Encoding Attribute Data in EPC/RFID Tags

GS1 Standards for the Food Industry for Capturing Electronic Product Code™ Extended Attributes

Effectively tracking food products at the carton and case-level helps ensure food safety, recall readiness, and supply chain visibility. RAIN RFID powered by GS1 Standards can provide this inventory visibility without line-of-sight scanning. This guidance document will help you understand the key objectives, practical steps, and derived value of encoding extended attribute data, such as Batch/Lot and Date, into the RFID data carrier.  Guidance applies to stakeholders in the Foodservice industry using GS1 Standards and the RFID technology.

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