GS1 is a not-for-profit and neutral international organisation operating across 150 countries worldwide. GS1 is a collaborative platform that co-develops and deploys with member companies the standards and solutions to improve the entire value chain.
GS1 France is a community of over 38500 member companies from the main French industries (CPG, Healthcare, Transport & Logistics, Agriculture, Foodservice, Retail, Fresh Foods…) who collaborate together around three key areas: digitized product, omnichannel and interconnected supply chain.
GS1 started to develop a full set of standards for the healthcare sector 15 years ago to answer emerging regulations regarding traceabililty. Nowadays GS1 still works to optimize the supply chain processes by providing an interoperable and common language between all the actors. GS1 France’s healthcare sectors gathers about 1400 member companies (with many industry leaders) from various profiles such as medical devices producers, pharmaceutical laboratories, wholesalers, 3PL, carriers and also hospitals, pharmacies and parapharmacies.