The Last Mile is the most important step in any supply chain; it’s the final journey packages and parcels take from their transportation hub to the prescribed recipient. Successful Last Mile delivery requires careful coordination across your entire workforce to ensure optimal efficiency and customer satisfaction. Fortunately, with the help of augmented reality (AR) technology, your enterprise can fully mobilize its Last Mile logistics efforts—paving the way for superior business...

Post & Parcel enterprises are always looking for new opportunities to refine their transportation workflows. Thanks to recent breakthroughs in augmented reality (AR), you can replace your dedicated barcode scanners with AR-enabled smart devices—lending simplicity and greater efficiency to all three phases of your Last Mile delivery operations. The result? Streamlined distribution, optimized deliveries, and stress-free experiences that keep customers coming back. At Scandit, we’ve spent the past decade empowering...

Thanks to innovations in augmented reality (AR), retailers are revolutionizing their mobile data capture and barcode scanning operations. By taking advantage of this exciting technology, your retail enterprise can create superior shopping experiences for your customers and gain a competitive edge. But before you can use augmented reality to get real-time product information, you need to understand how it works in the context of the retail industry. And that’s where...

Proof of delivery (PoD) is an essential process for verifying that customers receive the parcels they order. More importantly, this process prevents potential consumer disputes while meeting the growing need for delivery transparency. As the delivery market expands, more and more customers are demanding detailed information on when and how their deliveries are completed. But despite its importance, many logistics companies view PoD as an expensive, unmanageable necessity. Fortunately, with...

Operating costs include any expenses associated with the daily administration and maintenance of your business. These can range from sales costs and rent to travel expenses and office supplies. As the demand for more efficient and sustainable business operations rises, so too does the need for more strategic cost control initiatives. Luckily, there are many steps your enterprise can take to reduce and stabilize its operating costs. But considering the...

Given the challenges that e-commerce-only enterprises present, retailers are looking for new ways to blend the digital and physical worlds and improve the in-store shopping experience. Self-checkout and mobile point of sale (mPOS) processes are two areas where retailers can deliver a better experience by creating more robust mobile shopping apps. The newest version of the Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK now offers a QR Code Generator which can be used for...

IT asset management (ITAM) is a process that seeks to merge inventory, financial and risk management functions to support business success. By compiling detailed information on your organization’s software and hardware inventory, you can make informed decisions about which assets need to be purchased, replaced or redistributed, fostering more intelligent and cost-effective IT operations. Leading enterprises are leveraging mobile computer vision to create flexible asset management systems that mitigate incremental...

Today’s consumers expect fast and effortless delivery experiences when ordering products, which is why leading retailers are investing in more efficient delivery management systems. By improving its delivery fulfillment processes, your organization can reduce operational errors, eliminate paperwork and boost productivity across the entire supply chain. But with so many technologies and practices to choose from, it can be challenging to pin down exactly which initiatives your team should pursue...