NB Lighting becomes member of GS1 Association Greece

NB Lighting- Nikolopoulos Bros OE, became a member of the association GS1 Association Greece on 20.11.2014, registration number 1806.


The GS1 Association-Greece, HELLENIC ASSOCIATION OF COMPANIES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS GS1, as a member of the international organization GS1, is the only body authorized in Greece for the management of the GS1 System and the attribution of GS1 barcodes, prefixes 520 and 521.


Our cooperation with the Greek association GS1, is of strategic importance for the operation and modernization of our company. Using barcode encoding on our products, meets the needs and challenges of the modern globalized market. Through the use of barcodes, modern solutions and tools are provided, that will allow us improve productivity and strengthen the competitiveness of our products. In that way, the efficient operation of the entire supply chain and exports are considerably facilitated.


The GS1 standards are “common language” for trade on a global scale, targeting more than 20 industry sectors and used by 2.5 million businesses.


Benefits of using bar codes for us and our customers:


  • Reduce typing errors
  • Ensure quality information
  • Standardized management processes among all stakeholders in the supply chain
  • Increased productivity
  • More effective storage inventory and procedures management
  • Sales and inventory monitoring in real time
  • Possibility of tracking goods in all parts of supply chain
  • Product safety – Traceability – Revocation – Withdrawal
  • Facilitating exports
  • Reduce time of ordering and delivery
  • Cost reduction