UPC

Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope
UPC

Short for universal product code, UPC is a barcode found on the majority of retail products. The UPC was first made available to the public when IBM introduced the 3660 Supermarket System, which uses a laser to barcodes, similar to the example image.

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