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Home Hardware Changes – Article by Hardlines.ca

Providing EDI services to Home Hardware and their supplier community for the past 14 years, Commport has come to see just how in touch Home Hardware is with their community focused, members first attitude. Over the last number of months we have been working with Home Hardware to onboard many suppliers to become EDI compliant. Their goal is to “tighten and strengthen the relationship between Home Hardware and their vendor base". Published by Hardlines (... Read More

Retail Council of Canada Annual STORE Conference

Commport's Brian Miles attended the RCC STORE event May 28 -29 at the Toronto Congress Centre. RCC has done a great job of growing its membership, expanding the STORE Conference and attracting both sought after speakers and over 2,000 attendees to the S... Read More

Commport Attends MEDEC MedTech Conference

Commport attended MEDEC MEDTech 2019 Conference on April 3rd. Although not as well attended as some have been in the past, the topics and presentations were well done and extremely relevant.  Many of the presentations were formatted using highly interactive panelists in a relaxed atmosphere.  The focus for the most part was on Innovation in Healthcare and involved Patient Outcomes as part of the discussion.  In a few panel discussions, actual patients were on stage and involved. ... Read More

Consider Moving to a New ERP System?

Considering Moving to a New ERP System? Consulting EDI providers early in the process can help save 1000's of Dollars Many companies realize the importance of streamlining their supply chain processes - the myriad of benefits reaped from automating manual processes in order to better manage l... Read More

RCC’s Leaders in Retail Breakfast Series – October 17

On October 17, 2018 Commport was excited to attend the Retail Council of Canada's Leaders in Retail Breakfast Series* featuring Sarah Davis, CEO of Loblaws. RCC's CEO, Diane Brisebois interviewed Sarah on stage in front of over 400 people and asked a number of pertinent questions related to Loblaw and Canadian retail industry. Sarah is a gifted communicator and answered all the questions with a lot of clarity, depth and honesty in telling the Loblaw stor... Read More

The Security of EDI Data

The Security of EDI Data  Since 1975, corporations of all sizes have put their trust into Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) to exchange commercial transactions with their trading partner community, and since 1984, they have relied and put their trust into Value Added Network... Read More

10 Signs your EDI System Sucks

10 Signs Your EDI System Sucks EDI Implementation Issues  to Fix Now Download Free Infographic 1. EDI as a Full Time Job Someone in your office is keying invoices or other documents into a web portal - or 'doing EDI' is their full time job. 2. Fear of the EDI Setup You would rather rely on faxes and phone calls to take or... Read More