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Letter from the UCC  June 24, 2002.


Dear Colleagues:

The retail industry has undergone unprecedented change. Globalization, rapid changes in technology, and more intense bottom-line pressures have made business more competitive and complex. Is your supply chain meeting that challenge?

In order to help you better manage your supply chain and reduce costs, the Uniform Code Council is introducing the UCC Solutions CenterÔ. This new, comprehensive online resource puts bar code information and supply chain standards at your fingertips, 24 hours a day.

Powerful, yet easy to use, the UCC Solutions Center provides the information and instructions you need to put the EAN.UCC System to work in your supply chain. Whether you're a retailer, manufacturer, or distributor, the UCC Solutions Center will help you implement standards that will reduce costs and improve the productivity of your supply chain.

  • Always current and up-to-date. You'll always have immediate access to the latest EAN.UCC standards and industry guidelines.
  • Anytime, anywhere convenience. Your company can now have a single source for accurate implementation information and instructions, accessible from anywhere in the world.
  • Quick and easy. No need to wade through volumes of pages searching for an answer...select only the tools and information you need to help you save time and money.

Here is just a small sample of the standards information you'll find in the UCC Solutions Center:

  • Bar coding- answers your bar code questions, ensuring your packaging is compliant with EAN.UCC global standards.
  • Logistics- streamline and simplify your logistics activities, from warehousing to shipping, from packages to pallets.
  • E-business- access the latest EAN.UCC EDI and XML standards to improve the power of your e-business processes.

If you want to reduce costs and increase supply chain speed and efficiency, the UCC Solutions Center delivers a return on investment that makes good business sense. With low annual subscriptions available, no other supply chain resource gives you the implementation information you need in one place.

If you want to compete and succeed in today's competitive marketplace, effective supply chain management is a must. For more details about how the Solutions Center can give you the knowledge you need to reduce costs, build business, and add more profits to your bottom line, please click on this link for a brief Online Tour:

<http://www.uc-council.org/solutionscenter>

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the UCC's Customer Service Center at (937) 435-3870.

Sincerely,

Uniform Code Council
The Global Language of BusinessÒ