Why choose built-in EDI by Cin7

Avoid the additional complexity, cost, and maintenance of third party EDI software providers. Enjoy Cin7's full-service approach by letting our specialists scope the technical requirements of each of your large retail customers, build out the two-way connection, and perform all compliance testing for you.

Why choose built-in EDI by Cin7


Fast, efficient, and full-service EDI

Workflow automation

Automate order download, shipping and invoicing processes with ease.

  • Rule-based automation reduces manual data entry.
  • Advanced messaging system streamlines integrations across multiple trading partners and 3PL warehouses.
  • Improves EDI logistics operations by boosting order processing, invoicing, packing, and shipping.
Workflow automation
Full-service offering

Full-service offering

Cin7 fully manages the EDI platform, so you don't need internal IT resources. You receive

  • Onboarding support,
  • Design and configuration,
  • Compliance testing, and
  • 24/7 support - error monitoring and issue resolution.

Data transparency

One system — centralized information accessible to all teams as needed including:

  • Visibility into every order at every stage.
  • No need for third party EDI providers or costly ERPs.
  • Real-time data, enabling accurate fulfillment, timely deliveries, error reductions, and increased sales.
  • Standardized and encrypted data transfers.
Data transparency
Support multiple fulfillment models

Support multiple fulfillment models

Direct to customer, ship-to-store, ship-to-DC and 3PL

  • Seamless integration with product distributors, 3PL providers and commerce channels.
  • Intuitive EDI dashboard with a step-by-step quide to fulfill EDI orders.
  • Multiple cartonization options to fulfill hundreds of orders within minutes.

Pre-built EDI mapping

Faster time to value with a large number of pre-built EDI maps and industry standard communication protocols

  • Ability to map order workflows across hundreds of trading partners worldwide.
  • Compliant with X12- American National Standards and EDIFACT- European Standards.
Pre-built EDI mapping
One-stop shop for EDI with hundreds of large retailers


One-stop shop for EDI with hundreds of large retailers

Grow and scale your business with built-in EDI supply chain capabilities:

  • Achieve operational efficiencies and higher profits as you grow
  • Expand your customer relationships with 100% EDI Compliance
  • Enhance your data quality and communication capabilities
  • Significantly reduce the cost of customer chargebacks
  • Eliminate error-prone manual processing and drive down operational costs


All the tools you need to scale your business

Cin7's built-in EDI solutions keep everything moving seamlessly, no matter how many large retail customers you have. Data integration in these core areas of your business are streamlined between Cin7 and your trading partners.

Order management

Order management

Reduce administrative tasks, mitigate risks and scale orders with robust EDI workflow automation.

Order cartonization and labeling

Order cartonization and labeling

Reduce shipping costs and save time by optimizing single and/or multiple cartons. Print SSCC labels and generate advanced shipping notifications (ASNs).

Inventory management

Inventory management

Synchronize product SKU information data transparency- centralized and from Cin7 to your retailer/marketplace for intuitive EDI dashboard. Easily track your up-to-date product catalogs.

Order fulfillment and shipping

Order fulfillment and shipping

Simplify your big-box retail orders with data transparency- centralized and intuitive EDI dashboard. Easily track your order in real-time and with ASNs.


Take your business to the next level with EDI integrations

Simplify wholesale order fulfillment by connecting your retail customers to your inventory management.

  • Make EDI connections to hundreds of retailers around the world.
  • Increase efficiency.
  • Eliminate complexity and high cost.
Take your business to the next level with EDI integrations


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Common questions about Cin7 with build in EDI

No. Cin7 uses EDI to build direct integrations with major retailers around the world. Other inventory management systems and ERPs send you to a third-party provider to set up EDI integrations and synchronize orders with your stock. Cin7 does it all. With Cin7, you only need one vendor for set-up and support.

Yes. By combining inventory management with ready-to-deploy EDI integrations, Cin7 comes in at a significantly lower total cost of ownership than ERPs and other inventory management solutions. For most integrations, Cin7 tests your connections at no extra cost. You’ll get the integration you need without the high set-up and subscription fees of an ERP and without the connectors required by other inventory management solutions

Yes. Cin7’s in-house integrations team ensures orders flow to your 3PL warehouse the way you need them to. Integrations with 3PLs streamline and automate workflows, and make the ordering process transparent from download to dispatch.

Cin7 has built live EDI connections to hundreds of leading retailers across the globe. In the unlikely event that one of your customers isn’t currently available, our engineers will quickly scope their technical requirements, build out the two-way connection, and perform all compliance testing for you.

Your first EDI connection is included in our Business and Advanced plans. Additional connections are priced individually at $150 per month. Enterprise plans can include as many EDI connections as your business requires.

The time required to develop, test, and start using our EDI connections varies based upon several factors: (1) your schedule and the availability of your team to collaborate with our team as the connection is established; (2) the availability and engagement of your large retail customer; (3) the technology your retailer is using; and (4) the number of documents and workflows you need to automate.

Yes, we have EDI and 3PL connections worldwide and continue to grow our network globally.

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