing- and response time a lower error rate is a result of EDI as well.