Category: Europe

A picture says more than 1,000 words

By | October 31st, 2018

They say a picture’s worth a thousand words, and nowhere is that more true than when it comes to selling products online. As a consumer, perhaps you are an active member of numerous online marketplaces. Let’s be honest, would you buy or sell an item there without a product illustration? Certainly not. For the majority of […]

Good data quality requires machine learning – and vice versa

By | October 29th, 2018

Good product data quality is more important than ever in today’s Fast-Moving Consumer Goods environment. Not only that bad master data disrupts and increases the price of logistics processes, but it is much more important that without complete and good product data, sales in the e-commerce environment decline. Today, product data is decisive for the […]

1WorldSync: Supplying Healthcare Organizations With Trusted Product Content

By | October 5th, 2018

In a world of regulatory compliance, there has never been a more important time for the healthcare industry to address product information management. Patient safety, medical device traceability, and government regulations are having a profound effect on product information within the healthcare industry. The demands are growing and it is essential that healthcare companies find […]

1WorldSync Apprenticeship

By | October 10th, 2018

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Cynthia Jansen awarded for her achievements At the beginning of 2018, Cynthia Jansen, our former apprentice, successfully completed her apprenticeship. Cynthia was recently honored by the Chamber of Industry and Commerce (“IHK”) for her successful results as one of the best apprentices of 2018. The event where Cynthia was honored was a very festive and celebratory […]

How E-Commerce Ready Is Your Product Content?

By | August 7th, 2018

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Most people do online research and compare different options and start their product searches online, with over 65% of consumers conducting online product research before stepping foot in a store. The need for optimized, accurate and complete product content on the digital shelf is critical to driving sales and protecting brand equity with consumers and […]

Walmart Drops ‘Stores’ from Name, Highlights the Importance of Getting Your Product Represented on Marketplaces!

By | January 11th, 2018

Walmart, the 55-year-old retailer, announced that it is dropping the word “stores” from its title in order to solidify their eCommerce Strategy. Effective February 1st, Walmart will change its legal name from “Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.” to “Walmart Inc,” according to a company press release. The company has spent billions acquiring websites like Jet.com and Bonobos, […]

Amazon Wants Your GDSN Product Data in 2018!

By | December 12th, 2017

Deck the Amazon.com marketplace with your product content because Amazon wants your GDSN product content in 2018! Amazon, No.1 in the Internet Retailer 2017 Top 500, this year began inviting all their brand partners whose products are sold on Amazon to share their GDSN product content using the 1WorldSync Product Information Cloud (PIC) which will […]

Single and Ready to Mingle? Alibaba’s Singles Day Event Reminds United States Businesses It May Be Time to “Swipe Right” in China!

By | November 13th, 2017

Calling all US Businesses! Are you ready to break into new and international marketplaces? It’s time to swipe right! China marks its busiest shopping holiday on Nov. 11, Singles Day. Singles Day began as an anti-Valentine’s Day founded by college students in the 1990s, according to the Communist Party-owned People’s Daily. Singles Day in China […]

Upcoming Webinar: Tap into new market potential with Alibaba!

By | November 9th, 2017

With China’s GDP being $11 trillion, the Asian giant is now comfortably the second-largest consumer market in the world boasting of a massive population of consumers who have a lot of cash to spend. Are you ready to get your products in front of the Chinese consumer? Enter Alibaba, a popular destination for online shopping […]

1WorldSync 2017 Working Group Day in Review

By | October 13th, 2017

We’re happy to say that our 1WorldSync Working Group Day on September 14, 2017, at the GS1 Germany Knowledge Center in Cologne, Germany was a total success. 80 attendees from 9 different countries represented 52 different companies in America and Europe to network, discuss industry trends, best practices and strategies on Data Quality, Supply Chain […]