BOSTON — The Steering Committee of the Produce Traceability Initiative yesterday agreed on several key milestones that need to be completed in order to develop a whole-chain traceability system for the produce industry. The committee listed these milestones as follows: Brand owners must obtain a GS1-issued company prefix. Brand owners must assign 14-digit GTINs to all case configurations. Brand owners must provide and maintain their GTIN information and corresponding data to their buyers. ...

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