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Bar Code Graphics Inc

Phone: (800) 662-0701 Fax: (312) 664-4939 View Additional Phone Numbers 875 N Michigan Ave # 2950, Chicago, IL 60611

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Bar Code Graphics Inc. is a bar code service company which provides a variety of services related to barcode graphics, labels, laser printing, and works with book publishers, pharmaceutical suppliers, and other companies which barcode services. Located in Chicago, IL, this company serves both national and local companies, including the entire Midwest. The company has been in business since 1983, but their history extends back to 1974, when the company participated with the Uniform Code Council's technical committee in creating the printing specifications for UPC symbols. The company has a client base of over 90,000 companies, and their customers range from small independent book publishers to large international retailers. The company is active with barcode technical committees for industries including publishing, printing, retail, healthcare, and automotive.

Services available from this company include digital barcode files for use on products such as books, which can be incorporated into desktop publishing applications such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Quark, and Word; barcode labels in a variety of sizes and formats, including Bookland EAN and UPC barcodes, as well as specialty labels which are heat and moisture-resistant; barcode labeling software; publisher services, including production assistance for self-publishers; blank label stock; barcode testing and compliance solutions; barcode verification equipment, which are GS1 US certified; and trading partner information for 181 retailers to keep companies abreast of changes in barcode technology and logistics.

Visit the website for Bar Code Graphics Inc. to learn more about their services, read about the company's history, and browse their inventory and products to order or request any of their products.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Bar Code Graphics Inc meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Bar Code Graphics Inc include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

1 complaint closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 1
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 1

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Bar Code Graphics Inc
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: August 27, 2003 Business started: 01/01/1983 Business started locally: 01/01/1983 Business incorporated 12/23/1986 in IL
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Andrew Verb, President Ms. Patti Osuoji Mr. Jonathan Verb
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Andrew Verb, President
Customer Contact: Mr. Jonathan Verb
Number of Employees


Business Category

Bar Coding Service Labeling Publishers - Book All Other Business Support Services (NAICS: 561499)


BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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