In today’s fast-paced and interconnected world, the importance of accurate and reliable product information cannot be overstated. The Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) is a powerful tool that enables businesses to efficiently share standardized product data across the entire supply chain. We are thrilled to announce that GS1 Nigeria is now live on GDSN, and we are excited to onboard manufacturers, importers, retailers, and other stakeholders to this transformative platform. In this article, we will delve into the significance of GDSN and how it can revolutionize the way your business operates.

Global Data Synchronisation Network (GDSN)

What is GDSN?

GDSN is a worldwide network of data pools that facilitates the exchange of standardized and synchronized product information between trading partners. It is built on GS1 standards, which ensure consistency and accuracy in the data shared among different entities. By utilizing GDSN, businesses can streamline their operations, eliminate data discrepancies, and enhance collaboration with their partners. With real-time access to up-to-date product information, decision-making becomes more informed and efficient.

Why Join GS1 Nigeria on GDSN?

As GS1 Nigeria goes live on GDSN, there are several compelling reasons for manufacturers, importers, retailers, and other stakeholders to jump on board:

Improved Data Accuracy: Manual data entry can result in errors, leading to costly consequences such as stockouts, overstocking, and shipping delays. GDSN eliminates these inaccuracies by providing a single source of truth for product information, ensuring data consistency throughout the supply chain.

Enhanced Efficiency: With GDSN, product information is updated in real-time across all connected systems. This automation minimizes the need for manual updates and saves time for all parties involved.

Global Reach: GDSN is not limited by geographical boundaries. By joining GS1 Nigeria on GDSN, your product data becomes accessible to a vast network of trading partners worldwide, opening doors to new business opportunities and expanding your market reach.

Regulatory Compliance: Many industries are subject to stringent regulations governing product information and labeling. GDSN compliance helps you stay ahead of these regulations and ensures that your data is consistently accurate and up-to-date.

How to Get Started?

Please contact the GS1 NIGERIA TEAM.


In a world where accurate and timely product information is crucial for success, GDSN offers an indispensable solution. GS1 Nigeria’s integration with GDSN opens up new opportunities for businesses to streamline their operations, improve efficiency, and connect with a global network of trading partners. By joining GS1 Nigeria on GDSN, manufacturers, importers, retailers, and other stakeholders can embrace the future of data synchronization and drive their businesses to new heights.

Are you ready to revolutionize your supply chain? Take the leap and join GS1 Nigeria on GDSN today! For more information and assistance, contact GS1 Nigeria’s dedicated team, and they will guide you through the onboarding process. Together, let’s unlock the full potential of GDSN for your business and the entire industry.