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....

By Steve Cunningham, US Sales Director - Retail, Scandit, Inc. A shopping list is the most effective way to make sure you get everything you need, which is why people have been using them for over 2,000 years. In an incredibly competitive landscape, retailers are turning to technology to deliver frictionless, fantastic store experiences. Swiss grocery retailer Coop enable customers to use their shopping app to make lists, find the items...

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 data capture technology is taking the world of retail by storm, empowering employees and customers alike by making convenient, high-performance barcode scanning available on ordinary smart devices. Smartphones, tablets and wearables equipped with mobile data capture software make retail scanning faster and easier, boosting staff productivity and customer satisfaction. However, despite its many advantages, mobile barcode scanning is a significant investment for any retailer. That’s why it’s critical to...