Recent GS1 standards & guidelines postings

A summary of all the most recent GS1 standards, guidelines and other important GSMP document postings is below. The detailed log of all postings, including minor errata fixes, can be downloaded here.



Sep 2019 GSMP Manual, Release 3.4
Sep 2019 GDSN Trade Item Implementation Guideline, Release 31
Aug 2019 GDSN Release 3.1.10
Jul 2019 GS1 Lightweight messaging standard for verification of product identifier, Release 1.1
Jul 2019 GS1 Logistics Label Guideline, Release 1.3
Jul 2019 GS1 General Specifications, Release 19.1
Jun 2019 GS1 Attribute Business Definitions, Release 1.0
May 2019 EPC Tag Data Standard (TDS), Release 1.12
May 2019 GSCN for 19-077, new Application Standard for Fighting Illicit Trade
May 2019 GS1 Fighting Illicit Trade Master Data Message Business Message Standard
May 2019 Fighting Illicit Trade with EPCIS Application Standard
Apr 2019 GSCN for 19-012 an update for GS1 Global Model Number for regulated medical devices
Apr 2019 GS1 XML, Release 3.4
Mar 2019 Identification of Investigational Products in Clinical Trials Application Standard, Release 1.0.1
Mar 2019 GSCN for 18-087 new GS1 Application Identifier (7240) for Protocol ID
Mar 2019 GS1 Logistics Interoperability Model Application Standard, Release 1.1.1
Feb 2019 GSCN for 18-346 use of GS1 2D barcodes at retail point-of-sale
Feb 2019 GS1 Product Image Specification, Release 3.3
Feb 2019 GS1 Foundation for Fish, Seafood and Aquaculture Traceability Implementation Guideline, Release 1.3
Feb 2019 GS1 Package Measurement Rules Standard, Release 2.6
Feb 2019 GS1 System Architecture, Release 8
Feb 2019 GS1 System Landscape, Release 8
Jan 2019 GS1 Style Guide
Dec 2018 Global Product Classification (GPC)
Nov 2018 Packaging Label Guide
Sep 2018 Identification of Components and Parts in the Rail Industry - Application Standard, Release 1.2 
Sep 2018 Healthcare GLN Implementation Guideline, Release 2.0
Aug 2018 GS1 Mobile Ready Hero Images Guideline, Release 1.0
Aug 2018 GS1 Digital Link Standard, Release 1.0
Jul 2018 CBVCN (Core Business Vocabulary Change Notification) WR18-108 Addition of Fish Attributes
Jul 2018 EPC™ Radio-Frequency Identity Protocols Generation-2 UHF RFID Standard, Release 2.1
Jun 2018 Consumer Product Variant - Implementation Guide 
Jun 2018 Leveraging GDSN for the FDA Global Unique Device Identifier Database (GUDID) Implementation Guideline, Release 3.0
Apr 2018 GS1 Human Readable Interpretation (HRI) Implementation Guide, Release 1.2
Dec 2017  Exchange of component/part lifecycle data in the rail industry, application standard, Release 1.0
Nov 2017 Tagged-Item Grading Grade Definitions Guideline, Release 1.1
Sep 2017 GS1 Fruit & Vegetable Master Data Attribute Implementation Guide, Release 1.3
Sep 2017 GS1 DataMatrix Guideline, Release 2.5
Sep 2017 GS1 Model for Supply Chain Management in Healthcare Part II EDI Processes, Release 1.2
Aug 2017 Global Traceability Standard, Release 2
Jul 2017 GS1 EANCOM, Standard
Jun 2017 Use of GS1 Identification Keys in GS1 EDI messages Guideline
Jun 2017 Pharmaceutical Image Implementation Guideline
Apr 2017 GDSN Operations Manual
Feb 2017 EPCIS and CBV Implementation Guideline, Release 1.2
Dec 2016 Identification of Components and Parts in the Rail Industry - Application Standard, Release 1.0
Dec 2016 The three TIPP supporting files (Adoption explained, Solution Providers Tools and Testing submission form)
Nov 2016 Trade-item Performance Protocol guideline 
Oct 2016 How to apply GS1 keys in UBL messages Guideline, Release 1.0
Sep 2016 EPCIS & Core Business Vocabulary Standard, Release 1.2
June 2016 GS1 GTIN Management Standard
May 2016 GS1 Architecture Principles, Release 3.0
Feb 2016 Gen2v2 Interoperability Test Requirements
Jan 2016 GS1 GLN Allocation Rules (standard)
Dec 2015 GS1 EDI Healthcare Guidelines
Dec 2015 GDSN Healthcare Use Cases
Dec 2015 Global Traceability Compliance Criteria for Food (Application Standard)
Nov 2015 Vocabulary of GS1 SmartSearch
Oct 2015 GS1 Global Meat and Poultry Traceability Guideline, Release 1.0
Oct 2015 EPC Compliant Class-1 Generation-2 UHF RFID Devices Conformance Requirements, Release 2.0.1
July 2015 GS1 1D Barcode Verification Process Implementation Guideline
July 2015 GS1 2D Barcode Verification Process Implementation Guideline
July 2015 Healthcare GTIN Allocation Rules
July 2015 GS1 AIDC Healthcare Implementation Guideline
July 2015 GS1 Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Labelling Consumer Units 
July 2015 Content Authors and editors checklist
July 2015 GS1 SmartSearch implementation guideline  
May 2015

GS1 EPCIS for Rail Vehicle Visibility Application Standard

May 2015

EPC Information Services (EPCIS) Specification Conformance Requirements

April 2015

EPC Gen2 UHF Air Interface Protocol Standard

March 2015

Typing in the GS1 System Architecture Finding

March 2015

GS1 Third Party Data Exchange in Healthcare Implementation Guide

Feb 2015

AIDC Healthcare Implementation Guideline


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