Trade Item Information - Technical documentation

Here you can find the guideline and specifications for Trade Item Information.

The guideline is intended for suppliers sending Trade Item Information to their recipients. The content will provide the knowledge and insight you need in order to supply correct Trade Item Information. Parts of the content in the document are also intended for system developers and recipients of Trade Item Information.

Download the guideline for Trade Item Information

There are customized guidelines for some industries. They are based on the guideline for Trade Item Information but have industry-specific descriptions and examples.

Download the guideline for Trade Item Information for lighting products

The Business Document Specification (BDS) describes the contents of Trade Item Declaration. The document is primarly intended to be used by system developers. The summary describes the structure in the document in a clear style.

The Corrections are valid from that they are published and should be read together with the specifications.

The Change History describes the changes made in the published versions of the business document and mapping specifications compared to the previous version.

Validoo Item Operations Manual contains a manual, business document specifications and example files and describes how to interact with Validoo Item. The document should be read by system developers, when setting up communication with Validoo Item.

XML Schemes and the example file are intended for system developers, and are used for the technical implementation and for format validation.

GDSN Validation rules describes the global rules that are used to validate trade Item data in Validoo Item. Swedish Validation rules describes the additional rules valid for the Swedish market, and which are not yet global.