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As a GS1 customer, you can identify and capture products, packages, parcels and more with a barcode. Start digitize your product range and share with local and global trading partners.

How to guides

Get step by step guiding, when you use GS1 standards to identify, label, share and trace information. For example, when creating a barcode or send trade item information.


Are you a user, technician, or system developer using GS1 standards? In our document library you will find specifications, code lists, implementation guidelines and more.


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The benefits of product data quality
Get traceability with GS1 standards
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EDI in Retail

Discovery App

With GS1 Discovery App, you can easily and interactively explore GS1 standards throughout the supply chain. Track the goods journey from manufacturer to consumer. And discover how GS1 standards can benefit your business.

Popular tools


Check digit calculator

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Number Information Service

By entering a GTIN in the number information service, or…



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