Fact Sheet SPS Commerce for MS SMALL BUSSINESS MANAGER

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   SPS Commerce for MS SMALL BUSSINESS MANAGER


                    SUPPLY CHAIN                   SPS Commerce for MS SMALL BUSSINESS MANAGER
                                                   is an integrated, service based solution that allows your
                 INTEGRATION FOR                   organization to seamlessly exchange business
              MS SMALL BUSSINESS                   information such as purchase orders and invoices,
                                                   directly into and out of MS SMALL BUSSINESS
                       MANAGER                     MANAGER . The service is ideal for companies that
                                                   need to trade data using Electronic Data Interchange
                                                   (EDI), eXtensible Markup Language (XML) or any similar
                                                   format with one or more of its trading partners or
                                                   customers. The result is a solution that can process
                                                   hundreds or thousands of transactions per month and
                                                   eliminate the need to manually key data into MS SMALL
                                                   BUSSINESS MANAGER.

                SPSCOMMERCE.NET:
                                                   For years, large companies have been reaping the
                 THE EDI SOFTWARE                  benefits of exchanging fast, accurate order information
                      ALTERNATIVE                  with their customers and suppliers utilizing EDI software.
                                                   However, the costs of purchasing EDI software licenses,
                                                   hardware and network services as well as paying internal
                                                   staff or consultants to implement, monitor, support and
                                                   maintain the system put technology out of reach for most
                                                   small and mid-sized companies. Until now!

                                                   SPSCommerce.net provides everything your company
                                                   needs to trade EDI with customers and other trading
                                                   partners – without the expense and hassle associated
                                                   with software implementations. Instead, SPS
                                                   Commerce’s world-class data center hosts an EDI
                                                   translator and mapping software, hardware, and
                                                   networking / communications infrastructure along with an
                                                   experienced team to implement, support and maintain

          Automate the Process of Receiving &
          Sending Order Information With Ease




   SPS Commerce for MAS 90 / 200

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                                          SPS Commerce for MS SMALL BUSSINESS MANAGER




       WORKS FOR ALL OF YOUR                        SPSCommerce.net has the largest network of connected
                                                    retailers in the industry. With over 1,200 retailers
                 CUSTOMERS                          currently connected, you will most likely find that your
                                                    customers are already available. If you have a customer
                                                    that isn’t already on SPSCommerce.net, you simply need
                                                    to ask your SPS Commerce account manager for an
                                                    additional connection and we will connect that retailer to
                                                    you within 2-4 weeks.


         OPEN DATA TRANSPORT                        SPS Commerce’s service is based on modern, open
                                                    network platforms rather than proprietary Value Added
                                                    Networks (VANs) to transport data from your company to
                                                    SPSCommerce.net. In addition, SPSCommerce.net can
                                                    communicate with your trading partners via their preferred
                                                    method such as VAN, AS2, VPN, SecureFTP, HTTPS,
                                                    etc.


           EXTENSIVE DOCUMENT                       Our flexible technology allows SPS Commerce to easily
                                                    support existing EDI documents, as well as new XML-
                       LIBRARY                      based documents so your SPSCommerce.net solution
                                                    can grow with the ongoing demands of your customers
                                                    and trading community. SPSCommerce.net supports the
                                                    following documents and more.


                                                    •   ASN w/ Multiple P.O.s
                                                    •   Blanket P.O. w/ P.O. Releases
                                                    •   Credit/ Debit Adjustment
                                                    •   Free Form Text Messaging
                                                    •   Order Inquiry
                                                    •   Organization Relationship w/ Cross Dock
                                                        (Location Name & Addresses)
                                                    •   Planning Schedule w/Release
                                                    •   P.O. w/ Multiple Ship To
                                                    •   Price Tags/ Tickets
                                                    •   Private Label Packing Slip
                                                    •   Product Activity Data
                                                    •   Remittance Advice
                                                    •   Standalone Credit Invoice
                                                    •   And many more.




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                                          SPS Commerce for MS SMALL BUSSINESS MANAGER




          ONE SERVICE PROVIDER                     Even if a single customer’s compliance requirements
                                                   initially brought you to SPS, you will quickly discover that
           FOR ALL YOUR NEEDS                      you can extend your investment in SPS Commerce for
                                                   additional supply chain needs with:

                                                   •   UPC Catalog: SPSCommerce.net’s Item
                                                       Synchronization Service is specifically designed to
                                                       help small and mid-sized companies satisfy their
                                                       customer’s electronic compliance requirements for the
                                                       electronic delivery of UPC item information, pricing
                                                       data, and more.

                                                   •   Online Ordering: SPS’ Online Ordering Service is
                                                       designed to help manufacturers and distributors lower
                                                       their dependency on customer support
                                                       representatives, thereby reducing costs from errors
                                                       introduced by manual order entry. At the same time, it
                                                       increases customer satisfaction by providing
                                                       customers a 24X7 accessible, self-service web site for
                                                       placing orders.

                                                   •   Leverages Existing Investments: Seamless
            FEATURES & BENEFITS                        integration with MS SMALL BUSSINESS MANAGER.

                                                   •   Outsourced: Allows you to focus on your core
                                                       competencies while SPS Commerce takes
                                                       responsibility for your EDI resources.

                                                   •   Available anytime: As a member of
                                                       SPSCommerce.net, you have a self-service
                                                       environment available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

                                                   •   Supported: If you have any problems, SPS
                                                       Commerce’s customer representatives provide one-on-
                                                       one support via phone, web chat, or email.

                                                   •   Real-Time, Document Router guarantees each
                                                       document is delivered to the correct destination without
                                                       waiting for overnight batch updates.

                                                   •   Any-to-Any Transformation Engine ensures
                                                       interoperability between any buyer and supplier
                                                       regardless of their own unique I.T. standards –
                                                       including EDI, XML, and Flat File formats.




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                                                   •   Sophisticated Business Rules metadata to capture,
                                                       represent and enforce the unique business processes
                                                       of each buyer’s supply chain – at a level far beyond the
                                                       syntax capabilities of traditional EDI.

                                                   •   Centralized Document Repository to archive each
                                                       transaction and its data content for dispute resolution,
                                                       exception reporting, and supply chain performance
                                                       analysis.


                        TELL ME MORE               For detailed product information or pricing, please contact
                                                   SPS Commerce at 866-245-8100 or
                                                   info@spscommerce.com.




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