GS1 UK is a not-for-profit business association with over 17,600 members. GS1 UK adds value to members’ businesses by promoting and developing the adoption of multi sector, global supply chain standards. Using GS1 standards (including the global GS1 standards for unique identification), the organisation delivers supply chain solutions and services for bar coding, electronic business messaging, data synchronisation and through EPCglobal, Radio Frequency Identification technology. GS1 UK’s standards and support services deliver a more efficient supply chain for its members and their trading partners. Over 1,100,000 companies globally use GS1 standards to achieve business efficiencies. GS1 UK aims to make standards and the adoption of related technology accessible and affordable to all UK companies, regardless of size.