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New UNSPSC® Code Set Released for Electrical Industry and Used in IDW

A new version of the United Nations Standard Products and Services Code® (UNSPSC®) classification code set, a global standard for product categorization, was recently released. The product descriptors in the Electrical Attribute Schema are based on the UNSPSC® codes which are required to load new product data into the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW). The UNSPSC® v15 release is now available for public access and download from the Standards Resources webpage.

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IDW Hot Fact: How to Extract Attributes

­By Robert Hollands, Data Quality Analyst Distributors that are Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) catalog-level subscribers can receive product attributes (as defined in the industry’s Electrical Attribute Schema) by setting up a separate extraction from their authorized manufacturers. Once this…

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