Reference group for Validoos services
Reference group for Validoo MediaStore
Reference group for Validoo Item och Q-lab
Reference group for Foodservice

The development and improvement of Validoo’s services are conducted together with participants in Validoo’s reference groups, with all customer groups in mind. The reference groups are open to all Validoo customers and the collaboration allows companies to influence standards, regulations, processes and services.

The reference groups assignment

  • Influence standards, regulations and processes in Validoo’s services
  • Ensure that the offered services meet customer needs
  • Make decisions to recommend application of standards in Sweden
  • Provide comments and guidance to Validoo regarding the need for new or changed services
  • Ensure that Validoo’s range comply with Swedish and international regulations / legislation

General principles for the groups

  • Balance between suppliers and recipients
  • Reference groups give guidance. Decisions on service range are made by Validoo
  • The reference group is managed by personnel from Validoo
  • Meeting notes are distributed to the participants in the reference groupBalans mellan leverantörer och mottagare

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Request for change

If you are in a reference group you can suggest improvements in Validoo’s services. Fill out the form to propose an amendment:

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Reference group Media

Purpose: Provide feedback and guidance on current product information and product images as well as the rules and guidelines that apply in the Validoo MediaStore service with the purpose of ensuring the industry’s requirements on image quality.

Target group: People with a good understanding of the business and business needs regarding images and image quality and with a deep knowledge of images. Participating companies must be customers of Validoo.

Next meeting:

  • TBD

Contact person: emailTobias Granqvist

Participating companies: Arla Foods, Axfood, Beiersdorf, Bergendahls, Cloetta, Coca-Cola, Coop, Dagab Sortiment & Inköp, Di Luca, Essity, Estrella, GlaxoSmithKline, ICA, Kavli, Martin & Servera, Mathem, McNeil Sweden, Menigo, Metsä Tissue, Mondelez, Mätse Tissue, Orkla, Orklafoods, P&G, Systembolaget, Unilever, Valio

Reference group for product information and data quality

Purpose: This groups assignment is to provide Validoo with feedback and guidance regarding regulations and functionality within the Validoo Q-Lab and Validoo Item Services.

Target group: People with a good understanding of business and business needs regarding trade item information, food information and data quality.

Next meeting:

  • Tuesday, September 20th

Contact person: emailTobias Granqvist

Participating companies: Apoteket Hjärtat, Arla Foods, Atria, Axfood, Beiersdorf, Carlsberg, Coca-Cola, Coop, HK Scan, ICA, Kavli, Kronfågel, L’Oreal, McNeil, Midsona, Mondelez, Nestlé, Nybergs Bageri, Oriola, Orklafoods, P&G, Paulig, Unilever

Reference group for Foodservice

Purpose: The group provides Validoo with feedback and guidance regarding the need for specific customizations for Foodservice in the range of Validoo’s services.

Target group: People with a good understanding of the business needs regarding trade item information, food information and product images within Foodservice. Participating companies must be Validoo customers.

Contact person: emailMischa Danofsky

Next meeting: TBD

Participating companies: Atria, Axfood, Beiersdorf, DLF, Findus, HK Scan, ICA, Kavli , Kiviksmusteri, Löfbergs, Martin & Servera, Menigo, Mondelez, Mårdskog & Lindkvist, P&G, Santa Maria, Svensk Cater, Unilever

GS1 user group for trade item information maintain the Swedish description of electronic basic information about trade items (product certificate) based on GS1’s global standard for trade item information and food information. The group also handles trade item information for procurement criteria.