By Justin Corbell, Vice President of Sales, Scandit Inc. Since Amazon Go debuted to the public in 2018,  retailers have been investigating ways to emulate this type of smart vision for brick-and-mortar stores, to drive new innovations and customer experiences in their businesses. However, the “Just walk out” store, as Amazon calls it, represents the tip of the iceberg of retail automation and digitally enhanced shopping experiences awaiting consumers and store...

Amongst the many things keeping stressed retailers up at night nowadays, the topics of customer engagement and loyalty are two heavily recurring themes.   Retailers are exploring every potential avenue for improvements from innovative experiences using augmented reality (AR) to more meaningful in store merchandising.  But some of the biggest opportunities lie in making shopping as frictionless as possible, creating better digital engagement through retail apps and mCommerce.  One effective...

Keeping ahead of the competition is getting more and more challenging. But whatever industry you are in, one thing remains true: as long as your B2B customers are happy, you can expect a good share of recurring revenues. However, while 48% of companies purchase products online once a week, over 35% of B2B buyers list their purchasing experiences as average to poor. Effectively exploiting your mobile and eCommerce digital channels...

Mobile data capture and computer vision technology are transforming a range of enterprise processes—including air travel. Today’s leading airlines are leveraging inexpensive consumer smart devices to streamline mobile check-ins, boarding pass checks, baggage management and other daily workflows. By embracing this new era of air travel innovation, your enterprise can optimize data capture efficiency, reduce operational costs, and connect passengers with smarter and smoother traveling experiences.  At Scandit, we empower enterprises...

By Christian Floerkemeier, co-founder and CTO, Scandit, AG. Retailers should take the express checkout and automate fast and big if they want to survive current pressures. It’s true that squeezed margins, combined with more demanding customers, makes automation compelling for hard-pressed retailers. But there’s an alternative to the “Big Bang” approach. Incremental automation via smartphone-powered computer vision and augmented reality is a low-cost and fast way to digitally transform, improving customer service...

By Graeme Woodcock, Sales Manager – Healthcare, UK & Ireland, Scandit Ltd. Studies have shown that physicians spend 21% of their time on non-clinical paperwork*.  It’s the equivalent of 168,000 physician FTEs (full-time employees) not engaged in clinical activities. The implications are clear: administrative overload is a burden on clinicians and health workers everywhere, contributes towards burnout, and takes away valuable time that could be better spent with patients. The healthcare...

By Steve Cunningham, US Sales Director - Retail, Scandit, Inc. A shopping list is the most effective way to make sure you get everything you need, which is why people have been using them for over 2,000 years. In an incredibly competitive landscape, retailers are turning to technology to deliver frictionless, fantastic store experiences. Swiss grocery retailer Coop enable customers to use their shopping app to make lists, find the items...

Justin Corbell, VP of Sales, Scandit Inc. The world is getting smaller and more connected by the day. In 2019, 4.6 billion passengers will be transported by global commercial airlines (according to IATA). And this figure is set to grow exponentially to a staggering 7.8 billion by 2036. Airports and airlines are under sustained pressure to increase capacity, improve passenger experience and manage long-term traffic growth safely, cost- effectively and with...