NEW YORK -- Global synchronization standards for pricing and DSD (direct-store delivery), which would expand the range of data that could be accurately exchanged between trading partners, are close to being approved by standards bodies, said industry executives. "EAN-UCC pricing standards are virtually through the standards process," said Greg Zwanziger, director, electronic commerce, Supervalu, Eden Prairie, Minn. "UCCnet has done some pilots on pricing but they're waiting for the EAN-UCC ...

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