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Submitter

joanne hoagland

Description

5010X222A1 - LIN02 @ 2410 loop - new qualifiers added with Errata (EN, EO, HI, UK, and UP). Can you please provide a definition of these values, specifically EN, EO UK and UP. What do the numerical values after these qualifiers mean (i.e. EN - EAN/UCC - 13)?I also posted this question during open comment period.

Response


EN EAN/UCC - 13

Data structure for the 13 digit EAN.UCC (EAN international.Uniform Code Council) Global Trade Identification Number (GTIN)

EO EAN/UCC - 8

Data structure for the 8 digit EAN.UCC (EAN International.Uniform Code Council) Global Trade Identification Number (GTIN)

HI HIBC (Health Care Industry Bar Code) Supplier Labeling Standard Primary Data Message

The primary data message consists of the LIC (Labeler Identification Code), product catalog number, and unit-of-measure identifier

UK GTIN 14-digit Data Structure
Data structure for the 14 digit EAN.UCC (EAN International.Uniform Code Council) Global Trade Item Number (GTIN)

UP UCC - 12

Data structure for the 12 digit EAN.UCC (EAN International.Uniform Code Council) Global Trade Identification Number (GTIN). Also known as the Universal Product Code (U.P.C.)

Recommendation

The definitions of these codes are from the 5010 Standard. As described in the definitions, the numeric values refer to the number of digits in the data.

SEE CODE SOURCE 41 for all of these codes.
Submission 9/20/2010
Status Date 11/19/2010
Status F - Final
Primary References
Document 005010X222
Section2
Set ID837P
Table2
Loop2410
Segment IDLIN