PRESS RELEASE Presentation will include client case study showing how retailers can digitize in-store experience San Francisco, CA and Zurich, Switzerland - June 18, 2018 - Scandit, the leading developer of next-generation mobile data capture solutions based on computer vision, augmented reality and machine learning technologies, will give a presentation titled, “Client Case Study: How Mobile Vision And Augmented Reality Deliver The Blend Of Physical And Digital Shopping In-Store,” at the upcoming...

Scandit launched on the idea of harnessing the disruptive potential of the smartphone to capture and distribute data. The smartphone has proven an ideal platform for harnessing information contained in barcodes, QR codes and other scannable formats. We have steadily expanded our range of scanning devices to include emerging mobile form factors such as tablets, wearables, smart eyewear, drones, and even robots. Now Scandit is turning our attention to a new...

Earlier this month, Scandit joined more than 500 hackers and 50 companies from around the world to participate in HackZurich 2016. HackZurich is Europe’s largest hacking event, and this year hosted 150 teams for a 40-hour non-stop hackathon. Fighting through sleep deprivation and an overloaded WiFi network, hackers submitted projects using some of the most advanced technology spanning a variety of applications and industries. Scandit was among the startup sponsors with...

A new report released from VDC Research shows dedicated laser barcode scanning devices are losing their foothold in the global market due to emerging technologies. According to VDC’s data, global handheld barcode scanner vendors suffered a 1% loss in revenue in 2013. While this percentage sounds small, it’s a trend that will continue as enterprises adopt camera-based scanning solutions that are not offered by the traditional market leaders. The barcode scanner...

As smart device ownership continues to increase across the globe, more and more consumers are turning to the online marketplace to satisfy their shopping needs. With this transition, retailers are seeing a decrease in sales-per-square-foot of retail shopping space. Unfortunately for retailers, this trend shows no sign of stopping anytime soon. This has caused many retailers to consider downsizing their brick-and-mortar retail locations, cutting retail sales staff and in some...

Recently Gartner identified its top 10 strategic technology trends for 2014, and we wanted to share some of the highlights. Mobile Trends in 2014 Gartner predicts that the Bring-Your-Own-Device trend will result in the doubling or tripling of the mobile workforce. To be prepared for this surge in device diversity and quantity, Gartner suggests that enterprises set policies to define the limits of BYOD. Gartner also predicts that apps will continue to grow...

The age of Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) is upon us, and with it many new opportunities and challenges. BYOD opens the door to a world of rich employee-facing mobile apps that have the potential to improve workflows across the enterprise. Some benefits to implementing a BYOD strategy include drastically reduced mobile hardware costs, enhanced employee productivity due to the use of familiar personal devices, and wider distribution for employee-facing apps. The potential BYOD...