Transact with Ingram Micro directly from your own e-commerce or ERP system
IM-XML is a Business to Business integrated solution that leverages the flexibility of eXtensible Mark-up Language (XML) Using IM-XML, trading partners connect directly and in real-time to Ingram Micro’s world-class inventory and distribution platform, IMpulse. IM-XML automates business transactions such as price checks, availability and ordering, with the flexibility to adapt quickly to new situations and support new processes.
Ingram Micro has developed IM-XML which consists of multiple distinct XML transactions. Utilizing these transactions can give you control over the cycle of any order you place with Ingram Micro. IM-XML provides upstream and downstream connectivity for Ingram Micro's trading partners. It is a cost-effective choice for supply chain automation, telesales applications and e-commerce solutions.
- Increase your productivity. Save time and cost through order automation and live price and availability
- Instant allocation of stock to your orders
- Automation of order processing from your e-commerce web site or purchasing system
- Virtual warehousing – show live Ingram Micro availability on your systems
- Reduce duplication of effort – transact with Ingram Micro directly from your own purchasing system
- Take control of the order process – Add lines, remove lines, release or cancel your own orders
- Track your orders to delivery – follow order progress from submittal to delivery
- Electronic Invoicing
- Quicker and more cost effective to implement and run than other Business to Business integrated solutions such as EDI
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All IM-XML integrations are subject to business approval. Please contact your Account Manager or Sales Team Manager if you are interested in undertaking IM-XML integration. If you have any technical enquiries regarding our IM-XML system please email