By George Wright IV,
Vice President, Product Identification & Processing Systems Inc.
(PIPS; New York City), GS1
U.S. Certified Bar Code Consultant
In a move that caught many automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) industry professionals by surprise, GS1 announced on February 14 at its annual meeting of national member organizations (such as GS1 US, GS1 Canada, GS1 UK, etc.), that it was changing the name of Reduced Space Symbology, often referred to as RSS, to GS1 DataBar.
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