Lilia Bounab, Director of Healthcare Sales, Central & Southern Europe, Scandit AG The global counterfeit drug market is valued at more than $200 billion per year, forcing regulatory authorities around the world to take action. The EU False Medicines Directive (FMD), which came into effect in February, is a critical step forward in helping to tackle this issue. The legislation requires European pharmaceutical companies to use unique drug identifiers in the...

By Justin Corbell, Vice President of Sales, Scandit Inc. According to the BI-Survey, 58% of enterprises base at least half of their regular business decisions on gut feel or experience rather than being driven by data and information. Whether you’re surprised by that or not, most people would probably agree that decision-making can be improved with information. Mobile computer vision enables easy capture of data by employees across many operational workflows or...

By Phil Hadreas, Healthcare Consultant, Scandit Inc. Safe and efficient sterile fluid management is an ongoing challenge in today’s healthcare environments. Hospitals and clinics require a reliable, efficient sterile fluid monitoring and management system in order to provide suitable blood, plasma, and other vital materials to patients, for example. To increase staff operational efficiency this system needs to provide real-time track and trace information on items such as blood bags to...

By Justin Corbell, Vice President of Sales, Scandit Inc. Since Amazon Go debuted to the public in 2018,  retailers have been investigating ways to emulate this type of smart vision for brick-and-mortar stores, to drive new innovations and customer experiences in their businesses. However, the “Just walk out” store, as Amazon calls it, represents the tip of the iceberg of retail automation and digitally enhanced shopping experiences awaiting consumers and store...

By Steve Cunningham, Sales Director, Retail US, Scandit Amongst the many things keeping stressed retailers up at night nowadays, the topics of customer engagement and loyalty are two heavily recurring themes.   Retailers are exploring every potential avenue for improvements from innovative experiences using augmented reality (AR) to more meaningful in store merchandising.  But some of the biggest opportunities lie in making shopping as frictionless as possible, creating better digital engagement through...

By Nick Bareham, Sales Director UK & Ireland, Scandit Keeping ahead of the competition is getting more and more challenging. But whatever industry you are in, one thing remains true: as long as your B2B customers are happy, you can expect a good share of recurring revenues. However, while 48% of companies purchase products online once a week, over 35% of B2B buyers list their purchasing experiences as average to poor....

Mobile data capture and computer vision technology are transforming a range of enterprise processes—including air travel. Today’s leading airlines are leveraging inexpensive consumer smart devices to streamline mobile check-ins, boarding pass checks, baggage management and other daily workflows. By embracing this new era of air travel innovation, your enterprise can optimize data capture efficiency, reduce operational costs, and connect passengers with smarter and smoother traveling experiences.  At Scandit, we empower enterprises...

By Christian Floerkemeier, co-founder and CTO, Scandit, AG. Retailers should take the express checkout and automate fast and big if they want to survive current pressures. It’s true that squeezed margins, combined with more demanding customers, makes automation compelling for hard-pressed retailers. But there’s an alternative to the “Big Bang” approach. Incremental automation via smartphone-powered computer vision and augmented reality is a low-cost and fast way to digitally transform, improving customer service...