We’ve been building, deploying, and supporting mobile information and computing systems for over 25 years, but we still get excited when a truly new and groundbreaking innovation comes along.
Change is never easy. But what happens when a 40-year-old successful operations process faces modernization? Since they are already thriving, is the potentially difficult change worth it? And would there be sufficient ROI for investing in a significant overhaul?
ProMat 2019 is around the corner, and there will be over 1,000 solution providers and over 100 seminars sharing the latest strategies and technologies for optimizing manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain systems.
No one wants barcode labels to fall off or start peeling away. When this happens, you can end up wasting time and money reprinting labels or tracking down missing products, shipments, or equipment.
When choosing barcode labels, many businesses look for the cheapest option. But focusing on the up-front cost comes with a long-term price. Cheaper means lower quality, which often leads to poor print quality, adhesive failures, scanning issues, and other headaches.
If you’re printing a barcode label, there are thousands of label types to choose from. But you can quickly narrow down your choices and find the right label by understanding the following key factors.
Topics: removable labels, thermal printer consumables, creating quality bar codes, price label printing, ensure barcodes are readable, mobile printer shelf labeling, permanent bar code, synthetic thermal media, high density bar codes, choosing barcode labels
The mobile work style is on the rise, and there is no denying it. Whether we like it or not, the bring your own device (BYOD) movement is rapidly ceasing to become a trend as more businesses go mobile; it is starting to become the norm. Organizations that wish to get ahead of the pack have implemented BYOD policies. However, there are businesses still wary of implementing BYOD for their operations, no thanks to the risks and challenges of doing so. In order to stay afloat in the industry, these businesses must rethink their views on BYOD. Gartner predicts that 2017 will see half of business owners and employers requiring their workforce to supply their own mobile devices.
Topics: Bring Your Own Device
Are you a startup entrepreneur looking to open your first retail store soon? Are you a small business owner who aims to finally give your trusty cash register the retirement it so deserves? No matter which kind of business you hold, you need a mobile Point of Sale (POS) System that does not only ring up purchases but also gives you other benefits.
Topics: mobile point of sale
The use of mobile devices has pervaded everyday life – from the moment we wake up, as we go through the day and even before we retire for the day, we have our smartphones and tablets as our constant companions. It comes as no surprise that these devices have started entering the workplace as well, affecting employee engagement and productivity in a positive way. The development of 802.11ac Wi-Fi has ushered in an even more robust shift; now more and more organizations are getting on the mobility bandwagon.
Are mobile devices the boon or bane of retail? The age of the millenials has ushered in many dramatic changes to the shopping scene. Today, mobile device-wielding shoppers go into a store not only to buy, but to see deals, compare prices with competitors, and even involve their social media friends in their shopping decisions. In this fast-paced age, shoppers want easy-to-access information and quick answers to their questions.
Topics: Mobile Shopping