What we do


GS1 – The Global Language of Business

GS1 believes in the power of standards to transform the way we work and live.

Headquartered in Brussels, Belgium, GS1 has over 110 national chapters in 150 countries. GS1 develops and drives global adoption of supply chain standards, creating a common foundation for business by uniquely identifying, accurately capturing and automatically sharing vital information about products, locations and assets.

GS1 is:

  • Neutral and not-for-profit
  • Inclusive & collaborative
  • User-driven & governed
  • Think global & act local 


About GS1 Hong Kong

Founded by the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce in 1989, GS1 Hong Kong is the local chapter of GS1®.

GS1 Hong Kong’s mission is to empower business to grow and to improve efficiency, safety, authenticity and sustainability across multiple sectors and facilitate commerce connectivity, through the provision of a full spectrum of platforms, solutions and services based on our global standards. 

GS1 Hong Kong provides a trusted foundation for accurate, sharable, searchable and linkable data. Our EPC standard lays the foundation for IoT, powering a range of IoT-based services and applications. We have been helping industries to meet the challenges of omni-channel commerce and create a seamless customer experience for over 30 years. 
GS1 Hong Kong currently supports over 8,000 corporate members from various sectors including retail & consumer packaged goods, healthcare, food & beverage and food services, apparel & footwear, transport & logistics, among others.

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