What is an EDI 250 Purchase Order Shipment Management Document?

EDI 250 is an electronic document containing information that is needed to manage the purchase order shipment. This EDI document facilitates retailers and manufacturers in the following ways:

  • Retailers and manufacturers can send the data regarding a purchase order to a transportation provider.
  • It helps both parties to manage a purchase order cycle.

The data contents and format of EDI 250 Purchase Order Shipment Management Document are used for the electronic interchange of information. It is divided into various segments and data elements.

Workflow for the Exchange of an EDI 250 Purchase Order Shipment Management Document

EDI 250 falls under the category of X12I Transportation transaction sets. The transaction set is used by transportation providers, retailers, and manufacturers to exchange purchase order data. The data exchanged is used to manage purchase order cycle, which initiates from the pickup request and ends at delivery of the vehicle.

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