Application Electronic Interfaces

E-Commerce Interface Modules

LOG-NET has a set of electronic commerce applications that both comply with and set the industry standard on
electronic commerce interfacing. These interfaces meet the challenging demands of the specific trading partner
community they are designed to interface with. When inquiring on availability, please note that extracts and
uploads are sold and priced separately.

LOG-NET is proud to present the industry's broadest e-commerce interface library in production today. Be sure
to check back for updates to this list as we are constantly extending our functional capability.


LOG-NET supports integration through standard ANSI and EDIFACT electronic data interchange (EDI), sFTP based file transfers as well as REST based web services.

Integration Modules Offered


PURCHASE ORDERS
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Record purchase order details of goods that will be managed in a supply chain. Upload orders from an ERP system, add international
details and then transmit to vendors and logistics service providers.


ALLOCATION/SALES ORDER
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Records allocation or sales order details. Specifies intermediary or final destinations for existing
purchase orders. This information can be transmitted to warehouses to prepare for outbound planning prior to
the shipment's arrival at the warehouse.


FACTORY DEPARTURE
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Record the departure of shipments from a vendor, supplier, or factory location where the ownership
of the goods has not transferred to the cargo principal or consignee.


VENDOR DELIVERY
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Records the delivery of merchandise at an origin prior to the transfer of ownership to the cargo
principal or consignee. Inventory will show as at origin, not allocated or exportable (if overseas).


COMMERCIAL INVOICE
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Provides a supplier invoice for goods being shipped. Can be formatted with commodity classification information for Customs uses or by selling unit for banking purposes.


ORIGIN BOOKING
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Allows suppliers, forwarders, or freight consolidators to record the tentative shipping information
from an origin. This event is designed to record a planned departure and the planned carrier and the associated
estimated shipment details.


ORIGIN RECEIPT FOR SHIPMENT
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Records the availability of new inventory at location. This inventory is in good order, owned by the
cargo principal, exportable, and available to ship.


SHIPPED FROM ORIGIN / MANIFEST / ADVANCED SHIP NOTICE (ASN)
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Records the departure of inventory from an origin location. Air, ocean, and motor modes of transport are supported.


OCEAN CARRIER EVENTS
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Used to receive status update messages from the ocean carrier community. All carrier events are supported including:

  • Origin Receipt
  • Load to Vessel
  • Vessel Arrival
  • Vessel Unload
  • Rail Load
  • Rail Arrival
  • Rail Unload
  • In gate
  • Out gate
  • Customs Clearance
  • Cashier Clearance
  • Freight Clearance
  • Delivery
  • Empty Container Return


OCEAN CARRIER BILL OF LADING / INVOICE
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Records ocean carrier bill of lading and freight details.


OCEAN CARRIER BOOKING REQUEST / STATUS
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET)


Transmit requests to book cargo with ocean carriers and receive back their acceptance, counter-offer or declination.


OCEAN VERMAS MESSAGE
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET)


Transmits the IMO maritime VERified gross MASs (VERMAS) message to ocean carriers.


IMPORTER SECURITY FILING (ISF)
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET)


Transmits the Importer Security Filing message to US Customs.


AUTOMATED MANIFEST SYSTEM (AMS)
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET)


Transmits a vessel manifest to US Customs and Border Protection.


ELECTRONIC EXPORT INFORMATION (EEI)
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET)


Transmits an export declaration for cargo departing the United States to the US Census department.


TRANS-SHIPMENT RECEIPT
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Used for the receipt of existing inventory into a storage or trans-shipment facility. As this
transaction is used for existing inventory, trading partners can also communicate overages, shortages and
damage receipts.


MOTOR /AIR CARRIER EVENTS
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Used to receive status update messages from the ocean carrier community. All carrier events are supported including:

  • Appointment for Pick-Up
  • Pick-Up
  • Rail Load
  • Rail Arrival
  • Rail Unload
  • In gate
  • Out gate
  • Appointment for Delivery
  • Delivery
  • Empty Container Return


MOTOR CARRIER WAYBILL / INVOICE
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Records motor way bill and freight charge details.


TERMINAL GATE ACTIVITY
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Used with our equipment control area to record gate transactions, equipment reservation, and equipment
movement when these transactions are done by a third party terminal and transmitted to LOG-NET.


SHIPPING ORDER / LOAD TENDER
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET)


Used to transmit a request for shipment to a carrier.


CUSTOMS VESSEL MANIFEST
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET)


Transmit bill of lading-based vessel manifest to customs entities. Provides all data elements to
comply with Custom's 24-hour filing requirements.


BROKER EVENTS
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET) and Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET)


Records broker event details for customs entries.


BROKER INVOICE
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Records broker charge details.


WAREHOUSE INVENTORY ACTIVITY
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Records inventory adjustments, final delivery, and inspections from a third party warehouse or WMS application.


BAR CODE INTERFACE
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Loads bar code scans for case detail into LOG-NET at time of receipt or shipment.


RFID / GPS INTERFACE
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Loads RFID information with optional GPS detail against pallets of goods or shipping containers for real time geo-spatial tracking and management.


INVENTORY MASTER
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)


Records inventory details into LOG-NET reference tables.

CUSTOMER
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)

Records customer records to be used in accounting processes.

CUSTOMER INVOICE AND RECEIPT
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)

Records customer invoice records used in accounting processes.

VENDOR
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)

Records vendor records to be used in accounting processes.

VENDOR INVOICE AND PAYMENT
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)

Records vendor payable invoice records used in accounting processes.

RATES AND SERVICE
Available Modes: Outbound (Extract from LOG-NET) and Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)

Records service rates, charges and GL accounts to be used in accounting processes.

JOURNAL ENTRIES
Available Modes: Inbound (Upload to LOG-NET)

Allows the upload of journal entries in to the appropriate general ledger.