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FSSAI pushes for an enhanced consumer grievance redress system through integration with ‘Smart Consumer’ app
In an attempt to provide better consumer access particularly towards quick & satisfactory resolution of the grievances, Food Safety & Standards Authority of India has established a network integration with ‘Smart Consumer’ app for a robust, effective and efficient system of redressing consumer complaints relating to food apart from providing information about smart buying tips and claim busters.
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12 September 2017
Fastags Are The ‘Aadhaar’ For Your Vehicle
A unique ID which will help to create a massive database of all vehicles, providing run time information about their whereabouts, and status to the relevant authorities.
2 September 2017
GS1 Standards help South Delhi Municipal Corporation ease border mess
In a bid to decongest Capital's borders, South Delhi Municipal Corporation invites bids for developing GS1 EPC-based RFID lanes to collect tolls.
19 July 2017
FASTags the way forward for easy movement of goods: Nitin Gadkari
GS1 standards based FASTags enables the carriers to cross the toll gates instead of stopping each time and paying the toll has eased the movement of goods in the country. "This technology will be extended to all the states in the coming time", Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari said.
15 July 2017
EU designated GS1 SSCC to help transform cross-border parcel deliveries
European Committee for Standardisation chooses GS1 Serial Shipping Container Code (SSCC) to uniquely identify parcels and enable interoperability between all parties in the parcel delivery network.
21 June 2017
Railways to track wagons, coaches
Indian Railways will be using GS1 standards-based radio-frequency identification (RFID) tags to track wagons, coaches and locomotives to ensure effective and transparent functioning.
Economic Times report
1 May 2017
RFID tags to keep track of Ordnance factories’ ammunition
In a first-ever exercise, ammunition produced in all ordnance factories will get radio frequency identification (RFID) tags containing details of the make, batch and manufacturing date and time.
Times of India report 14 Feb 2017
Govt unveils smart Consumer mobile app
The government launched a host of online initiatives including a mobile App ‘Smart Consumer’ and an ‘Online Consumer Mediation Centre (OCMC)’ to provide speedy redressal of consumer grievances.
Indian Express report
Business Standard report
24 December 2016
Empowering consumers to make better choices and revolutionising product data exchange in the retail sector
GS1 India announces the launch of its new DataKart service, a repository of retailed products sold through retail stores and through online shopping portals.
PTI report 26 Nov 2016
Big Benefits, Small Codes
The use of GS1 standards help dairy companies grow their business.
Read more 26 Nov 2016