Vendor Managed Inventory

Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI, CMI, and SBT)

Done correctly, VMI can help shape supply chain improvements for many companies, including:

  • Reduced Inventory costs
  • Increased visibility and stock outs
  • More predictable demand
  • Lower logistics costs
  • Improved customer service metrics

Retail EDI works with companies to optimize VMI implementations and operations.  Enabling B2B messaging to support analytics from a common canonical means on-demand insight is available to support continual efficiency gains.

Retail EDI provide support for implementation and improvement projects across B2B messaging (EDI), agreements/rules, as well as analytics to support forecasting and replenishment.