GS1 GDSN standards

GS1 GDSN standards

Legacy version

GDSN has accepted the recommendation by the Operations and Technology Advisory Group (OTAG) to implement the  This standard was deployed into the network on 6 May 2017.

Key Milestones:

  • 25 Oct 2016 Work Request Cut-off Date
  • 30 Jan 2017 ECL/AVP Final Documentation 
  • 04 Mar 2017 Beta Environment
  • 10 Mar 2017 Final Documentation –  All Documentation is Frozen
  • 06 May 2017 Production Deployment 

As content for this release is developed it will be posted to this webpage followed by an announcement to the community to ensure visibility.

This release is currently expected to encompass Global Product Classification (GPC), Efficient Code List (ECL) and Attribute Value Pair (AVP) updates. Additional content may be included based on the final solution documentation.

Data Pools should contact the GDSN Data Pool Helpdesk to understand the plan for the update. Trading Partners should work with their Data Pools on understanding the release and any impacts to business processes.

Business Message Standards


Implementation Guidelines

Context mapping documents

Context documents

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Future Versions

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