The Global Language of Business
Global Returnable Asset Identifier (GRAI)

The Global Returnable Asset Identifier is one of two GS1 Keys for asset identification.

This GS1 Key is especially suitable for the management of reusable transport items, transport equipment, and tools. It can identify these returnable assets by type and if needed also individually for tracking and sorting purposes.

  • In distribution processes, returnable assets are used by companies to package, protect and transport physical products, and are reused for multiple deliveries. Examples include crates, bread trays, pallets and even beer kegs. Returnable assets can be owned by either trading partner, or can be rented via a system where companies collaborate on the use of these assets.

  • The GRAI can be encoded in a barcode or EPC/RFID tag that can be scanned to automatically register the returnable asset’s movements, for example, when used to ship goods or when returned empty.

  • The GRAI (with serial number) can also be used to manage regular maintenance and record repairs.

  • When used electronically, the GRAI helps companies more easily track and manage their valuable returnable assets. The GRAI also provides companies with greater supply chain visibility; when a company knows which goods are contained in a particular returnable asset, it can track the asset and, at the same time, track the goods it contains.

GS1_Prefix

For more info go to Global Returnable Asset Identifier (GRAI) | GS1

Læs vejledning her

arrow-right-circle
Download PDF

Har du stadig brug for hjælp? Så tag fat i GS1 Denmarks support team. Vi står altid klar til at hjælpe.

Þarftu aðstoð?
511 3011
info@gs1.is

Global Returnable Asset Identifier (GRAI)

Innihald

Nýustu leiðbeiningar

|
5
 min
Vigtarvörur með EAN-13 strikamerkjum
Leiðbeiningar um notkun EAN-13 strikamerkja fyrir vigtarvörur
This is some text inside of a div block.
|
6
 min
UDI og Basic UDI-DI fyrir lækningatæki
Lærðu hvernig þú býrð til UDI og Basic UDI-DI fyrir lækningatæki.
This is some text inside of a div block.
|
5
 min
Hvernig býrðu til strikamerki sem skannast í hvert skipti?
Vandaðu til verka og notaðu strikamerkin rétt frá fyrstu vöru
This is some text inside of a div block.