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EDI Network Connectivity: Value-Added Network (VAN)

Looking to exchange business documents instantly and easily with your customers?
Let InterTrade help you connect with your trading partners.

An EDI Value-Added-Network (VAN) provides direct access to all partners in your supply chain and InterTrade is one of only a handful of TIER-1 EDI VAN service providers in North America. InterTrade is fully and securely interconnected to all other major VANs, enabling you to quickly connect your enterprise to your trading partners for efficient, real-time EDI exchanges integrated to your IT systems.

Benefits to Suppliers

EDI may seem complicated but in reality, it is a vehicle to standardize and simplify communications between trading partners. Retailers, suppliers, distributors, 3PLs, etc. all can benefit by exchanging important business documents on a secure network and in real-time. This translates into:

  • More accurate information – less manual intervention
  • Increased automation – less paper; more green
  • Improved visibility on B2B transactions
  • Closer business relationships
  • Shorter sales cycle
  • Faster orders-to-cash
  • More sales!

Small, medium and large businesses are turning to InterTrade for customizable network solutions that grant quick access to any trading partner at the most affordable price.

Simple and Affordable EDI VAN Solutions to Fit Your Needs

  • InterTrade s EDI solutions allow you to share POs, Invoices, ASNs, and other critical business documents electronically with your trading partners, regardless of their back-office applications and ERPs
  • InterTrade supports a wide array of communications options including FTP, AS2/AS3, HTTPS, VPN and our own ultra-secure proprietary security communications software (ecConnect)
  • Our state-of-the-art monitoring tool (ecView) provides real-time visibility on all documents shared between you and your business partners

Whether you have your own EDI software and IT staff or you want InterTrade to manage your entire document mapping, translation and transportation, our customizable solutions will ensure you fully meet your partner requirements, easily and quickly.

Contact our experts to discuss your EDI needs and find a solution that is right for you.

Fully Managed EDI Services (including analysis, mapping, translation and transportation)

InterTrade s Managed EDI Services drive results to your bottom line by enabling you to focus on your core competencies knowing that your electronic trading relationships are optimally managed.

InterTrade takes on the onus of implementing, operating, maintaining and optimizing the entire infrastructure and services needed to run your B2B electronic document exchanges so you can comply with your trading partner requirements without the expense of new hardware, software or specialized in-house EDI resources.

This full-service hosted EDI implementation includes:

  • Application file specifications analysis
  • EDI standards compliance
  • Connectivity implementation
  • Data transformation mappings creation
  • Customer testing
  • Trading partner testing
  • Continual monitoring and production

Fax to EDI

ecFax Fax-to-EDI capability provides an efficient and cost-effective way to trade electronically with your fax-ready business partners, regardless of their size. The Fax-to-EDI service automatically converts information from trading partners faxes into electronic data and then delivers this data ready for integration into your ERP or other enterprise applications. The result? Faxed documents can now be processed just like electronic ones.


If you need an easy and cost-effective EDI solution that requires nothing but a computer and an internet connection, Web-EDI is your answer. Web-EDI allows you to become EDI-enabled to reach all of your retailers through a web browser. It is fast to implement, easy to use and requires no additional software. Our web-EDI service also enables carton label printing for your convenience.

AS2 Brokerage

Let InterTrade handle your complex communications connectivity to your trading partners. Whether they require AS2, AS3, FTPS, etc. InterTrade provides the connectivity so you can do what you do best – focus on your core business.

Discuss your EDI needs with our experts for personalized professional service.

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