DAYTON, Ohio -- The Uniform Code Council here has recently revised the American National Standard, ANCI/UCC6. The updated standard, called "Application Standard for Shipping Container Codes," is used in supply chain management.
," said Chris Cummins, director of logistics for the Uniform Code Council. He added that the association is adding to the existing standard in an effort to "strengthen the global compatibility" of labels.
Cummins said that the UCC is also looking to take advantage of new technology that allows for the integration of two-dimensional symbols for existing labels.