ISBN and ISSN – Barcodes for Books and Magazines

We supply UPC and EAN retail barcodes that are not suitable for Magazines and Books. The ISBN (International Standard Book Number) is the only valid barcode format for these products and uses a set of numbers that have been put aside for exclusive use. You must apply for and obtain your ISBNs from http://isbn.gov.in/ if … Read more ISBN and ISSN – Barcodes for Books and Magazines

EAN & UPC barcodes – which format to use on your products

We supply both UPC-A (Universal Product Code) and EAN-13 (International Article Number) formats of our GTINs in every one of our  packages. EAN & UPC are merely two formats of barcodes, the EAN-13 being a superset of UPC-A, meaning the vertical lines/symbology are the same.  Both formats are visually and numerically identicle and recognised worldwide … Read more EAN & UPC barcodes – which format to use on your products