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Maintenance release 3.1.20

GS1 GDSN accepted the recommendation by the Operations and Technology Advisory Group (OTAG) to implement the 3.1.20 standard into the network on August 2022.

Key Milestones:

See GS1 GDSN Release Schedule

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

Data Pools should contact the GS1 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 including Message Schemas

Updated For Maintenance Release 3.1.20

Trade Item Modules Library 3.1.20 (Apr 2022)

GS1 GDSN Code List Document (Nov 2022) 

Delta for release 3.1.20 (Apr 2022)

Delta ECL for release 3.1.20 (May 2022) 

Unchanged for 3.1.20

Validation Rules (Mar 2022)

BMS Shared Common Library (Dec 2021)

Approved Fast Track Attributes (Dec 2021)

BMS Documents Carried Over From Previous Release

BMS Catalogue Item Synchronisation

BMS Basic Party Synchronisation

BMS Price Synchronisation 

BMS Trade Item Authorisation



Catalogue Item Synchronisation Schema including modules 3.1.20 (Apr 2022)

Changed Schemas for 3.1.20 (Apr 2022)

Party Synchronisation Schema

Price Synchronisation Schema

Trade Item Authorisation Schema

Release Guidance

Packaging Label Guide (June 2022)

GS1 GDSN Attributes with BMS ID and xPath (July 2022) 

Deployed LCLs (Apr 2022)

GPC to Context Mapping 3.1.19 (Dec 2021)

Delta GPC to Context Mapping 3.1.19 (Dec 2021)

GS1 GDSN Unit of Measure per Category (Apr 2022)

Migration Document (Dec 2021)

Approved WRs for release

Unchanged for 3.1.20

GS1 GDSN Module by context (May 2021)

Flex Extension for Price commentary (Dec 2018)

About this standard

This version: 3.1.20

Publication date: Aug 2022

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Current Version
Maintenance release 3.1.27 (May 2024)
Future Version
Maintenance release 3.1.28 (August 2024)
Legacy Version
Maintenance release 3.1.26 (February 2024)
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