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If your company has become customer after 4.5.2020, the generation of GTIN codes will be done in the new GS1 Register. Those who have previously joined customers will still generate the GTINs according to the instructions below.
Naming Trade Items
Retail products and transport packaging are named in the Synkka service in accordance with common practices. Based on the name information, the recipients can form product names for different purposes. Name information is used e.g. in online stores.
Create a base item
The creation of a packaging hierarchy always starts with the base unit, ie the smallest unit sold. The product information provided in the Synkka service depends on the type of product in question
Terms commonly used in Synkka
This instruction opens up common abbreviations and terms used in Synkka. These terms are used in many instructions related to Synkka, so understanding them will make it easier to become familiar with.
Upload a Product Image
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.
Receive product information from Synkka
This guide describes the user interface functions for receivers of product data.
Usernames and password change
You log in to the Synkka service with a username and password. To ensure security, each user must have a unique user ID.
Create case and pallet
The packaging hierarchy consists of a base unit, a case, a pallet or an assortment. Recipients also need product information for logistics units to be able to plan product transportation and storage.
Edit product information
To meet new requirements, product information must be updated on a regular basis. Product information is used by retailers in a various of ways. The data source for product information in online stores is often Synkka.
Discontinue a product
Discontinuation of a product can be done for a product or packaging that has been on the market, but also for a product whose launch is canceled. Here you can also learn how to proceed when product representation changes or seasonal availability ends.