Data capture is any method of gathering key information and converting it into a format that can be read by computers. In the context of retail, data capture is used to digitize in-store operations and make essential workflows—ranging from price verification to mobile POS—more intuitive and productive. If you’re looking for more specific information on how data capture solutions can support faster and smarter retail operations, our team here at...

Mobile computer vision-enabled devices—such as smartphones, tablets and wearables—have completely revolutionized retail, logistics and manufacturing workflows. These cost-effective alternatives to dedicated barcode scanners lend efficiency and flexibility to enterprise data capture efforts, driving greater productivity and efficiency. If your organization is considering investing in software to enable barcode scanning functionality on mobile devices, it’s critical to find an easy-to-use option that meets your unique needs and delivers the greatest business...

The Scandit Keyboard Wedge on Android is now also available as a software keyboard. This means employees can now also scan in environments where remote desktop clients or terminal emulator applications are common, such as warehouse management or order entry systems. The new keyboard mode enables users to configure the app to automatically submit a form via the enter key or switch to the next input with a Tab key. This...

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...

Mobile Datenerfassung erobert den Einzelhandel im Sturm. Die Möglichkeit von hochleistungsfähigem Barcode-Scanning auf herkömmlichen Geräten eröffnet sowohl Angestellten als auch Kunden völlig neue Möglichkeiten. Smartphones, Tablets und Wearables, die mit Software zur mobilen Datenerfassung ausgerüstet sind, machen das Scannen im Einzelhandel schneller und einfacher. So werden die Produktivität Ihrer Mitarbeiter sowie die Kundenzufriedenheit gefördert. Allerdings bedeutet das Barcode-Scanning trotz all seiner Vorteile eine nicht unerhebliche Investition für jeden Einzelhändler. Deshalb...

Scandit is releasing a new scanning application called Keyboard Wedge for Android, iOS and Windows. Keyboard Wedge enables companies in retail, logistics and beyond to add enterprise-grade barcode scanning to any application without additional development or integration effort. Keyboard Wedge is an alternative app-based solution that makes Scandit’s smartphone/tablet camera-based scanning  engine available without integration into existing apps. This enables internal applications from software vendors such as SAP, Oracle, JDA, NetSuite...

As a developer, you understand that deploying enterprise mobile data capture solutions comes with its own set of risks and concerns. However, the largest risk comes from not deploying mobile data capture solutions at all, therefore missing out on the potential cost savings, efficiency gains, and new operational insights they can deliver. Even if you have developed mobile data capture technology for your enterprise, your work may not be done. If...

A new video highlights the value Scandit mobile data capture solutions deliver to workflows across the retail enterprise. Watch the video below. Scandit offers smarter data capture solutions designed to transform retail operations in customer-facing scenarios such as mPOS, self-checkout, and mShopping. In addition, Scandit mobile data capture technology supports associate-facing retail scenarios such as clienteling, order entry and inventory management, as well as supply chain scenarios including shipping & receiving and...