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Introduction to GS1 DataBar™

This module will help you learn about benefits of the GS1 Databar™ and the impending sunset date of January 1, 2010. The growing sophistication of Information Technology (IT) and management systems has led to demands for additional information to be carried by a GS1 bar code. The GS1 Databar™ provides expanded capabilities that go beyond singularities to management systems associated with multiple-stock keeping unit (SKU) attributes, traceability, product authentication and category management.

What You Will Learn

  • Background on GS1 DataBar™
  • How to maximize GS1 DataBar™’s ROI potential
  • Technical Tips for implementation
  • Data Structure of GS1 DataBar™
  • When will Retailers Be Ready

Course Benefits

  • Understand what is needed for the January 1, 2010 sunset date
  • Basic Understanding of the GS1 Databar™ Family

Who Should Attend

  • Category Managers, Marketing & Advertising Professionals


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