Global Product Classification (GPC)
The GS1 GPC is a system that gives buyers and sellers a common language for grouping products in the same way, everywhere in the world. The official (normative) GPC schema and GPC browser information is published in Oxford English. Both the schema and the browser information are translated to other languages.
GPC - Currently in production in GDSN
This version of GPC Standards is currently in production (published June 2012, implemented Dec 2012).
- GPC Publication Schema (01 Jun 2012: Excel and XML format)
- GPC Publication Browser (01 Jun 2012: Browser-based format, includes translations)
GPC - Project GDSN Deployment June 2013
This is the most recent version of the GPC Standards, but is not yet in GDSN production (pending ratification).
- GPC Publication Schema (01 Dec 2012: Excel and XML format)
- GPC Publication Browser (01 Dec 2012: Browser-based format, includes translations)
Want to know more about GPC? Click here to view the GPC website.
Want to know more about how to use GPC? Click here to view the GPC Access Guide.