Tag: EU 1169

Don’t Miss the 1WorldSync 2017 Working Group Day: “Digital Commerce, Now!”

By | August 10th, 2017

We’re happy to host our all new 1WorldSync Working Group Day, September 14, 2017, at the GS1 Germany Knowledge Center in Cologne, Germany. This one day event, with the theme Digital Commerce, Now!,  is an unique platform for attendees to network, discuss industry trends, best practices and strategies on Data Quality, Supply Chain Enablement, Transparency, […]

Regulatory Compliance and Beyond

By | August 21st, 2015

Globally, businesses are experiencing the same challenge: they need robust, trusted, accurate product information. Consumers are demanding it, trading partners are requiring it, and governments are mandating it. While meeting consumer and customer demands are certainly a driver for change, regulatory mandates with tangible repercussions for non-compliance push businesses into action. Organizations all over the […]

Transparency in the Era of Mobile and Social

By | July 28th, 2015

Blog originally featured in Supply & Demand Chain Executive business magazine on July 7, 2015. Information flows quicker and easier than it ever did before. Long gone are the days when we heard about yesterday’s news in the morning paper. Asking someone for directions seems like a quaint ritual of our parents. Asking a hotel concierge […]

The Future of Retail is Cloudy

By | February 18th, 2015

I recently had a chance to speak with Philip Britt who was writing an article for Enterprise Apps Today about the 9 Tech Trends Transforming Retail. There is one area in particular that we discussed I thought I would spend some more time on here today – the Cloud. The retail industry is facing a […]

Global Reach, Local Connection- How 1WorldSync is bridging the Gap

By | August 19th, 2014

International trading has always played an important role in Asian countries. In a practical business, it takes a lot of effort to get customers’ orders shipped out; however, it is even more challenging on the back-end of production. There’s potential risk which can cause continuous logistical errors. Product information errors cause a domino effect of errors resulting in […]

Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 is an Opportunity and not Just another Cost of Doing Business

By | June 17th, 2014

“Boing” tolls the bell of doom. On 13th December 2014 another Grim Reaper of corporate IT budgets visits the European Grocery Market when the  Food Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 come into play. Or at least that’s the way some people I speak to are seeing these new regulations. 

Product transparency for building consumer trust!

By | March 19th, 2014

We have come a pretty long way since we’ve hunted our dinner with crossbows and scavenged leaves and berries from the forests. In the 21st century, modern civilization is running global food and product supply chains that make markets independent from seasonal and regional restraints.