Barcoding and Labeling 101

9:15 AM–10:15 AM Apr 10, 2019

GH 4TH FL Crockett A


Session ID: 11051

Abstract: Many companies still struggle with barcoding & labeling in the warehouse. In this introductory session, we will look at the different types of barcodes, how to generate these barcodes from your ERP and a dive into the most common tools used for this purpose. We will explore options for scanners & software for handling barcoded transactions, along with common pitfalls companies should avoid when implementing barcoding and labeling solutions. We will also look at the new industry mandates for SSCC, GS1, GTIN & SGTIN and discuss how RFID compares to barcoding, and the first steps you can take to get started.

Objective 1: Understand the basics for barcoding

Objective 2: Understand barcoding terminology & RFID terminology

Objective 3: Learn about options to get started

Objective 4: Understand terms like GS1, GTIN, SGTIN, SSCC

Audience: Technical