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UPC codes

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barcodes
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How Barcodes Show Your Product is Retail Ready

In the age of the smartphone, consumers carry a computer and virtual shopping cart in their pockets at all times. Never before has there been such an opportunity for retailers to connect artisans, specialty foods purveyors, niche clothing boutiques and other startup brands with specific shoppers around the world. While retailers can carry a wide...
e-commerce product launch
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Entrepreneurs Share Tips for Overcoming E-Commerce Product Launch Obstacles

With consumers spending more than ever online, it’s no wonder why so many entrepreneurs are joining e-commerce marketplaces in droves. Consumers around the world spent $900 billion at online retailers in 2020, according to report from the Mastercard Economics Institute. Up to 30% of that shift is expected to be permanent, too. This growth, regardless...
StartupNation Radio
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StartupNation Radio: Entrepreneurs Share How to Make it Big on Amazon

On today's Amazon-themed episode of StartupNation Radio, Jeff is joined by co-host Matt Damman. Together, they talk with Derek Gaskins of Aleva Stores and Retail Bloom and Michelle Covey of GS1 US. StartupNation exclusive discounts and savings on Dell products and accessories: Learn more here Tune in to the full StartupNation Radio show with Damman,...
future of retail
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What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the Future of the Retail Industry

Prior to the soaring demand for household goods, reduced workforces, store closures and other challenges faced by businesses around the globe today, brands and retailers were backed by a thriving economy. The spread of coronavirus has now placed an enormous strain on small businesses and the retail industry. While it is impossible to predict exactly...
holiday sales
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How Your Startup Can Capitalize on Holiday Sales

Bring on the tinsel, the lights and the magic of the holiday season! Why? The “most wonderful time of the year” will take on new meaning for startup businesses this year, especially those that sell a unique product. Though it can be challenging to navigate at times, the changing nature of retail has created a...
UPC
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4 Ways to Win E-Commerce Sales With UPC Codes

Could the three letters “U," "P" and "C” be your passport to new sales opportunities and future growth? If your startup has a great product, it’s time to think like the big brands and set your product up to work within the requirements of any retailer: and that means UPC codes. Even if you are...
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The Benefits of UPC Barcodes for Your Small Business

UPC barcodes are often the most forgotten component of any product a retailer sells. But don’t be fooled, these seemingly insignificant numbers and zebra-like designs pack a powerful punch, one that small businesses can easily reap the benefits from. We see them all the time. They are practically on every item we purchase, and yet,...
manufacturing
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How to Obtain a UPC Code

As a consumer, you’ve probably noticed how nifty and efficient Universal Product Codes (UPC code) are. And as an entrepreneur, you may have figured out that having UPCs or bar codes on your products could be important for ensuring their success at retail. UPCs are the unique configurations – consisting of a block of black...