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IDEA Dictionary: What is an Each?

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When dealing with data, and all related terminology, you may feel like you're trying to speak a foreign language. In the interest of keeping things clear and simple, we will introduce commonly used terms in each newsletter that will help you navigate the data shorthand and learn the lingo. This issue, we bring you: eaches.

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IDEA Licenses the 98-Series UPC Numbers from GS1 US

Manufacturers can now link their proprietary UPC’s with these non-specific UPC’s through the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) IDEA recently licensed the UPC prefix blocks, which is commonly known in the wholesale electrical industry as the 98-series generic UPC numbers, from GS1 US, the official provider of company prefixes and bar code numbers.

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Suppliers Benefit from RFID Technology

Content courtesy of Digital Journal According to new research from the University of Arkansas sponsored by the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) and GS1 US, the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) can benefit suppliers by identifying opportunities for…

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Take 10% Off GS1’s U Connect LIVE Event

GS1’s annual event, U Connect LIVE, will be held from May 31 to June 3, 2011 at the Orlando World Center Marriott. U Connect LIVE focuses on how value chain visibility – through GS1 Standards – provides opportunities for your company to reach consumers…

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