G55 Item Characteristics - Consumer Unit

To provide physical characteristics relative to a consumer unit

Position
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
G5501
Product/Service ID Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
2
1
Code identifying the type/source of the descriptive number used in Product/Service ID (234)
G5502
Product/Service ID
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
48
1
Identifying number for a product or service
G5503
Product/Service ID Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
2
1
Code identifying the type/source of the descriptive number used in Product/Service ID (234)
P0304: If either G55-03 or G55-04 is present, then the other is required
G5504
Product/Service ID
String (AN)
Conditional
1
48
1
Identifying number for a product or service
G5505
Height
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Vertical dimension of an object measured when the object is in the upright position
P0506: If either G55-05 or G55-06 is present, then the other is required
G5506
Unit or Basis for Measurement Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
2
1
Code specifying the units in which a value is being expressed, or manner in which a measurement has been taken
G5507
Width
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Shorter measurement of the two horizontal dimensions measured with the object in the upright position
P0708: If either G55-07 or G55-08 is present, then the other is required
G5508
Unit or Basis for Measurement Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
2
1
Code specifying the units in which a value is being expressed, or manner in which a measurement has been taken
G5509
Length
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Largest horizontal dimension of an object measured when the object is in the upright position
P0910: If either G55-09 or G55-10 is present, then the other is required
G5510
Unit or Basis for Measurement Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
2
1
Code specifying the units in which a value is being expressed, or manner in which a measurement has been taken
G5511
Volume
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Value of volumetric measure
P1112: If either G55-11 or G55-12 is present, then the other is required
G5512
Unit or Basis for Measurement Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
2
1
Code specifying the units in which a value is being expressed, or manner in which a measurement has been taken
G5513
Pack
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
6
1
The number of inner containers, or number of eaches if there are no inner containers, per outer container
G5514
Size
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Size of supplier units in pack
P1415: If either G55-14 or G55-15 is present, then the other is required
G5515
Unit or Basis for Measurement Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
2
1
Code specifying the units in which a value is being expressed, or manner in which a measurement has been taken
G5516
Cash Register Item Description
String (AN)
Optional
1
20
1
The cash register description of an item
G5516 is limited to 16 characters.
G5517
Cash Register Item Description
String (AN)
Optional
1
20
1
The cash register description of an item
G5518
Coupon Family Code
String (AN)
Optional
3
3
1
A code assigned by the vendor to a single item or to families of consumer items that can be used by in-store scanners in conjunction with a UPC coupon value code for instant credit when the proper item has been purchased
G5519
Dated Product Number of Days
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
4
1
Used to designate the number of days open dated product must 'sell by' from date of manufacture
G5520
Deposit Value
Decimal number (R)
Optional
1
8
1
To designate the value for returnable containers
G5521
Yes/No Condition or Response Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
1
Code indicating a Yes or No condition or response
G5521 indicates if the product is prepriced. Code "Y" indicates the product is prepriced. Code "N" indicates the product is not prepriced.
G5522
Color
String (AN)
Optional
1
10
1
Free-form description of color
G5523
Unit Weight
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Numeric value of weight per unit
P232425: If either G55-23, G55-24 or G55-25 are present, then the others are required
G5524
Weight Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
2
1
Code defining the type of weight
G5525
Weight Unit Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
1
Code specifying the weight unit
G5526
Unit Weight
Decimal number (R)
Conditional
1
8
1
Numeric value of weight per unit
P262728: If either G55-26, G55-27 or G55-28 are present, then the others are required
G5527
Weight Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
2
1
Code defining the type of weight
G5528
Weight Unit Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
1
1
Code specifying the weight unit
G5529
Product/Service ID Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
2
1
Code identifying the type/source of the descriptive number used in Product/Service ID (234)
P2930: If either G55-29 or G55-30 is present, then the other is required
G5530
Product/Service ID
String (AN)
Conditional
1
48
1
Identifying number for a product or service
G5531
Free-form Description
String (AN)
Optional
1
45
1
Free-form descriptive text
G5532
Inner Pack
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
6
1
The number of eaches per inner container
G5533
Packaging Code
String (AN)
Optional
3
5
1
Code identifying the type of packaging; Part 1: Packaging Form, Part 2: Packaging Material; if the Data Element is used, then Part 1 is always required

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