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The Integral Blog

The Integral Blog

Recession Proof EDI + API

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While we’d never suggest that there is one magic wand answer to dealing with a recession, Integral’s EDI outsourcing service offers some meaningful help. EDI is an automated order management process that integrates with your current business applications. EDI has proven to be a solid recession-proof solution.

Doing EDI with Integral is an easy way to get some significant wins:
-Realize immediate savings
-Managing expenses
-Increasing efficiencies to lower costs
-Stabilizing labour costs
-Landing and retaining customers

EDI Pitfalls & How To Avoid Them

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These are the top five EDI pitfalls we see and what you can do to avoid them.
The topics on this list may not be top of mind for you, but acting on them can positively impact your business.

  1. Be aware: The term standardization is not all-encompassing.
  2. Integration shouldn’t stop at the doors to the warehouse.
  3. A single service provider is the best solution.
  4. Don’t view EDI as an afterthought.
  5. Bad advice: If it’s not broken, don’t fix it.

Do You Still Need EDI?

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Do You Still Need EDI?
Yes, you do:
— The retail industry alone has invested billions of dollars in EDI technology. That investment assures that EDI is still highly relevant and not going away.
— There is a resurgence in mandated EDI compliance and a requirement for broader EDI solutions than we have seen before.
— At Integral Group, we are meeting your needs for today and looking into the future so that we always stay 4 moves ahead.