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GS1 US Workshop Series Supports FDA Unique Device Identification Requirements for Healthcare Professionals

 GS1 US will hold a series of workshops for healthcare professionals to guide them through GS1 Standards implementation to address the...

Feb 03, 2016, 12:00 ET

GS1 US Data Quality and Supply Chain Visibility Workshops to Provide Guidance on Improving Data and Supporting Product Traceability

 GS1 US will hold a series of workshops on the topic of data quality and supply chain visibility for professionals in data and supply chain...

Jan 26, 2016, 09:30 ET

GS1 US Expands Advisory Services Program to Address Unique Industry Challenges

The GS1 US Advisory Services program has been expanded to provide customized technical and business expertise to address industry's unique GS1...

Jan 13, 2016, 09:30 ET

QVC Chief Information Officer Joins the GS1 US Board of Governors

 Linda Dillman, chief information officer, QVC®, the global leader in video and e-commerce retail, has been appointed to the GS1 US Board...

Sep 28, 2015, 12:00 ET

GS1 Shares its Standards for Sustainable Farming with the United Nations

 GS1 CEO and President, Miguel Lopera, was a featured panellist during the UN General Assembly SDG Summit  in New York today, where he...

Aug 04, 2015, 10:00 ET

GS1 US, the Federal Reserve and Cash Industry Leaders Collaborate to Drive Better Cash Visibility

GS1 US is collaborating with the Federal Reserve and cash handling industry leaders to bring greater transparency and efficiency to cash...

Jul 16, 2015, 09:30 ET

GS1 US Attribute Explorer Offers Trading Partners Standardized Definitions for Product Attributes

A new GS1 US online tool will address industry demand for standardized product attribute definitions and help businesses better serve the...

Jun 24, 2015, 10:00 ET

GS1 US Appoints Greg Bylo Vice President of Healthcare

GS1 US has appointed Greg Bylo vice president, healthcare. In this role, Mr. Bylo is responsible for leading GS1 Healthcare US®, an...

Jun 11, 2015, 10:00 ET

GS1 US Publishes Data Governance Best Practice and Assessment Guides

 Two new guidance documents have been published by GS1 US to support organizations evaluating their data quality program within their...

Jun 08, 2015, 10:00 ET

Johnson & Johnson Executive Joins the GS1 US Board of Governors

 Katherine Ross, Vice President, Customer & Logistics Services, Johnson & Johnson and President of Johnson & Johnson Health Care...

Jun 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

Macy's, PVH Corp. and OpenText|GXS Honored During 19th Annual GS1 US Apparel and General Merchandise Retail Industry Achievement Awards Ceremony

GS1 US recognized three companies yesterday with GS1 US Apparel and General Merchandise Retail Industry Achievement Awards at the GS1 Connect 2015...

May 19, 2015, 09:30 ET

Best Buy, Bing, CNET, eBay, Google and Walmart Support New GS1 US Standard for Listing Product Information Online

 A new GS1 US standard offers a common approach for listing and classifying products across all e-commerce platforms. Developed in...

Apr 13, 2015, 10:30 ET

GS1 Connect 2015 Conference to Offer Actionable Supply Chain Best Practices that Drive Business Growth

Speakers representing nearly 50 of the world's leading organizations, including Abbott Laboratories, Best Buy, The Coca-Cola Company, The Kroger...

Mar 26, 2015, 11:41 ET

GS1 Canada Announces Partnership with Global Data Solutions Leader 1WorldSync to power GS1 Canada GDSN Data Pool

New partnership enables Canadian companies to access world's leading GDSN Data Pool Services TORONTO, March 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Known for the...

Mar 19, 2015, 10:00 ET
Data from the GS1 US Standards Usage Survey and Auburn University's RFID Lab.

GS1 US Survey Shows Manufacturers and Retailers Embrace RFID to Enhance Inventory Visibility

The results of the 2014 GS1 US Standards Usage Survey show that apparel and general merchandise manufacturers and retailers are using item level...

Mar 02, 2015, 11:00 ET

Call for Nominations for the 18th Annual GS1 US Apparel and General Merchandise Retail Industry Achievement Awards Now Open

GS1 US is now accepting nominations for the GS1 US Apparel and General Merchandise Retail Industry Achievement Awards, which recognize retail...

Feb 26, 2015, 10:00 ET

GS1 US National Data Quality Program Framework to Support Efficient Supply Chain Operations

GS1 US has published a GS1 US National Data Quality Program framework, which outlines the key components to help companies establish and sustain...

Feb 12, 2015, 10:00 ET

GS1 US Advisory Services Program to Provide Customized GS1 Standards Implementation Guidance

 A new GS1 US Advisory Services program provides GS1 US members with customized technical and business expertise to address their unique...

Jan 28, 2015, 11:45 ET

GS1 Connect 2015 Keynote Speakers Announced for 15th Annual Conference

Three keynote speakers will headline the 15th annual GS1 Connect 2015 conference themed "Innovate. Collaborate. Transform." The keynote lineup...

Jan 06, 2015, 10:00 ET

GS1 US Introduces New Retail Industry Guideline to Support RFID Implementation

GS1 US has released a new guideline called the "Tagged Item Performance Protocol" (TIPP) to help the retail sector consistently define, test and...