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GS1 US Data Hub Help Center

Did you license a GS1 US GTIN and want to create a barcode?
Learn how to work with this GTIN in GS1 US Data Hub.

Use GS1 US Data Hub to Create New Products

For members who have licensed a GS1 Company Prefix, and want to generate UPC-A barcodes for their products, visit GS1 US Data Hub - click "Product" from the top Navigation bar. Then click Add New Products.

Enter product details in Step 1, assign an available GTIN in Step 2, add optional information, then click Set Status to In Use. Click the View Barcode button to generate the barcode image.

For more details on how to create and manage products and GTINs in GS1 US Data Hub:

  1. Start by watching this 5-minute module, Creating Your Barcode for a Retail Item, available in the GS1 US University Learning Management System. You'll see how to create a new product, assign one of your available GTINs to the product, place this product into the In Use status, and download a UPC-A barcode image. View other modules to learn about specific GS1 US Data Hub functionality, such as importing products in bulk, and creating a case.

  2. Download the Product Create/Manage User Guide (PDF) in this Help Center for detailed, step-by-step instructions. For quick instructions, read the Create a Product and Generate a UPC-A Barcode article, as well as other articles in the Help Center.

  3. While working in GS1 US Data Hub, click the "purple buttons" on select screens, such as the "I'm New - Help Me Create My Barcode" on the Product Screen:


You'll receive step-by-step guidance as you create a new product. In addition, click the "Help Bubble" on select screens for more details.