Tag: supply chain

Healthcare: Why is it critical for the industry to catch up? 

By | June 18th, 2020

As a healthcare consumer it deeply concerns me that Walmart and other major retailers have a better system to obtain product information for a bag of potato chips than my local hospital uses to acquire product information for a potentially life-saving medical device.  The U.S. healthcare industry has lagged behind when it comes to the […]

FDA Global Unique Device Identification Database (GUDID) – Are you ready?

By | February 20th, 2020

The deadline is fast approaching.  If you are a Class 1 medical device manufacturer, September 24, 2020 is a date that most likely has been circled on your calendar for quite some time.  And while September might feel distant, I will caution that the amount of time and effort to prepare for compliance with the […]

GDSN Provides Transparency and Traceability on the K-12 Lunch Plate

By | November 19th, 2019

When you send your child off to school do you ever wonder what they are having for lunch? Do you ever wonder what products are being put on their plate and what options are being made available to them? How schools make purchasing decisions for food that will be prepared for the lunch menu? What […]

Making an Impact in Public Health with Trusted Product Content

By | September 10th, 2019

When you pull up your fitness app to plan your meals for the week, do you ever wonder where that content comes from? When you hear of advances in dietary research do you ever ponder what content is being used for this research?  1WorldSync, the leading provider of product content solutions, continues its partnership with […]

GDSN 101: Myths and Realities of Global Data Synchronization – Part 2

By | August 28th, 2019

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The Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) enables trading partners to globally share trusted product content. The network connects suppliers with retailers, operators, providers, distributors and other product content recipients to the GS1 Global Registry® via selected data pools. The 1WorldSync GS1 GDSN-certified data pool is the industry-leading solution for implementing data synchronization and supporting user […]

GDSN 101: Myths and Realities of Global Data Synchronization – Part 1

By | August 22nd, 2019

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In today’s digital world, accurate product content is expected throughout the supply chain and at virtually every touchpoint of the customer journey.  Welcome to Our World: 1WorldSync and the GDSN In response to the evolution of product information over the past two decades, the industry has continued to change and many new solutions have been […]

AHRMM 2019 Recap

By | August 6th, 2019

1WorldSync recently had the pleasure of exhibiting at the AHRMM19 Conference in San Diego last week, the premier event designed for healthcare supply chain professionals.  Content from the conference covered the latest healthcare trends, technologies, and challenges within the industry and I was lucky enough to be in attendance. Below please find my key takeaways! […]

Cheers To Trusted Product Content

By | July 23rd, 2019

US alcohol sales generated US$253.8 billion in 2018, an increase of 5.1%, or $12.4 billion. In the alcohol industry, your products have tons of information that consumers want and you need to ensure the information is centralized and consistent across all platforms, allowing customers to make informed decisions. Current approaches to sharing product information are […]

1WorldSync Annual User Group + GS1 Connect 2019 Cheat Sheet

By | June 6th, 2019

1WorldSync 2019 Annual User Group We hope you are as excited as we are about 1WorldSync Annual User Group 2019 taking place in Denver. Not only will you be ready to gain creative insights and engage in peer-led topic breakout groups, but you will also gain knowledge on critical implementation practices and developments from the […]

New & Improved Nutrition Facts Label

By | April 18th, 2019

On May 20, 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has updated the Nutrition Facts Label on packaged foods and beverages with a fresh design. The changes reflect the latest scientific evidence regarding diet patterns and eating habits, the primary goal of the rule change is to make information presentable in a way that allows […]