UPC Random Weight Perishables

 
Innovation Gave Us the Barcode. What Will It Do For Food Waste?U.P.C. random weight perishables standardized numbers are administered by trade associations responsible for the commodity group These standardized numbers are also referred to as PLUs (Price Look-Up codes) and random weight U.P.C.'s (Universal Product Codes). If you need further information on the number assignments, please contact the association with responsibility for the commodity group or range in which you are interested. If you have questions of a more general nature, you can contact FMI Information Service

 

Range Category Number Association
0000-0575 Turkey 576 National Turkey Federation
0576-0999, 8900-8999 Poultry 524 National Chicken Council
1000-2629 Beef 1,700 National Cattlemen's Beef Association
2630-2909 Veal 270 National Cattlemen's Beef Association
2910-3159 Lamb 200 American Lamb Board
3160-3969 Pork 830 National Pork Board
3970-3999 Miscellaneous 30 National Cattlemen's Beef Association
4000-4010 UCC Reserved 11 Uniform Code Council
4011-4959 Produce 949 Produce Electronic Identification Board
4960-4999 Photo 40 Photo Marketing Assn. Int'l
5000-5550 Cheese 551 Int'l Dairy-Deli-Bakery Assn.
5551-5569, 7600-7999, 9676-9999 Bakery 743 Int'l Dairy-Deli-Bakery Assn.
5570-7599 Dairy-Deli 2030 Int'l Dairy-Deli-Bakery Assn.
8000-8899, 9000-9675 Seafood 1576 National Fisheries Institute

Managing Associations for Category Ranges

American Lamb Board
6300 East Hampden Avenue
Suite 2160
Denver, CO 80222
303/759-3001
866/327-5262 (toll free)
GS1 US
7887 Washington Village Drive
Suite 300
Dayton, OH 45459
937/435-3870
National Cattlemen's Beef Association
9110 E. Nichols Avenue #300
Centennial, Colorado 80112
303/694-0305
International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association
636 Science Drive
Madison, WI 53711
608/310-5000

National Turkey Federation
1225 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20005
202/898-0100
Produce Electronic Identification Board
1500 Casho Mill Road
PO Box 6036
Newark, DE 19714-6036
302/738-7100

National Broiler Council
1155 - 15th Street NW #614
Washington, DC 20005
202/296-2622
Photo Marketing Association International
3000 Picture Place
Jackson, MI 49201
517/788-8100

National Fisheries Institute
1901 N Ft. Meyer Drive, Suite 700
Arlington, VA 22209
703/524-8880
National Pork Board
1776 NW 114th Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50325
515/223-2600
1-800-456-7675