Several times a year new releases of GS1 Data Source are implemented. These may concern changes in validations or the data entry instructions or changes to attributes or codes.
12 May 2018 - introduction of Benelux common data model and release
A number of changes concerning the food, health and beauty industry have been implemented:
Introduction of a common data model aimed at the Benelux
A new form of data entry instruction
A different display of the webinterface
Next release of changes to GS1 Data Source
Common data model for the Benelux
Ever more companies are operating in the Netherlands as well as in Belgium, increasing the demand for alignment of the information contained in GS1 Data Source (GDSN) within the Benelux. To address this need Belgium and the Netherlands will apply the same data model. The relevant attributes can be found in the new Attribute Explorer.