We Make EDI Integration Easy
Below you will essential information in regards to this EDI. If you have any specific questions about integrating your EDI with your ERP and eCommerce please reach out. Take advantage of our "start planning" feature to map out your integration needs.
What is a 217 - Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide document?
The 217 EDI document type contains information regarding the Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide Transaction Set (217) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. Standard EDI formats include X12, ANSI, EDIFACT and its subsets.
What makes up the 217 - Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide document?
An EDI 217 - Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide document is organized into segment and data elements. Examples of data elements on the 217 Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide includes a list of the motor carrier's terminals, a list of all points served, or a matrix of all points served showing the advertised service times. There are an infinite number of possibilities available for a company to include data on an 217 - Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide.
How is a 217 - Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide used?
The 217 Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide document can be used to provide interested parties with a motor carrier's loading instructions and/or routing guide. This EDI document may also indicate its breakbulk terminal(s) to be used for each point for loading purposes.
How is a 217 - Motor Carrier Loading and Route Guide processed?
An EDI solution is required to process the EDI documents received into an ERP or accounting system or into a readable format for manual entry. Each trading partner will have an EDI Implementation guide outlining the specific segments, data elements, values accepted, and the applicable business rules to be followed.
eBridge Connections has pre-built maps for all EDI transaction documents including 850 purchase orders, 810 invoices, and 856 advance shipping notices.