EDI 754 Routing Instructions

edi 754 specificationThe EDI transaction 754 refers to the Routing Instructions document. It is used by the buyer to communicate specific routing instructions for a shipment to a supplier. The 754 document is generally used as a response to the 753 Request for Routing Document.

The 754 is typically used by a buying organization that has taken control of the transportation process to reduce costs and have more control over their inventory. See the 753 Request for Routing description for more about why buyers such as AAFES, Amazon, Cabela's, Dick's Sporting Goods, JC Penney, and Kohl's require the 753 and 754.

754 Routing instructions will tell the supplier which orders have been authorized for shipping and the carrier specifics for pick up of the shipment at the supplier's location.

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