Tag: foodservice

GDSN 101

By | October 4th, 2018

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In order to succeed in today’s cross-channel world, brands must be able to give consumers what they want, when they want it and in the manner they demand it. If shoppers can’t find the information they are looking for, they will go elsewhere. According to a survey of 4,000 US online adults by Forrester Research, […]

1WorldSync 2018 Annual User Group: Unleash The Power Of Your Product Content!

By | April 19th, 2018

We hope that you are as excited as we are about the 1WorldSync 2018 Annual User Group at GS1 Connect, taking place on June 4 in Phoenix! With a little over a month to spare before this highly anticipated event, 1WorldSync is busy rolling out the green carpet for you. This year, we will show you how you […]

1WorldSync: Trustworthy Content, Anytime, Everywhere

By | April 3rd, 2018

88% of consumers say product content is extremely important to their purchasing decision. As a result, vendors are being asked to provide accurate and complete content to trading partners in order to enhance the shopper experience. What is the GDSN? The Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) enables trading partners to globally share trusted product content. […]

Top 6 Reasons to Attend 1WorldSync 2018 Annual User Group

By | March 6th, 2018

Every year, 1WorldSync hosts a collaborative event that provides this platform for our customers to engage, interact and share best practices, community needs, and encourage user-lead information sharing. We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for 1WorldSync 2018 Annual User Group (AUG), co-located with GS1 Connect*. This highly anticipated event will be […]

Why the Super Bowl is a Touchdown for Retail

By | January 31st, 2018

Are you ready for some football?! The underdogs, the Philadelphia Eagles, are gearing up to take on the reigning champs, the New England Patriots, for Super Bowl LII. Super Bowl Means Super Business Countless Americans are rushing to the grocery store to devise a game plan of what food they are planning to prepare for […]

Let’s Get Real! Transparency Totally Transforms Product Content

By | July 31st, 2017

Food contamination costs the food industry $55.5 billion (Fortune 2016). Historically, the foodservice industry has focused on how to manufacture, distribute and sell items. However, in recent years, there has been a shift and product content transparency is a key component driving buyer behavior. Consumers are increasingly active participants in product attribution, basing their purchasing […]

Product Content and the Impact on Nutrition

By | June 12th, 2017

1WorldSync’s Senior Manager, Community Enablement, Payal Patel discusses the importance of product content and the impact on nutrition with Robert Howell Vice President, Merchandising, from Sysco. 1WorldSync: What would you tell your suppliers who are currently not synchronizing product content with Sysco? Sysco: The foodservice industry has made the adoption and implementation of GS1 Standards […]

It’s Showtime: It’s Time for YOU to Discover 1WorldSync Showcase for Foodservice

By | September 26th, 2016

Are you ready to get your food products discovered by more buyers? Or Are you ready to diversify your product offerings and convert more customers? 1WorldSync presents Showcase for Foodservice! Q1: What’s the main purpose of the 1WorldSync Showcase for  Foodservice 1WorldSync Showcase for Foodservice is a B2B community based application and digital marketplace where food buyers can […]

The Organic (R)evolution

By | September 14th, 2016

What may seem like a revolution has really been a slow and steady renaissance. Certainly before the 1920s, all agriculture was generally organic.  But then along came modern techniques, chemical pesticides, fertilizers and weed killers leading to the rapid dismissal of organic farming methods for many decades. A quick fast forward to the ‘be natural’ […]

Discoverability, the Modern Matchmaker of B2C Relationships

By | September 9th, 2016

Fancy an artisanal vanilla-spiked ginger-ale?  What about sun dried tomato cottage cheese?  Have a hankering for fresh poke spiked with birch water?  Or perhaps your tastes run a little more old-fashioned, say whole bean pasta, rolled ice cream and rainbow flecked cappuccino.  All real, quite delicious food trends from the summer of 2016.  Consumers want […]