Transport & Logistics

As a manufacturer, retailer or logistics service provider, you need to know exactly where your shipments of goods are at any time, where they have come from, and when and where they are due to arrive. The use of GS1 standards gives you accurate up-to-date information about all these matters so that you can make good decisions for your business.
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Our standards in action

There are 5 business processes in the transport and logistics sector whose efficiency, speed and accuracy are increased by the use of our standards:

Get involved

We’ve set up a group of manufacturers, retailers and logistics companies to share knowledge about GS1 standards best practice. To join, email

Any questions?

We can help you get started or show you how to improve what you’re already doing with our standards in transport and logistics.