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New barcode to be introduced

GS1 DataBar is a new bar code that can deliver enhanced product identification at retail point-of-sale POS). GS1 DataBar is currently being trialled and implemented by retailers and manufacturers throughout the world,  It can be used on small or hard-to-mark consumer products that could not previously be identified by bar codes or to carry more … Continue reading

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Tesco to adopt traffic light labelling

Tesco the UK’s largest supermarket has announced today that it will adopt a hybrid labelling system combining its existing Guideline Daily Amounts (GDA) with the traffic light colour coding system – a move it said followed new consumer research. Tesco chief executive Philip Clarke said: “Tesco has led the way in giving shoppers clear information … Continue reading

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