Saphety strengthens its international position by attending GS1 Global Forum 2017 in Brussels


Saphety stregthens its international position by attending GS1 Global Forum 2017 in Brussels.

From January 20th to 24th, GS1 Forum Global 2017, which will take place in Brussels, combines plenary sessions, presentations by industrial leaders, workshops, shared sessions and numerous networking opportunities. The event, which will bring together the main players of the sectors of retail, FMCG, healthcare and logistics worldwide, will be attended by Saphety in the Market Place.

GS1 Forum Global 2017 is an event in which members of GS1, a leading global organisation in the development of standards and good operational practices for retail, FMCG, healthcare, transport and traceability, share their innovative initiatives. Worldwide renowned leaders and managers will take part in this networking, with the main aim of promoting the share and implementation of good practices and technological solutions.

GS1 is a global organisation, based in Brussels, formed by 111 Member Organisations that represent more than 1 million companies, in more than 150 countries and with more than 5 trillion barcodes read daily worldwide.

For Rui Fontoura, the CEO of Saphety, “Global Forum 2017 is an international showcase, excellent to share ideas, and it is a unique opportunity to present technological innovation in the sector. Our presence is totally aligned with the strategy of strengthening the international position of Saphety as one of the world leaders in the development of solutions aligned with the GS1 standards”.

Saphety will be present with its Data Synchronisation solution (digital asset management and master data Synchronisation), which provides the different actors in the supply chain with a digital, dynamic and flexible catalogue for media and product master data. This being a GS1 Certified Solution, it fulfils every GS1 standard, operating through a certified common data network, the Global Data Synchronisation Network® (GDSN). The solution by Saphety is already used, globally, by a set of reference clients such as GS1 Portugal, GS1 Sweden (Validoo), GS1 Finland, GS1 Greece, GS1 Mexico, GS1 Colombia (Logyca), Brandbank and Serunai (Global Halal Data Pool). Learn more at the official website of the event:

About Saphety
Saphety ( is a leading company in solutions for electronic documents exchange, electronic invoicing and data synchronization amongst companies. Currently, its client portfolio has over 4700 companies and over 129 thousand users throughout more than 30 countries. 

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Erica Rodrigues | Communication Consultant 
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