The Advanced Ship Notice transaction is exchanged between the organization
responsible for detailing and communicating the contents of a shipment, or
shipments, to one or more receivers of the transaction. The receiver of this
transaction set can be any organization having an interest in the contents of a
shipment or information about the contents of a shipment. The transaction set
can be used to list the contents of a shipment of goods as well as additional
information relating to the shipment, such as order information, product
description, physical characteristics, type of packaging, marking, carrier
information and configuration of goods within the transportation equipment. The
transaction set enables the sender to describe the contents and configuration of
a shipment in various levels of detail.
The Invoice transaction is sent by The Hershey Company to the customer relative to
the billing for goods shipped to the customer. The Invoice Process flow
illustrates the exchange of documents between the customer and Hershey.
Purchase Orders (850)
The Purchase Order transaction (850) is used by our customers to
communicate the placement of orders for Hershey products.