Retail logistics management has become a much more complex task in recent years. Retail organizations are now engaged in an extended supply chain where products move seamlessly from initial source to centralized warehouses to regional distribution facilities. From there, they may pass through a brick-and-mortar store or online purchase pickup location, or be directly delivered to the end customer. Further complicating matters is the fact that retail business is now conducted...

In April 2017, Scandit exhibited at the ProMat 2017 conference for supply chain and manufacturing professionals held in Chicago, Illinois. Highlights of the event included the official release of Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK 5.2 and its new premium MatrixScan feature. During the event, Scandit debuted MatrixScan. Available as an optional premium feature, MatrixScan enables users to locate, track and decode multiple barcodes at once and adds visual feedback in the user interface...

RailCare is a Swiss transportation provider that acts as a full subsidiary of Coop Group Cooperative, one of Switzerland’s largest retailers. The company offers combined transport of all kinds of goods, both for Coop and for third-party customers. RailCare deals with a dynamic logistics environment. Rapid changes in shipment volumes and customer needs require quick adaptation. Yet the company found itself dealing with cumbersome, paper-intensive processes that no longer fit the...

In the modern on-demand retail environment, consumers expect to get what they want, when they want it. For today’s omnichannel shoppers, nothing is more frustrating than hearing that a desired item is out of stock. Download our new white paper to learn more about how mobile data capture supports omnichannel customer engagement. All of us have been in a situation where something we wanted was out of stock. The experience creates a...

In mid-March, Scandit exhibited at LogiMAT 2017 in Stuttgart, Germany. Joining 50,000 global attendees and 1,400 exhibitors, Scandit offered hands-on demonstrations of how its leading-edge mobile data capture technology is transforming the logistics industry. Features of the Scandit booth included explanatory videos and interactive demonstrations of mobile data capture solutions. Scandit representatives were on hand to explain how logistics professionals can use traditional mobile devices to lower costs and streamline operations related to...

Attendees at ProMat 2017 will be able to see how Scandit’s latest mobile data capture innovations streamline logistics workflows. Held at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois April 3-6, 2017, ProMat is the largest expo for manufacturing and supply chain professionals in North America. Visitors to Scandit booth #S3560 will experience interactive demos including a multiscanning function that lets users track and scan multiple barcodes at once. This enables capabilities such as...

Interline Brands is one of the largest wholesale distributors and direct marketers of direct maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) products for non-industrial businesses in the U.S. The Florida-based company employs more than 4,300 workers with annual revenues of $1.4 billion. Primary Interline customers include processional contractors, hardware retailers, facilities maintenance operators, and independent contractors such as locksmiths, plumbers and electricians. In summer 2015, Interline partnered with a third-party developer to launch proprietary,...

Scandit will be demonstrating how its latest advances in mobile data capture support logistics operations at LogiMAT 2017. Taking place March 14-16 in Stuttgart, Germany, this international trade fair for distribution, materials handling and information flow is marking its 15th year. Attendees who visit Scandit booth 7C24 in Hall 7 will witness leading-edge innovation across a variety of mobile data capture solutions. Hands-on demos will feature a multiscanning function that lets users...