The Unified Order of Keeping Track ― UID Compliance

What better way to manage and compartmentalize all our products than implementing a UID Compliant Code for UID Labels, which stands for Unique Identification, along with the mandatory standards of MIL STD 129, and MIL STD 130, which signifies and permits the accepted printing and markings. The UID Label system was introduced in 2004, and [...]

Being UID Compliant Is Essential In Business?

The Department of Defense has mandated that all contracts, property, property in the possession of contractors, and any deliverable items be marked with a unique serialized identification number. This identification number is required to meet MIL-STD-130 standards and is called UID or unique identification code. The UID is essentially a two-dimensional, matrix bar-code symbol where [...]

How to be UID Compliant

Unique Identification ( UID ) is a standard requirement issued by the Department of Defense (DoD) which requires government property to be marked with a unique identification number (www.acq.usd.mil). A Unique Identifier or UID is a 2D matrix that the DoD presently uses to track their inventory that are over $5,000. The DoD standard code [...]

Frequently asked questions with DoD UID Labels

What is a UID? A UID is better known as a Unique Identifier that is used to track the manufacture, distribution, and lifetime of products used by the U.S. Department of Defense. All contracted vendors are required to provide a legible and permanent UID marking on products sold to the DoD. What materials are best [...]

An Analysis on UID marking

Unique identification or UID marking is a US Department of Defense (DoD)’s initiative program to keep track of all government furnished tangible assets through their useful life. For all solicitations issued on or after Jan. 1, 2005, UID marking is a mandatory DoD requirement. Today, UID marking has become a business-critical operation for all DoD [...]

What are UID Labels?

UID labels are basically a marking methodology initiated by the Department of Defense (DoD) to keep track on all defense related tangible items throughout their whole lifecycles. Those items which include the Government Furnished Property (GFP) as well as the personal property issued on or after Jan. 1, 2004 are mandated to have UID label [...]

UID Registry – What is It?

The term UID registry is used by the Department of Defense (DoD) and those that work with the department of defense. The UID registry is a way of indentifying and classifying items used by the DoD. In simple terms it can be defined as a way of identifying and controlling parts and assets used by [...]

What is a UID?

A UID is a Unique Identifier found on every product used by the Department of Defense, (DoD). This is not an uncommon practice in good manufacturing plants. Tracking the development, distribution, and lifetime of a product allows for data collection that will help companies, both manufacturers and end customers, to improve their production processes long-term. [...]