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Tools and Resources 

GS1 US supports the retail grocery industry including consumer packaged goods companies in developing best practices and guidelines for implementing GS1 Standards and promoting the adoption of standards across the industry.


GS1 US provides a number of valuable tools and services:

  • NEW! GDSN Retail Grocery Attributes Interactive Spreadsheet Tool (GDSN v3.1) – Rev. Feb 2016 is an interactive spreadsheet designed to help companies understand and use product attributes for successfully sharing product information via the Global Data Synchronization NetworkTM
  • GS1 US Data Hub | Product is an essential online tool for small and mid-sized businesses, that takes the guesswork out of creating product identifiers and barcodes that helps them avoid costly mistakes and be competitive.
  • The Check Digit Calculator helps you generate complete and accurate barcodes.
  • Rapid Recall Express is a fillable standardized form that applies industry expertise and best practices to recall and withdrawal notifications. It’s free and available to all companies for use in the event of a product recall or withdrawal, making it easy to communicate directly to trading partners of your choosing.
  • The GS1 US Simple Product Listing™ Standard simplifies the setup, sharing, and usability of trusted product information across digital and physical commerce channels.
  • The GS1 US Attribute Explorer is an intuitive, browser-based product information search and discovery tool. It helps enable partners to search, discover, and deliver the accurate, complete, and authentic product information required to optimize their supply chain business processes, drive consumer interest, and influence purchase decisions.

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