|The Challenge for iTunes Users|
|Simply Barcodes understands the unique challenges facing iTunes Users. Many iTunes Users express confusion regarding the requirements for a UPC or an EAN. Others state uncertainty about the process for getting their music on iTunes and whether or not they need barcodes or IRSC codes for individual tracks.|
|Innovative Solutions for iTunes Users|
|Simply Barcodes makes barcoding simple. You face numerous challenges trying to get your music to listeners, so barcoding should not be one of them. Our service helps you achieve business success by ensuring that you select the right code for iTunes and by offering advice on the process.|
|Benefits for iTunes Users|
|Whether you are an independent artist, production company, or promotion firm, most companies regardless of size want to accomplish the following:
Simply Barcodes can help you meet all of these challenges by:
|Do you need a barcode for iTunes today?|
|Order Now! Single Barcodes $89 or call us at +1-404-885-6066 or 1-877-872-2060 (toll free)|
|Frequently Asked Questions|
|How are Barcodes for iTunes different?|
|Barcodes for iTunes are general use UPC barcodes not different from other products.
iTunes requires that all albums have a UPC and all individual songs have an ISRC.
Audio Singles may be tracked via SoundScan for the purpose of Billboard charting by also acquiring an ISRC or an International Standard Recording Code.
ISRC codes are a simple, internationally recognized numbering system for audio and music video recordings. The ISRC, in addition to tracking for Billboard charting, also allows you to get paid for digital music sales by ensuring that your royalties are tracked properly (particularly important for iTunes).
Independent artist and record labels may obtain a Registrant Code at
|How do Barcodes for iTunes work?|
|In short, the UPC is a 12-digit unique code for your product represented by scannable bars.
iTunes uses your UPC for marketing and tracking purposes.
Additionally, if you want to participate in the Billboard Charts, your sales must be tracked in the SoundScan system. SoundScan requires you to have a UPC number to record your album’s performance.
|How do I get Barcodes for iTunes?|
|We only require that you provide contact and billing information. You are not required to provide product information.|
|Your retailer collects your product information, which they associate with your barcode at the Point of Sale.|
|Note: We also accept PayPal, checks or money orders. If using one of these payment methods, please download and complete an Order Form and include it with your payment.|
|What do I get when I order my Barcode for iTunes?|
|In what format are my Barcodes for iTunes?|
|For your convenience, we include your barcode graphic in three different formats so that your graphic artist, printing company, or manufacturing facility can work with your barcode graphic no matter what software system they use:|
|When do I get my Barcodes for iTunes?|
|The turn-around time is often within an hour.
All orders received before 4 p.m. Eastern Time on business days are completed the same day. Orders placed after 4 p.m. will be processed next business day. If you require RUSH completion, please call 1-877-872-2060 (toll-free) or +1-404-885-6066 (international) to make arrangements.
|What do I do with my Barcodes for iTunes when I get it?|
|You will need to supply the UPC code to iTunes when submitting your music.|
|Who can help me manufacture my CD or DVD?|
|Simply Barcodes recommends Rovix, Inc. as our premier partner for CD and DVD manufacturing.
Rovix, a full-service multi-media solutions provider, offers the following services: CD/DVD/Mini/Biz Cards, Graphic Design, Custom Media Products, SSL and SEO.
Rovix, in business 15 years, is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.
|What if I am selling to The Kroger Co., Macys, Inc., Wal-Mart Stores, Sears Brands, LLC or other stores that require GS1 membership?|
|In the case of these few retailers, you will have no choice but to lease your UPC numbers directly from GS1. These stores require that you have your own GS1 membership.
However, once you have obtained your prefix number from GS1, you can still return to us to have your digital UPC barcode images created using the GS1 numbers. You would also want to use our firm to have your master carton barcodes (SCC-14 codes) created. Large retailers generally require that you properly label your shipments with SCC-14 barcodes.
|"My experience with Simply Barcodes was very smooth and comfortable. It was not stressful placing my order or receiving my codes, as it was very easy to do. The site is certainly user friendly."
Third World Music Group LLC
|"Thank you for your prompt response to my request to convert my UPC code to another format. I needed it quickly (actually, that SAME DAY!) and you delivered. I will definitely work with you again!"
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| "Service was good. We received the order promptly."
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| "We are really pleased with the fast turnaround you gave us with our online purchase. Within 15 minutes of placing our order, we received our new UPC barcodes. This was important since we were under a time sensitive deadline with a retailer to get this information to them."
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