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Unformatted text preview: EDI which stands for Electronic Data Interchange. This system is available to their transportation providers. The third component in which Walmart uses is the Supply Chain Technology. Under this system the business is synchronizing product data including packaging dimensions, color and with hundreds of suppliers. I think that this was a terrific idea that Walmart came up with because now they can eliminate the hiring of clerks to administer the job of manually correcting any inconsistent information that might appear. By creating this system Walmart can cut the time in which you would take to set up new product information into their database....
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This note was uploaded on 12/15/2010 for the course BUS 210 taught by Professor Scottrought during the Spring '08 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '08