Retail

The future is N.O.W. and it’s spelled R.F.I.D.

by Kristen Baker June 1, 2018 Business
Zebra

Increasingly, we live in an on-demand environment, as more and more of what we need—or, at least, want—can be purchased and delivered so quickly. To be successful, our work lives are no different. When we need something, we need it NOW.

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 […]

Lessons Learned from RetailNOW and Investment Opportunities for the Future

by Jennifer Clark September 5, 2017 Barcode Printing

The Retail Solutions Providers Association’s annual RetailNOW show in Las Vegas showcased an abundance of technology and educational sessions for resellers in the POS industry. From cash drawers to printers to invisible cloud services, it was the defining show for consumers and providers to showcase their portfolio of retail technology. And while the expo showcased […]

Low-Cost, High-Performance Imaging Technology from Datalogic

by Nathan Lord April 30, 2014 AIDC
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In early 2012, Datalogic released a low-cost imaging scanner in limited markets called the Quickscan Lite. After deploying hundreds of thousands of these units in those markets, in September 2013, they made these units available to the US market.

Cutting-Edge 2D Imaging at an Affordable Price

by Nathan Lord November 8, 2013 AIDC
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Recently, Datalogic announced the release of their new Quickscan QD2400 series of 2D imagers. As a leader in scanning technology, they were able to bring together exceptional quality and performance in a 2D imager, while maintaining a competitive price point. In stock at ScanSource and ready to ship now, the QD2400 series features:

The NEW Datalogic Lynx PDA – Perfect in Multiple Verticals

by Nathan Lord April 17, 2013 AIDC
Datalogic

Datalogic recently released their new Lynx PDA, and its design makes it perfect for multiple verticals. It’s small, fast, and powerful, making it a great fit in-house for retail applications, or out on the road in field force automation. Think a cell phone with mobile computer design and capabilities (and durability). And did I mention […]

Successful Tablet and Smartphone Deployment Takes Planning, Tools and Partners

by Kevin Price January 31, 2013 Cloud Computing

Mobile computing has exploded the past few years. Businesses are expanding the use of smartphones and tablets at an unprecedented pace.  This massive new population of end-point computers brings with them all the same challenges and considerations as legacy mobile computing deployments, along with a few new issues. Mobility has always presented a challenge to […]

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 […]

The Retail Supply Chain in the New Economy

by Nathan Lord September 24, 2012 AIDC
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ScanSource POS & Barcoding invites you to attend a very important and informative symposium: The Retail Supply Chain in the New Economy presented by Datalogic ADC. (Did I mention it’s FREE?) During the past few years, there have been dramatic local and international economic events that have affected supply chain operations throughout the country. We […]

Mobile: Remaking Retail

by Kevin Price July 20, 2012 AIDC

I recently read a report by Deloitte Digital, titled “The Dawn of Mobile Influence”. It was a quick read with a lot of impact for the POS, mobile, and AIDC sectors. I highly recommend it! There are some fantastic data points (current and projected) that substantiate the impact that the rapid proliferation of smartphones and […]