GS1 messages

GS1 is the global organization responsible for the design and implementation of global standards and solutions to improve efficiency and visibility in the supply and demand chains across sectors. The GS1 system of standards is the most widely used supply-chain standards system in the world.

The GDS component of the collaborative MDM supports communication between the source data pool and recipient data pool. GDS uses the supply side and demand side types of messages that are defined by the GS1 organization.