When doing business with Cooper, you have access to business tools and innovative technology to help reduce transaction costs and maximize profitability. An optimized supply chain can be achieved through an efficient electronic flow of order information, accurate inventory management and easy access to real-time information.
The C3 - Cooper Customer Center gives you access to information when you need it. C3 is an easy-to-use web portal that provides real-time product availability, net pricing, order status, tracking and more. It's simple, fast and accurate. Designed to save you time and help you make informed business decisions that drive revenue.
Electronic Data Interchange allows Cooper Industries to efficiently trade daily business transactions electronically with our partners. Purchase Orders, Invoices and even Remittance Advice transactions can be delivered securely and accurately within minutes or hours of the business transactions taking place. Utilizing EDI to manage order data electronically helps reduce the amount of paper used in the process, eliminate errors from manual entry and increase the speed of the order cycle. For additional information on Cooper Industries EDI Program or how to get set up, please click the link below.
Vendor managed inventory allows customers to take advantage of automated replenishment from Cooper Industries. This process is a crucial element of profitability and VMI helps reduce the amount of inventory needed on hand by enabling just in-time orders as well as minimizing stock-out potential. Most importantly, forecasting becomes centralized and the supply chain is shortened by keeping the right amount of products in stock and reductions in transaction costs.
Cooper Industries is a supply partner of the IDW and strives to be best in class as an E-Commerce partner in the marketplace. This means centralized access to electronically synchronize product information to our customers. We provide error free, standard data that you, our customer, can access to promote Cooper products in any media format. Cooper Industries data is available to authorized IDW demand partners.