EPCglobal® is a GS1 initative to innovate and develop industry-driven standards for the Electronic Product Code™ (EPC) to support the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and allow global visibility of items (EPCIS) in today's fast-moving, information rich, trading networks. Standards have been developed in two areas:

EPCglobal also hosts GS1's Innovation Network.  The Network leverages the innovative spirit of EPCglobal across a broader range of business challenges and technology solutions.