In the age of e-commerce giants like Amazon and eBay, many retail brands struggle to provide customized, innovative shopping experiences for customers. Today’s shoppers expect fast and seamless ordering processes—which is why brick-and-mortar retailers across the world are turning to solutions featuring augmented reality (AR). By enhancing your mobile shopping app with augmented reality capabilities, you can dramatically improve shopping experiences and compel customers to purchase items more frequently. Read...

Logistics enterprises depend on completeness checks to ensure that the correct inventory is loaded onto the right pallet prior to shipment. These evaluations play an important role in maintaining smooth, efficient transportation operations and high customer satisfaction. However, with so many items and pallets to account for, it’s not uncommon for completeness checks to slow down logistics teams—negatively impacting the company’s bottom line. That’s why leading logistics enterprises are investing...

Self-scanning has revolutionized the way customers interact with brick-and-mortar stores. This innovative retail technology enables shoppers to scan their own purchases, eliminating long checkout lines and creating more flexible shopping experiences on the whole. And now that most customers bring their favorite smart devices along on shopping trips, retailers can leverage mobile self-scanning apps to make self-checkout even faster, easier and more profitable. Self-checkout solutions provide opportunities to increase efficiency and...

Mobile technology has had an earth-shaking impact on the retail landscape, arming retailers with cost-effective tools to refine customer experiences and business operations. For example, mobile barcode scanning makes it possible for retailers to abandon traditional barcode scanners in favor of low-cost, easy-to-use smart devices—bringing optimal efficiency to retail locations, distribution centers and warehouses alike. But despite their numerous benefits, mobile data capture solutions can be challenging to implement into...

As computer-based systems progress and evolve, their potential to impact our world expands, too. Recent innovations in electronics, sensors and software have made it possible for us to improve enterprise efficiency—and our capacity to connect with others. These achievements are made possible by machines connected to the internet—and all of these machines are fragments of the Internet of Things (IoT). So, what is the Internet of Things? And why are...

If you travel regularly using commercial airlines, you don’t need to be reminded of what a hassle it can be. Equipment problems, weather, and assorted other force majeure can make the flying experience uncomfortable and inconvenient. These factors are most often beyond our – or the air carriers’ – control. That said, the processes that the air carriers do control such as check-in, boarding pass acquisition, baggage check, seat assignment...

Logistics enterprises rely on seamless shipping and receiving operations to ensure their goods reach customers quickly and in the proper condition. But with so many shipments and staff to account for, it can be difficult to coordinate these efforts effectively—creating a range of issues that impact customer satisfaction and enterprise efficiency as a whole. That’s why many logistics organizations invest in mobile barcode scanning solutions to empower their employees to...

FutureProof Retail Enables Retailers to Offer Commercial-Speed Scanning to Consumers With Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK New York and San Francisco, Oct. 10, 2018 - FutureProof Retail (FPR), the leading provider of line-free mobile checkout and service counter solutions, and Scandit, the leading enterprise technology platform for mobile computer vision, barcode scanning and augmented reality, have entered into a partnership that enables retailers to deploy FPR's line-free mobile self-scanning checkout and service counter solutions...