GS1-128 and ITF-14 are highly versatile 1D barcodes that enable items to be tracked through global supply chains. The GS1-128 barcode can carry any of the GS1 ID keys, plus information like serial numbers, expiration dates and more. The ITF-14 barcode can only hold the Global Trade Item Number (GTIN) and is suitable for printing on corrugated materials.
Types of 1D barcodes
Symbol ID: ]I1
Capacity: 14 numeric
Does not support attributes
Symbol ID: ]C1
Capacity: 48 Alphanumeric capacity (per symbol, multiple symbols may be used)
Supports all GS1 keys
Does support attributes
You will find relevant application standards and guidelines listed below:
GS1 Human Readable Interpretation (HRI) Guideline
RFID Barcode Interoperability Guideline
Transport & Logistics
GS1 Symbol placement examples for clothing and fashion accessories
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Working with GS1, you can rest assured that your barcodes and unique numbers will be accepted by major retailers and distributors all over the world.