B2BGateways SuiteApp for NetSuites SuiteCloud Supercharges Supply Chain Operation for Red Star Traders
May 2012 | Boston, MA – B2BGateway, a leading global EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) provider and NetSuite Solution Partner, today announced that Red Star Traders, a direct importer and product marketing company, selected B2BGateway’s cloud-based fully integrated EDI solutions SuiteApp for the NetSuite SuiteCloud Computing platform. As Red Star Traders rapidly grew and increased the variety of partners and integrations, they experienced growing pains that hindered their ability to exchange information safely and seamlessly throughout their supply network. B2BGateway provided Red Star with an integrated and scalable EDI solution to meet the increased demand of new orders and trading partner relationships. Red Star Traders uses NetSuite to run the business including enabling overseas manufacturing, importing, warehouse management, shipment accounting, inventory management, CRM, order management, partner management, EDI integration, and reporting. B2BGateway’s cloud-based fully integrated EDI solutions SuiteApp for NetSuite allows Red Star Traders to trade efficiently with major online and offline retailers such as Walmart, Home Depot, Target, JC Penny, Amazon, etc. B2BGateway’s NetSuite EDI solutions also allow Red Star Traders to communicate effectively with their 3PL partners: Ceva and Network Logistics Inc, further automating Red Star’s entire supply chain process and streamlining their business operations. B2BGateway’s EDI solutions fully automate Red Star Traders’ Shipping Order, Shipping Advice, Fulfilment, ASN and GS1-128 barcode requirements. “As an organization that trades with a myriad of large, multiple stores and online retailers, being EDI compliant is essential to our business. The majority of our trading partners insist that we be EDI compliant to exchange business documents such as Purchase Orders, Invoices and Advance Shipping Notices,” said Bill Apgood vice president of Red Star Traders. “B2BGateway was the best-in-class provider for Red Star Traders’ needs as they were able to provide us with seamless EDI integration with our NetSuite solution.” Through B2BGateway’s fully integrated cloud-based EDI solutions SuiteApp and their ability to meet the scalability needs of their clients, Red Star Traders have automated their entire supply chain process, removing the need for manual data entry. This has led to increased efficiencies, reduced errors and reduced costs. “EDI is indispensable for business-to-business transactions, but many organizations face huge obstacles when transitioning accounting packages as their business grows and develops,” says Steve Kohler, vice president of Systems Development at B2BGateway.Net. “With B2BGateway’s cloud-based fully integrated EDI solutions for NetSuite we have moved beyond the realm of simple EDI and can now integrate transactions that were previously thought impossible.”
About B2BGateway: B2BGateway is a leading global EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) provider and NetSuite Solution Development Partner since 2001. Having offices in Boston & Rhode Island, USA; Shannon, Ireland and Sydney, Australia, B2BGateway.Net offer 24/7 dedicated customer support with each client having its own designated Support Engineer. B2BGateway EDI solutions are simple to use, competitively priced, highly effective and can increase profitability by reducing costs associated with human data entry errors. B2BGateway EDI solutions are also highly flexible and adaptable so that they can cater to any organization from the Sole Trader to the Multinational Corporation. For further information please call 1 (401) 491 9595 or log onto www.B2BGateway.Net.
About Red Star Traders: Red Star is a direct import, product marketing company, providing retail buyers with product development, overseas manufacturing and domestic distribution services. Red Star categories of focus include jewelry boxes, men’s gifts & furnishings, and RTA furniture. Red Star’s team of marketing and design professionals can help identify market trends and deliver products that meet target retails with maximum perceived value. Red Star’s network of manufacturing partners and overseas production managers insure integrity in production and strict quality control. In short, Red Star can deliver the products your consumers want faster, at stronger retails and with higher margins. For further details please visit www.redstartraders.com