UPC E stands for Universal Product
Number E representing a variation of UPC A barcode
symbology removing supplementary zeroes available in the
original UPC number leads to decrease in length from 12
to 6 digits.
Character set of UPC E Barcode
UPC E barcode
symbology character set is a combination of digits (0-9)
and a check digit.
Structure of UPC E Barcode
The structure of UPC-E symbol contains
1. Start guard bars, constatntly
includes a bar+space+bar.
2. Left bisect, five digits calculated
from the equivalent UPC number.
3. Check digit.
4. Stop guard bars, always comprises
an instance bar+space+bar.
UPC E starts with a zero followed by
numbers from 0-9 by means of two bars & two spaces
and lastly a check digit (calculated according to modulo
UPC E Barcode
1. Implemented in labeling tiny goods,
2. UPC E is used to mark small items
and requires less space for printing.
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