ECi Launches Private Supply Network for OMD23 Jul, 2008
ECi Launches Private Supply Network for OMD
FORT WORTH, Texas – July 22, 2008 – eCommerce Industries, Inc. (“ECi”), a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, has connected its OMD® business system software to the ECi Private Supply Network (PSN). The PSN will provide OMD users with access to an expanded range of IT consumables and supply vendors, as well as lowering operational costs through faster, more accurate purchasing.
The PSN will enable dealers using ECi’s OMD software to exchange data and conduct electronic transactions with suppliers and other trading partners via a private, Internet-based network. The initial release offers Internet-based purchasing with business products wholesaler S.P. Richards Co. (SPR), with other suppliers to follow. Currently, more than 30 business and IT product manufacturers, wholesalers and buying groups are connected to the PSN.
Using the PSN, dealers will be able to transmit purchase orders directly from their OMD software, without the need to upload or download files manually. The purchase orders will be updated automatically based on the received acknowledgements.
Support for the PSN is included in the current version of the OMD software, release 2706.1. Dealers interested in finding out more about OMD, or other ECi products, should contact the company at 866-374-3221 or firstname.lastname@example.org.