Definitions for "Uniform Code Council"
Keywords:  upc, ucc, ean, ucs, nonprofit
The governing body, which administers the Universal product code in North America. Member organisation of EAN International.
A US association that administrates UCS, WINS, and VICS and provides UCS identification codes and UPC codes. Also, a model set of legal rules governing commercial transmissions, such as sales, contracts, bank deposits and collections, commercial paper, and letters or credit. Individual states give legal power to the UCC by adopting its articles of law.
(UCC) - The standards entity in the U.S. responsible for issuing unique merchant codes to manufacturers for inclusion in the UPC labeling. UCC membership fees are proportionate to sales.