Merlischachen-Küssnacht (Switzerland), May 30, 2016. SpecPage, a leading provider of integrated product data management and information solutions for the food & beverage (F&B) and jan/san industries, today announced that its Buyer’s Guide has been certified by 1WorldSync with Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) Major Release 3.1 compatibility.
SpecPage is a certified technology partner of 1WorldSync, the leading global multi-enterprise product information network, enabling companies to exchange product information with trade partners and customers in a straightforward and standardized format.
Its Buyer’s Guide is an easy-to-use online tool providing manufacturers, distributors and retailers with easy access to information about new or known products. The Buyer’s Guide offers an accurate and up-to-date source of product specifications, including health information and lists of regional distributors. Its enhanced search functionality and automatic product categorization facilitate buying decisions. The tool is integrated with GDSN and ensures compliance with certifications.
SpecPage’s Buyer’s Guide has been certified with GDSN Major Release 3.1 compatibility, which came into effect in May 2016, supporting new product attributes, code values and processes. The company’s training services ensure clients can implement the new standard seamlessly.
“GDSN Major Release 3 will further improve global exchange and synchronization of product information, and ensure data is compliant with regulatory requirements and of the highest possible quality”, commented Severin Weiss, CEO SpecPage. “SpecPage specializes in product information and compliance, and we have been working closely with 1WorldSync to achieve this certification with a view to ensure our global clients are ready in advance of the major switch-over.”
SpecPage offers a range of GDSN-integrated online catalogs tailored to the needs of the F&B and jan/san industries, including Buyer’s Guide, GDSN Guide, Supplier’s Guide, Seller’s Guide and Compliance Guide. Its auditing services ensure product information is comprehensive and accurate at all times.
The company also offers GTIN-Connector©, a SAP® add-on for automated master data preparation, verification and subsequent publication through GDSN.
With subsidiaries in Germany, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Slovakia and the US, the Swiss company is rapidly growing and set to expand its activities in Europe and the US, meeting the growing demand in the range of product development and information.
SpecPage with headquarters in Switzerland and branch offices in Germany, the Netherlands, France, Italy, Slovakia and United States is a leading vendor of integrated software solutions and online catalogs for the food and beverage as well as jan/san industries. Kellogg’s, Dr. Oetker, Mondelēz, Develey, Nestlé Wagner, Campbell Soup, R&R Ice Cream, OSI, Zeelandia and Glanbia (to name a few) are well-known customers who use the innovative and user-friendly software solutions from SpecPage to successfully manage the special and complex aspects of product development in the global competition for attractive products. With expertise in food law, the company offers turnkey product data management tools for master data and recipe as well product lifecycle management with integrated GDSN interface, simplifying compliance with global labeling requirements. In addition to its standardized software solutions, SpecPage offers master data capturing services and audits. www.specpage.com
1WorldSync is the leading multi-enterprise product information network, helping more than 18,000 global brands and their trading partners in 60 countries – share authentic, trusted content in the hands of their customers and consumers, empowering them to make the right choices, purchases or health and lifestyle decisions. Through its solutions, technology platform and expert services, 1WorldSync provides solutions that meet the diverse needs of its customers. For more information, please visit www.1worldsync.com.