Read API

Last Updated: October 15, 2023

This Product Description describes the functionality and usage requirements to provide Client use of the Read API. This Product Description forms part of the Contract to provide Client use of Read API. Capitalized terms used but not defined herein have the definitions assigned to them in the 1WorldSync General Terms and Conditions.

Solution Capability

Read API provides REST API access to data stored in the 1WorldSync Item Management (IM) platform. Using the Read API, IM subscribers can search for and retrieve product master data. Only item data published to, or owned by the Global Location Number designated in Client’s Item Management subscriber agreement is accessible using Read API.

Read API works in conjunction with the Item Management Platform by providing read only access to product data stored and managed in Item Management. The Read API provides real-time access to product data by delivering the data in JSON format via unlimited API transactions. The Read API authorization credentials provided to Client will dictate the product data accessible as related to the GLN designated as part of credential provisioning process.

Using the Read API, Client will issue API requests to perform product search, and subsequent product data retrieval. Product data is delivered in JSON format based on schemas provided as part of solution documentation made available on the 1WorldSync developer portal (


Other Product Subscriptions: A subscription to the 1WorldSync Item Management platform is required to use Read API.

Get in touch today to see how we can improve your product information management experience.