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  • GS1 announces new, business-driven EDI strategy that adds UBL to its EDI standard syntax portfolio Members of the GS1 General Assembly recently approved the new GS1 EDI strategy that integrates Universal Business Language (UBL) in its EDI standard syntax portfolio, in addition to EDIFACT/EANCOM, GS1 XML and GS1 UN/CEFACT XML syntaxes. Press Release 1 June 2018
  • GS1 GO approved as Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) issuer GS1 Germany has officially transferred its GLEIF accreditation to GS1 Global Office. As of 1 June 2018, Global Office will operate as the GS1 Global LOU, issuing LEIs worldwide as part of its growing portfolio of value added services. 1 June 2018Read more >
  • GS1 system of Standards now being administered from 113 countries Turkmenistan's national organization for bar coding will become a member of GS1 AISBL, an international organization for creation and implementation of common standards, the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan said in a statement. Press Release 30 May 2018
  • GS1 announces Kathryn E. Wengel (J&J) as new Management Board Chair, Renaud de Barbuat (Carrefour) as Management Board Vice Chair GS1, the global supply chain standards organisation, announces the appointment of Kathryn E. Wengel as new Management Board Chair. Ms Wengel is Worldwide VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer at Johnson & Johnson. Press Release 16 May 2018
  • The Global Supply Chain Uses Standards Every Day - Billions of Times Every day, companies use data and standards to deliver outstanding products and services, increase transparency and visibility, improve safety, and drive growth. The complementary use of X12 Standards, GS1 Standards and related work products enable efficiencies - across the supply chain. Article on standards 12 March 2018
  • Insurance bureau building Aadhaar-like database for hospitals: Kunnel Prem Kunnel Prem, chief executive officer of the Insurance Information Bureau of India (IIB), tells Business Standard on what they’re doing. Business Standard report 12 March 2018
  • Wine bottle barcodes lead cops to robber Discarded wine bottles found in an abandoned car in Dwarka led police to a criminal who robbed a businessman at a fuel station in Goyla Dairy near Najafgarh on December 15. Times of India report 31 December 2017
  • 12th CII Food Safety Award 12th CII Food Safety, Quality and Regulatory Summit felicitated deserving food business units from manufacturing and service sectors for their performance and commitment to food safety excellence, based on maturity assessment of their food safety management systems. Economic Times report 15 December 2017
  • FIATA and GS1 sign MoU to advance transport & logistics solutions The International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with GS1, a global standards organisation to provide a framework for further cooperation. Press Release 31 October 2017
  • With radio tags from Oct 31, you won’t have to stop to pay at highway toll booths A vehicle installed with Radio Frequency Identification also called FastTags that can be recharged once the balance is zero, will be able to drive past a toll plaza without having to stop and pay the toll. Hindustan Times report 18 September 2017
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