Topic Category: Education

Barcode-related Services

Goals: Become familiar with the services that we offer, and be able to answer customer questions on these services.   Barcode Registration We include Barcode Registration in purchases: Barcode registration is included with all of the barcode numbers we sell, so customers should only purchase barcode registration if they have a barcode through another provider …

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ITF-14 Specifications

Goals  Please click the [ Mark Complete ] button at the bottom of this page when you’ve achieved the following goals: Explain why it is important to keep within the size specifications for barcode printing. Indicate where you would look up the ITF-14 size specifications (no need to memorise these) Why is proper size specification …

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Global Location Numbers (GLNs)

Goals: Please click the [ Mark Complete ] button at the bottom of this page when you’ve achieved these goals:  Be able to change your email auto-text for GLN number sales (for the automatic emails that your customers receive). Explain how you can optionally register a GLN number in the International Barcodes Database, in addition to …

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Code 128 and Code 39 Barcodes

Goals:     Please click the [ Mark Complete ] button at the bottom of this page when you’ve achieved these goals:  Understand the use of asset-tracking barcode images (Code 128 and Code 39), and the process of ordering from International Barcodes. Be able to explain the difference between Code 128 and Code 39 asset tracking barcodes …

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Barcodes for wine, beer and spirits

Goals: Please click the [ Mark Complete ] button at the bottom of this page when you’ve achieved these goals:  Understand how to cater to wine, beer and spirit retail clients, the type of barcodes that they require, and the particular questions that they are likely to raise relating to alcohol barcodes. When you purchase “Barcode Packages”, …

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CD and DVD barcodes

Goals:     Please click the [ Mark Complete ] button at the bottom of this page when you’ve achieved these goals:  Be able to state which barcodes are used on retail CDs.   Barcodes for CDs or DVDs are EAN-13 retail barcodes, as used on other retail products. They can be used for selling CDs in …

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What are SSCC Codes?

Goals:     Please click the [ Mark Complete ] button at the bottom of this page when you’ve completed these goals: Explain how it could be possible that two SSCC codes are required for one UPC number. List the five formats in which we send SSCC barcodes to customers. Explain to a customer how IBN can create …

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