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Data requirements

To onboard your organization to IBM Food Trust™ you must register and upload the following minimum data requirements:

Products - Register your product GS-1 GTINs and URNs with IBM Food Trust. If necessary, you can request new IBM Food Trust product identifiers (IDs).

Facilities - Register your facility GS-1 GLNs with IBM Food Trust. If necessary, you can request new IBM Food Trust facility identifiers (IDs).

Business transaction documents - Upload the Purchase Orders, Despatch Advice (Advanced Shipping Notice), and Receive Advice documents that reference your products and facilities, to IBM Food Trust.

EPCIS events - Upload the EPCIS Events (Commission, Decommission, Aggregation, Disaggregation, Transformation, and Observation) that reference your Products, Facilities, and Business transaction documents, to IBM Food Trust.

GDPR notice

Attention: To comply with EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) data privacy requirements, you must ensure that no personal data is uploaded to IBM Food Trust in any free-form text fields or in any comments.