Scandit Software Paired with SAP hybris Commerce Helps Retailers Maximize Employee Efficiency and Drive Revenue Through the Mobile Channel
Zurich, Switzerland — October 21, 2015 — Scandit, developer of leading software-based barcode scanning solutions for smartphones, tablets and wearable devices, today announced that its patented mobile barcode scanning technology now integrates with the SAP® hybris® Commerce solution to deliver a true omnichannel experience. Scandit has optimized its industry-leading mobile Barcode Scanner SDK to work with SAP hybris Commerce—making it easier than ever for both customers and employees to utilize smartphone-based barcode scanning in mobile apps.
Scandit’s optimized barcode scanning extension paired with hybris’ mobile software development kit (SDK) provides retailers with a way to mobilize business processes and improve efficiency at a fraction of the cost of dedicated barcode scanners. By providing customers using SAP hybris Commerce with premium scanning technology, Scandit helps improve scanning performance and enhance the overall user experience.
“The integration of the Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK with SAP hybris Commerce makes it easy for retailers to quickly develop mobile apps that drive consumer engagement and increase revenue through an omnichannel approach,” said Daniel Thalhammer, Head of Partnerships at Scandit. “By optimizing our barcode scanning technology to work with SAP hybris Commerce, we’re providing employees and customers scanning performance equivalent to dedicated barcode scanners. This ultimately drives engagement, while simultaneously lowering the total cost of ownership (TCO), allowing retailers to avoid the high price of up-front hardware investment associated with traditional devices.”
In addition, Scandit’s enterprise app solutions are also compatible with SAP hybris Commerce. Scandit’s fully customizable, cross-platform mobile data capture solutions are designed to mobilize many standard business processes for employees and customers throughout the supply chain, including: order entry, inventory management, mobile shopping and clienteling.
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 nearly 20,000 licensees in more than 100 countries, Scandit processes more than 200 million scans per year and develops enterprise-grade solutions for many of the world’s most prestigious brands including Ahold, Coop, NASA, Saks Fifth Avenue and Verizon. 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 www.scandit.com.
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