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, acknowledgments, payments, and more. 

EDI 840 - Request for Quotation

What is an EDI 840 Request for Quotation?

The EDI 840 Request for Quotation provides potential buyers with the ability to solicit price, delivery schedule, and other items from potential sellers of goods and services.

How is an EDI 840 Request for Quotation used?

An EDI 840 Request for Quotation is used to help buyers to initiate a quotation request for the price, schedule of delivery, and any other items to sellers of specific goods and services.

After the 840 Request for Quotation is received by the seller, a 997 Functional Acknowledgment is sent back from the receiver indicating that the 840 Request For Quotation was successfully received.

Modern EDI Services with Cleo

Choose the EDI Services package that best fits your business:

1. Create and deploy your own integrations using Cleo's intuitive, self-service design platform.

2. Utilize Cleo's EDI managed services team to design and build your integrations.

3. Blend our EDI expertise and your business knowledge together in any manner that suits your use case.

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