|DATA: Numeric||LENGTH: Fixed||CHECK: Required|
Organisations that handle items with limited distribution, can develop internal systems for identifying variable weight items. However, there are EAN standards for the data structure of variable weight items you should consider.
The JIT range of software can automatically produce EAN-13 bar code symbols containing all of the following data structures.
One standard uses the EAN-13 symbology and one of the following data structures;
Producing this EAN-13 bar code symbol requires no special handling, because only the meaning of the data structure is altered.
Improved error checking of the price field is possible using one of the following;
Producing this EAN-13 bar code symbol requires special handling, to calculate the price check digit. The JIT range of software can automatically calculate the price check digit.
If you need free help or advice about using this type of barcode, please email;
help@EAN-13.com or help@EAN-8.com
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