The annual retail food market in 2017 was almost $100 billion; traditional grocery stores accounted for $80 billion
Online Canadian grocery shopping sales are expected to grow to $3.6 billion annually by 2019
*Sources: Statistics Canada, Forrester Research
The Grocery sector is evolving at a fast pace as customers get savvier about the products they buy and online platforms become more important. As demands from trading partners and consumers grow increasingly complex, the need for the highest possible data quality is becoming evermore critical.
To meet these challenges, GS1 Canada works with the Grocery sector to leverage global standards to identify, capture, share and use product information across a wide range of business processes.
Through our non-competitive ECCnet Industry Managed Solutions, GS1 Canada can help your organization become more efficient, increase the quality of your content, create end-to-end supply chain traceability and improve consumer safety.
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GS1 Canada’s Industry Managed Solutions meet the needs of the Grocery sector for businesses of all sizes. Whether you are looking to launch a new product, access perpetually cleansed and updated product content or increase safety and operational efficiency, our solutions can help.
Discover how you can engage with GS1 Canada, whether you are just getting started or want to play an active role in ensuring that global standards and GS1 Canada solutions continue to meet the needs of Canadian industry.
Learn about how GS1 global standards can create a more efficient and transparent supply chain, while helping your business to streamline operations, support core business processes and exchange information with trading partners.