• The GS1 system

  • The GS1 system is a common foundation for business that enables you to uniquely identify, accurately capture and automatically share vital information about products, locations, assets and more. These are the standards that make up the GS1 system.


  • See the system in action!

    Want to see how the standards work? Use this interactive tool to watch a jar of strawberry jam move through the supply chain.

  • GS1 system brochure

    Read about how businesses use the GS1 system and basic facts about numbering and barcoding.