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30 Jun

GS1 Hong Kong Shows Full Support to the First 7.1 O2O Shopping Festival 12 Members Pitch in and Launch 7.1 Offers on ShopThruPost by Hongkong Post or own brand platforms

HONG KONG (29 June 2017) – To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the HKSAR, GS1 HK announces collaboration with ShopThruPost, an online retail platform by Hongkong Post, and numerous retail members to present incredible offers and discounts for the public......

28 Jun

Hong Kong IoT Conference 2017 - Experts: Interoperability and Open Standards are Key to an IoT Connected Future

HONG KONG (June 28 2017) – GS1 HK, a not-for-profit, standards organisation that develops and drives adoption of global standards, hosted Hong Kong IoT Conference 2017 titled “IoT from Vision to Action” today in Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, marking the fifth annual event for the ICT industry......

15 Jun

GS1 Hong Kong and Retail Asia Expo Announce Top 10 eCommerce Websites Winners

HONG KONG (June 15, 2017) – GS1 Hong Kong and Retail Asia Expo announced the winners of the Top 10 eCommerce Website Awards 2017. The winners were honored at the Retail Asia Expo 2017 Cocktail Event joined by industry experts, Advisory Committee members and senior executives from the retail industry......

29 May

J&J’s Kathryn E. Wengel and P&G’s Julio Nemeth appointed Vice-Chairpersons of GS1 Management Board

HONG KONG (May 26, 2017) – The GS1 General Assembly appointed Kathryn E. Wengel, Worldwide Vice President & Chief Supply Chain Officer, Management Committee Member, Johnson & Johnson (J&J), and Julio Nemeth, President Global Business Services, The Procter and Gamble Co. (P&G), as Vice-Chairpersons of its Management Board......

30 Mar

Hong Kong ICT Awards 2017 “Best Lifestyle Award”, “Best Mobile Apps Award” & “Best Smart Hong Kong Award”

HONG KONG (March 30, 2017) Co-organised by Hong Kong Information Technology Federation, Hong Kong Wireless Technology Industry Association and GS1 Hong Kong, and instigated by Office of the Government Chief Information Officer, Hong Kong ICT Awards 2017......

9 Feb

GS1 Hong Kong’s 2017 Food Scheme Empowers Local Food Brands to Gain Consumer Trust and Ensure Food Safety

HONG KONG (February 9, 2017) – In Hong Kong, over 90% of the total food supply is imported food and the Mainland is one of the major food sources.  Therefore, food quality and safety is always a public concern...

1 Dec

Recognition of 84 local companies in GS1 Hong Kong’s ‘Consumer Caring Scheme 2016’

HONG KONG (December 1, 2016) – The Consumer Caring Scheme organised by GS1 Hong Kong has entered its 6th year of inception.This year, 84 local companies will be...

5 Nov

GS1 Hong Kong Summit - Innovating for Digital Consumers Connection - Ended on a High Note

HONG KONG (November 5, 2016) – The GS1 Hong Kong Summit (“the Summit”) held on November 3, 2016, concluded on a high note as the delegates composed of 500 executives and influencers across pillar industries exchanged...

2 Nov

Survey Finds Most Hong Kong CEOs Under-Utilising Social Media to Grow Businesses

HONG KONG (November 2, 2016) – A recent survey revealed that despite the fact that social media is a huge part of our lives, most Hong Kong CEOs do not unleash the potential of social platforms...

28 Oct

“Hong Kong Trusted Product” e-Commerce Solution on ShopThruPost Offers ‘Double Trust’ to Hong Kong Brands, Merchants and SMEs

HONG KONG (October 28, 2016) – The “Hong Kong Trusted Product” designation powered by GS1 Hong Kong, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the implementation of.....

18 Jul

A New Paradigm to Deliver Consumer Trust Through Food Chain Visibility

Hong Kong, 18 July 2016 – GS1 Hong Kong Food Industry Forum 2016, jointly organised by GS1 Hong Kong and Global Food Safety Initiative China (GFSI), was held on 18 July...

28 Jun

GS1 Hong Kong and Retail Asia Expo Announce Top 10 eCommerce Websites Winners

(Hong Kong, 14 June 2016) – GS1 Hong Kong and Retail Asia Expo announced the winners of the Top 10 eCommerce Website Awards 2016. The winners...

22 Jun

Unleashing the Power of Internet of Things for Smarter Business, Smarter Living

The 4th HK Internet of Things Conference 2016 (“the Conference”), was held today in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, with Mr. Nicholas Yang...

12 Apr

HKICT Awards 2016: Best Smart Hong Kong Award Breaks the Boundaries for Creative and Innovative Talent

The HKICT Awards 2016: Best Smart Hong Kong Award presentation ceremony was successfully held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre on 11 April...

11 Apr

Product identification is not just for logistics – it’s the way forward!

Opening a briefing at GS1 Hong Kong Office, Ms. Anna Lin, CEO of GS1 Hong Kong made the observation that today’s environment is more favourable for the new developments in improving e-commerce.

21 Mar

Consumer Caring Scheme 2016 Encourages Local Enterprises to Uphold Caring Culture

Consumer Caring Scheme 2016 is open for application today. The Scheme aims to recognise local enterprises that leverage global standards and advanced technologies to improve business processes...

15 Jan

GS1 Hong Kong's Response to Policy Address 2016

In the Policy Address 2016, GS1 Hong Kong welcomes and supports the initiatives on Transport, Trade and Logistics Platform, Innovation and Technology...

8 Dec

Commitment to care wins recognition for 79 local businesses in GS1 Hong Kong’s Consumer Caring Scheme 2015

‘Consumer Caring Companies 2015’ will be recognised during a presentation ceremony held at the GS1 Hong Kong Annual Members Dinner on 8th January 2016...

19 Nov

Surviving Booming e-Commerce Successfully

The 14th GS1 Hong Kong Supply Chain Management (SCM) Excellence Summit (“the Summit”), was held today in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, with...

19 Jun

Building Trust and Confidence in Today’s Food System

GS1 Hong Kong Food Industry Forum 2015, organized by GS1 Hong Kong, took place on 18 June at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Themed with...

10 Jun

GS1 Hong Kong and Retail Asia Expo Announce Top 10 eCommerce Websites Winners

GS1 Hong Kong and Retail Asia Expo announced the winners of the 2015 Top 10 eCommerce Websites Awards. The winners were honored at the Retail Asia Expo ...

19 May

Industry Leaders Unveil IoT Opportunities in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Internet of Things Conference 2015 (“the Conference”) starts May 15, last Friday, with Mr Victor Lam, JP, Government Chief Information Officer (Acting)...

24 Mar

Retailing Leaders in Asia Pacific Navigate Industrial Landscape to Unveil Opportunities English content only

The 14th Efficient Consumer Response (ECR) Asia Pacific Conference (the “Conference”) starts in Hong Kong today, with Mr Gregory So, Secretary for Commerce and...

21 Jan

GS1 Hong Kong’s Response to Policy Address

The Chief Executive released Policy Address on 14 January, 2015. GS1 Hong Kong welcomes the points that are closely related to your interests...

22 Dec

GS1 Hong Kong’s Consumer Caring Scheme 2014 recognizes 70 local businesses for putting “consumer first”

GS1 Hong Kong’s “Consumer Caring Scheme 2014 ceremony was held at the Hong Kong Conference and Exhibition Centre on 17 December 2014 to kick off...

22 Dec

GS1 Hong Kong’s Internet of Things Awards ceremony showcases advanced technology and successful applications

GS1 Hong Kong’s Hong Kong Internet of Things (IoT) Awards presentation ceremony was held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre on...

24 Nov

A critical moment for Hong Kong to boost cross-border supply chain visibility to remain an Asian logistics hub

At the Supply Chain E-Logistics Forum held on 19 November 2014, it was revealed that the key to Hong Kong retaining its position as an Asian logistics hub lies in...

25 Sep

GS1 Hong Kong’s Internet of Things Award Winners Bring Ubiquity Into Reality

Hong Kong – September 19, 2014 – GS1 Hong Kong‟s Hong Kong Internet of Things (IoT) Awards shines on the top performers in terms of adoption and...

24 Sep

Companies Can Now Exchange Product Information for 15 million Products Through GDSN

GS1® has announced today that its GS1 Global Registry® has reached 15 million product items. The GS1 Global Registry is a directory operated by GS1 that...

26 Jun

Marsh Holds Place of Honor in History of GS1 Barcode

From warehouse loading docks to small retail shops, workers engaged in the global supply chain and shoppers worldwide will hear the familiar beep of the GS1...

9 Apr

Asia Food Safety and Product Quality Forum Building the Future Food Chain Chinese content only

The Asia Food Safety and Product Quality Forum is going to be held on 16 May 2014 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The Forum, which is...

4 Apr

GS1 Joins The World Wide Web Consortium To Improve The Future Of Product Identification and Visibility On The Web

GS1 has today announced that they have become a member of The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).  GS1 will work with the W3C community to collaborate...

3 Apr

GS1 Hong Kong brings IoT ubiquity a step closer with new awards programme

GS1 Hong Kong is bringing the universal adoption of technologies that take advantage of the rapidly growing Internet of Things a step closer with the launch...

19 Mar

GS1 Hong Kong Builds Up Consumer Caring Brands with Local Enterprises

Building up consumer confidence in the brand and establishing excellent reputation have always been the ultimate goals for enterprises of every size. The Consumer...

24 Feb

EU Expert Group Highlights Global Best Practices for Product Traceability

As the industry prepares for upcoming consumer safety regulations around certain non-food, non-healthcare products, an expert group set up by the European...

21 Feb

GS1 to Use Google Glass to Showcase Latest Innovation in Mobile Device Bar Code Scanning at Mobile World Congress

GS1 have today announced that they will be demonstrating the power of barcode scanning in evolving mobile devices using the widely speculated Google Glass...

20 Jan

Use Standardized Barcodes to Drive Secured Marketing Campaigns

In view of the recent news report about the deficiency of employing barcodes in retail promotions and the related confusion, GS1 Hong Kong finds it essential...

16 Jan

GS1 Accredited as Issuing Agency for Unique Device Identification by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

GS1 received accreditation by the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as issuing agency for unique device identifiers (UDIs). Global GS1 Standards meet...

9 Dec

GS1 Hong Kong Endorses 66 Local Businesses in the Consumer Caring Scheme 2013

66 Hong Kong companies have been named “Consumer Caring Companies” in the Consumer Caring Scheme 2013 organized by GS1 Hong Kong for the third year...

3 Dec

New Version of EPC Air Interface Standard “Gen2v2” is Ratified

Brussels, Belgium, November 7, 2013 –GS1, the neutral, not-for-profit standards organisation today announced that it has upgraded and ratified its...

28 Nov

GS1 Hong Kong poised to help more SMEs increase consumer confidence and boost customer service levels

As Hong Kong’s wholesale and retail industries become increasingly competitive, GS1 Hong Kong (GS1HK) believes that its Consumer Connect mobile application will help...

12 Sep

Hong Kong RFID Awards 2013, bolstering the innovative adoption of RFID technology

As the HKSAR’s premier RFID award, Hong Kong RFID Awards has received close to 200 entries since its inception in 2008. Hong Kong RFID Awards is an annual industry...

2 Sep

NEW Standard to Boost Package Sustainability

GS1, the neutral, not-for-profit organisation that facilitates collaboration amongst trade partners with global standards across 150 countries, has released its newest standard...

29 Aug

GS1 Joins The Sustainability Consortium

GS1, a neutral, not-for-profit, global organization that develops and maintains the most widely-used supply chain standards system in the world, has officially announced...

16 Jul

GS1 Hong Kong launches the new Hong Kong Internet of Things (IoT) Week, empowering robust IoT development in Hong Kong

GS1, a neutral, not-for-profit, global organization that develops and maintains the most widely-used supply chain standards system in the world, has officially announced...

10 Jun

Supply Chain Visibility Tops List for Corporate Improvements

Aberdeen Group’s new research reveals 63 % of 149 companies with predominant global supply chains have ranked Supply Chain Visibility as a high priority for improvement...

20 May

GS1 and Open Mobile Alliance Team Up to Bring Intelligent Barcode Scanning to Mobile Devices

GS1 and Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) are collaborating to enable bar code scanning features built directly into mobile devices. This will make it easier for...

22 Apr

WCO and GS1 Join Forces in the Fight against Counterfeiting and Launch the New Mobile IPM

The World Customs Organization and GS1 will be present at the upcoming 7th Global Congress on Combating Counterfeiting and Piracy, to be held in Istanbul, Turkey from...

16 Apr

Hong Kong Internet of Things Centre of Excellence Champions Technology Adoption and Industry Best Practices

Hong Kong Internet of Things Centre of Excellence (hereafter “The Centre”) set up by GS1 Hong Kong at Hong Kong Science Park, supported by the Innovation and Technology...

8 Jan

'Consumer Connect’ Provides Trusted Information to Help Consumers Make Smart Choices in One Scan

With smartphones getting more popular, consumers enjoy more autonomy as product information and promotional offers are at their fingertips. GS1 Hong Kong, with...

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