EDI 943 Warehouse Stock Transfer Shipment Advice
In Electronic Document Interchange (EDI), an EDI 943 Warehouse Stock Transfer Shipment Advice is used by the supplier to alert the recipient that a transfer shipment has been made. The EDI 943 Warehouse Stock Transfer Shipment Advice sends details to a receiving location, which can include all manner of information concerning the product(s) being shipped to that location. A 997 Functional Acknowledgement is typically then sent from the recipient, indicating the EDI 943 Warehouse Stock Transfer Shipment Advice was received successfully.
Shipment Advice Format
Advice Key Data
The documents are a mix of data elements and fields. Most commonly the EDI 943 Warehouse Stock Transfer Shipment Advice will include:
- Order number
- Item(s) shipped
- Item(s) quantities
- Item(s) weight
- Shipment destination location
- Supplier information
- When the shipment was sent
- Shipper information
Once received, a destination official will inspect the shipment for accuracy and any damage. Once verified and accepted, the recipient will respond to the supplier with a 944 Warehouse Stock Transfer Receipt Advice.
Shipment Advice Benefits
EDI 943 Warehouse Stock Transfer Shipment Advice serves a specific function within the supply chain. That is, acknowledgment of receipt of a specific transfer has taken place for shipments to a third-party warehouse location. The receiving location derives key details about the shipment from the EDI 943 Warehouse Stock Transfer Shipment Advice, which helps to streamline the shipping process and save both time and money.
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