For every product there is a number that is registered officially and represents the label with black and white stripes.
Below them is a series of numbers.
This is the product bar code that can tell a lot about the product, it can be easily verified.
Please note that the authenticity of the bar code commodity You can check to find out informationabout the country of origin of the product, if there is a manufacturing company, whose name is indicated on the label, and was striped whether this product officially registered. The most common codes - is the EAN-13 and UPC. The first contains 13 numbers and a European, while the second is used in the US and Canada, it is possible to count 12 numeric characters.
Note that the presence of barcodeand does not guarantee high quality commodityHe is the only ID that can attest to the authenticity of the product names specified by the manufacturer. thanks barcodey, or the unique product number, you can see the original item you are holding or fake. The barcode serves as an identifier, and its presence does not guarantee quality commodityBut defines its authenticity, because each product of a particular manufacturer has its own unique number.
Keep in mind that today there are special websites where you can check in seconds barcode in real time. To do this, enter the number in the special field, and you will receive detailed information about the product. To carry out checks, on-line can, for example, there http://www.tehreg.ru/scode.htm.
If you see on the product label: "Made in England", and barcode It does not correspond with the country, notpanic. In fact, there may be objective reasons for this. For example, the manufacturer has been registered in the country in which its products are aimed for export. Or, perhaps, the goods were produced at the subsidiary. And, maybe, the license for the goods has been received in another country. Another reason may be several companies from different countries, have decided to form a group.