GS1 Canada

ECCnet Nutritional Content

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Value to Manufacturers and Other Data Providers

Data Excellence

  • GS1 Canada’s commitment to data excellence ensures bilingual product data is perpetually cleansed and updated and 100% accurate and complete, helping to build trust between trading partners.
  • Through our certification tools and processes, brand-owner certified content ensures that trading partners are receiving the highest level of data quality when receiving nutritional data; critical to making important decisions that impact the health and lives of Canadian consumers and patients.

Global Standards

  • GS1 global standards create a common language to identify, capture, share and use data, ensuring critical information is accessible, accurate and easy to understand.
  • Ensure brand consistency and data quality by sharing standardized product data with multiple trading partners, ensuring interoperability across systems, as well as visibility and traceability throughout the entire supply chain.

Meets Changing Needs

  • With regular updates based on user feedback, ECCnet Nutritional Content meets the needs of the evolving regulatory and trading partner landscape.
  • A standardized source of nutritional content enables trading partners to react quickly to changing Health Canada and other regulatory requirements, or emerging consumer trends.

One-to-Many

  • Our one-to-many approach ensures product data is loaded once, then efficiently shared with multiple trading partners across multiple sectors, from a single source of truth.
  • This removes the need to re-enter information for each new trading partner or every time your product information needs updating, saving significant time and resources.

Trusted Canadian Industry Expertise

  • Have confidence in GS1 Canada’s industry knowledge and expertise gained over 40 years of delivering global standards-based solutions built by industry, for industry.
  • As an industry-directed organization, GS1 Canada collaborates with boards, advisory councils and work groups composed of business leaders and subject matter experts across the value chain. This expertise ensures that the nutritional content provided meets industry, regulatory and major trading partner requirements in Canada.