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In his recent Budget announcement, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced plans for a new plastic packaging tax to "tackle the scourge of plastic waste".
GS1 UK has revealed their next CEO. Anne Godfrey, who is currently the CEO of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH), will join in August.
The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has appointed GS1 UK chairman Chris Tyas to a strategic role to help ensure the nation’s supply chain integrity as the country reacts to the global pandemic.
A message from everyone at GS1 UK In common with every one of our 42,000 members – companies large and small - we at GS1 UK are focused on two things right now: the health and wellbeing of our people and providing ongoing support to our members.
The annual Budget is particularly important for the UK’s small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs), that account for 99.9 per cent of the UK’s business population, 60 per cent of its workforce and half of all the UK’s private sector turnover.
A few weeks ago, our marketplaces team attended Europe's leading online marketplace conference, Retail Without Borders. Here is a quick summary of what we learnt.
At this year's GS1 Global Forum, Google endorsed the importance of GS1 projects to improve search and overall customer experience. Our marketplace engagement manager, Lorna Leaver, shares highlights from Google's keynote presentation and provides some practical tips that you can implement to improve your online visibility.
The world of supply-chain standards can be confusing. But with a little help from our engagement manager, Lorna Leaver, we try to debunk your most common standards, barcode and compliance questions
GS1 UK’s healthcare team are on a countrywide tour, speaking to the chief information officers and chief clinical information officers of NHS trusts and CCGs, to discover how standards are helping to improve the way their organisations work. On 21 November, 13 representatives from nine