Are UPC Barcodes only for the US?

No, they are valid worldwide. When you’re buying barcodes with us, you’ll receive a UPC which is commonly known as a Universal Product Code. A Universal Product Code is used globally. These UPC Barcodes are commonly used in the USA, Canada and all other countries that have proper scanning tools and equipment such as China, […]
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What is a UPC Code?

A UPC code (commonly known as a UPC barcode) is short for universal product code, is a type of code printed on retail product packaging to aid in identifying a particular item. It consists of two parts the machine-readable barcode, which is a series of unique black bars, and the unique 12-digit number beneath it. […]
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How do Barcodes Work?

The barcodes you see on products at the supermarket encode information in patterns of wide and narrow black lines. When a barcode is moved over an optical scanner, the device detects the sequence as a series of long and short impulses. Though the origins of barcodes go all the way back to the 1960s, the technology […]
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