EDI Service for the Building & Construction Industry

TrueCommerce EDI for the building distribution and construction industry - improve business efficiencies and drive down costs


Leading provider of EDI and e-invoicing solutions to
the UK building sector

TrueCommerce is widely regarded as a leading provider of EDI and e-invoicing solutions to the UK building sector. Many of the leading building and plumbing merchants and DIY retailers, including Travis Perkins, SGBD UK and Screwfix, trade electronically with their suppliers via the TrueCommerce EDI managed service. TrueCommerce also helps hundreds of suppliers in the building and construction industry, including Wavin, Bristan and Vaillant, comply with their customers’ EDI requirements.

Trusted EDI solution for leading building suppliers, builders merchants and DIY retailers

EDI eliminates postal costs, reduces administrative burden, and increases the speed and efficiency of order and invoice processing. TrueCommerce has helped hundreds of businesses in the building and construction industry drive down costs and improve efficiency. Access our building customer references and case studies to find out more.

“The transition was smooth thanks to the thorough testing process supported by TrueCommerce. Over 1,000 customers and suppliers were moved seamlessly on to the TrueCommerce platform.”

Mark Elvy
IT Development Manager
Travis Perkins plc

Focus on your core business with an outsourced fully managed EDI service

Whether you are a supplier who has been asked by a customer to trade electronically or a merchant looking to trade with your suppliers, TrueCommerce can help with our fully scalable EDI managed service. All participating businesses can integrate the TrueCommerce solution with their back office systems or alternatively our web EDI solution enables suppliers to view, acknowledge and ship orders, and to create invoices if integration is not a viable option. The portal also allows users to access their own confidential transaction information so they can see the up-to-date status of their orders and invoices at any time.

If you are a builders or plumbers merchant and want to start trading electronically with your suppliers, or alternatively if you want to extend your EDI or e-invoicing initiative to a wider supplier base, please contact us to find out how TrueCommerce can help. Similarly, if you are a supplier to the building industry, TrueCommerce can connect you with all the leading building merchants and DIY retailers including Wolseley, Jewson, B&Q, Travis Perkins, Screwfix and Homebase, helping you to quickly and easily comply with your customers’ EDI requirements, whilst improving internal efficiency.