RailCare is a Swiss transportation provider that acts as a full subsidiary of Coop Group Cooperative, one of Switzerland’s largest retailers. The company offers combined transport of all kinds of goods, both for Coop and for third-party customers. RailCare deals with a dynamic logistics environment. Rapid changes in shipment volumes and customer needs require quick adaptation. Yet the company found itself dealing with cumbersome, paper-intensive processes that no longer fit the...

When companies consider replacing dedicated barcode scanners with software-enabled smartphones, they often focus on basic performance metrics. Such as, can a smartphone paired with Scandit’s Barcode Scanner SDK scan at the same speed as a traditional dedicated scanner? Can it do so reliably and in varied conditions? The answer to these questions is yes (here are the performance videos to prove it). But many other possibilities are available when a powerful...

In the modern on-demand retail environment, consumers expect to get what they want, when they want it. For today’s omnichannel shoppers, nothing is more frustrating than hearing that a desired item is out of stock. Download our new white paper to learn more about how mobile data capture supports omnichannel customer engagement. All of us have been in a situation where something we wanted was out of stock. The experience creates a...

In mid-March, Scandit exhibited at LogiMAT 2017 in Stuttgart, Germany. Joining 50,000 global attendees and 1,400 exhibitors, Scandit offered hands-on demonstrations of how its leading-edge mobile data capture technology is transforming the logistics industry. Features of the Scandit booth included explanatory videos and interactive demonstrations of mobile data capture solutions. Scandit representatives were on hand to explain how logistics professionals can use traditional mobile devices to lower costs and streamline operations related to...

Retailers can obtain a wealth of real-time enterprise data with mobile barcode scans. Following is a brief overview of how mobile data capture helps retailers transform processes and tasks related to the use cases of clienteling, mobile POS (mPOS), mobile shopping (mShopping), order entry, self-checkout, inventory management and proof of delivery (POD). Clienteling Mobile apps provide store associates with real-time access to vital information at the point of customer interaction. By scanning a...

The new Scandit Case for iPod touch is an ergonomic scan case that provides the experience of a dedicated barcode scanner at a fraction of the cost. Total cost of ownership (TCO) is as much as five times lower than a handheld scanner or mobile computer. In a new demo video, Scandit displays the full capabilities of Scandit Case for iPod touch. With no breakable electronics inside, the case allows users to...

Attendees at ProMat 2017 will be able to see how Scandit’s latest mobile data capture innovations streamline logistics workflows. Held at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois April 3-6, 2017, ProMat is the largest expo for manufacturing and supply chain professionals in North America. Visitors to Scandit booth #S3560 will experience interactive demos including a multiscanning function that lets users track and scan multiple barcodes at once. This enables capabilities such as...

In early March, Scandit exhibited at EuroShop 2017 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Together with about 113,000 global attendees and more than 2,300 fellow vendors, Scandit spent five days interactively displaying its latest innovative mobile data capture solutions for the retail industry. Features of the Scandit booth included explanatory videos, live demonstrations of mobile data capture technology, and a replica of a fully-stocked store shelf. Scandit representatives were on hand to explain how...