While barcode scanning is important to workflows across the retail enterprise, traditional scanning hardware has not evolved with changing industry needs. In a presentation at Shoptalk Europe 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark, Scandit CEO Samuel Mueller delivered a presentation, “Cracking the Retail Code with Next-Generation Data Capture,” about the emergence of smart devices as easy-to-use, future-proof mobile data capture solutions for retail. Mueller discussed how barcode scanning streamlines back-of-the-house, in-store, and consumer-facing...

Scandit had a very busy and productive spring 2017. We exhibited at four major retail and logistics conferences in the US and Europe. As we pause to catch our breath before the summer begins, let’s take a look back at each event. EuroShop Held March 5-9, 2017 in Dusseldorf, Germany, EuroShop brought about 113,000 global attendees together with more than 2,300 fellow vendors. Scandit spent five days interactively displaying its latest innovative...

Retail organizations can use mobile data capture to more efficiently pick items needed for omnichannel orders and then ensure the correct products are packed into the proper shipments. Compared to paper-based order picking, retailers can fulfill more orders with mobile order picking in a shorter time period using fewer workers. As a result, costs as well as the time needed to fulfill orders are reduced. Retail workers can use mobile barcodes...