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Korean Barcodes Registration

Updated:2018-11-14 12:17:36    Source:www.tannet-group.comViews:331

Korean barcodes registration refers to apply for barcodes with GS1 Korea. The GS1 System provides several types of barcodes for use by GS1 members depending on the application. Barcodes can be said the identity card of the enterprise products, which have unique identification. Registered barcodes can improve the visibility of enterprises, increase the strength of anti-counterfeiting products, and facilitate the management and sales of products.

Benefits of Barcodes Registration
Barcodes make doing business much more efficient for companies. It provides a method to track and store information about goods, from individual items to large stocks of thousands or even millions of items. They serve an important role and provide advantages compared with manually entering information, which help prevent errors, save costs and control inventory.

Number of barcodes Needed
It is best practice to get a different barcode for each product or product variation. This is because stores use barcodes for two primary purposes: 1. Barcodes are used for obtaining the price of the product when scanned at the checkout. 2. Barcodes are used for keeping track of stock and deciding when to reorder an item.

This means that if the retailers only use barcodes for option 1, you can get away with having the same barcode for 2 product variations (i.e. different colours of the same product), however if the retailer uses barcodes for option 2 as well, then a different barcode will be required for each product variation.

Required Information for Barcodes Registration
To apply for Korean barcodes registration, you need to provide the following materials basically:
1. Business license of Korea Companies ;
2. List of products requiring barcodes application;
3. Company's annual turnover and other basic information.

Overseas Barcodes Recordation
Overseas barcodes recordation refers to file records for those barcodes registered abroad. Foreign enterprises should apply for barcodes recordation for the production or distribution of foreign products with relevant Chinese departments if they are to sell their products in the Chinese market. The process for recordation in China takes around 10-15 working days. Tannet can assist you in this regard.

The vast majority of retailers find it much easier if products entering their stores have barcodes on them, many retailers require barcodes. This means that barcodes open the door to retailers and allow you to expand the availability of your product. Tannet provides global barcodes registration services. Should you have any need, we are glad to help.

Contact Us
If you have further inquires, please do not hesitate to contact Tannet at anytime, anywhere by simply visiting Tannet’s website, or calling Hong Kong hotline at 852-27826888 or China hotline at 86-755-82143422, or emailing to You are also welcome to visit our office situated in 16/F, Taiyangdao Bldg 2020, Dongmen Rd South, Luohu, Shenzhen, China.

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