Sectors and Industries

Transport & Logistics

Transport & Logistics form the heart of the GS1 ecosystem. As a manufacturer, retailer, or logistics service provider, you need to know exactly what the shipments contain, and where they are coming from and going to. GS1 offers standards to support at all stages of the supply chain.

Identifying, capturing and sharing information about the movement of products—and the digitalisation of everyday business processes—not only enhances interoperability between stakeholders but creates a highly efficient, sustainable and collaborative logistics environment.

GS1 in Europe is organised to support GS1 member organisations on a global level to achieve fully accurate, real-time visibility throughout the supply chain, from source to consumer, no matter what the mode of transport.

Transport & Logistics are a global GS1 activity led by GS1 in Europe in a so called centre of excellence. The focus ereas are:

  • Location management for T&L
  • Road/Multi-modal transport
  • Paperless Transport

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Last Mile Delivery

The Last Mile project has it’s focus at the market of parcel delivery. And to be exact, the delivery to the end consumer. The world of parcel delivery is changing, due to marketplaces but also because of changes in legislation and regulations. GS1 in Europe must stay involved.

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