Electronic product code information services (EPCIS) is a standard mechanism for inter-company collaboration and data sharing, which can enable health care partners to deploy solutions that meet short-term mandates driven by patient safety, as well as lay the foundation for long-term business value. Learn more about the impact of EPCIS in a study concerning data management and data sharing in the health care supply chain.
global value chain approach sap
primary formats are Serialized Global Trade Item Number (SGTIN) for items and homogeneous cases, and Serialized Shipping Container Code (SSCC) for mixed cases and pallets. Business Process Execution: Manufacturers, distributors, retailers and hospitals that handle serialized product will need to integrate serialization steps into their normal business processes. The list of business process that are impacted by serialization include packaging, receiving, picking/packing/shipping, kitting, repackaging and