Tag: transparency

Getting Smart About Sustainability and the SmartLabel™ Initiative

By | August 16th, 2017

Last week, I attended the Global Sustainability Summit and listened to a panel where Jim Flannery, Senior Executive Vice President of GMA and a panel of experts, including our very own Chris Lemmond, discussed SmartLabel™ & Sustainability. The panelists discussed how consumers think about things like a brand’s sustainability contribution, how ingredients are sourced and […]

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, […]

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 […]

Getting Started with SmartLabel

By | July 26th, 2017

Take a Cue from Coke Are you thinking about getting started with the GMA SmartLabel™ initiative? Take a cue from Coke. The world’s largest beverage company has long encouraged consumers to “share a Coke.” Now, it’s gearing up to share a whole lot more when it comes to product information and transparency. The company said […]

Take Advantage of the 1WorldSync Expanded Offerings to Improve Global Cross-Channel Commerce Capabilities this Summer!

By | July 17th, 2017

Success in the retail space is challenging. Grabbing a competitive edge is a must. The best suppliers move quickly to get their products onto new shelves and improve product transparency…which in turn drives sales! Are You Ready to Sizzle This Summer? 1WorldSync is excited to announce that we’ve enhanced our Product Information Cloud® Platform to […]

Amazon: Prime-Time For The Grocery Industry

By | June 20th, 2017

The grocery industry is the most pedestrian of retail endeavors – customers drive to stores, pick and pack their shopping, pay and then drive home. Many have tried to e-commercialize the grocery industry, but the business model never really seemed to work. The consumers desire to touch and feel grocery products before purchasing has been […]

What is the cost of bad product content to your organization?

By | June 11th, 2017

88% of consumers say that detailed product content is extremely or very important to their purchasing decision. Consumers expect rich and trusted product content on all channels: desktop to mobile. Common product content challenges that can slow down consumers’ product information journey include: determining your data quality and how this positively impacts your business leveraging […]

Go Beyond The Label With SmartLabel

By | May 30th, 2017

In Charting Course for Global Commerce, a recent study by 1WorldSync, 78 percent of merchants report their product content exchange system cannot keep up with enhanced consumer demands for transparency. Let’s Get Real! Transparency Totally Transforms Product Content Yet product content transparency is a key component driving buyer behavior. Consumers are increasingly active participants in […]

Discover the 1WorldSync Professional Services Team

By | February 21st, 2017

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Recent research indicates that the product information management (PIM) market will be worth $15.78 billion by 2021 (Whatech 2017). The rising demand compliance and verification and need for operational excellence and data quality are driving the PIM market. “Online retailers that offer compelling, engaging, and complete content to shoppers will be rewarded by repeat purchases, […]

SmartLabel: Turning Technology and Transparency into Trust

By | February 10th, 2017

Product transparency has been an ongoing conversation with manufacturers and brands as consumers are becoming more savvy, more connected, and more socially and environmentally conscience of their everyday food, beverage or household purchases. According a study from Bonfire Marketing, 63 percent of customers would buy from an authentic brand (Vision Critical 2016). To Be, or […]