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Education & Events

Sep 16 01 Webinar: Identify and Track Locations at Each Step in the Supply Chain Using Global Location Numbers (GLNs)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
FREE

The Global Location Number (or GLN) is the GS1 identifier used to identify physical locations as well as legal and functional entities. GLNs are typically used in eCommerce transactions and may be applied to shipping labels and physical locations, such as dock doors. They facilitate tracking and identification at each step in the supply chain.

This webinar will start with a brief overview of the GLN and the different types of locations. By attending, you'll get an in depth look at how to create GLNs, how GLNs are used, and the benefits of using them. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to ask the webinar leader questions specific to your business.

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Sep 16 08 Webinar: Knowing When a New GTIN is Needed- an Introduction to GTIN Management Standard

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
$79.00

Does your product need a new GTIN for your customer? Not sure? Join us to learn about the GTIN Management Standard.

The GTIN Management Standard (determination of when a new GTIN is required and when it is not) provide guidance when a change to the pre-defined characteristics of an item are changing in a way that is relevant to the trading process, such as the brand name, type and variety, or size.

By attending this webinar, you’ll get an in depth look at the GTIN Management Standard and the business applications for different industries, as well as how these rules are changing. You’ll also have an opportunity to ask the webinar leader questions specific to your business!

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Sep 16 08 GS1 US E-Commerce Workshop

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (CT)
Bentonville, AR
$149

Do you want to increase your product’s online visibility? Register and attend this half-day workshop to learn how the GS1 System of Standards can help you support your e-commerce strategies to: 

  • Deliver measurable results for your online business
  • Achieve greater exposure in search and browse
  • Better reviews
  • Enhanced inventory insights
  • Increased traffic and higher click through rates

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Sep 16 13 GS1 US Data Quality Workshop

8:30 PM - 3:30 PM (ET)
Wyoming, MI
Hosted by: Gordon Food Service
$625.00 - Group and combination discounts are available

In this workshop GS1 US experts will guide you through the GS1 US National Data Quality Program including the necessary steps needed to establish or enhance a data quality program for your organization within a standards-based framework. Topics include guidance for starting a data governance program, an overview of the GS1 US National Data Quality Program, and a review of the pillars of an effective data quality framework. You will hear from industry experts (trading partners) throughout the workshop who will share their experience with the development and implementation of data governance programs within their organizations in preparation for the GS1 US National Data Quality Program.

Add on option: Package Measurement w/GTIN Allocation Rules Certificate Course on September 14 at the same location

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Sep 16 14 Package Measurement with GTIN Management Standard Certificate Course

8:30 PM - 3:30 PM (ET)
Wyoming, MI
Hosted By: Gordon Food Service
$425.00

Accurate data is an essential component of a visible, secure, and sustainable supply chain. Industry studies have shown that two-thirds of product information shared between trading partners has data accuracy errors. By attending, you will receive information and guidance on interpreting and applying the GS1 Package Measurement Rules for both consumer and non-consumer trade items, which form the foundation for accuracy of physical dimensional data (i.e., weights and dimensions).

You'll also gain an understanding of the GTIN Management Standard, which forms the basis on whether or not a new GTIN needs to be assigned based on changes to an existing product, promotion, or new product introduction. An understanding of the rules is a "must have" for those that manage GTIN assignment to ensure that any scanned barcode can be associated with accurate, up to date, data.

Add on option: GS1 US Data Quality Workshop on September 13 at the same location

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Sep 16 14 GS1 US E-Commerce Workshop

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (CT)
Minneapolis, MN
$149

Do you want to increase your product’s online visibility? Register and attend this half-day workshop to learn how the GS1 System of Standards can help you support your e-commerce strategies to: 

  • Deliver measurable results for your online business
  • Achieve greater exposure in search and browse
  • Better reviews
  • Enhanced inventory insights
  • Increased traffic and higher click through rates

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Sep 16 22 Webinar: Using GDSN Attributes- Mandatory, Dependent, & Multi-Industry

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
$79.00


In the Live Webinar: Share Accurate & Up-to-Date Product Information Using the Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN), you gained an understanding of what data synchronization is and how it works. You learned about the many benefits of GDSN and how your company can get on board. This webinar takes understanding the GDSN to the next level. It will include a review of the key attributes and their definitions, including attributes being recommended by industry groups such as GS1 Healthcare US, and the GS1 US Foodservice Initiative.

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Sep 16 25 CSCMP's 2016 Annual Conference Is Supply Chain’s Premier Event

September 25-28, 2016
Event Registration Required

GS1 US will be attending the CSCMP Annual Conference Sept 25-28 in Orlando, Fla. Please reach out to Patrick Javick pjavick@gs1us.org, Ryan Richard rrichard@gs1us.org, and/or Jeff Cowan jcowan@gs1us.org if you or your colleagues would like to learn more about the upcoming events within the GS1 US Apparel and General Merchandise or Retail Grocery Initiatives or would like a face-to-face meeting to discuss how the Initiatives can help your organization shape the future of your industry.

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Sep 16 28 Webinar: Getting Started with GS1 US

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
FREE


New to barcodes? Need help getting started with U.P.C.’s? Join us for this free interactive webinar.

  • Discover how the GS1 Company prefix is the key to identifying your products
  • Learn how to create UPC-A barcodes
  • Understand how product and packaging variations require different barcodes

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Oct 16 04 GS1 Fundamentals Certificate Course

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (CT)
Chicago, IL
$525.00


Are you new to GS1 Standards or need a refresher? Join us for this one day session to learn the fundamentals of GS1 Identifiers for products and locations. This course will also cover features and usage of GS1 barcodes, Application Identifiers, which allow the barcode to carry additional information in it such as expiration date and batch/lot number, and Serial Shipping Container Codes (SSCC), which are used to identify cases, cartons, and pallets. 

Discover how to use your licensed GS1 Company Prefix and learn how GS1 Standards can help you identify products, improve business processes, and reduce costs.

Add on option: GS1 US Supply Chain Visibility Workshop on October 6 at the same location

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Oct 16 05 Package Measurement with GTIN Management Standard Certificate Course

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM (CT)
Chicago, IL
$425.00


Accurate data is an essential component of a visible, secure, and sustainable supply chain. Industry studies have shown that two-thirds of product information shared between trading partners has data accuracy errors. By attending, you will receive information and guidance on interpreting and applying the GS1 Package Measurement Rules for both consumer and non-consumer trade items, which form the foundation for accuracy of physical dimensional data (i.e., weights and dimensions).

You'll also gain an understanding of the GTIN Management Standard, which forms the basis on whether or not a new GTIN needs to be assigned based on changes to an existing product, promotion, or new product introduction. An understanding of the rules is a "must have" for those that manage GTIN assignment to ensure that any scanned barcode can be associated with accurate, up to date, data.

Add on option: GS1 US Supply Chain Visibility Workshop on October 6 at the same location

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Oct 16 06 Webinar: Update to EDI (Electronic Data Interchange)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
FREE


EDI “bridges the gap” between companies and systems and uses message standards to ensure everyone uses a common language. X12 EDI transaction sets continue to be the backbone for electronic commerce for many within the GS1 US community.

In this session you’ll get an update on EDI standards activities, learn about recent and future business process enhancements to data standards, and discuss how business processes can be improved by using X12 EDI. Plus, you'll have the opportunity to ask the webinar leader questions specific to your business.

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Oct 16 06 GS1 US Supply Chain Visibility Workshop

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM (CT)
Chicago, IL 
$625.00 - Group and combination discounts available

In this hands-on workshop, you will be guided through the steps needed to identify, capture and share product information for supply chain visibility to support a variety of business processes. These include on-shelf availability, traceability, inventory and category management, data quality and more. You will also:

  • Learn the definitions and uses of Key Data Elements (KDEs) and Critical Tracking Events (CTEs) as they relate to various supply chain roles
  • Gain a thorough understanding of how GS1 Standards are applied in a process flow and how they support supply chain visibility during a product’s life cycle
  • Diagram a process flow referencing business documents that support the CTEs (purchase order, ingredients receipt document, production/work order, shipping document, carrier document, etc.)

Add on option: GS1 Fundamentals Certificate Course on October 4 and/or Package Measurement w/GTIN Allocation Rules Certificate Course on October 5 both at the same location

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Oct 16 06 RFID in Retail and Apparel

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
New York City, NY
Event Registration Required

GS1 US will be attending the RFID in Retail and Apparel in New York, NY. Please reach out to Melanie Nuce mnuce@gs1us.org or Patrick Javick pjavick@gs1us.org if you or your colleagues would like to learn more about the upcoming events within the GS1 US Apparel and General Merchandise Initiative or would like a face-to-face meeting to discuss how the Initiative can help your organization shape the future of the retail industry.

Brands and Retailers can register for free using “GS1” in the registration process.

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Oct 16 10 Webinar: GS1 US Retail Grocery Initiative – Join Your Peers to Shape the Future!

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Free


Collaboration is key to improving business efficiencies from inventory management to product traceability and beyond. Join us for this free monthly webinar:

  • To learn how your peers collaborating in the GS1 US Retail Grocery Initiative are addressing the most important industry challenges based on a common standards-based system to identify, capture and share accurate and timely product information
  • To hear updates on how industry stakeholders are working together in three key areas: product information and images, supply chain visibility and operational efficiencies 
  • To understand what benefits you can gain from getting involved in this industry-wide initiative and what tools and resources are available to get you started

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Oct 16 12 Webinar: GS1 US Standards in Foodservice: Get Ready…The Time Is Now!

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Free


The “business of food” is changing fast...the business models used just a few years ago no longer provide the efficiencies needed today; and increased consumer demand for product information regarding allergens, nutrition and food safety, including recent government regulations, all underscore the need for a common standards-based system to identify, capture and share accurate and timely product information.

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Oct 16 20 Webinar: Identifying Your Products, Cases, and Pallets Using GTINs

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
$79.00


Now that you have a Company Prefix, you may be wondering how to get started identifying your products and labeling them with barcodes. Before you can generate the barcode, the identification number, in this case a GTIN, needs to be assigned. Our session will focus on GTIN structure for products and cases, building a hierarchy for products and packages, industry specific GTINs, basic GTIN assignment, and the most common GTIN mistakes explained.

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Oct 16 25 EDI Essentials Certificate Course
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (ET) and Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM (ET)
Lawrenceville, NJ
$750.00


This course is designed for the new EDI Coordinator, EDI Specialist, business owner that has been requested to transact using EDI, or a business function owner--such as the company buyer or accounts payable/receivable area. Ensuring that the business application and EDI system are in-sync is very important. Understanding what EDI is and how it relates to your overall company's well-being and trading partner relationships will assist you in ensuring a smooth-running operation.

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Oct 16 26 Webinar: Getting Started with GS1 US

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
FREE


New to barcodes? Need help getting started with U.P.C.’s? Join us for this free interactive webinar.

  • Discover how the GS1 Company prefix is the key to identifying your products
  • Learn how to create UPC-A barcodes
  • Understand how product and packaging variations require different barcodes

Learn More/Register


Nov 16 02 GS1 Fundamentals Certificate Course

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Dayton, OH
$525.00


Are you new to GS1 Standards or need a refresher? Join us for this one day session to learn the fundamentals of GS1 Identifiers for products and locations. This course will also cover features and usage of GS1 barcodes, Application Identifiers, which allow the barcode to carry additional information in it such as expiration date and batch/lot number, and Serial Shipping Container Codes (SSCC), which are used to identify cases, cartons, and pallets. 

Discover how to use your licensed GS1 Company Prefix and learn how GS1 Standards can help you identify products, improve business processes, and reduce costs.

Learn More/Register