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Universal Product Code

Commonly called a UPC. A bar code system used in the United States, Canada and elsewhere. Groceries and other products commonly have UPCs on them so a machine can display how much they cost. This ensures that consistent, accurate prices are paid on retail goods.
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Building on the UPC code developed nearly a quarter century ago, ePC houses 96 bits of information, which Ashton points out is enough capacity to provide a unique identity for every atom on Earth.
The Ultimate Meatless Burger and Falafel, from VEGGIE PATCH, with the specific use-by dates and UPC codes listed below were distributed to a select number of retailers and distributors.
Only the specific Product Codes, UPC codes and October 17, 2012 Use-by date identified above are included in the recall.
Among the areas that the company is working on with both merchandise and equipment vendors are UPC codes on cases, cutting lead time, and using rail as well as truck transportation.
22, 2017, stamped on the base of the can and a UPC code of 51000 22432 printed under the bar code.
Kroger Fresh Selections Greener Supreme salad coded N158 211B 1613 KR04 with a use-by date of June 19 and UPC code of 11110 91039
The organic rice UPC code is 15000 12504, while the organic oatmeal UPC code is 15000 12502.
The products being recalled are Kroger Fresh Selections Greener Supreme coded N158 211B 1613 KR04 with Use-by date of June 19 and UPC 11110 91039, Kroger Fresh Selections Leafy Romaine coded N158 111B KR11 with Use-by date of June 19 and UPC 11110 91046 and Wal Mart Marketside Leafy Romaine coded N158111B with Use-by date of June 19 and UPC code 81131 02781 due to a possible health risk from Listeria monocytogenes.
5 ounce jars) with the UPC code 23923-20223; Earth's Best Organic 2 Wholesome Breakfast Variety Pack (12 pack) with the UPC code 23923-20295; and Earth's Best Organic 2 Apple Peach Barley (4.
Consumers who have purchased Chocolate Nougat Crunch pints with the affected UPC code and date code(s) are asked to discard any remaining product, rinse out the pint container, cut out and retain the UPC on the side of the container and call 877-270-7397, which is operational 24 hours a day seven days a week, for a replacement coupon.
Dole Fresh Vegetables is voluntarily recalling 756 cases of DOLE[R] Seven Lettuces salad with Use-by Date of April 11, 2012, UPC code 71430 01057 and Product Codes 0577N089112A and 0577N089112B, due to a possible health risk from Salmonella.
The Uniform Code Council has established a sunrise date of January 2005 for the industry to be ready to accept a new and expanded form of the UPC code called GTIN (for Global Trade Item Number).