For online consumers, products in webshops should be displayed as 'tangible' as possible and therefore at least one image is required Without a standard format the exchange of photos between various parties would be inefficient. The same counts for other kinds of digital assets.
Guidelines and check list
Guidelines have been established for creating and exchanging images between trade partners. This concerns colour and quality, specifications and file names. You find these guidelines below as well as a check list for the right images.
Specifically for DIY, Garden & Pet
The GS1 guidelines for digital assets state which other digital assets companies can share and which attributes you can use for this.