Trade item information for books is reported as follows:
- Information provider – GLN for the order recipient, that is the party the item is ordered from. Can be a trading partner or distributor.
- Brand name – author’s name (last name, first name)
- Item description – title and publisher or imprint separated with “/”.
- Shelf-edge/till-roll text — book title. May be shortened to fit.
- Package size – type of binding (hardback/paperback/library/talking book)
- Dimensions – the book’s dimensions are given according to the picture on the right.