GS1 US® is a unique identification organization that enables companies in more than 25 industries to identify parties, places and things in a standardized way to facilitate the global supply chain. As a neutral, not-for-profit organization, GS1 US drives industry collaboration through the use of GS1 Standards – the most widely-used data standards in the world. The barcode, the most recognizable example of a GS1 Standard, is scanned more than 6 billion times per day globally. GS1 Standards create a foundation for emerging technologies that can improve security, visibility, interoperability and trust between business partners. Unique identification makes it possible to take advantage of the technologies of the future – connecting consumers, patients, businesses, and products. For more information, visit www.gs1us.org.