The Finnish grocery trade and the food industry are committed to the joint development of the entire industry in their vision of the world's most consumer-oriented food value chain 2025.
In the next few years, a digital product passport will be required for almost all products placed on the EU market. There is therefore a significant reform upcoming for the product information offered to consumers, and for this reform the GS1 standards provide ready-made keys.
Supplies, trade, logistics and medicine and patient safety. Solutions innovated by GS1 bring efficiency and fluency to several industries.
The pilot project tested how a machine-readable code could make the management of network information easier in a water supply plant
The Finnish Plastics Industries Federation and its partners have piloted the digital distribution of plastic pipe product information with a machine-readable code.
We coordinate and facilitate industry-developing programs and projects. We gather our customers in collaboration groups to develop the practices of their industry and to influence the development of our services. In addition, we are strongly involved in the development of the GS1's global standards.
GS1 together with the actors of the food value chain compiled a data model of food sustainability in Finland. The development project belonging to the Food Data Finland Growth Engine program prepared a proposal, how data related to food sustainability could move from primary production to food...
The individual identification of products is the first step on the way to a common "digital language" in the real estate and construction industry. GS1 offers a solution for this with global standards.
GS1 Finland is carrying out a development project that maps the prerequisites and readiness of food industry and retail trade companies for the introduction of the GS1 2D code. In addition, the project prepares a project plan for a possible industry GS1 2D code implementation project. The definition...
GS1's standards and services are constantly being developed. The global development of GS1 standards takes place in a forum made up of experts from different industries and in related working groups. In Finland, we facilitate cooperation groups consisting of several companies, where our customers...
We believe that tomorrow will be better when the consumer can make their choices based on the information they get about the products. Correct and reliable information behind the standards is the key to a more responsible and cooperative world. To a world that creates new opportunities from...
There will be some structural changes for the attributes regarding various Claims, these fields need to be remapped to the corresponding places in the new module for customers using integrations. GS1 Finland will do the data migration.
What does the future of barcodes look like? Can a single code be used to serve both the retail value chain and consumers in the future? Discover the possibilities of the new, smarter GS1 2D code.
A recent study by Aalto University recommends the large-scale implementation of GS1 standards for the construction industry
Building 2030 study by Aalto University's Department of Civil Engineering found out how construction can, by following the example of other industries, manage supply chains with standard solutions. The study recommends the large-scale implementation of global GS1 standards for the construction...
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In the online store, the product image plays an important role as it enables the consumer to identify the product and learn about its features. By uploading a product image, you ensure that the online store displays an up-to-date and correct image of your product.
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The Food Data Finland Growth Engine program brings together key players in primary production, food industry and retail trade to develop a food chain that utilizes data and to promote innovations in products and services with high added value.
Read how to create a new GTIN, how to provide the necessary product information and how to generate a GS1 compliant barcode.
The amount of product-related information in trading has grown significantly, and all signs point to the fact that the amount of information will continue to grow in the future. Consumers also need transparency from the manufacturing of products through the supply chain to recycling. GS1's global...
At global construction product manufacturer Saint-Gobain, unique GTINs can be found on almost every product. As an international operator, standardized unique product numbers help them to identify products in different markets and are seen as part of the future of the construction industry.
The use of GS1 Rekisteri is now possible for all GS1 Finland customers, and it is included in the annual fee. Already over 3700 companies use Rekisteri and 800 000 codes are stored. Companies using a GS1 company prefix store all their used GTIN codes (Global Trade Item Number) in Rekisteri. The...
We have around 25 experts working at GS1 Finland. We have great standards professionals, enthusiastic salespeople, expert trainers and innovative developers of business and services.
Competitiveness and an increase in the billions in export is sought through the digitalization of the food chain
Business Finland has granted funding for the Food from Finland -program*. The target for the program is major increase in export and it brings together key players in primary production, industry, and trade to develop the food chain and promote innovations for high added value products and services.
The GLN party identifier can be used to identify a company, its internal operations or locations.
Golli is a service designed especially for retail and utensil suppliers, enabling a completely digital order processing and shipment system. Golli fulfills the order and shipment needs of small and large companies.