EDI 864: Text Message


The EDI 864 text message is used by all trading partners (retailers, grocers, distributors and supplier/manufacturers) to exchange text-based information such as massages, explanations and notes.

An 864 document includes:

• Message date and time
• Recipient identifying information
• Free-from message text


Key data elements include:

• Incorrect PO numbers
• Invoice dates outside of the agreed-upon terms
• Invalid items and location codes




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