Retailers who visited the Scandit booth at the recent NRF 2018 Annual Convention & Expo in New York City saw demonstrations of how mobile data capture technology can turn brick-and-mortar stores into connected hubs of seamless retailing. Booth demos included: Scandit Case for Android – This enterprise scanning case works out of the box and offers a variety of ergonomic scanning options for select Android devices. Case for Android delivers a...

PRESS RELEASE Innovative MatrixScan solution streamlines store processes enabled by smartphones Zurich, Switzerland - November 16, 2017 - German drugstore chain dm is streamlining merchandise management processes with the smartphone-based Scandit MatrixScan barcode scanning and augmented reality tracking solution. At dm’s approximately 3,450 stores, about 25,000 employees can now use their smartphones to capture multiple barcodes with a single scan and speed up various scan-enabled processes. Scandit’s MatrixScan technology also allows associates to...

Mobile data capture solutions developed with the Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK or apps based on the Scandit Flow platform are uniquely suited to streamlining retail logistics operations. Moving data capture activities from traditional scanners or mobile computers to less expensive smartphones, tablets and wearables significantly reduces total cost of ownership (TCO). Smartphones and tablets are also easier to operate in tight retail logistics environments or at awkward angles than traditional scanners...

Scandit has released version 5.5 of our Barcode Scanner SDK. The latest iteration of Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK includes improved support for DataMatrix codes and initial interoperability for DotCode symbology, as well as ReactNative support for iOS and Android. Enhanced DataMatrix Support Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK 5.5 speeds up the localization and decoding of DataMatrix codes. In particular, the reading of large codes with perspective and non-linear distortions has been greatly improved....

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...

A new video from Scandit demonstrates how augmented reality (AR) scanning allows retailers to disrupt routine workflows, obtaining competitive advantage. AR scanning overlays digital imagery into the results of a mobile device scan. This means that retailers can superimpose graphics, animation, and other virtual content on the screen of a smartphone, tablet or wearable device when a barcode is scanned. Watch the video below. As a result, retailers can generate and display a...

Mobile barcode scanning is a vital retail tool that supports in-store, consumer-facing, and back-end processes. In a presentation, “Providing a Richer Digital In-Store Customer Experience with Barcode Scanning & Augmented Reality," Scandit CEO Samuel Mueller will deliver at the Internet Retailing Conference/E-Delivery Conference Thursday, Oct. 5 at 1:40 p.m in London, England, he will discuss Scandit's vision for mobile barcode scanning in retail. The presentation will also include clienteling demonstrations...

The newest release of Scandit’s Barcode Scanner SDK ­includes significant improvements to our scanning capabilities and user experience. One major new feature included in Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK 5.4 is Optical Character Recognition (OCR). OCR enables text recognition for your mobile scanning apps. This means you can add text recognition to your organization’s mobile data capture workflows. As a result, you can seamlessly switch between reading barcodes and text with the...