Thousands of happy customers worldwide | 1m+ Barcodes in circulation | 10,000+ scans each day

About is part of the Barcodes Limited family, which is a company owned by a charitable trust (Better World Initiative). All profits go to charitable purposes. We provide low-cost barcode numbers and images to businesses in South Africa (and anywhere else in the world). Barcode numbers should be easily available to businesses without needing to buy large quantities of numbers, join an organisation, or pay membership and annual fees. We are a family-operated business based in New Zealand. Our lower operating costs allow us to pass on considerable savings to our customers.

Our business was established in 2007, so we have been supplying barcodes & images to thousands of happy customers throughout the world (we have customers using our barcodes in over 120 countries). We are a registered New Zealand company (for more information about, view our company details at the NZ Companies Office website & our Certificate of Incorporation). supplies all commonly used barcodes, such as EAN-13 and UPC-A, for retail products. We also supply ITF-14 carton codes for wholesale, pallet codes, book (ISBN) and magazine (ISSN) barcodes, and static and dynamic QR codes.

Our clients range from multinational companies to startup businesses, companies pivoting due to covid, authors, publishers and marketing specialists. We are happy to advise you.

We are the only barcode seller to offer product registration on the internet via This is included in the cost of the barcode package.

Meet some of our team:

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From left: Moya, David Allis (Director), Amelia