November 19, 2018

IDEA Announces Strategic Partnership with Newest Tech Affiliate, Faxinating Solutions Inc.

IDEA adds to their Tech Affiliate program by partnering with Faxinating Solutions Inc. to facilitate EDI document exchange, providing EDI solutions for facsimile documents.

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Arlington, VA- IDEA and Faxinating Solutions Inc. (FSI) an EDI Translations & Services company, announced their partnership, being the newest addition to IDEA’s Tech Affiliate Program. Faxinating Solutions’ supply chain and customer automation services and products will be offered by IDEA throughout North America.

The services and tools provided by FSI will help to increase the number of NON-EDI trading partners all over the country to become EDI capable. “Everyone wins,” explains IDEA’s Exchange Director of Digital Integration Services, Tom Guzik. “Large firms can now trade electronically with 100% of their community, eliminating paper and dramatically increasing the efficiency of their supply chain. Their trading partners, in turn, can join the fold without having to change their existing processes.”
“Now anyone with a fax machine, a PC, a modem, Internet access—or, if need be, just a postage stamp—can use the FSI services to transact electronically on a pay as you go basis,” says Faxinating Solutions’ President and CEO, Steve Hatajlo. Working with IDEA, we can translate business documents and pass them on in the appropriate format to their trading partner.”
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About IDEA

The Industry Data Exchange Association, Inc. (IDEA) is the official technology service provider and eBusiness standards body of the electrical industry. Since its founding by the partnership between National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) and (NEMA) partnership in 1998, IDEA’s applications provide value to vertical markets such as industrial, retail, and consumer packaged goods. Every year, thousands of manufacturers and distributors find the most cost-effective methods through IDEA’s innovative products and processes. IDEA’s applications help connect the supply chain and make business processes efficient, easy and profitable while maintaining the highest standards of data quality. IDEA is headquartered in Arlington, VA (

About Faxinating Solutions

FSI is a Business Process Outsourcer (BPO) that provides electronic transaction exchange services and portals for trading partners that want to transact with one another without investing in complex e-business infrastructures. As one of North America’s electronic data interchange pioneers and a leading BPO in this space since 1991, FSI continues to devise new ways for companies to automate and streamline their supply chain without having to invest in costly e-commerce infrastructures and the ever-changing standards and disparate technologies that accompany them.
FSI’s e-commerce services also include EDI software solutions, catalogue management tools, ERP integration, EDI outsourcing, application-to-application integration services and solutions, WEB EDI and WEB Business applications, Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), XML and accompanying professional services. (