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GS1NZ News

Health Level Seven International® (HL7®) has re-iterated its support of GS1 by joining more than 50 leading healthcare stakeholders from around the world in signing an endorsement paper that supports the adoption of the GS1 System of Standards for Healthcare as the global standard best suited for the healthcare supply chain.

GS1 Standard for New Zealand Business Number will add efficiency, global credibility. GS1 welcomes the Government decision to adopt a New Zealand Business Number (NZBN).

In recent months us Kiwis have taken a bit of a battering around our ‘clean & green’ environmental image, Dr Peter Stevens examines the effect this can have on NZ businesses.

There is a growing awareness that existing approaches to product assurance are coming under strain as food scares, the tidal wave of counterfeit products grow and there is an increase in consumer demand to know what is in their food (and that it is safe).