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In-House EDI Solution
Web Based EDI Solution with GS1-128 Label Printing
Web Based EDI Solution without GS1-128 Label Printing

In-House EDI Solution

If your company does EDI in-house, which means you have software installed on your own server and you have integrated EDI data into your internal business applications, then you will need to:
  • Update your ASN Maps - Contact your EDI Software Resource for assistance
  • Set-up a GS1-128 Printing System -
    GS1-128 Printing System consists of:
    • Barcode Software Package - There's many different software programs which can be utilized to design/create compliant GS1 bar code labels. We offer a windows based program named BarTender for Windows, for more info click here.
      Approximate Cost: $375
    • Barcode Printer - Either a Thermal (Direct or Thermal Transfer), or a Laser Printer is capable of printing compliant GS1-128 Shipping Labels. Many companies use the same label printer used for printing documents for their label printer.
      Approximate Cost: $200
    • Label Stock - The cost of label stock is based on if a thermal or laser printer is being used. If you need blank laser label stock, click here.
      Approximate Cost: $.05/label


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Web Based EDI Solution with GS1-128 Label Printing

If your company is using a web-based EDI Solution with label printing capability, here's what you need to do:
  • Contact your existing web-based Solution Provider to get details on generating labels.
  • Set-up a GS1-128 Printing System -
    One of the advantages of using a web-based EDI solution is that GS1-128 label printing is integrated as part of the solution. This means that all you need is a: Barcode Printer and labels
    • Barcode Printer - Either a Thermal (Direct or Thermal Transfer), or a Laser Printer is capable of printing compliant GS1-128 Shipping Labels. Many companies use the same label printer used for printing documents for their label printer.
      Approximate Cost: $200
    • Label Stock - The cost of label stock is based on if a thermal or laser printer is being used. If you need blank laser label stock, click here.
      Approximate Cost: $.05/label


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Web Based EDI Solution without GS1-128 Label Printing

If your company is using a web-based EDI Solution without label printing capability, here's what you need to do:
  • Set-up a GS1-128 Printing System -
    GS1-128 Printing System consists of 3 components:
    • Barcode Software Package - There's many different software programs which can be utilized to design/create compliant GS1 bar code labels. We offer a windows based program named: BarTender for Windows, for more info click here.
      Approximate Cost: $375
    • Barcode Printer - Either a Thermal (Direct or Thermal Transfer), or a Laser Printer is capable of printing compliant GS1-128 Shipping Labels. Many companies use the same label printer used for printing documents for their label printer.
      Approximate Cost: $200
    • Label Stock - The cost of label stock is based on if a thermal or laser printer is being used. If you need blank laser label stock click here.
      Approximate Cost: $.05/label
NOTE: If you are using a web-based EDI solution which does not integrate the GS1-128 Label Printing Function, you will need to manually enter the SSCC-18 bar code into the ASN before sending. This is a CRITICAL step in order for the GS1-128 Shipping Label to be of any use to True Value.



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