(translation by yours trully)
Patrick Bégin, LEGO Ambassador wrote:I have just learned that the secondary bar codes on the minifig packs will no longer appear on the bags... starting from the third series...
So, if you read this statement correctly, there are two news in that little sentence:
1- LEGO will remove the secondary bar codes from the bags of the minifig collection
2- LEGO will do a third series of those minifigs