Scandit Brings Next-Generation Mobile Barcode Scanning to Logistics and Transportation Industries at ProMat 2015

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Scandit Brings Next-Generation Mobile Barcode Scanning to Logistics and Transportation Industries at ProMat 2015

Scandit To Demo Mobile App Suite and Offer Sneak Peek of
New Cloud Scan Application at
ProMat 2015, Booth #4455


SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — March 23, 2015 — Scandit, developer of the leading software-based barcode scanning solutions for smartphones, tablets and wearable devices, today unveiled a new mobile app suite for the transportation and logistics industries designed to greatly enhance enterprise profitability and operational efficiency. The company also announced that it would offer a first look at its new cloud-configurable barcode scanning solution, which offers powerful new enterprise-grade barcode workflows that can be effortlessly created online.

The new Mobile App Suite for Logistics and Transport consists of mobile app templates and powerful backend services that are ideal for logistics and transportation businesses. Available separately or bundled together, each solution within the Mobile App Suite—Pickup and Delivery; Shipping and Receiving; Asset Management; and Check-In and Boarding—is fully-customizable and cross-platform, allowing businesses to transform smartphones and tablets into enterprise-grade scanning devices without the need to purchase separate standalone barcode scanners. Scandit’s comprehensive selection of customizable mobile app templates speeds time-to-market and reduces costs for companies looking to bring mobile efficiencies to existing operations by eliminating the need to develop purpose-built apps and backend services.

“Transportation and logistics businesses power the flow of goods and services for millions of businesses and consumers every day around the world. The new Mobile App Suite for Logistics and Transport helps these businesses lower costs, increase efficiencies, and boost worker productivity by enabling them to use existing mobile devices in new and powerful ways,” said Samuel Mueller, CEO of Scandit. “By turning a standard smartphone or tablet into an enterprise-grade scanning device, logistics and transportation companies benefit from greater control and visibility into their operations while empowering employees to manage workflows more effectively, greatly enhancing their competitiveness and profitability.”

Scandit’s mobile app solutions for Logistics and Transport enable companies to:

  • Streamline operations and drastically improve tracking processes — Next-generation barcode scanning technology offers a powerful fully-integrated SDK and customizable app templates that enhance product tracking and delivery and enable a range of new services for gaining visibility into logistics and transportation operations.
  • Reduce upfront and operational costs — Logistics and transportation businesses are able to leverage existing hardware and infrastructure without the need for dedicated devices while empowering employees to use familiar smartphones and tablets.
  • Future-proof operations and user experience with the most flexible platform available —Fully customizable for the perfect user experience across iOS and Android and a wide array of platforms, including smartphones, tablets, and wearables, Mobile App Suite for Logistics and Transport enables businesses to prepare for future operations.

Cloud Scan: The versatile smartphone-based scanning app that eliminates the need for dedicated handheld devices. Scandit’s web-configurable scanning solution (currently in beta) enables businesses to replace dedicated handheld barcode scanners with consumer-grade smartphones for a variety of barcode-based workflows. With no need to develop apps or integrate SDKs, Cloud Scan makes it easy to configure your application online and replicate the scanning experience of conventional scanners.

Join Scandit at ProMat Booth #4455 to experience the new Mobile App Suite for Logistics and Transport and get a sneak peek of “Cloud Scan”.
Scandit invites attendees at the ProMat 2015 (March 23 – 26 at McCormick Place Convention Center, in Chicago, Illinois) to visit booth #4455 for a hands-on experience of the Mobile App Suite for Logistics and Transport as well its new cloud-configurable scanning app.

About Scandit
Scandit delivers high performance mobile solutions for smartphones, tablets and wearables, designed to transform consumer engagement and operational efficiency for today’s forward-looking enterprises. Scandit solutions are built on its patented software-based barcode scanner and are used in a variety of industries including retail, manufacturing and logistics. With more than 15,000 licensees in 80 countries, Scandit processes hundreds of millions of scans per year and develops enterprise-grade solutions for many of the world’s most prestigious brands including Ahold, Coop, Homeplus (Tesco), NASA and Saks Fifth Avenue. Founded in 2009 by a group of researchers from MIT, ETH Zurich and IBM Research, today Scandit and its network of global integration and technology partners are pushing the boundaries of mobile AIDC (automatic identification and data capture), delivering groundbreaking identification and data capture applications to customers. For more information visit