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What is a 870 - Order Status Report document?
The 870 EDI document type is an electronic version of a paper Order Status Report. Standard EDI formats include X12, ANSI, EDIFACT and its subsets.
The 870 EDI document type is used by the supplier as a response to the 869 Order Status Inquiry sent by the trading partner, and reports the status of a purchase order.
What makes up the 870 - Order Status Report document?
An EDI 870 - Order Status Report document is organized into segment and data elements. A segment can contain at least one data element. Each data element contains a data field. Data elements can include vendor number, purchase order number, and purchase order status, identical to a paper order status report. There are an infinite number of possibilities available for a company to include data on an 870 Order Status Report. There are an infinite number of possibilities available for a company to include data on an 870 - Order Status Report.
How is a 870 - Order Status Report used?
The 870 Order Status Report is transmitted to the trading partner in response to an 869 Order Status Inquiry. After the 870 Order Status Report is received, a 997 Functional Acknowledgment is sent back from the transportation provider indicating that the Order Status Report was successfully received.
How is a 870 - Order Status Report 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.