The 940 Warehouse Shipping Order is used to advise the warehouse that a shipment is to be made to the designated ‘ship to’ on behalf of the depositor, and provides detailed information concerning a warehouse shipment.
What makes up the EDI 940?
Elements could include vendor number, items, and ship to location, identical to a paper motor carrier details and invoice document.
How EDI 940 is used?
The 940 Warehouse Shipping Order is transmitted to the supplier’s warehouse.
Benefits of EDI 940
Disappearance of manual entry creates ease for the buyer, seller, and shipping warehouse
Automated order entries allow for increased efficiency and a reduction in order and shipment inaccuracies