Advanced Shipping Notice 856 EDI

ASN- 856 EDI

What is ASN- 856 EDI?

ASN – 856 EDI is the short form of Advanced Shipping Notice EDI is a software platform used by the business owners to connect with their trading partners for interchanging shipment details. The electronic communication is done by using the 856 EDI shipping manifest transaction platform in the retail, automotive, manufacturing, and other industries. It is a unique method to communicate with business partners from different verticals and domains in the same industry.

What information is there in 856 EDI?

What information is there in 856 EDI?

An EDI platform can send such notices before the products arrive so that the receiver can scrutinize it beforehand. This makes the retailing, warehousing, and logistics of a business more efficient
It is a type of standard code that every business owner using it has to follow for easier communication. An ASN EDI 856 delivers the following information at different levels.

  • Carrier information and tracking numbers in shipping levels for appropriate information
  • Purchase order level information
  • Information at the item level such as volume, quantity, etc
  • barcodes and other information at the packaging level

When is ASN 856 required?


In the B2B transactions done in different industries, it is hard to track the incoming our outgoing products. An Electronic Dcoument Interchange (EDI) platform is used to make it easier and track a huge volume of product transactions between two entities. ASN EDI is an X12 transaction Set that contains specific data of the shipment manifest (856).

On using this 856 notice set, a business can easily send proper information of the products regarding shipment information, order details, product description, packaging type, physical characteristics, carrier information, marking, and the configuration of the items.

Congential IT is the ideal partner for Advanced Shipping Notice EDI integration and support for your business. The prime reasons for choosing us as your ASN 856 EDI partner are mentioned below.

Why choose us?
Congential IT is the ideal partner for Advanced Shipping Notice EDI integration and support for your business. The prime reasons for choosing us as your ASN 856 EDI partner are mentioned below.
  • Customized solution Every client has specific needs which can only be met with a customized solution. Our tailor-made EDI integration solution will cover all the required levels engaged in the particular business the client is into.
  • Faster and more efficient Our custom EDI service will easily integrate with the ERP software used by the clients. Any backend application can be seamlessly used after integrating our 856 EDI platform integration. Hence, checking sales orders, shipping updates, invoices, inventory updates, etc will become a lot easier and convenient. The operations on the floor will also become more efficient and faster.
  • Compliance testing and post-integration support Our customized Advanced Shipping Notice EDI solution will be integrated with the contemporary ERP software used by the clients after a compliance test. Once integrated, we provide relentless support to resolve any issue and avoid downtime.


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