As we venture into the last weeks of Summer, the Scandit team looks forward to an exciting fall, where Scandit will be a part of a variety of events happening across the world. This fall features a mix of logistics, retail, developer and mobile technology conferences taking place in North America and Europe. Whether we are exhibiting, speaking, or providing a technology showcase, you can expect to see us at these...

Every industry is continually seeking to reduce human error and increase efficiency of workers in a safe manner. Human error can be found across virtually every industry, but in health care even the slightest mistake can be fatal. A chief concern of every health care provider is to constantly improve patient care and safety on a daily basis, and it all starts with patient identification. The best way to identify,...

San Francisco, July 22, 2014. Scandit (www.scandit.com), developer of the leading software-based barcode scanning and data capture platform for smartphones, tablets and wearable computing devices, today announced that it continues to experience significant traction in the North American retail and supply chain markets, with the addition of several recognized brands to its customer base. The company is now working with Party City, Saab, Shell, Priority Payment Systems, Florida Healthcare and American...

We are excited to share a recent article featuring Scandit. The article appears in last month's edition of Handelszeitung, a notable Swiss publication, and highlights the story and technology behind Scandit. Focusing on our early beginnings as a Swiss start-up, the article discusses our rise to a global company with more than 12,000 licensees, in over 80 countries, processing millions of scans per year. Our CEO, Samuel Muller, states in...

By now, you’ve probably used a tablet-based point of sale, or mPOS, to check out while shopping. If you haven’t, you likely will soon as the mPOS revolution is happening before our eyes. There are currently over 1.7 million smart device-powered mPOS systems being used in the US alone, with an expected increase to 7.7 million by 2020. The rise in use of mPOS systems, over a short amount of...

A new report released from VDC Research shows dedicated laser barcode scanning devices are losing their foothold in the global market due to emerging technologies. According to VDC’s data, global handheld barcode scanner vendors suffered a 1% loss in revenue in 2013. While this percentage sounds small, it’s a trend that will continue as enterprises adopt camera-based scanning solutions that are not offered by the traditional market leaders. The barcode scanner...

Retail is constantly adapting to keep up with consumer behavior. Many of those behaviors are influenced and made possible by mobile devices. For retailers, this means that shoppers now have more touch points to interact with brands and make purchases on a daily basis. Today’s consumer not only interacts with brands in-store and online, but increasingly on their mobile device as well. Omnichannel retailing allows retailers to leverage mobile devices...

The mobile shopping revolution is here. In fact, it's been here for quite some time, but retailers have been slow to catch on to consumer habits and behaviors. While some retailers try hard to engage mobile shoppers, the majority seem to be falling behind. In today’s competitive marketplace, mobile strategies help retailers remain relevant to modern consumers. If you haven’t adopted a strong mobile strategy for your business, the time...