Applied technology

Adams, Doug
May 1997
Progressive Grocer;May97, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p137
Trade Publication
Provides information about the use of electronic data interchange (EDI) by supermarkets as a means of making the supply chain more efficient. EDI as one of the three imperative for focus by the ECR executive committee; Information about the Pay-on-Scan test between Grocery Manufacturers of America's direct store delivery committee and H.E. Butt; Benefits offered by the Pay-on Scan test.


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