FDA Unique Device Identification (UDI) and GS1 Standards

For over 40 years, GS1 US has been helping companies to adopt and implement GS1 Standards to identify, capture, and share their product information. As GS1 is an FDA-Accredited Issuing Agency for UDI, GS1 US can help your company address UDI requirements with proven product identification and barcoding standards used by over two million companies worldwide.

Implementation Support and Benefits

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Comprehensive, hands-on training for UDI implementation delivered by GS1 US experts.

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Customized Education and Implementation Support

Why should you consider using GS1 Standards for UDI:

  • Most widely used standards system in the world – over 2 million companies worldwide 
  • 40 years of expertise in product identification
  • 2,600+ U.S. healthcare organizations are already using GS1 Standards
  • GS1 Product Identification (GTIN) supports: 
      • FDA UDI Regulation requirements
        Industry supply chain partner requirements
        Local and global market requirements 
  • GS1 is an FDA-Accredited Issuing Agency for UDI 
  • 90% of the primary DIs listed in the GUDID are using GS1 GTIN®