|Global leader in data synchronization registers 10 million products with GDSN |
ME NewsWire / Business Wire
LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. - Thursday, October 10th 2013
Today 1WorldSync announced its GDSN data pool registers over 10 million products with the Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN®). 1WorldSync is the global leader in product data management and data pool solutions.™ In one years’ time, 1WorldSync expanded to 54 countries worldwide and serves 15,000 customers including Abbott, Amerinet, Colgate-Palmolive Company, Dot Foods, Kellogg Company, Mars Incorporated, Premier, Inc., Procter & Gamble Company (P&G), REWE, Wakefern Food Corp., Walmart, Wegmans and more.
Technology and the development of new channels for commerce have fundamentally changed the way shoppers interact with retailers and product manufacturers. This new environment is driving the need for more detailed, consistent product data and is a primary focus strategy for 1WorldSync.
"We represent multiple industry sectors and have increased our GDSN data pool significantly over the last 12 months. This rapid growth is advancing the adoption of standards-based product data synchronization globally," said Nihat Arkan, CEO of 1WorldSync.
1WorldSync GDSN data pool capabilities allow companies to share trusted product information with one another and with consumers, driving business efficiencies and improving communication for everyone. The company’s platform provides benefits for brand owners, retailers, application providers and consumers by creating the ability to locate critical product information and to exchange standardized data with trading partners worldwide.
"With the continuous synchronization of authentic data, 1WorldSync GDSN data pool will enable Mars to support the increasing demand of consumers' need for complete accurate product information,” stated Johannes Gollowitzer from Mars Europe.
"1WorldSync has been dedicated to ensuring the GDSN data exchanges with our suppliers is secure, complete, standards-based and of the highest quality," shared Tracy L. Scott, Walmart Senior Manager Process & Design, Merchandising Operation Services.
"1WorldSync’s product data management capabilities represent the evolution of data synchronization, the creation of a platform for trusted product data linked to contextual information that lives online, including social networks,” said Malcolm Bowden, President GS1 Global. "The increasing adoption of 1WorldSync’s GDSN data pool illustrates the demand and value of standards-based product data synchronization as it is essential for daily business and enables customers to efficiently deliver trusted and extensive product information to consumers everywhere.”
With more than 15,000 customers across 54 countries, 1WorldSync is the industry leader in global product data management and data pool solutions certified for the GS1 Global Data Synchronization Network(TM) (GDSN(R). 1WorldSync solutions and services allow companies to share trusted product information with one another and with consumers, driving business and convenience for everyone, all around the world. 1WorldSync is a joint venture of GS1 Germany and GS1 US, which are member organizations of GS1, the organization that develops global standards for identifying, capturing and sharing product information. For more information, visit www.1worldsync.com.