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Partnering with the local Peterborough Foodbank, we are proud to have been able to contribute a few items to help the less fortunate enjoy Christmas just that little bit more.
Partnering with the local Peterborough Foodbank, we are proud to have been able to contribute a few items to help the less fortunate enjoy Christmas just that little bit more.
​Data Interchange, the leading EDI and eBusiness integration solutions company, has strengthened its leadership team with a series of key appointments. These include two important customer-facing positions: Keith Reed as Chief Marketing Officer and Stefan Köhler as Head of Sales.
Approximately 42% companies that do not use EDI, or use only a customer web portals, use post for exchanging documents. This is according to a survey of companies conducted this year for leading EDI company, Data Interchange, who also found that 27% use fax and 28% use a customer web portal. Email is the most popular method at 67%.
Almost 88% of EDI users have an ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system, a MRP (Materials Resource Planning) system or other planning system, according to a survey of companies conducted this year by leading EDI company, Data Interchange. While the vast majority can import and export messages – which one would expect of a modern ERP – the survey reveals a small but significant number of companies that can’t. 

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Seemingly a straightforward and self-descriptive amalgamation of two distinct concepts, supply chain management (SCM) has existed in one form or another for over thirty years. It seems a little strange then, that after almost three decades of practical and theoretical development, SCM still does not have a universally agreed definition which begs the question: What is it about the ‘management’ of supply chains that is so difficult?
Seemingly a straightforward and self-descriptive amalgamation of two distinct concepts, supply chain management (SCM) has existed in one form or another for over thirty years. It seems a little strange then, that after almost three decades of practical and theoretical development, SCM still does not have a universally agreed definition which begs the question: What is it about the ‘management’ of supply chains that is so difficult?
In April 2018 HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) will decommission its EDI channel and replace it with a new Government Gateway web-service as part of its digital strategy to
re-position its UK PAYE operations.
Industry 4.0 is much in the news: more importantly, it is also the destination for large scale investment by major manufacturing companies and supply chains around the world, so this ‘new industrial revolution’ is apparently more than just hype.
The role of EDI (electronic data interchange) in reducing cost and error and accelerating transactions is widely understood, if less widely implemented. EDI as part of a risk management strategy in the supply chain is less appreciated, but as Industry 4.0, the much-vaunted ‘new industrial revolution’, starts to become a reality, EDI is going to become an even more important tool, although not necessarily in quite its present form.
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Volkswagen Group UK

"Data Interchange delivered a robust capability in a few months when many said it could not be done. You are to be congratulated on your planning and delivery"

Nick Gaines, CIO

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Visteon

"Data Interchange successfully put in place a new OFTP capability and migrated 250 suppliers despite challenging deadlines. THis is a truly remarkable achievement from the team!"

Ian Dilliway, IT Manager

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RPMI

"I would have no hesitation in recommending this new system. Data Interchange installed, configured and tested the system quickly and professionally, and provided excellent onsite training"

Gary Penrose, Senior Analyst

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