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We work with many companies in multiple industries, and collaborate with other leading industry associations. Read our latest news and you will learn how our standards are being applied throughout the UK and globally. And you can read our case studies and press releases too.

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Using collaboration to deliver Medical Devices Regulation compliance

By introducing GS1 standards in an industry that is ready for change, we can meet our regulatory requirements and unlock the digital potential in the healthcare supply chain. The compliance deadlines for the EU Medical Devices Regulations are rapidly approaching.

Guest opinion piece

28/05/2019

What is the value of GS1 adoption to the NHS?

What is the value of GS1 adoption to the NHS?

Leading figures from the Department of Health, the General Medical Council and NHS Trusts in England speak to GS1 UK Lord Prior, Professor Terence Stephenson, Pat Mills, Lorna Wilkinson and Kevin Downs have all told us what they think.

Industry news

27/05/2019

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Clinical engagement is vital to enable GS1 standards adoption

Following on from the 2019 GS1 UK Healthcare Conference, head of healthcare, Glen Hodgson shares insights on the importance of clinical engagement to GS1 standards adoption. It had never really occurred t

Guest opinion piece

22/05/2019

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Connecting organisations – what’s your problem?

In a series of blogs from our 2019 healthcare conference sponsors, Ian Moody, associate at Transalis assesses the challenges of connecting systems and information across organisations.

Guest opinion piece

17/05/2019

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A guide to getting started in food and drink

Here at GS1 UK, we’ve been working with Young Foodies, an up-and-coming community of Britain’s brightest food and drink start-ups, to build scalable and exciting consumer enterprises Our partnership is dedicated to giving entry-l

Industry news

03/05/2019

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A third of new product data is inaccurate, says GS1 UK

As the productDNA data-sharing platform celebrates its first birthday, the not-for-profit standards organisation has found that one in three products fails the independent physical check which validates the accuracy and consistency of product data Launched exactly one year ago today, th

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01/05/2019

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Four reasons smart device-based computer vision improves patient care

In a series of blogs from our 2019 healthcare conference sponsors, Graeme Woodcock, sales manager – healthcare at Scandit assesses how smart device-based computer vision improves patient care Healthcare providers can use mobile

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18/04/2019

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Three ways that barcoding can accelerate SME growth

GS1 UK Head of SME, Raj Burman, shares his thoughts on the significance of barcode identifiers for small businesses They often go unnoticed, but look closely and you’ll see barcodes everywhere.

Industry news

17/04/2019

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Listen to the Good Foodies podcast with GS1 UK

GS1 UK are passionate about spreading the message on getting started with the right barcodes. We work with a wide range of different organisations, who all help and support businesses in some way and shar

Industry news

16/04/2019

Seller Sessions Corner – April 2019

Seller Sessions Corner – April 2019

Read the latest blog in our exclusive series with Seller Sessions, on the latest industry trends for Amazon sellers.

Industry news

09/04/2019

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