Benefits of GS1 Ireland membership

Get Your Barcodes and Membership of GS1.

When your company gets a GS1 Company Prefix and begins to use our identification numbers you are a member of GS1 Ireland.

More than 3,600 business — representing more than 50 industries — are already members of GS1 Ireland.


Start selling products in stores and online

Find out how GS1 Ireland helps new businesses get their GS1 Company Prefix and create barcodes to help get their products listed with national retailers

Kylie Magner of Magners Farm

Meeting increased traceability requirements

Find out how Riverview Eggs benefits from incorporating GS1 supply chain and traceability standards.

Simon Coveney Riverview GS1 Visit

Helping members use standards to support their business

Our training service is a great way to build your barcoding knowledge and to give you confidence in using barcodes in your business. Our training courses cater for beginners and advanced barcode users and cover a range of topics, from basic retail barcodes to logistics labels, including SSCCs and GS1 128s.

GS1 Ireland EDI Classroom Training

Whether you’re a business that's just starting out in your home or a large multi-national organisation, you can choose from a variety of GS1 Ireland membership benefits and services that meet your needs.

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Getting Retail Ready

Lucinda Layton is the former founder of Rose & Alice Handmade Soaps. When getting ready for "Showcase" she spoke to us about the importance of getting your packaging "retail ready".

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EDI Guide

Free Beginner's Guide to EDI

If you'd like to learn about some of the ways EDI could benefit your business, download our free guide today

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Barcode Guide

Free guide to barcode types and sizes

A short introduction to barcode numbers and symbols for products and outer cases.

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Egg-cellent Traceability

Riverview Eggs, a family business over 50 years in the running, is one of the foremost food companies in Ireland in terms of its traceability processes

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