EWING, N.J. (PRWEB) January 07, 2021
GS1 US will host a free Webinar titled “Verified by GS1: Perspectives from Supply and Demand Side,” featuring a panel discussion about the demand for validated product information and the role of Verified by GS1 to achieve higher levels of data quality. Verified by GS1 is a solution developed in collaboration with industry stakeholders around the world that can help retailers and marketplaces receive brand-verified product data and better respond to consumer demands for product information transparency.
WHO: Debbie Magers, vice president, global data, analytics and governance, Kellogg Company and Mark Quertinmont, director, corporate data integrity, The Kroger Company join James Chronowski, vice president of data quality, GS1 US for a panel discussion.
WHAT: The panelists will share how enhancing the flow and quality of product data supports improved inventory management and the consumer’s path to purchase.
They will cover:
- How Verified by GS1 helps brand owners consistently share a core set of product attributes, including: the product’s Global Trade Item Number® (GTIN®) a number that uniquely identifies a product and links it to the brand owner, brand name, product description, product image URL, global product category, net content and unit of measure, and country of sale.
- How this set of product attributes confirms that a product’s physical features align with their digital product listings.
- A renewed urgency for creating and exchanging clean product information, as data quality plays a key foundational role in accelerated digital transformation and meeting today’s consumer demands.
WHEN: Thursday, January 14, 2021 from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
WHERE: Register via the GS1 US website for free. This webinar will not be available for on-demand use.
About GS1 US:
GS1 US®, a member of GS1 global, is a not-for-profit information standards organization that facilitates industry collaboration to help improve supply chain visibility and efficiency through the use of GS1 Standards, the most widely used supply chain standards system in the world. Nearly 300,000 businesses in 25 industries rely on GS1 US for trading partner collaboration that optimizes their supply chains, drives cost performance and revenue growth, while also enabling regulatory compliance. They achieve these benefits through solutions based on GS1 global unique numbering and identification systems, barcodes, Electronic Product Code (EPC®)-based RFID, data synchronization, and electronic information exchange. GS1 US also manages the United Nations Standard Products and Services Code® (UNSPSC®). For more information, please visit https://www.gs1us.org.