GS1 India News 

14 May 2021

GS1 India achieves ISO 27001 certificate

Express Computer BISinfotech CRN India
6 May 2021

Consumers and regulators want real-time product updates and “beyond the label” data such as product origin and ingredients

Manufacturing Today
4 May 2021

Enabling track and trace through GS1 2D barcode on pharma packaging

Express Pharma
19 April 2021

GS1 celebrates 50 years of digitalisation in commerce

Express Computer CRN India
12 April 2021

GS1 Elevates S Swaminathan As CEO For Indian Ops

Business World Express Pharma Outlook India
15 March 2021

COVID-19 event – 2nd GS1 Executive Dialogue on 18 March

3 March 2021

Google On The Importance Of GTINs For Products In Search

Search Engine Roundtable
14 January 2021

New report supports adoption of GS1 standards and barcode implementation to ensure safety and trust in Covid-19 vaccination

Press Release
23 December 2020

2020: How years of trials, research were compressed into months in developing a Covid-19 vaccine

Indian Express
23 December 2020

Why India Needs a National Repository of Patient Data?


Upcoming Events 

GS1 India Forum 2024

Date: February GS1 India is organising a subscriber conference in Mumbai on February 2024, which will bring together industry leaders from the Retail, Food, FMCG, Online commerce, and Healthcare industries.

Discussions on the role of new-age technologies like Blockchain, AI, and IOT in creating digital disruptions, Master Data Management Strategy, Traceability, Circular Economy, and Sustainability will be held through panel discussions and presentations.

The First edition of the GS1 India Forum will have industry stakeholders and experts share practical ideas and best practices for leveraging standards in supply chain operations.

The forum will provide an invaluable opportunity to learn how modern-age innovations are bringing about a new paradigm shift and building efficiencies in the supply chain. It will provide a rich platform for the participants to develop new relationships that will enhance their knowledge and its application to the business.

A nominal delegate fee will be payable for attending the conference.

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Location: Mumbai

Industry and Standard News

How Covid-19 Has Opened up New Opportunities for Pharma Firms

Published on 20 February 2022

As India reeled under the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, its healthcare sector rose to the challenge. India was hailed as the world’s pharmacy and the government also reoriented its policies towards making the country self-reliant in terms of vaccines, drugs, medical devices and equipment. Meeting the challenges posed by the pandemic has helped build a foundation for the healthcare sector to gather pace in the future.

Business Today

Army begins RFID tagging of ammunition

Published on 9 February 2022

“The implementation of the RFID solution for ammunition asset visibility will transform the management of ammunition and bring in a quantum jump in ammunition management and tracking,” the Army said in a statement.

The Print

QR code on APIs to be made mandatory from next year to combat counterfeit medicines

Published on 20 January 2022

The government has made it mandatory to put QR codes on Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) used in medicines. The new rule will be applicable from January 1, 2023. After that, it will be mandatory to put QR code in API. This new rule will also help in distinguishing between genuine and counterfeit drugs much easier.

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