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 What was the first product to have a bar code for identification?

Answer Norman Joseph Woodland and Bernard Silver patented the bar code in 1949, but the first bar-code scanner wasn't installed in a store until 1974. The first product to have a bar code was a pack of Wr... Read More »
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What was the first product to have a UPC code?

The first product sold with a UPC on the packaging was a ten-pack of Wrigley's Juicy Fruit gum in June 1974 in Troy, Ohio, according to Benjamin Nelson, author of "From Punched Cards to Bar Codes."... Read More »
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What was the first product that had a bar code?

On June 26, 1974, a pack of chewing gum became the first retail product sold using a scanned bar code. The gum was sold at a Marsh supermarket in Troy, Ohio. Over the years, bar codes have found ma... Read More »
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What is the first product to have a barcode?

According to Barcode Symbols, bar codes were first used on Wrigley's gum. In June of 1974, Marsh Supermarket in Troy, Ohio, became the first business to use the modern bar-code scanning system.Refe... Read More »
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What was the first product to have a barcode on it?

Railroad cars were the first items to have a barcode system however, a toll bridge in New Jersey requested that a similar system be developed so that it could quickly scan for cars that had paid fo... Read More »
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