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IBCA Guidelines for Product ID, Labels and Shipments

Supply Chain Foundation Guide

  1. Introduction Information flow in the supply chain, How to use the documents
  2. Supply Chain Overview and Benefits
  3. Organizing The Labeling Project
  4. Understanding The GS1 System

Label Implementation Guide

  1. Implementing a GS1 System Labeling Project
  2. Implementing Serial Shipping Container Code
  3. Bar Code Print Quality

Contemporary Knowledge:



IBCA Guidelines for Product ID, Labels and Shipments (GPID)

Vital Items Overview

Vital Items are those fundamental things that can be used as a checklist for trading partners in their efforts to comply with the guidelines. They are really a shortcut to help people get to the core issues simply and quickly.

Vital items deal with five basic topics and provide a brief statement about the requirements and then a checklist with links to the other documents where details can be found.

 Vital Items:



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