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Barcodes & Labels

BISG recommends barcoding and labeling guidelines for product barcodes (Bookland EAN & U.P.C), Shipping Labels, Product Labels, and Pallet Headers. See below for more information.

Barcode Suppliers
Don't plan on creating your own barcodes and labels? Here is a comprehensive list of BISG approved barcode suppliers. 

Increase to the Price Add-On for the EAN Barcode
Rules for encoding price in the Bookland EAN barcode.

Guidelines for Shipping Container Labeling
Recommends standard practice to simplify the capture of data at all stages of shipping, warehousing and receiving and align the book industry with global trade.

Guidelines for Pallet Header Labeling
Provides a succinct and uniform way for publishers to communicate to their customers the contents on each pallet.


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