Customers that don’t need to bring items to a dedicated checkout kiosk save time in the store.
When employees use smart devices to process customer purchases right in the aisle, retailers spend fewer resources on dedicated checkout personnel.
Enabling mobile POS transactions with smart devices allows retailers to spend less acquiring and maintaining expensive dedicated check-out hardware and equipment.
According to BusinessInsider.com, there will be 27.7 million Mobile POS bases installed in the US by 2021, up from just 8.5 million in 2017 – a more than three-fold increase.
Scandit delivers premium performance even when employees use low-end smart devices for mobile point-of-sale transactions. Virtually any smart device equipped with Scandit solutions can be an enterprise-grade mobile point-of-sale machine.
Smart devices offer the same barcode scanning performance as traditional scanners and TCO is up to 5x lower. Most people frequently use smartphone apps in their personal lives so there are no technical challenges implementing a Scandit solution.
In addition to a native software development kit for mobile apps, Scandit offers SDK for the Web that enables scanning in the browser without an app and Keyboard Wedge for use with enterprise platforms and corresponding mobile apps that cannot be changed.
CIO Omni-Channel at Party City
Our recent investment in mobile data capture technology from Scandit provides enterprise-grade performance at lower total cost of ownership than bulky, more expensive dedicated scanners.