Once a customer is in the store, retailers must have shelves full of the inventory that shoppers want to buy. But in addition, brick-and-mortar customers need instant inventory access that goes beyond the walls of the store. By providing seamless inventory access, retailers can offer digital options to buy products that may not be in stock at a particular store. Popular examples include home delivery from the warehouse or scheduled pickup at a nearby sister...

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...

In a new video interview, RailCare CEO Philipp Wegmueller explains how the company, a subsidiary of Coop Switzerland, improves supply chain business processes using Scandit mobile data capture technology. Watch the video below. “Advances in mobile technology and digitalization provide us with a great opportunity to improve our operations, eliminate paper, continuously monitor and track the transport chain, and significantly reduce reaction times,” said Wegmueller. In addition to using Scandit mobile data capture...

Mobile devices have become tools consumers use every day for on-demand communication, navigation and information. The emergence of a mobile-driven, constantly connected consumer lifestyle has prompted retail to evolve into a new seamless model that blends physical and digital channels. Customers may order in-store for home delivery, order at home for in-store pickup, redeem digital discounts in-store, digitally pay in advance for “click and collect” purchases, or engage in countless other...

Mobile inventory management allows retail employees to instantly scan products and take stock of inventory. Using a smartphone, tablet or wearable device, associates can count and track all of the products distributed across a retailer’s environment. This capability ensures adequate stock levels and real-time awareness of the availability of inventory for orders. In addition, automating the inventory management process with mobile data capture greatly reduces the human error associated with manually...

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...

A lot can happen to a product during the retail putaway process. Fortunately, mobile data capture can ensure easy, accurate item putaway for retailers. By capturing barcode data with traditional mobile devices, retailers can instantly record goods as they are put away. Mobile data capture is flexible enough to effectively confirm the placement of items on store shelves, in back rooms and warehouses, in storage bins and containers, or in other...

In May 2017, Scandit exhibited at the Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE) 2017 conference for retail organizations held in London, UK. Scandit demonstrated a wide range of leading edge mobile data capture solutions that can help retailers understand and transform their operations. One new mobile data capture capability Scandit highlighted at RBTE 2017 is MatrixScan. Available as an optional premium feature, MatrixScan enables users to locate, track and decode multiple barcodes at...