GS1 is a neutral, not-for-profit organisation that develops and maintains the most widely used global standards for efficient business communication. We are best known for the barcode, named by the BBC as one of “the 50 things that made the world economy”. GS1 standards, services and emerging technologies help solve omni channel challenges and improve inventory accuracy, visibility and traceability of supply chains across physical and digital channels in the retail sector. With local Member Organisations in 114 countries, 1.5 million user companies and 6 billion transactions every day, GS1 standards create a common language that supports systems and processes in 25 sectors across the globe. For more information visit the GS1 Australia website (https://www.gs1au.org/for-your-industry/general-merchandise-and-apparel/omni-channel-retail/) or follow us on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/gs1-australia-ltd/), Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/gs1australia/)and our YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/user/GS1Australia) channel.