Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

GLOSSARY Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Electronic data interchange (EDI) refers to the idea of organizations electronically exchanging information such as purchase orders and invoices that was previously conveyed on paper. To enable parties to transact such...
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

EEI Filing: Electronic Export Information

GLOSSARY EEI Filing: Electronic Export Information The electronic declaration of goods leaving the United States for export to a foreign country is known as Electronic Export Information (EEI). All ITAR-controlled items and some EAR-controlled items must be shipped...
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

Cloud Logistics Software

GLOSSARY Cloud Logistics Software Cloud logistics software is a type of computer program hosted on the cloud that helps companies including shippers, vendors, carriers, 3PLs, and freight forwarders manage their daily tasks and operations.  Ready to digitize and...
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

BOM: Bill of Materials

GLOSSARY BOM: Bill of Materials A bill of materials (BOM) is a detailed list of all the raw materials, assemblies, subassemblies, parts, and components that are required to make a product, along with the quantities of each. In a nutshell, it is a comprehensive...
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

CBP: US Customs and Border Protection

GLOSSARY CBP: US Customs and Border Protection Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is the law enforcement agency in charge of safeguarding the United States’ borders. This includes preventing terrorists and weapons of mass destruction from entering the country,...