Big number blues

Shulman, Richard
March 2003
Progressive Grocer;3/1/2003, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p20
Trade Publication
Presents a guide on preparing for the implementation of the Global Trade Item Number (GTIN), an expanded version of the Universal Product Code by the Uniform Code Council, for the U.S. grocery trade. Advantages of using a Reduced-Space Symbology in assistance to GTIN for perishable products; Corporate issues to be discussed concerning the possible impact of the GTIN; Advice on dealing with the response of customers to the GTIN.


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