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GS1 Barcode Service

GS1 US is the US organization, which establishes identification standards for various industries (i.e. retail, healthcare) and licenses unique GS1 Company Prefixes, which are necessary to create UPCs. Bar Code Graphics team of certified GS1 Consultants and Standards Professionals will assist your company getting compliant UPC barcodes for your products and with UPC/GTIN management.


Number of Items Needing a UPC Barcode

BCG GS1 UPC Barcode Services

GS1 US Annual Renewal Fees*

1 – 10

$400 (incl. GS1 fee $250)


1 – 100

$1000 (incl. GS1 fee $750)


1 – 1,000

$4,500 (incl. GS1 fee $2,500)


* After the first year there is a required annual renewal fee for continued use of your Company Prefix by GS1 US.

Assist in Obtaining GS1 Company Prefix:

  • Obtain unique licensed GS1 Company Prefix to create UPC assignments
  • GS1 Company Prefix Certificate will come direct from GS1 US

UPC Management:

  • Assist in assigning UPC numbers (GTINs) and calculating check digits
  • Assist assigning GTINs to outer packaging, when necessary
  • Provide template to add product data to GS1 data repository
  • Validate and upload UPC data to GS1 data repository

Facilitate Barcode Identification:

  • Single sheet of verified printed UPC barcode labels is provided for each assigned UPC
  • Provide 1 digital barcode file for first UPC. Additional GS1 certified digital barcode files available from $10 each.
  • Assistance with barcode location for products and packaging
  • Assist with Amazon barcode label marking, when necessary
  • 50% discount on standard UPC barcode testing fees. (Standard fee $50)
 For an overview of the entire GS1 UPC process, please visit

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