EDI with your suppliers

Increase efficiency, eliminate administration and reduce costs by trading electronically with your entire supplier community

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Reduce administration with 100% electronic trading with your supplier community

Replace traditional orders and invoices with an electronic trading solution that encompasses all your suppliers, regardless of their size and resources. Incoming PDF invoices can also be easily converted into an electronic format and passed to your ERP system ready for processing.

“Having a good relationship with our suppliers is a main priority and one we strive to improve upon every day. Moving to EDI and TrueCommerce’s managed service enables both Booths and our suppliers to benefit from improved visibility and traceability of transactions, ultimately leading to well stocked shelves and a first class shopping experience for our customers.”

Andrew Rafferty
IT & Supply Director

Gain greater efficiencies by enabling your smallest suppliers

An online portal provides simple access to suppliers who don’t have an EDI solution. Using the portal, suppliers can view and acknowledge orders and create ASN’s and invoices whilst taking advantage of real-time validation of submissions.

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Eliminate the time wasted resolving incorrect invoices

The supplier enablement solution includes a robust validation engine which monitors submissions in real-time, preventing incorrect invoices being sent to you and provides instant feedback to your supplier community on whether their invoices are correct. This validation greatly reduces invoice errors and the amount of communication needed to resolve issues, ultimately shortening the payment process.

Ensure success with quicker supplier onboarding

Successful electronic trading among your supplier community is dependent on quickly onboarding as many suppliers as possible. The TrueCommerce supplier enablement team work with your entire supplier community to ensure they have the knowledge they need to start quickly engaging with a new electronic trading programme. Supplier onboarding UK initiatives help organisations quickly and accurately exchange key trading information that improves supply chain communication

Supplier onboarding example: Travis Perkins Plc

As part of the transition process, the TrueCommerce managed service team completed the onboarding of customers and suppliers for Travis Perkins plc, including the end-to-end communications with its trading partners, the mapping of all document types and the testing of all messages.

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.

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“The solution has provided Supply Chain visibility, which has helped us in increasing service performance from our supplier base, using business reports such as delivery and OTIF performance.”

Tariq Ali
Supplier Development Manager
Graham Group

Enable dropship suppliers with ease

We understand that drop ship is essential in today’s marketplace and have developed a full suite of functionality to cater for this delivery model. This ensures you can electronically trade with your supplier community whilst maintaining control of the fulfilment process.

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Monitor the success of your EDI supplier program

The TrueCommerce supplier solution provides all the metrics required to monitor the success of your project. From the moment the project starts, you will be able to view the detailed progress of the programme whilst an analytics dashboard provides a high level overview.