Overview

Ignition Electronic Data Exchange helps companies of all sizes optimize the internal benefits of EDI, while meeting stringent partner compliance mandates and GS1 standards. Dedicated EDI experts configure, monitor, support, and on-board trading partners, eliminating the need to build and maintain costly in-house EDI resources and expertise.

Ignition Data Exchange has established connections for more than 800 industry partners from every spectrum of the food and beverage supply chain, including distributors, processors, sales agencies, operators, manufacturers, and 3PL providers. Ignition EDI can have you trading electronically, quickly and affordably.

Resources

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Customer Testimonial: Zach Gross

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We are going into our third year after full integration and we've built great personal relationships with AFS. We've got confidence, that if we have an issue or even just a question, they will be responded to in a timely manner.

John Gross & Company

Benefits

  • Increase PO accuracy and make more informed purchasing decisions
  • Improve cash collections cycle through automation of invoicing and reconciliation
  • Reduce operational expense
  • Strengthen partnerships with both clients and suppliers
  • Automate the collection of item lot and code dates
  • Eliminate lost faxes and misplaced orders 
  • Seamless interface to ERP and WMS
  • Web portal for real-time partner and transaction management
  • User-friendly reports online or automatically sent by e-mail
  • Numerous standard EDI transaction sets
  • Extensive data translation, archiving, and communications options
  • SaaS solution with low entry costs and competitive ongoing fee structure

Why customers use EDI

AFS Electronic Data Exchange (EDI) is a proven, full-service, electronic trading and EDI solution designed to bridge technology gaps and enable the efficient exchange of electronic data between industry partners. The AFS EDI solution offers visibility to timely, accurate information, and seamlessly automates processes that would otherwise be costly and manual.

Complementary Solutions

EDI

Electronic Trading

  • Increase PO accuracy
  • Strengthen partnerships
  • Seamless interface
  • User-friendly reports
  • Extensive data translation
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ERP

Enterprise Resource Planning

  • Extensive pricing and costing options
  • Integrated deal management
  • Integrated General Ledger
  • Suggested purchasing
  • Production, scheduling, costing and yield management
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WMS

Warehouse Management System

  • Increased inventory accuracy and turns
  • Product rotation and code date management
  • Labor management
  • Cycle count management
  • Support for voice, tablets, mobile devices
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