Guidelines for Product ID, Labels and Shipments (GPID)
Supply Chain Foundation Guide (SCF)
Label Implementation Guide (LIG)
Pet Industry Guidelines for Product ID, Labels and Shipments (GPID)
Vital Items: Multi Pack / Carton ID Bar Code Labels
Consistent product identification, both human readable and bar code, must be presented on uniform and legible labels to enable best practices throughout the entire supply chain. This section explains the elements of information including the bar code that should be contained on master-pack, inner-pack or storage cases.
What does it provide?
All of the material handling functions can be improved and in some cases automated if there is uniformity in product identification labeling. Not only will handling costs be reduced but administrative costs associated with shipping errors and receiving errors can be eliminated.