2014 has been an incredible year for businesses and consumers that rely on barcode scanning technology. During peak times this year, we recorded as many as 30x more barcode scans compared with the same time period last year while overall barcode scanning activity has roughly doubled compared with last year. It’s been equally incredible for Scandit as well: we unveiled new products, welcomed new customers, secured additional investment, and even...

The Happiest of Holidays We want to wish all of you the happiest of holiday seasons. Your ongoing support fuels our passion to create incredible technology. 2014 has been a monumental year, and 2015 will be even sweeter. To celebrate we’re offering 16% off* the first year of our list pricing for all new account signups before the end of the year. Simply use the coupon code 5YEARSOFSCANS during checkout to access...

This week marks Scandit's fifth birthday! In the past five years the Scandit community has grown to include over 15,000 licensees in 80 countries, processing hundreds of millions of scans per year. We've been honored to serve companies all over the world, including some of the most prestigious brands, such as Ahold, Bayer, Coop, Homeplus (Tesco), NASA, Party City, Saks Fifth Avenue and Shell. We couldn't have made it without...

Imagine you’re a manager who needs to purchase barcode scanners for 100, or even 1,000 employees. Which devices should you purchase? Should you choose a traditional mobile computer, or are smartphone devices a reliable and cost effective alternative? In order to help answer this question, we developed a comparison of the cost and feature differences between popular barcode scanning devices. The comparison focuses on establishing one of the most important metrics for...

Last month we traveled to Berlin to attend the 2014 German Logistics Congress, where our CTO, Christian Floerkemeier, presented Scandit’s software-based mobile order fulfillment solutions. In his talk Christian discusses Scandit’s soon to be released Mobile App Suite for Transport & Logistics as well as the Pick by Vision demo app that enables hand-free barcode scanning to retrieve pick lists in warehouse environments using Google Glass. After his talk, Christian was...

As fall quickly passes us by we’re excited to look towards the coming winter months, when we’ll be showcasing our technology at a variety of conferences and events around the globe. This winter features a mix of retail, logistics and mobile technology conferences taking place across Europe and North America. Check out our schedule: DatesEventLocation01/11/15-01/14/15NRF Big ShowNew York NY (USA)02/14/15-02/16/15EuroCISDüsseldorf (Germany)03/02/15-02/05/15Mobile World CongressBarcelona (Spain)03/23/15-03/26/15ProMat 2015Chicago IL (USA) We also frequent mobile developer meetups...

Every year, Scandit processes hundreds of millions of barcode scans from all around the world. Have you ever wondered what happens to all the data? We use a cloud-based data center to manage a robust backend infrastructure that administers our device and license system, provides users with valuable scan insights and reports scan performance through a real-time ‘Scanalytics’ Dashboard. Last week, Scandit hosted an Internet of Things (IoT) Meetup at our...

We’re excited to announce our participation in the upcoming NG Retail Summit Europe next week in Scotland, where we’ll be meeting with top European retail executives to discuss the latest mobile trends and solutions to advance the retail shopping experience. Many European retailers have already seen some of the benefits behind adopting mobile retail strategies, but most are still behind the curve. We’re thrilled to be able to sit down and...