GS1 in Europe is a neutral, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the implementation of global standards to improve the efficiency, visibility and sustainability of products all around the world. We represent more than 1 million companies in the world, 500.000 of them in Europe. We bring these companies around the table and foster collaboration in order to establish common rules and common standards. We strive to empower businesses to improve their efficiency, safety, security and sustainability. 

Role in FoodDataQuest:

    • Implementing their interoperable and open standards for identification, capture and share.  
    • Provide expertise and best practices, acting as an important partner in the farm-to-fork ecosystem. 
    • Setting up, together with the consortium, a methodology framework that facilitates data-sharing throughout EU food chains 
    • Supporting in the use cases that are defined with a focus on a healthy and environmentally responsible food system.