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Innovit's article published in Corporate Compliance Insights by Bang Chau: Compliance in MDM an Expert's Vantage Point.

March 2018
Read Corporate Compliance Insight's article from 
Bang Chau: Compliance in MDM an Expert's Vantage Point.

MedTech Intelligence article by Bang Chau: Embrace the Healthcare Data Transformation.

March 2018
Read Innovit's article published in MedTech Intelligence
: Best practices to achieve compliance as regulations evolve and customer requirements change".

Dataversity article by Bruck Assefa: Why low-cost multi-domain MDM has become the new reality.

February 2018
Read Innovit's article by 
Bruck Assefa published by Dataversity in their "week in review" segment. 

Innovit New Year Trading Hours.

Wishing you a Happy Holidays and New Year from the team at Innovit.
Support and General Business: or +1 415 582 4855 

Office Closed:
Dec 23rd, 2017 to Jan 1st, 2018

Office Open:
Jan 1st, 2018 – Full service resumes.

Innovit and Kodit partner to provide Healthcare companies with a total NHS Readiness Program.

December 2017
Manufactures or suppliers of medical devices or pharmaceuticals need to comply with the Department of Health eProcurement mandate to use the GS1 and PEPPOL standards. Supporting this Scan4Safety mandate from the NHS just got a lot easier for companies with a combined NHS Readiness Program from Innovit and KoditDownload the full media release here.

Introducing PIM Lite for Product Content Syndication.

November 2017
Long-time partners, 1WorldSync and Innovit, have joined forces to introduce PIM Lite.  PIM Lite is a pre-configured, entry-level PIM system which brings immediate value by improving product data management processes for suppliers. Fully installed, pre-configured PIM Lite system starts at $100k for Year 1 (includes implementation, software and “hybrid cloud” hosting), and $45k for subsequent years (includes software and “hybrid cloud” hosting). More information can be found on the 1WorldSync Website  

Innovit Supports GS1 by sponsoring their GS1 UK Healthcare Conference Gala Dinner.

September 2017
Innovit stands side-by-side GS1 UK in support of the drive to improve patient safety, clinical awareness, and operational efficiency within England's NHS.  Innovit will use this event to explain to healthcare companies how their MDM and PIM systems will be the enabler of quality product information as part of the NHS Scan4Safety Program.  GS1 UK Healthcare Conference is being held in London on November 21-22 2017.   Please visit their website for more information. 

Innovit - Exhibition partner at the GS1 Global Healthcare Conference.

September 2017
Innovit's is proud to be an exhibition partner of the 2017 GS1 Global Healthcare Conference being held in Chicago (October 17-19).  We welcome your visit to our exhibition stand within the GS1 solution provider marketplace.  Please visit their website for more information about the conference. 

Innovit hosts their Australian Customer Focus Group in Melbourne.

May 2017
Innovit hosts their Focus Group in Melbourne, sharing with their customers the product roadmap and details about the eagerly awaited Version 6 of iICE Master Data Manager.  

UDI: Generating Value Beyond Compliance by Medha Pratap from1WorldSync

May 2017
Getting to Good Data in the GUDID

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulation mandates that UDI data for Class I medical devices to be submitted with an impending deadline of September 24, 2018.  This has made medical device manufacturers on a global basis, readying their organizations for compliance.

1WorldSync & Innovit Join Forces

Innovit,  a global provider of software solutions for PIM (Product Information Management), MDM (Master Data Management), GDSN (Global Data Synchronization) and Enterprise Workflow Management, and 1WorldSync™, the leading provider of product content solutions, possess a collaborative agreement to enable more robust product content capabilities for the medical device industry.

Innovit’s ‘UDI Multi-Connector’ is an automated, machine-to-machine data validation and submission system designed to address today’s needs for GUDID, as well as tomorrow’s needs for other global UDI recipients such as EUDAMED, NHS, and more.   

With the 1WorldSync UDI Solution, your business can prepare and validate medical device product information before the compliance deadline, giving you more time to focus on producing the quality products your customers and patients love.

Learn UDI implementation strategies and identify a sustainable process to successfully publish product content to the GUDID from the 1WorldSync and Innovit experts.

Read the full 1WorldSync article here.

Innovit will showcase their latest "eCommerce Product Content Syndication" Solution at GS1 Connect Conference (Las Vegas).

April 2017
Innovit has chosen to use the GS1 Connect Conference being held in Las Vegas (19-22 June 2017) to demonstrate their latest PIM capabilities.  Innovit's eCommerce Product Content Syndication solution will solve the challenge for brand manufacturers who deal with increasing customer demands for product data far beyond just what is required for supply chain and GDSN needs.  Planning to attend GS1 Connect? Visit Ryan Larson from Innovit at stand (21). 

Innovit at GS1 HUG in Berlin 

April 2017
At the recent GS1 Global Healthcare User Group Conference held in Berlin, Innovit together with global Healthcare manufacturers received eagerly awaited news about the progress of the most recent UDI regulations being published by each country.  

Innovit Release the iICE GDSN Multi-Connector software.

March 2017
GDSN Multi-Connector allows companies to publish GDSN data across multiple channels e.g. regional data pools (1WorldSync, TrueSource, National Product Catalog, and GUDID Interfaces

Innovit attends the Gartner Data Analytics Summit in Grapevine.

March 2017
Recognizing that good data drives good analytics, Innovit recently attended the Gartner Data Analytics Summit in Grapevine.  Networking with business leaders, Innovit spoke about the endless business opportunities that come from quality master data and analytics.

TW Garner Implement Innovit's Product Information Management (PIM) software.

January 2017
TW Garner, a leading food service supplier selects Innovit's iICE product as their PIM solution.  Based in Winston-Salem North Carolina, TW Garner is known for its hot sauces and salsa – Texas Pete and Green Mountain Gringo.

Delhaize Ahold partner with Innovit as their PIM and GDSN Solution Provider.

December 2016
Delhaize Ahold, the second largest grocery retailer in America, selects Innovit as its PIM and GDSN solution provider.  In partnership with 1WorldSync, Innovit will deliver an automated machine‑to‑machine solution for synchronizing item attributes and data with suppliers using GS1 standards.

Abbott selects Innovit's MjR3 compliant GDSN solutions.

October 2016
Abbott Australia selects Innovit as the GDSN solution partner to support its MjR3 upgrade.  After using a bespoke system and EDI service provider to publish data to the GDSN network, Abbott decided to improve the process for validating item and pricing data, and at the same time, regain total control and visibility to its catalog publication process.

Innovit announces the winner of the Fitbit Competition from the 1WorldSync Europe User Group.

September 2016
Innovit, sponsor of the 2016 1WorldSync Europe User Group ran a "win a Fitbit Charge 2" competition for delegates.  As the exclusive sponsor of the 1WorldSync User Group Event App, delegates were asked to find keywords within the Innovit collateral.  Bang Chau from Innovit was proud to announce that Andreas Hubenthal from B.Braun was the lucky winner.  Thanks to everyone who participated within the competition, we look forward to seeing you all again at next year's event.

Innovit sponsors the 1WorldSync Europe User Group for its second year.

September 2016
1WorldSync Europe User Group is a milestone event for Data Quality, Transparency, Omni-Channel and Digital Asset Management.  This event brings together over 200 supply chain experts and trading partners from across the world for collaborative industry workshops, plenary sessions, keynote speakers, and networking.  For the second year in a row, Innovit is a sponsor of the 1WorldSync User Group, and brings with them to this event their Europe base customers such as B. Braun.

Innovit partners with NHS North Tees and Hartlepool to help implement supply chain reforms in the UK 

July 2016
The Department of Health's eProcurement Strategy has mandated the use of GS1 standards in all Trusts to increase efficiencies and improve the quality and safety of patient care.  This mandate also applies to any service or product procured by an NHS Trust in England.

NHS North Tees is hosting their GS1 / PEPPOL Supplier Engagement Event in July at Wynyard Hall (Tees Valley).  Innovit is a sponsor and exhibition partner of this event and will be promoting their range of NHS Enablement Tools.  These include a “getting started” Webinar, and also their NHS Readiness Program.  Register Here for the NHS Readiness Program.

Innovit rolls out GDSN Major Release 3 (MjR3) across the Asia Pacific Region 

July 2016
GDSN Major Release 3 (MjR3) is the most significant upgrade to the GDSN standard that we have seen.  This project is being managed across Australia and New Zealand by GS1.  Innovit has also commenced its customer software upgrade program.  Innovit's iICE MDM & Connector, and iICE Validator for NPC are both being rolled out to customers with the assistance of Innovit consultants.   

Innovit sponsors the 1WorldSync User Group being held in Washington DC 

May 2016
Attending GS1 Connect and the 1WorldSync User Group?

Catch up with the Innovit team including Tom Hatton and Ryan Larson to learn about how Innovit's Certified for 1WorldSync PIM solutions can improve your GDSN, Non-GDSN, PIM and Workflow Management process across your organization.

Struggling to support your Trading Partner's Data Requirements? 

May 2016
Innovit launches their Trading Partner Impact Analysis Program to solve Attribute Explosion! 

Innovit's Trading Partner Impact Analysis Program is a service to help companies manage the ever-increasing data requirements required by their customers to support supply chain and eCommerce programs.  Speak with Innovit about how this program can turn a myriad of spreadsheets, into a sustainable, fully integrated product information management process across your entire organization.

Book your FREE Trading Partner Assessment HERE

Innovit on show at GS1 Connect Conference in Washington DC 

May 2016
GS1 Connect is a leading GS1 Standards event.  Innovit, for the 3rd year, is delighted to be an exhibition partner for this event.

Hosted by GS1 US, the purpose of GS1 Connect is to bring trading partners together to network and learn about the value of using standards-based business processes, best practices for optimum efficiencies in managing their supply chain. 

At this year's GS1 Connect Conference, Innovit, a silver sponsor, will be showcasing their solutions for PIM, MDM, and GDSN.  The team at Innovit also will promoting their Trading Partner Assesment, a complimentary service for companies to they can plan to support Attribute Explosion in their business.

More information about GS1 Connect can be found on their website (Click Here).

To read Innovit's Media Release (Click Here)

Register for Innovit's Webinar; Benefits of MDM/PIM in eProcurement - an Australian Experience 

April 2016
Didn’t attend the GS1 UK Healthcare Conference?
Miss their sponsor workshops?

GS1 UK are providing a second opportunity for people who missed their sponsored workshops to view them a second time via a webinar.  Register for Innovit’s Benefits of MDM/PIM in eProcurement – an Australian Experience on Thursday 28th of April at 1PM (British Summer Time - BST).

Register at the GS1 UK Website

Innovit becomes re-certified for 1WorldSync's IM and DSE datapool platforms 

April 2016
1WorldSync announces Innovit as being re-certified to deleiver PIM and GDSN solutions that benefit their supplier and data recipient communities on the 1WorldSync platforms.  

Global GS1 Healthcare Conference in Dubai is supported by Innovit 

April 2016
Innovit's Bang Chau attends the Global GS1 Healthcare Conference.  Held twice per year, this key event is for sharing information to the GS1 Healthcare community. Healthcare leaders from private industry and government agencies will present the progress of worldwide efforts to implement the GS1 standards that improve patient safety, supply chain security and efficiency.   

Innovit dedicates April to educating their customers about the impact from GDSN Major Release 3 (MjR3) 

April 2016
Innovit has hosted a series of MjR3 Workshops at their Asia Pacific User Group forums.  Dane Cole from Innovit also attended the GS1 NPC User Groups.  Dane used these events as an opportunity to answer any questions from Innovit software users about their iICE software upgrade roadmap to support MjR3.  

Innovit's promotes their NHS Readiness Program at the GS1 UK Healthcare Conference 

April 2016
Innovit has been hosting a range of conference masterclasses that provide examples of how Healthcare companies across Australia and New Zealand have implemented the GS1 standard and also Global Data Synchonization (GDSN).  Innovit is also offering event delegates first option to their NHS Readiness Program, the 'how-to' implementation program to meet compliance with NHS trading mandates.  

More information about the NHS Readinness Program?  please register at

Innovit's Opinion Piece promoted on the GS1 UK Healthcare Conference Website 

March 2016
Innovit's own Bang Chau Answers the "how" question as GS1 standards are adopted across UK's NHS.  Read Innovit's Opinion Piece on the GS1 UK Website.  

Innovit - Platinum Sponsor of the GS1 UK Healthcare Conference 

February 2016
GS1 UK Healthcare Conference (April 12-13th in Heathrow) is the Healthcare industry’s ‘how to’ forum for the implementation of GS1 standards to support England’s NHS (National Health Service).

Glen Hodgson, Head of Healthcare at GS1 UK, said: “We’re pleased to welcome Innovit, a GS1 UK accredited partner programme member, as the platinum sponsor at our biggest ever healthcare conference.  We look forward to showcase real-life examples of NHS Trust implementation of GS1 standards and provide a unique environment for Trusts to share their experiences with other providers.  Our speakers will demonstrate their expertise and experience on a range of topics including patient safety, regulatory compliance, operational efficiency and transparency.”

Click here to read the full GS1 UK Media Release

Innovit; officially the first solution partner to be certified for GDSN Major Release 3 (MjR3) by 1WorldSync.

January 2016
1WorldSync Solution Partner Innovit, is now certified to support 1WorldSync's clients with their migration task to the updated global standard for Global Data Synchonization Network(GDSN) which takes effect in May 2016.  This certification covers both Publishers (Data Source) and also Recipients.  Innovit will be releasing their beta version for selected customers to begin their testing around February 22nd, 2016.

"We are pleased that Innovit has re-certified on the 1WorldSync data pool for MjR3 and will jointly support our customers through the development and growth of the GDSN data pool application globally" - Rolf Stark, VP of Global Business Development for 1WorldSync

“We are absolutely committed to supporting clients through the MjR3 upgrade. Gaining certification for MjR3 by 1WorldSync enables us to do that, and we’re delighted to be first in achieving this status.  This reflects both our robust partnership with the 1WorldSync community, and our place among world leaders in PIM, MDM and GDSN using the GS1 Standards.” - Bang Chau of Innovit.

Click here to read the 1WorldSync “first to be certified” Media Release

Innovit Christmas and New Year Trading Hours .

December 2015
Innovit will be taking a short break over Christmas from Thursday 24th December through to Tuesday 29th December. We will also be closed over the New Year period from Thursday 31st December to Monday 4th January.  Innovit will be operating on a skeleton staff throughout the holiday period.  For Innovit software support and general enquiries, please call us on +1 415 955 2789 or email

On behalf of Innovit, we wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a safe and happy New Year.

The Adoption of UDI Globally - What does this mean for you?

November 2015
Innovit's Bang Chau was asked to provide a guest opinion piece for the GS1 UK Healthcare industry newsletter about the global adoption of the Unique Device Identification (UDI).

Innovit sponsors the GS1 Australia Supply Chain Week Healthcare Expo.

October 2015
Innovit and GS1 Australia partner up for the annual GS1 Supply Chain Week to be held in both Sydney and Melbourne locations.  This year, Innovit has become an Expo Exhibitor Sponsor of the Healthcare segment. The theme of this year's event is the collaboration of value chain improvements that result in improved patient care.

PRNZ choose Innovit’s iICE software for MDM and GDSN compliance.

September 2015
B2BE, Innovit’s New Zealand iICE software reseller and implementation partner have signed an agreement with PRNZ to deliver an end-to-end Master Data Management solution.  Utilizing iICE Software products, this solution will provide business units such as ProPharma, Onelink and Healthcare Logistics with the ability to synchronize supplier catalog updates from the GDSN data pool called the National Product Catalogue (NPC).  This solution being delivered by B2BE will deliver increased benefits and efficiencies through their procurement and supply chain programs. This iICE solution will also be scalable to support the companies longer-term e-commerce strategy.

Innovit attends the GS1 New Zealand Healthcare User Group (HUG) in Auckland.

September 2015
Innovit, and their reseller partner for New Zealand B2BE attended the New Zealand Sector of the GS1 Healthcare User Group Australasia.  This forum brought together a range of companies involved with the adoption of the GS1standards as part of the Australia and New Zealand Healthcare industry reform program.

Innovit sponsors the 1WorldSync Europe User Group.

September 2015
Innovit sponsors the 1WorldSync Europe User Group.  This key event on Data Quality, Transparency, Omni-Channel and Digital Asset Management, brings together supply chain experts and trading partners from across the world for collaborative industry workshops, plenary sessions, keynote speakers, and networking. Innovit joins their Europe base customers such as BBraun at this event.

Innovit becomes a member and solution partner of the GS1 Global Healthcare Group.

August 2015
Innovit has signed as a member of the GS1 Global Healthcare Group as a GDSN Certified Solution Partner.  This membership opens the doors for healthcare companies to access proven and GS1 Certified solutions for the implementation of the GS1 standards around Healthcare supply chain programs including Pharma serialisation, UDI, traceability, eHealth, GDSN.

Innovit showcase their MDM Workflow solutions at the MDM & Data Governance Summit in Sydney Australia.

July 2015
Enterprise IQ and The MDM Institute are hosting the MDM & DATA GOVERNANCE SUMMIT ASIA PACIFIC on the 29th & 30th of July 2015 in Sydney.  Innovit is proud to be an exhibition partner of this event, and throughout this event will showcase their Electronic Workflow Management solutions for Master Data Management.

Innovit brings expertise to the FDA endorsed UDI Conference in Baltimore.

June 2015
Innovit is an event sponsor and key exhibitor at The UDI Conference being held on the 24 – 25th of June 2015.  Bang Chau from Innovit says the company is ready and highly able to support more device manufacturers and distributors in complying with the FDA’s UDI Regulation by the next major deadline in September 2015.

“Innovit certified software for PIM and GDSN is in strong demand across North America as companies embrace the challenges of standardizing and sharing their product data for regulatory compliance, supply chain efficiency and many e-commerce functions,” says Mr Chau.  “The FDA’s UDI Regulation is the next big challenge for the industry.”

Innovit Exhibits at GS1 UK Healthcare Conference for NHS eProcurement Reforms.

June 2015
Innovit will have its solutions and its expertise on display at the GS1 UK Healthcare Conference in Loughborough on 9-10th of June 2015.  As an exhibitor in this major event, Innovit will showcase the support it has given to more than 170 projects for creating healthcare product catalogs to GS1’s Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) globally. “We hope to provide healthcare suppliers and NHS Trusts with valuable information and tools to aid in their planning and implementation of NHS eProcurement programs,” says Paul Marsters of Innovit.

Innovit sponsors the GS1 Connect Conference in Austin, Texas.

June 2015
GS1 Connect is a leading GS1 Standards event and Innovit, as a global leader in PIM / GDSN solutions, is delighted to be a sponsor and exhibitor again in 2015.  For the second year running, Innovit will be an exhibition partner and sponsor of the Healthcare tracks at this event. Innovit is also a global certified solution partner of 1WorldSync. This global partnership and representation at GS1 Connect will showcase a combination of 1WorldSync’s services and expertise, with Innovit’s certified IICE Connector product that ultimately benefit the supplier and recipient GDSN community.

MEDIA RELEASE: Innovit now a 1WorldSync Global Certified Solution Partner.

May 2015
Innovit, a provider of software solutions for Product Information Management (PIM) and Global Data Synchronization (GDSN) announces, is now a 1WorldSync certified solution partner with a geographical focus on USA, Germany, France, UK and Spain.

Innovit is now a 1WorldSync Certified Solution Partner

March 2015
Innovit, a provider of software solutions for Product Information Management (PIM) and Global Data Synchronization (GDS) announces, is now a 1WorldSync certified solution partner. 1WorldSync, the leading global product information network and data pool solutions provider, globally certified Innovit’s iICE Connector product to ultimately benefit the GDSN community. With customers around the globe this certification will provide a user-configurable solution for PIM, GDSN and workflow management.

Swisse goes live with Innovit's MDM Software.

March 2015
Swisse, chose Innovit's iICE MDM software to assist them to improve their Master Data Management (MDM) process.  After several months of project implementation, the company has now gone live with this iICE MDM solution and report a successful project outcome.   Innovit's Account Manager Dane Cole says that this iICE MDM system will allow their company to more easily store, manage and validate master data as part of their longer-term e-commerce strategy.

Arthrex choose Innovit's PIM and 1WorldSync GDSN solutions to meet UDI compliance.

March 2015
Combining the capabilities of 1WorldSync’s GDSN data pool, and Innovit’s experience in Global Healthcare, Arthrex have chosen Innovit’s iICE PIM / GDSN solutions to implement a best-in-class solution for meeting the FDA’s GUDID submission mandate

PepsiCo choose Innovit as their GDSN solution partner.

Feb 2015
PepsiCo have chosen Innovit as their GDSN solution partner.  2015 / 2016 will see some major changes to their local GS1net data pool.  PepsiCo with a leading brand portfolio including Pepsi, Smiths, Doritos, Nobbys, Sakata, Red Rock to name a few, made a strategic decision to migrate their product catalog to ‘GS1 certified solution’ partner who represents global GDSN knowledge and expertise.

1WorldSync Europe certification achieved by Innovit.

Feb 2015
Innovit completes its certification program with 1WorldSync Europe.  This additional certification provides Innovit and 1WorldSync with a global reach for those companies who are planning a global GDSN program.

Schwarkopf & Henkel choose Innovit's MDM and GDSN solutions.

Feb 2015
Schwarzkopf & Henkel have chosen to streamline their internal process for the data gathering and validation to support their product catalog.  Using iICE MDM/PIM products from Innovit, they now have the functionality to support a fully integrated workflow program that incorporates their NPD / NPI process, including the printing of retail buying forms, and the publishing to their multiple GDSN catalogs.

Maquet centralizes their GDSN catalog management using Innovit solutions.

Jan 2015
Maquet Getinge Group have chosen to centralize the management of their GDSN (GS1net) catalog management process.  Using Innovit’s iICE products, their resident contracts and tender manager will incorporate their product catalog and tender management process into the one PIM solution.  This will ensure that their SAP material master aligns with the information their customers draw from their local GDSN data pool that is used for procurement.

Innovit Executive Breakfasts and Australasian GDSN User Group.

Nov 2014
Innovit today released information to their customers and partners about the upcoming Executive Breakfasts in both Sydney and Melbourne locations in Australia.  Innovit's Executive Breakfast are a great opportunity for people to interact and share great ideas about how master data quality & governance is so important to their business.  This forum will cover a range of local and global topics, with a special segment focused on how data qality and workflow processes are so important for healthy ERP and BI programs to operate within your business. 

Innovit attends MedTech; MTAA Annual Conference.

Nov 2014
Innovit's Sydney based Relationship Manager Roger Oehlrich attended the MTAA Annual Conference with over 300 healthcare device companies.  Innovit's message was around solutions that make MDM, MDG, GDSN, as well as UDI management for the Americas much simpler to implement.

Innovit sponsors the SAP Australia User Group (SAUG) to promote their Melbourne User Group.

Nov 2014
Promoting all things MDM, MDG and Workflow Management, Innovit is a part sponsor of the SAP User Group held at Melbourne's Grand Hyatt on the Park.  At this event, the key message from SAP was their 'Run Simple' philosophy.  An essential ingredient when it comes to managing core product, customer, supplier and price master data across ERP and BI applications.

Innovit and GS1 UK partner up the EHI Live e-Health Conference.

Nov 2014
Innovit is a key exhibition sponsor at the EHI Live e-Health conference which is Britain's biggest annual event for medical professional and information technology specialists.  Partnering with GS1 UK, Innovit to showcase their Master Data Management (MDM) and Workflow Management tools that assist companies to implement sustainable process to manage GDSN and UDI / Eucomed standards.

Innovit iICE GDSN solutions become Certified for 1WorldSync.

Oct 2014
Partnering with 1WorldSync, Innovit has recently completed their certification program for 1WorldSync GDSN data pool.  This certification becomes an essential ingredient for companies that need to synchronize their product catalogs with 1WorldSync.  In-line with the FDA mandate for publishing UDI information via global data pools, Innovit's global healthcare customers can now be assured that choosing an Innovit GDSN solution will allow them to easily achieve this compliance.

Swisse choose Innovit's MDM multi-vitamin to ensure a successful MDM project.

Sept 2014
Swisse, one of the world's leading brands in health and wellness have chosen Innovit's iICE MDM software to assist them to improve their master data management process.  Innovit's iICE MDM will allow their company to more easily store, manage and validate master data as part of their longer-term e-commerce strategy.  This system will also provide workflow approval management that in turn will provide visibility and control across many of the internal departmental processes.

Inenco goes live with 400+ users on Innovit's MDM and Workflow Management software.

Sept 2014
Inenco supporting a team of over 1500 people across 20 companies with a product portfolio of over 350,000 stocked product lines, is by far a leading provider of bearings, power transmission, sealing, fasteners, driveshafts, drives and motors, belting, fluid power, engineering services, lifting and safety equipment, tools and maintenance products.  This month the company went live using their Innovit MDM and Workflow Management tools that in turn will streamline the way they control master data, and publish this content to product catalogs.

Biomet select Innovit's iICE Validator software for the GS1net (NPC / DHBNC) GDSN solution.

Aug 2014
Biomet is one of the world's leading medical device manufacturers with headquarters based in Warsaw.  With a GDSN project looming, Innovit was included as part of the solution tender for GS1 Certified connectors that could support the GS1net (NPC / DHBNC) catalog across Australia and New Zealand.  With a global reputation for Healthcare MDM solutions inc GDSN and UDI, Innovit and their iICE Validator software was the solution of choice.

1WorldSync and Innovit sign a partnership agreement for the Americas.

July 2014
1WorldSync has partnered with Innovit to assist with the sales and marketing of Innovit solutions for Global Data Synchronization (GDS).  Innovit's GDSN solutions will now undertake the 1WorldSync Certification program for the 1WorldSync data pool to ensure that companies publishing to their GDSN catalogs to 1WorldSync can do this with ease and confidence.  

Innovit joins the SAP User Group conference in Sydney Australia as an exhibition partner.

July 2014
As one of SAP's premier events, the SAP User Group is a forum where all SAP users come together to collaborate their ideas and knowledge, and also learn about all things new in the world of SAP.  For the second year in a row, Innovit has signed as an exhibition sponsor and will use this event to promote their complimentary products to support SAP  (e.g. Workflow Management for NPD and NPI, GDSN Connectors for global data pools)

Innovit's Global Headquarters expands.

July 2014
Innovit's team expands with four new employees to assist with global expansion plans.  These new positons within sales, finance, customer support, presales, and also consulting services will ensure that Innovit can continue to support the changing requirements of our customers, and also global standards such as GDSN, UDI, HL9 and Eucomed.

Jackson Allison extend their Innovit licence to their Australian divison Bosco Medical.

June 2014
Jackson Allison, working with Innovit's New Zealand reseller B2BE have chosen to extend their software licence from just supporting DHBNC, to now include the management of their Australian NPC catalog.  The company will have users based in both Australia and New Zealand logging into the iICE Validator for GDS software to manage their dual-market catalogs.

Innovit & GS1: Partners for the GS1 UK Healthcare Conference.

June 2014
Healthcare industries all across the world are undergoing significant reforms.  The adoption of the GS1, UDI and also FMD standards, and also the introduction of Catalog Synchronization via GDSN data pools.  The GS1 UK Healthcare Conference 2014 titled ‘Supporting better procurement, value and care in NHS’ will detail these changes.

Innovit is an exhibition partner of this conference.  Their ‘certified by GS1’ software has been the solution of choice by many of the world’s leading healthcare companies to manage, validate and publish GDSN catalogs to global data pools such as the Australian National Product Catalog (NPC), and New Zealand’s District Health Board National Catalog (DHBNC) and very shortly the NHS catalog in the UK.  Innovit will be promoting how their software will allow companies to ‘take control’ of their master data, and the critical Regulatory Affairs information that is currently stored in a myriad of systems and spreadsheets across the organization.

Innovit Signs as a Gold Sponsor for the GS1 Connect Conference (San Diego CA).

June 2014
Innovit has become a Gold Sponsor of the GS1 Connect Conference, one of the leading GS1 standards and solutions events. Innovit has experienced high demand for its software in the Americas explains Bang Chau from Innovit “Global brands such as Colgate, Johnson & Johnson, Welch Allyn and General Mills have entrusted Innovit’s solutions for their MDM & GDS functions.  Our software allows global companies to centrally manage their GDS connections to multiple GDSN data pools.  Our customers with US based headquarters have reached out to Innovit for assistance with their 1WorldSync compliance projects.  Many of the world’s leading Healthcare companies already use Innovit MDM tools, natural they also have requested Innovit to help them meet compliance for the UDI mandate recently introduced by the FDA.”

Care Pharmaceuticals choose Innovit's GDSN solutions for their GDSN strategy.

May 2014
Care Pharmaceuticals choose Innovit's iICE Validator as their Global Data Synchronization (GDS) solution to manage their product catalog for the Australian Healthcare National Product Catalog (NPC) and also the New Zealand District Health Board National Catalog (DHBNC).

Bio-Rad meet compliance with GDSN data pools using Innovit's iICE Validator software.

April 2014
Bio-Rad meets compliance with the Australian and New Zealand Healthcare Industry data pools (NPC and DHBNC) provided by GS1.  The NPC and DHBNC data pools will allow Bio-Rad to synchronize their product data for tenders and procurement programs using the global GDSN standards.

Innovit supports their customers for the GS1net Migration to 1WorldSync.

March 2014
GS1 Australia recently announced that in 2015 they plan to migrate the GS1net community from the existing GXS Data Pool Manager platform to the 1WorldSync (GDSN) Data Pool.  Global Data Synchronization (GDS) via global data pools such as GS1net, is now a standard practice across the world. Innovit’s customers within food, liquor, hardware, healthcare, office products etc, are also global operations, many with headquarters based in the Americas and Europe.

To this end, Innovit over the past two years has been completing the GDS certification software development necessary to allow Innovit’s customers to use their iICE software to support not only GS1net, but other data pools such as 1WorldSync (US), FSEnet (Canada) and TrueSource (UK). Innovit already supports global customers with offices located in North America and also the United Kingdom.

This GDS certification ensures that Innovit customers will be able to support the GDSN data pools nominated by the trading partners all across the globe.

Innovit successfully completes the 'GS1net Off-Line Certification Event' with GS1.

February 2014
Innovit has successfully completed the ‘GS1net Off-Line Certification Event - December 2013’.  This accreditation verifies that the ‘iICE Adaptor’ software can support all off-line business validation rules as listed within document 'GS1net Business Rules v7.2 - December 2013'

Cake Syndicate adopt Global Data Synchonisation (GDS) using Innovit's iICE Validator software.

January 2014
Cake Syndicate (Previously Susan Day Cakes) has kicked started their new business by meeting compliance with their customers e-trading requirements.  E-Messaging and Data Synchronization projects all add to their strategy of ensuring business with their trading partners is easy and efficient.  Innovit's iICE Validator has been chosen as their GDS solution for GS1net.

Alere choose Innovit to solve their GDSN (NPC & DHBNC) requirements.

January 2014
Alere select Innovit's iICE Validator software as a solution to manage their companies product catalog for Australia and New Zealand.  They chose iICE Validator for its low operating costs, simply to use interface, and the ability to make simply changes to their product catalog with just mouse clicks.

SA Health Commence Implementation Planning Study for PIM/GDSN solution.

December 2013
South Australia Health commences Implementation Planning Study using Innovit’s PIM and workflow management solution for master data management.

GS1 partner with Innovit for GDSN solution for major Australian retailer Coles Supermarkets.

November 2013
GS1 choose Innovit's iICE MDM for GDSN solution to investigate and analyze the current state of eData exchange between Coles Supermarkets and its Suppliers via GS1net.

Innovit Executive Breakfast and iICE Software User Group.

October 2013
Innovit will be hosting their annual executive breakfast (inc the iICE software user group) in both Sydney and Melbourne.  This forum allows software users and company executives to come together to see the lastest in Innovit Master Data Workflow tools.  This year's event will focus on 'Beyond Workflow Management for NPD / NPI' by showing companies how to incorporate other critical business processes into their workflow management process.

Covs selects Innovit's PIM & workflow solutions for catalog publishing.

September 2013
Covs, Australasia's second largest distributor of industrial supplies and automotive aftermarket products, selects Innovit as the solution provider for PIM and catalog publishing.  Covs, a division of AHG, is implementing Innovit's systems, iICE MDM and Catalog Publisher with Adobe InDesign, to manage its product master data and the workflow associated with catalog publishing.

Inenco selects Innovit's PIM solution.

September 2013
Inenco, Australasia's largest industrial distributor of power transmission and bearing products, selects Innovit's PIM platform "iICE MDM" as the solution of choice after an extensive RFP process.  Inenco has grown through acquisition over the years, which has created a complex and diverse IT systems landscape.  As a result, Inenco needed a PIM solution that can harmonize product master data across the ERP systems and catalog databases of over thirty business units.

Innovit's workflow management tools on show at SAP User Group.

August 2013
SAP Australian User Group is the largest SAP centric event in Australia, attracting upwards of 500 SAP professionals.  Innovit, as a supporting sponsor will use this platform to showcase their solutions for Workflow Management that enforces Data Quality & Data Governance.  SAP Australian User Group is in Sydney on the 11-12 September 2013.  For more information, please visit SAUG National Summit 2013

Liberty Medical meets compliance with HBL on the New Zealand DHBNC.

August 2013
For over five years, Liberty Medical has been live on the Australian National Product Catalogue (NPC) using Innovit’s iICE Validator for GS1net.  In August, Liberty Medical also met compliance and went live on the New Zealand DHBNC platform.

L’Oreal extend their Innovit MDM solution to support GDSN and the printing of Retail Buying Forms.

August 2013
L’Oreal Australia have recently formed a master data team and appointed a master data manager.  This group has been charged with the responsibility to increase master data quality & introduce global standards.  Innovit’s iICE MDM product has now been extended to provide SAP data validation, as well as product item change reports.  This project will also be extended to support the printing of buying forms, and ultimately global data synchronization with retail customers using the GS1net data pool.

Surgical Specialities entrust Innovit to meet compliance on GS1net for NPC & DHBNC.

August 2013
Surgical Specialities have engaged the services of Innovit to assist them to publish a product catalogue for NPC and also DHBNC.  Innovit are providing the project management services to assist with the data gathering and validation of their product catalogue.  Hosted iICE MDM software will be used by Surgical Specialities to provide a full end-to-end integrated process from Pronto to GS1net.

Toomac choose iICE Validator software from Innovit for their NZ DHBNC solution.

August 2013
Toomac, working with B2BE in New Zealand have chosen Innovit’s iICE Validator software to meet compliance with the GS1net DHBNC requirements.  B2BE has been providing project management services to ‘hand-hold’ Toomac through the entire process.

Jackson Allison choose B2BE and the iICE Validator software to meet DHBNC compliance for HBL.

August 2013
Jackson Allison have been working with B2BE in New Zealand to create & validate their product catalog to meet the requirements for the Health Benefits Limited (HBL) District Health Board National Catalog (DHBNC).

Everest Colonial (Norgan Vaaz) switch from the GS1 Browser Template to the iICE Validator for GS1net software.

July 2013
iICE Validator for GS1net has been chosen by Everest Colonial to provide a more sustainable and simple to use GS1net PIM solution.  Unlike the manual Browser Template spreadsheet, iICE Validator will provide localized data validation and also the printing of retail buying forms for non-GS1net customers.

B2BE sign up Downs Distributors in New Zealand to meet GS1net compliance with DHBNC.

July 2013
Downs Distributors choose iICE Validator for GS1net as the solution to assist them to publish a clean and validated product catalog to Health Benefits Limited (HBL) for the New Zealand’s healthcare DHBNC.

Angoves revitalize their GS1net project using Innovit’s iICE Validator for GS1net.

June 2013
Angoves Wines have kick-started their GS1net project to ensure that their product catalog can be synchronized with retail chains such as Metcash, Coles and Woolworths.  They are also engaging in the additional Market Read industry initiative.

HPM Legrand select Innovit for PIM and MDM workflow management.

June 2013
HPM Legrand, one of the world's leading supplier of electrical products, selects iICE MDM and iWirkflo to centralize the governance & management of product master data.

Innovit to be an exhibition partner for the MDM & Data Quality Summit.

May 2013
Innovit is proud to be an exhibition partner of the 8th Annual MDM & DATA GOVERNANCE SUMMIT ASIA PACIFIC (Sydney 21-22 May 2013).  This event will be used to showcase our solutions for Master Data Management & Electronic Workflow Management.  For more information, please visit

General Mills upgrade to Innovit’s MDM tools to centralize their catalog management.

March 2013
Innovit’s iICE Master Data Manager Software will be the platform for General Mills to streamline their process for master data gathering & validation.  This initiative will provide far greater control, visibility, and governance around the internal processes for NPD master data management.  This platform will also leverage their ability to participate within industry initiatives such as Extended Labelling (GoScan).

Innovit release their new logo.

February 2013
In line with the release of various marketing & branding initiatives for 2013, they have released their latest version of the iconic Innovit logo.  Within the following few months, new marketing collateral and also corporate websites will complement the brand refresh.

Swann Communications leaps forward with workflow automation with Innovit.

January 2013
Swann believe that Innovit’s iWirkflo software will streamline their New Product Development (NPD).  Real-time process control dashboards provide visibility across their global network of sales channels, thus reducing essential ‘go-to-market’ times for New Product Introduction (NPI) steps.