The Global Language of Business
The GS1 standards are designed to help you identify, capture and share information with your trading partners – wherever you are in the world. Our standards are the global language of business.
Well-designed standards are the foundation for clear, understandable exchanges between trading partners. By using them, you can keep costs down and reduce complexity in your supply chain.
The GS1 standards are:
General Specifications Release 23.0
Around the world, GS1 works together with industry to maintain and create the GS1 system.
Read about how businesses use the GS1 system and basic facts about numbering and barcoding.