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Making customer service your TOP priority. It’s as easy as these five steps.

by Caroline Gooding June 29, 2018 Business

Frustrated customers aren’t happy customers. Displease your customers one time too many times—and no one can predict if that takes only one time, or multiple times—and they probably won’t return to your or your customer’s retail establishment. When checkout lines are too long, when store shelves or displays are in disarray, when it’s seemingly impossible […]

It’s not just the terminology that’s changing in the restaurant industry.

by Joseph Foster June 27, 2018 Business
Epson

Call them fast-food or quick-service restaurants (QSRs)—it makes no difference. They are one and the same to most people. An easy way to know you are doing business with a QSR is when you can grab a quick burger, sometimes even from the comfort of your car. Chances are you will pass several of them […]

Getting the Edge on Mobility

by Megan DeMoise June 1, 2018 Business
Honeywell

When it comes to Honeywell’s new Mobility Edge™ platform, all you need is ScanSource. We have it—and all the latest, best-of-breed products, in stock and ready to ship—along with the knowledge and resources you need to sell them. But first, we want to make sure you understand the benefits of upgrading to a Mobility Edge™ […]

Where is my inventory? and other important questions in today’s marketplace

by Caroline Gooding May 30, 2018 Barcode Printing

Especially today, businesses need to know where their products have been, where they currently are, and where they’re going—to increase efficiency, which, in turn, reduces labor costs and waste. Having this updated information also improves customer satisfaction, as products basically can be delivered on demand, and who doesn’t like that? But, what are the best […]

Harness the Power of Smart Printing with Intermec by Honeywell

by George Brown February 5, 2014 AIDC
Intermec

Intermec Smart Printers can run programs right inside the printer, so you can create simple labeling applications that dramatically increase worker speed and accuracy. In this video, see how a fruit producer has created a simple application for printing produce labels using an Intermec by Honeywell PM Series mid-range industrial printer, taking full advantage of […]

Datalogic and the University of Oregon – Partners in Innovation!

by Nathan Lord November 7, 2013 AIDC
Datalogic

Recently, Datalogic released a new promotional video to announce their agreement with the University of Oregon recognizing Datalogic as the Official Automatic Data Capture Provider of the University of Oregon. This video is just one of many exciting activities planned as part of the sponsorship agreement. Federica Guiotto, Director of Worldwide Marketing for Datalogic, states, […]

How often should I clean the printhead on a Thermal Barcode Printer?

by ScanSource Technical Services January 20, 2013 Barcode Printing

Frequent cleaning of a thermal barcode printer’s printhead is one of the best ways to extend its lifespan.  While there are many variables that affect the printhead lifespan, such as printhead pressure, heat settings, thickness of the media, even the type of labels being printed, regular cleaning is the single most important action one can […]

What the heck is Motionix™ technology?

by Nathan Lord December 10, 2012 POS
Datalogic

My friends over at Datalogic ADC, as well as myself from time to time, like to throw around the word “motionix” when discussing differentiators on some of the Datalogic handheld scanning devices. But that’s sort of like talking about WHIP and WAR to someone who doesn’t like sports (those are baseball stat terms if you […]

Printronix Wishes the Barcode a Happy 60th Birthday

by Nathan Lord October 16, 2012 AIDC

In the past here at ScanSource we’ve blogged about the birthday of the barcode, and we’ve celebrated the first scanning of a UPC barcode! In keeping with this theme, Gary Stockton, Senior Online Marketing Specialist for Printronix, took us on a walk down memory lane to wish the barcode a happy 60th birthday! Taking us […]

Coming to Partner Conference? Come a day early for your health!

by Nathan Lord August 29, 2012 Cloud Computing

As many of you may have already heard, ScanSource is throwing quite the party here in Greenville, SC Sept. 10-12 to celebrate 20 years of partnering with VARs in this industry. We’re rolling out the red carpet with Darius Rucker, BMWs, golf, guns… oh yeah, and some great content from some awesome speakers and manufacturers, […]