Making college campuses safer one RFID system at a time.

by Tinsley Maness May 13, 2011 RFID

If you watch the news, then you have most certainly heard of the security issues facing today’s college campuses.  In the wake of the shootings at the Virginia Tech campus, the leaders at Bob Jones University decided to implement an Intermec RFID system to make their campus more secure. As an added benefit to the security […]

Senior Care Facility Improves Senior Care with Socket Mobile’s 650 Handheld Computer

by The Source May 12, 2011 AIDC

Now here’s an odd headline: “Good Samaritan (Senior Care Facilities) Improved Senior Care with Socket Mobile’s (“SoMo”) 650 Handheld Computer“. Having had a father in a nursing home facility for several years, I don’t think the SoMo would have crossed my mind when thinking about things that would improve my dad’s care. But think about […]

Are you ready for the changing retail marketplace?

by The Source April 19, 2011 POS

The marketplace is changing in the world of retail.  Consumer behaviors and expectations are changing and the ways they interact with their retailers are changing.  This new breed of customers is increasingly knowledgeable and savvy.  They expect to access information and perform transactions quickly and they expect greater consistency in how they interact with retailers […]

Dirty or damaged barcodes? The Honeywell Voyager 1200g can help!

by The Source March 21, 2011 AIDC

We have all experienced the frustration of waiting in a check-out line while the cashier tries repeatedly to scan a poor quality or damaged barcode. Finally the barcode is read … or manually typed into the system … and the line moves forward. There are 2 major business problems created by poor quality or damaged […]

The Datamax-O’Neil E-Class Mark III desktop printer gives the value your customers demand

by Cate Tyson March 10, 2011 AIDC

Who doesn’t look for value when shopping? We all seek value – and our customers aren’t any different. They demand value from us and the products they purchase. So, Datamax-O’Neil designed the E-Class Mark III desktop printer to operate with low-cost consumables, reduce label waste, and minimize power consumption. Your customer will see a return […]

HP Care Packs – Supplement your HP POS product warranty

by The Source March 7, 2011 POS

HP’s point of sale products come with one of the best standard warranties in the industry – it’s called 3/3/3.  That equates to 3 years of warranty on parts, 3 years on labor, and 3 years on ON-SITE next business day replacement.  HP can offer such a great standard warranty because their point of sale products […]

One Stop Accountability for Point of Sale Systems

by The Source February 1, 2011 POS

I recently got married and received some of my lovely fine china that I had registered for as wedding gifts.  I immediately signed up for the china manufacturer’s warranty program because it was a simple online form.  When a piece unexpectedly broke due to a product defect, I was dreading the phone call to the […]

Size Matters: NCR POS terminals have a smaller form factor to give you more space at the checkout counter

by The Source January 31, 2011 POS

You know the expression “Size Matters”, and that is especially true in retail!  The point-of-sale equipment in a retail environment should take up as little space as possible to allow for more room at the check-out.  The patrons of the retail store do not want to feel cramped at the check-out; they need space for […]

Finding the Right 802.11n Access Point Has Never Been Easier!

by Cory Patrick January 7, 2011 ScanSource POS & Barcode

As part of the Cisco Borderless Network platform, Cisco’s wireless portfolio helps you facilitate real-time access to people, applications, and network resources at any location, using Cisco wireless technology. And, with the many options in Cisco’s 802.11n mobility lineup, which provides six times the performance of 802.11a/g networks, you can find the specific access point […]

Warehouses Work Better with the Datamax-O’Neil RL4 Portable 4-Inch Label Printer

by Cate Tyson January 6, 2011 AIDC

Warehouses can reduce errors and increase productivity while improving accuracy with the Datamax-O’Neil RL4 Portable 4-inch Label Printer by printing and applying barcode labels directly at the point of application. Using an RL4 to print on-demand labels eliminates wasted movement by warehouse employees and greatly reduces the danger of mixing up batch printed labels saving […]