EDI Case Studies
Read these EDI case studies to learn about the various approaches taken by companies that have already implemented EDI.
Nichirin U.K. Limited
Nichirin U.K. Limited (Nichirin) is a subsidiary of the Japanese Nichirin Group that manufactures and sells automotive hoses to global vehicle manufacturers. From its U.K. base in Manchester, it assembles and supplies automotive hoses in the U.K. and throughout Europe.
National Merchant Buying Society (NMBS) is the most successful trading platform and buying group in the United Kingdom for independent builders, plumbers, hardware and timber merchants. Founded in 1963, its primary aim is to enable members to get the best possible deal from suppliers by offering them a cost-effective route to the independent marketplace. In 2018, the total purchasing power of NMBS amounted to more than £1.7 billion, serving more than 1,000 members, representing more than 3,000 branch locations.
The HCT Group specializes in the design and manufacture of luxury packaging and turnkey solutions for the cosmetics industry. Established in the UK in 1992, the company began by manufacturing innovative packaging products and has grown to incorporate brand creation, design innovation, product development and logistics. Today, the Group has offices spread across Europe, the US and Asia.
Dixons Carphone is a multinational electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company headquartered in London, formed on August 2014 by the merger of Dixons Retail and Carphone Warehouse Group. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.
DB Schenker, a wholly owned subsidiary of Deutsche Bahn AG, is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics services. It holds top positions in the global air and ocean freight business, manages Europe’s densest land transport network and has the rail expertise of the largest European rail freight company.
Autoliv develops and manufactures automotive safety systems for all major automotive manufacturers. Products from the Swedish-American enterprise save 30,000 lives and prevent ten times as many severe injuries every year.
Infineon Technologies is the number one semiconductor supplier to the automotive industry in power electronics and chip card applications. The company is headquartered in Neubiberg near Munich, Germany and is active in all major European markets.
Technicolor is an industry-leading provider of technologies for visual effects, animations, and post-production services to the cinema, television, and advertising industries. It is one of the world’s leading suppliers of digital content delivery services and home access devices. And it is also a worldwide leading manufacturer of DVD and Blu-ray discs.