By: Gs1 Nz  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Supply Chain, Bar Codes

The GS1 System is an integrated system of global standards that provides for accurate identification and communication of information regarding products, assets, services and locations. It is the most implemented supply chain standards system in the world.

The GS1 System is the foundation of a wide range of efficiency-building supply chain applications and solutions. Based on GS1 Identification Keys, a common recurring set of identification keys, the GS1 System is composed of a number of key standards areas:

GS1 Bar Codes

eCom Standards

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Standards enable globally-unique identification numbers to be used for RFID (Radio Frequency Identification),  with major benefits in the tracking and tracing of products, services and other items in supply chains. EPC is Electronic Product Code.

Keywords: Bar Codes, Supply Chain

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Our expert team helps you improve systems and processes in your organisation and supply chains by implementing the most relevant parts of the GS1 System. GS1 New Zealand has a range of services for helping members secure the full benefits of GS1 bar coding and other GS1 standards.