GS1 Canada

SmartLabel™ Extract

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Today’s consumer is a savvier, more informed consumer, looking beyond the label to ensure the products they buy align with their values and contribute to their health and well-being.

Food & Consumer Products of Canada's (FCPC) SmartLabel™ initiative helps brand owners provide consumers with detailed product information, allowing them to make informed choices.

GS1 Canada can help brand owners participate through our value-added service: SmartLabel™ Extract.

Introducing SmartLabel™ Extract

SmartLabel™ Extract extracts and organizes your already-certified product data in a format ready for integration into SmartLabel™ templates – making it faster and easier to create consumer-facing webpages with the highest level of data quality.

Extracts are available through either an API feed or downloadable files, giving you flexibility in how you engage.

SmartLabel™ Extract uses certified data from ECCnet Industry Managed Solutions.

GS1 Canada does not administer the SmartLabel™ program in Canada. For more information about SmartLabel™, please visit FCPC’s webpage.

Creating SmartLabel™ Pages

If you need a third-party solution provider to turn your SmartLabel™ Extract files into SmartLabel™ consumer-facing webpages, contact GS1 Canada at 1.800.567.7084 to help find a solution provider through our Qualified Solution Partner Program.

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.
  • SmartLabel™ Extract contains only your bilingual, certified data, meaning that only the data you have approved will appear in your extracts.
  • SmartLabel™ Extract also automatically updates as you certify new content, perpetually cleansing and updating your data with each new extract.

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.

Operational Efficiency

  • SmartLabel™ Extract helps you save time and simplify the SmartLabel™ process by leveraging the data you have already certified and extracting it in a format ready for use in SmartLabel™ style sheets.
  • You can also get your SmartLabel™ Extract in a format to suit your needs, including downloadable files or an API feed.

Trusted Canadian Industry Expertise

  • Have confidence in GS1 Canada’s industry knowledge and expertise gained over 40 years of delivering global standards-based solutions.
  • Our SmartLabel™ Extract features is offered in collaboration with industry needs and tailored to meet the requirements of Food & Consumer Products of Canada’s SmartLabel™ initiative. SmartLabel Extract™ is updated as needed to remain synchronized to any changes to the initiative as a whole.

To use SmartLabel™ Extract you need to –

SmartLabel™ Extract is available at no cost. Click the button below to have SmartLabel™ Extract added to the tools available to you under “My Tools” in myGS1, contingent on meeting the criteria above.

SmartLabel™ is a registered trademark of FCPC.