All posts by Anna Biddle

Product Manager, Data Integration - "Data Liberator!"

1WorldSync is ready for MjR3!

The 1WorldSync Community is well underway in preparation for Major Release 3 in May, 2016.  Impact Assessments have been completed and users are eager to test in advance of the changeover.

If you are an Item Management user and you haven’t already made use of it, please be sure to check out the Testing Methodology Document available on the Solution Center.

To get you up to speed on the new layout and tools quickly, 1WorldSync is offering new Education and Training sessions for Item Management:

  • Major Release 3 Item Management GUI and FUSE Extract Tours: 90 minute, live webinars providing an extensive overview of MjR3 with respect to the new layout of 1WorldSync tools. Choose your session

Please visit the Major Release 3 Microsite for more detail and ongoing updates regarding:

  • MjR3 Temporary test environment
  • FUSE Data Source Extract and reimport capabilities
  • Update to the Customer Impact Reports, using Production data as of March 15
  • MjR3 FUSE Supplier Template, available since 3/31

Catalog1 and Communities

The capabilities of 1WorldSync’s Product Information Cloud are growing!  Since December, we have been actively releasing new functionality to Catalog1 and Communities.

Catalog1, a solution to distribute content easily with a rich contextual GUI, look and feel is shared with TAG: an attribute rationalization and reporting tool that allows users to interact with industry, recipient and regulatory requirements called “playlists.”

Our latest release introduced:

  • Smart Label Solution offering a seamless and efficient way to fulfill the industry initiative requirements and easily generate a Rich Product Content page for all of your products.
  • 1WorldSync Communities “Chatter” provides the ability for customers, industry groups, like communities to collaborate, learn, inform and relate on key topics and initiatives.
  • Get your products to Google Manufacturer Center to meet their online requirements, with Catalog1
  • Click here to view a demonstration of key Winter Release capabilities

Please reach out to businessdevelopment@1worldsync.com with any questions about adding Catalog1, Content1 or Chatter capabilities to your existing subscriptions.

5 Tips for Moving Business Online After the Era of “Black Friday”

It’s December 2015 and Black Friday is behind us.  I mean that in a literal sense (2 weeks have now passed) but also in the sense of The End of an Era.

Per retail analysis firm Shopper Track, Black Friday 2015 showed a 10.4% drop year-over-year in physical store sales since 2014.  This drop is unprecedented, and is attributed to consumers shopping over a longer span of time and taking advantage of the convenience (and safety!) of the online marketplace.

Meanwhile, Cyber Monday was reported by Adobe Digital Index to be the largest online sales day ever in the US, up 16% from 2014 to top $3 Billion.

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Ask the Experts at GS1 Connect

“Ask the Experts” about Major Release 3 at 1WorldSync Annual User Group and GS1 Connect Conference

Major Release 3 at GS1 Connect

Major Release 3 will be a big topic of conversation at the 1WorldSync Annual User Group and GS1 Connect.  Conference attendees will have the opportunity to interact with 1WorldSync MjR3 experts 1-on-1 and in group sessions.

Every year, 1WorldSync hosts its Annual User Group conference co-located with GS1 Connect.  This year, the events will be held in Austin, Texas.  If you haven’t yet registered, sign up today.

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