GS1 US EDI
Electronic commerce, or e-commerce takes place when business is communicated and managed electronically. Whether
your company uses Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) or Extensible Markup Language (XML), we have the resources
to help you use electronic commerce correctly to maximize efficiency and productivity.
The intent of these publications is to assist companies to implement the Industrial/Commercial (I/C) sector
subset of the ASC X12 Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) standards.
The Uniform Communication Standard (UCS) is a computer-to-computer data exchange standard for use in the
Distribution and Warehousing industries.
The intent of these publications is to assist companies to implement the Retail Industry subset of the ASC
X12 Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) standards.
These new GS1 XML standards are based on a core set of schemas that are shared across all industries and can
be extended to meet the needs of specific business requirements.
The EANCOM standard is a multi-industry EDIFACT subset developed and maintained by EAN International. The
EANCOM standard is being used by over 90,000 companies throughout the world. EANCOM contains implementation
guidelines for 49 EDIFACT messages.