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Use GS1 US Data Hub to Create New Products

If you are a new member, here are steps you can take to learn about GS1 US Data Hub:

  1. Start by watching the demo, Creating Your Barcode for a Retail Item, available in the GS1 US University Learning Management System (sign in is required). You'll see how to create a new product, assign one of your available GTINs to the product, place this product into the "In Use" status, and download a UPC-A barcode image. View other modules to learn about specific GS1 US Data Hub functionality, such as importing products in bulk, and creating a case.
  2. Download the Product Create/Manage User Guide (PDF) in this Help Center for detailed, step-by-step instructions. For quick instructions, read the Create a Product and Generate a UPC-A Barcode article.
  3. When logged into GS1 US Data Hub, remember to click the "purple buttons" on select screens - such as "Help Me Create a Barcode"  - for step-by-step guidance as you create a new product. In addition, click the "Help Bubble" on select screens for more details.