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Bandai use AFT for EDI solution

Toying with EDI was never an option for Bandai hence the extended use of EDI with AdvanceFirst

Bandai are a leader in developing engaging, quality toys that capture children’s imaginative spirit and provide endless “Fun For The Future”. Bandai America Incorporated is …

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What is EDI? The Ultimate Guide to EDI

Quick Links What is EDI? The Ultimate Guide to EDI Throughout the years, businesses have been utilising new technologies to give themselves the competitive edge …

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2SFG choose AdvanceFirst for their in house edi solution

2Sisters and AdvanceFirst team up for a third time to deliver a major project

Several years ago, 2Sisters Food Group (2SFG), the largest food company in the UK employing some 18,000 people with annual sales of £3billion, made the …

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I have been in the IT sales industry for more years than I care to remember, selling a variety of business solutions to differing industries. …

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Tesco Underwriting chooses ABC and Intercept 400 for its EDI needs

When Tesco Underwriting were looking for a solution to manage multiple links and message flows between their Brokerage community and internal business applications, they chose …

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How Does EDI Work Across Industries?

The Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) market is set for significant growth, estimated to reach $49,213.1 million by 2027. EDI has helped businesses of all sizes, …

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How an EDI Specialist Can Help Your Business

If your business is looking to improve its communications with clients and trading partners, you might have considered installing EDI technology. EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) …

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Is Your Supply Chain Really As Efficient As It Can Be?

CWT – The Hundredweight Supplier Solution With The Lighter Feel! Given that the 80/20 rule seems to apply everywhere, it’s likely that if you are …

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About EDI Integration Software [Explained]

Global electronic data interchange software is projected to reach USD 3,451.3 million by 2027. Commercial retailers are using these systems to manage orders and pay vendors on …

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How Does an EDI System Work? Everything You Should Know

The market for EDI software is worth $1,547.2 million and expected to reach $3,451.3 million by 2027. Businesses continue to adopt this new technology to save time …

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AdvanceFirst Oils The Wheels Of Progress

A Major Oil producer, who have been a client of AdvanceFirst since 2003, have, over the years, extended the solution across their entire European infrastructure. …

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5 Reasons Why You Need EDI for Amazon Orders to Keep Up

In 2018 over 1.8 billion people were shopping online. That number is steadily increasing. By 2021 e-retail sales are expected to make $4.8 trillion dollars. Have you …

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Electronic Data Interchange 101: What Does It Mean To Be EDI Capable?

Electronic data interchange (EDI) is the lynchpin of modern business communication. This may seem strange to hear, as even successful entrepreneurs don’t immediately recognise the …

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5 EDI Software Trends to Look Out For

Are you curious as to how EDI marketing will look in the future? If so we are here to make the future clearer by providing …

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Ring Automotive (an Osram company) motors forward with Intercept-400

Ring Automotive, a well-known leading product supplier to the aftermarket, has been a client of AdvanceFirst for some 17 years! Users of the highly established …

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Traditional EDI and the Evolution Towards Real-Time Data Exchange (RTDE)

Keeping pace with growing customer expectations for ever shorter delivery times, quality of service and responsiveness is a constant challenge for any commercial organisation. More …

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7 Factors to Consider When Choosing EDI Software

7 Factors to Consider When Choosing EDI Software

Are you looking to implement EDI software in your business? Are you feeling a bit lost? There are a number of different types of EDI …

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EDI Integration

The Ultimate Guide to EDI Integration

Electronic data interchange (EDI) is a communications technology that’s used to exchange business-related documents between parties via computers. An EDI system can translate documents from one company …

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