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GS1 e-Connect
(June 2016)
News & Articles
New! The GS1 Discovery App now has a Foodservice version!

An ordinary fish on an extraordinary journey
We invite you to continue your GS1 Standards journey, as we have broadened the scope of our growing web app to follow a shipment of fresh fish from catch to restaurant, explaining along the way how GS1 Standards create efficiencies, as well as build a foundation for food safety, traceability and accurate product information.
Whether you are harvesting fresh food, or you're a processor, distributor, wholesaler, regulator, foodservice operator, restaurant or stakeholder – or simply a customer eating out or grabbing a takeaway – today’s foodservice landscape is changing and the GS1 Discovery App is here to help.
GS1 Launches Major Update to
Global Data Synchronisation Network

We are very pleased to announce the successful launch of GDSN Major Release 3!
Brussels, Belgium. 31 May, 2016 - GS1, the global standards organisation, announced the successful global launch of GDSN Major Release 3, an update to the Global Data Synchronisation NetworkTM (GDSN®) standard. The launch brings a new level of speed, efficiency and information-sharing flexibility to the nearly 40,000 organisations worldwide that rely on GDSN to share trusted product data with their business partners in an automatic, and immediate way.

With enhancements like richer product information sharing, industry-specific functionality and better regulatory compliance features, the release of GDSN Major Release 3 empowers organisations to respond to new and emerging marketplace demands like never before.

Click here to read the full press release!
Post Event -
ECR Singapore CEO Forum 2016
Date: 25 May 2016
Venue: NTUC Auditorium @ 1 Joo Koon Circle

Efficient Consumer Response (ECR) Singapore CEO Forum well received by retailers
If a packed NTUC Fairprice Auditorium was anything to go by, the 2016 ECR Singapore CEO Forum held on 25th May was clearly well-received and hugely successful.

Some 160 brand-owners, retailers, manufacturers and suppliers attended this year’s ECR Singapore CEO forum, co-organised by ECR Singapore and GS1 Singapore. They were all keen to learn about the latest trends and the best industry practices that will enhance consumer shopping experiences, consumer safety and operational efficiency.

Click here to read the full post-event article!
DSI acquires Ensync Solutions, expanding Microsoft Dynamics and IFS Presence

April 18, 2016
Author: Patrice Farrell

Kansas City, Mo. – DSI, a global leader in mobile-first and cloud supply chain solutions that enable businesses to transform and succeed in the digital economy, announced its acquisition of eNSYNC Solutions, Inc., based in Overland Park, Kansas. eNSYNC™ has been providing certified supply chain software solutions and services to Microsoft Dynamics® and IFS customers for more than 16 years.

“We have been impressed with the quality of the ScanWorkX® software and the strong emphasis the management team places on customer and employee satisfaction. eNSYNC is a great cultural and business fit for DSI as we continue to invest in mobile-first supply chain solutions that are certified for enterprise software,” said Matt McGraw, President & CEO of DSI.

To read the full article, click here!

You can also check out the ScanWorkx product information by clicking here.
Looking for Technology Solutions?

The GS1 Community consists of end users (manufacturers, distributors, retailers etc.) who continually have products in motion in the supply chain and Solution Partners (hardware and software companies, consultants, solution providers, systems integrators and training companies) who help the End User Community implement GS1 System and Technologies.

GS1 encourages our end users to work in conjunction with and support GS1 Singapore Solution Partners who are active members of GS1 and able to provide a platform of products and services that not only aim to implement the GS1 system of standards but also other wide range of solutions.

The GS1 Call for Collaboration Platform (CFC) is a solution offering by GS1 Singapore to aid members and user companies identify the right Solution Partners for their project implementations.

4 Step Methodology:

For complimentary consultation on your requirement, please contact us at 6826 3075. Alternatively, you may send an email to and request for a copy of the GS1 Singapore CFC Form.

You can also find out more about CFC, by checking out our GS1 website here!
GS1 Singapore
Food Safety Forum 2016
Theme: Gaining Consumer Trust through Traceability in the Food Supply Chain
Date: 28 July 2016
Time: 1.30pm - 5.30pm
Venue: SMF House @ 2985 Jalan Bukit Merah, S159457

GS1 Singapore is proud to organise our inaugural GS1 Food Safety Forum 2016 on 28 July at Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF).  Aptly themed “Gaining Consumer Trust Through Traceability in the Food Supply Chain”, this forum aim to bring together food manufacturers, importers, distributors and food retailers together to gain a better understanding of industry’s needs, identify areas of mutual benefit for collaboration and learn practical food safety solutions to implement in any size operation.
Amidst a climate of continuing food threats around the world, Singapore has remained vigilant in monitoring the environment and putting in place stringent food safety standards.
Join us at our Food Safety Forum and acquire the steps to implement food safety standards throughout the value chain, meet regional and export market requirements!

For more information and registration, click here!
Manufacturing Solutions Expo (MSE) 2016
Theme: The Future of Manufacturing
Date: 12 – 14 October 2016
Opening Hours: 10am – 6pm (12 – 13 Oct), 10am – 5pm (14 Oct)
Venue: Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre

Manufacturing Solutions Expo (MSE) 2016 is an annual one-stop exhibition for products and solutions providers to showcase innovative solutions, cost-effective technologies and products to improve business productivity and efficiency within and beyond manufacturing industries.
Organised by Singapore Manufacturing Federation and Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd, this premier trade exhibition provides abundant opportunities to meet, network and explore business opportunities through the various activities at the exhibition.

The exhibition will showcase a diverse range of effective solutions and presenting global leading brands from four profiles; Digital Factory, Industrial Automation, Sustainable Environment and Supply Chain. For more information, log on to

Click here to secure your booth today!
GS1 Barcode Workshop -
Transiting from 1D to 2D Barcode in the Healthcare Sector

Date: 17 June 2016
Time: 1.30pm - 5.30pm
Venue: SMF House @ 2985 Jalan Bukit Merah, S159457

Click Here to Register!
GS1 EPC/RFID Workshop

Date: 23 June 2016
Time: 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue: SMF House @ 2985 Jalan Bukit Merah, S159457

Click Here to Register!
GS1 Singapore Food Safety Forum 2016
Date: 28 July 2016
Time: 1.30pm - 5.30pm
Venue: SMF House @ 2985 Jalan Bukit Merah, S159457

Click Here to Register!
Welcome onboard to our new Solution Partners!
Membership Referral
Refer a new member to GS1 Singapore and get rewarded!

The more successful referrals you refer, the more rewards you can earn!

Click here for more details on GS1 Singapore Membership Referral Programme.
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