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Join the conversation on integration and interoperability at HETT Reset

In anticipation of next week's HETT Show, head of healthcare Glen Hodgson, shares highlights of what the integration and interoperability theatre will have in store.

Opinion piece

05/02/2021

GS1 General Specifications version 21.0.1 now available

GS1 General Specifications version 21.0.1 now available

Find out the latest updates to GS1 standards – or just explore what they can do for you and your business

02/02/2021

The rise of SSCCs

Changes coming for the carton level information ASN/SSCC process in Amazon Vendor Central

As of February 2021, Amazon are removing the option to ‘provide shipment information only’ when letting them know what inventory you will be sending against their POs. This means you’ll need to update your internal processes to use one of the following three options:

Guest opinion piece

21/01/2021

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GS1 UK seeks to broaden its Barcode Standards and Implementation Group

The COVID-19 crisis and demands of the new trading relationship with the European Union are continuing to shape the way that we do business.

Industry news

14/01/2021

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The Cumberlege Review and The Medicines and Medical Devices Bill – what next?

Following the publication of The Cumberlege Review, the UK government have been working through the report's recommendations. Head of healthcare, Glen Hodgson, reviews the recent updates pertaining to the forthcoming Medicines and Medical Devices Bill.

Industry news

12/01/2021

Healthcare professional PPE

Statement from Lord Hunt of Kings Heath PC OBE

As the country enters another national lockdown, HCSA President, Lord Philip Hunt, shares a poignant message to the HCSA community.

Industry news

07/01/2021

Grocer coverage

Recent coverage in The Grocer

The COVID-19 crisis and demands of the new trading relationship with the European Union are continuing to shape the way that we do business.

Industry news

30/12/2020

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We’re supporting young entrepreneurs at the UK’s biggest start-up show

We have free tickets to giveaway to the first 25 sign-ups and a 10% discount available once they’re gone.

Industry news

23/12/2020

How to build retail resilience in light of a global pandemic

A lesson in building retail resilience from a 40-year industry veteran

As part of our new, interactive retail forum, we spoke to retail veteran Chris Tyas about the lessons learnt over the past nine months as the industry comes to terms with the impact of a global pandemic.  GS1 UK hosted the first in its Powering Progress series of webinars two week

Industry news

17/12/2020

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A transformative year for healthcare: Glen's reflections on 2020

As 2020 comes to a close, head of healthcare, Glen Hodgson, shares his end-of-year round-up of the current industry landscape, our work at GS1 UK, and what is in the pipeline for 2021.

Opinion piece

17/12/2020

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