UPC code -
Universal Product Code
UPC code is the
first large-scale application of the bar code, its
characteristics is a fixed length, continuity of the bar code,
mainly in the United States and Canada, because of its wide
range of applications, it is also known as universal bar code.
UPC code can only be used to represent the number, so the word
set for the number 0 ~ 9. UPC code a total of A, B, C, D, E and
other five versions.
First, the conditions of UPC bar code registration The products
produced by the applicant are exported to the United States and
Canada. In addition, the applicant should make sure that the UPC
bar code is used on the product. In this case, the applicant can
apply to the Coding Center. And by the Chinese goods coding
center unified to the United States UCC organization. Second,
apply for UPC procedures
1. Applicants can
go to the location of the coding branch to apply for UPC vendor
identification code procedures.
should fill in the "China Commodity Bar Code System Member
Registration Form" and "UPC Barcode English Application" when
applying for the registration of the manufacturer's
identification code, and provide the business license or
business license of the enterprise legal person and its copy.
This information preparation of three sets, respectively, by the
Chinese goods coding center, the applicant's location of the
coding branch and the applicant within the enterprise filing
application information of the applicant shall be signed by the
coding branch and submitted to the China Commodity Coding Center
(hereinafter referred to as the Coding Center) for examination
and approval after the preliminary examination of the code of
the locality. After receiving the preliminary application
information and the fees paid by the applicant, the Coding
Center will submit the application to the US Uniform Code
Committee (UCC), and finally the UPC will identify the UPC
vendor identification code.