Tag: product data

Give your product data a voice!

By | October 31st, 2018

Do you remember SoLoMo? The first time I heard this bulky term was  2011. SoLoMo is an acronym and represents Social, Local and Mobile. It describes the new imperative in the user-experience design of apps at the time. Every single digital building block, whether intended for B2B or B2C applications, has since been trimmed to […]

Karin Borchert Appointed CEO and Managing Director of 1WorldSync

By | August 3rd, 2017

1WorldSync™, the leading provider of product content solutions and a joint venture developed by GS1 US® and GS1 Germany, has appointed Karin Borchert Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director. Karin joined 1WorldSync on July 19th and will be responsible for driving the company’s operations and global strategy to deliver end-to-end product content aggregation and distribution […]

“Ask the Experts” about Major Release 3 at 1WorldSync Annual User Group and GS1 Connect Conference

By | April 28th, 2015

Major Release 3 at GS1 Connect Major Release 3 will be a big topic of conversation at the 1WorldSync Annual User Group and GS1 Connect.  Conference attendees will have the opportunity to interact with 1WorldSync MjR3 experts 1-on-1 and in group sessions. Every year, 1WorldSync hosts its Annual User Group conference co-located with GS1 Connect.  […]

How to Be MjR3 Ready!

By | March 23rd, 2015

1WorldSync understands the implications of Major Release 3 for its diverse community of trading partners. The impact to each organization may be very different depending on what attributes they support and what interface they have into their data pool.  1WorldSync is helping its community Be MjR3 Ready by breaking it down into three steps and providing […]

GDSN Attributes 101: A Quick Count

By | September 18th, 2014

There are 1,100 GS1/GDSN standard product attributes.  But don’t quote me on this.  That’s because the count is approximate, and growing.  More importantly, the 1,100 calculation requires several scoping and definitional qualifiers. A GS1/GDSN standard product attribute can be defined as a product item attribute that has been “approved” and “modeled.”  “Approved” means the attribute […]

The Future of Social Commerce

By | September 9th, 2014

I think it is fair to say that commerce has always been a very social activity. Marketplaces have been a gathering place for people for thousands of years and word of mouth has always been a huge influence on what people buy. But as more and more people engage in social networking activities and platforms […]

Enable and Empower your Supply Chain!

By | July 23rd, 2014

Now, more than ever, global supply chains are under pressure to be agile and transparent, in the face of renewed consumer demand and the massive rise of Omni-channel commerce. In today’s digital world, your product information is one of your most valuable assets. Before your customers and trading partners ever see the physical product, they […]

GDSN® all grown up…

By | April 16th, 2014

It’s been over 10 years since the first data was exchanged via the Global Data Synchronization Network™ (GDSN) and much has changed.  In my 10 years of involvement in product data exchange through the GDSN, data synchronization and information exchange has never been more exciting than it is now.  The ability to talk first-hand about […]