Learn about Common EDI Transactions

EDI transactions are used by business trading partners to exchange documents in a standardized format, allowing for automation and streamlining of purchase orders, invoices, acknowledgements, payments and more. 

Learn about Common EDI Transactions

EDI 754: Routing Instructions

What is an EDI 754 - Routing Instructions?

The EDI 754 - Routing Instructions is a response to an EDI 753. The EDI 754 communicates routing instructions to a supplier for a specific shipment.

How is an EDI 754 - Routing Instructions used?

The EDI 754 - Routing Instructions transaction communicates approval for shipment and the necessary shipment information.. Once the buyer receives an EDI 753 (Request for Routing Instructions), they will reply with an EDI 754 back to the sender, outlining specific routing instructions. After the EDI 754 is received, a final EDI 856 (Advanced Shipping Notice) is created to eliminate the risk of a duplicate entry. In addition, the EDI 754 can be used to request an EDI 753.

Modern EDI Services with Cleo

With Cleo, you can choose the EDI Services package that best fits your business.

You can create and deploy your own integrations using Cleo's intuitive, self-service design platform. You can utilize Cleo's EDI managed services team and take advantage of 900 person-years of experience to design and build your integrations. Or you can blend our EDI expertise and your business knowledge together in any manner that suits your use case. 

The choice is yours.

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