Who We Represent

As a neutral, not-for-profit organization, GS1 Canada enables its more than 20,000 subscribers – organizations of all sizes from more than 20 sectors across Canada – to enhance their efficiency and cost effectiveness by adopting electronic supply chain best practices.

We are an industry-driven leader, representing Canadian businesses. As a user-driven and governed organization, our subscriber base includes organizations of all sizes across a wide range of industries and sectors located across Canada and around the world.

Breakdown of Subscribers by Industry Sector

Regional Breakdown of Subscribers

Sector Representation

Our subscriber-base is varied across many sectors, including:

  • Agriculture
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Apparel and fashion accessories
  • Audio/video
  • Automotive
  • Beauty, cosmetics and fragrances
  • Building materials
  • Chemicals (household and industrial)
  • Food and beverage (non-alcoholic, pet food and supplies)
  • Foodservice
  • Furniture (indoor)
  • Gardening
  • Gifts, novelties, toys and sports
  • Government
  • Hardline merchandise
  • Healthcare
  • Information technology
  • Leisure industries
  • Music products
  • Photographic and optical equipment
  • Publishing, printing and recording
  • Service industry (market research)
  • Telecommunications
  • Tobacco
  • Utilities