EDI is one of the few older technologies that still works—but it typically causes headaches for anyone who uses it. There are many challenges with EDI, however, one of the biggest challenges is onboarding new trading partners, a process that takes far too long.
Most companies have come to accept 8-10 week EDI onboarding times. They don’t try to streamline the process because they think it has to be this way—but they’re wrong. Let’s take a closer look at the current EDI onboarding process, identify opportunities for improvement, and explore how we can streamline EDI onboarding from months to days.