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Axicon Launches New 15000 Linear & 2D Barcode Verifier

Posted December 8, 2014

Axicon has announced the launch of a new 1D/2D barcode verifier. The 15000 verifier has been specifically designed to verify both linear and 2D barcodes.

The 15000 is a camera based verifier which is powered solely from a USB port. Its typical application includes retail point of sale barcodes like UPC/EAN and also 2D barcodes such as Datamatrix, QR etc. The 15000 verifier meets the applicable ISO/ANSI/GS1 verification standards.

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TSC’s New TX200 High-Performance Desktop Printer

Posted December 4, 2014

TSC TX200 Series PrinterTSC has introduced its new TX200 Series, a high-performance desktop label printer designed to handle a wide variety of applications ranging from high-volume production of shipping labels to safety signage and fine-jewelry labeling.

The TX200 Series is the latest next-generation TSC desktop printer to support an economically efficient 300-meter ribbon on a one-inch core. The new printer features several firsts for TSC, including an LED multi-icon display (standard), blazing fast print speeds of up to 8 inches per second, a more user-friendly patented label-holder design, and an optional color LCD display. The TX200 Series will be available worldwide starting in Q1 2015

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The Benefits of Mobile POS for Restaurants

Posted December 3, 2014

TabletGathering1With restaurateurs searching for new and innovative ways to make their businesses more efficient, many are turning to technology to impact their bottom line. One of the latest technology trends gaining momentum in the restaurant industry is the use of mobile point of sale (POS) solutions. With the increased popularity of wireless networking and the decreased cost of mobile computing devices, such as tablets and smart phones, more businesses are adopting mobile solutions. In the hospitality environment, a mobile POS solution enables wait staff to perform all the basic functionality of your stationary POS system while also adding a few new benefits. A mobile POS solution enables wait staff to greatly improve efficiency by taking orders, busting lines, and processing payments tableside.

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6 Advantages of Ethernet Connectivity for Automated Scanning Applications

Posted December 1, 2014

Microscan Vision MINI Xi Smart Camera ScannerWhen managing the commonly  high speeds involved with automated barcode scanning and vision environments, it’s crucial that your barcode readers can communicate data at the rates that the system and environment require. The type of interface you decide to use on your devices can help or hinder production. Most scanner offer options for RS-232 serial and USB connectivity but Ethernet offers distinct advantages for optimizing efficiency in automated systems.

  • Faster data speeds – Ethernet connections offer high-speed data transfer that won’t limit production.
  • Unlimited connections to the PC – With several independent Ethernet connections, PCs can manage multiple tasks in parallel for optimal productivity.
  • Unlimited distance from the PC – Span greater physical distances without losing data speed and move or centralize PCs away from the production floor.
  • Remote device management – Control devices anywhere there is a network connection and troubleshoot systems without leaving the office.
  • Standardized cables – Common connectivity with all Ethernet equipment for no-hassle networking.
  • Easy integration to MES and ERP – Ethernet-based MES and ERP systems pair naturally with Ethernet devices saving integration time and equipment.

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Datalogic Teases New Product Update

Posted November 26, 2014

It isn’t clear exactly what the new product update will be from the video below but given Datalogic’s current  line of high performance barcode scanners, it’ll be something special.


Happy Thanksgiving from BarcodesInc!

Posted November 26, 2014

2014-11-26_0935Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on all that we have with friends and family. All of us at BarcodesInc would like to wish everyone a happy and joy filled Thanksgiving.

Our offices will be closed on Thursday the 27th and we will be shipping orders again starting on Monday December 1st.


Provide Enterprise-Class Performance in an Easy to Manage Design with WiNG Express

Posted November 24, 2014

Motorola AP 6521 Access PointMotorola’s WiNG Express is a powerful WiNG enterprise-class WLAN operating system wrapped in an easy to use, easy to understand graphical user interface that makes end-to-end WLAN management easy without involving an IT department . With WiNG Express, small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) can deploy and scale their business networks with ease and affordability.

You can find the WiNG Express capabilities in 6 of Motorola’s popular access points: AP 6521EAP 6522EAP 7522EAP 7502E, AP 6562EAP 6511E.

Providing the same advanced intelligence as Motorola enterprise-class WiNG 5 WLAN operating system, WiNG Express creates a “fully network aware” WLAN where all WLAN infrastructure has the intelligence required to work together to route every transmission as efficiently as possible for unsurpassed wireless performance. WiNG Express allows users to enjoy all the benefits of high-performance wireless connectivity, at a cost that a small to medium-sized business can afford.
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Label Features to Solve Common Retail Problems

Posted November 21, 2014

2014-11-21_0906Most people don’t realize how many choices there are when it comes to designing a label or tag. Even the simplest of features can be cost-effective and can make a big impact in improving the overall retail store environment from back-office to customer experience.This white paper focuses on several features that can reduce shrink and improve customer satisfaction.

Shrink Management

To cut back on stolen merchandise, retailers are often required to implement expensive solutions like EAS (Electronic Article Surveillance) systems and trained security. However, there are less expense ways to deter theft.

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Star Announces SMD2 Cash Drawers for Canada

Posted November 19, 2014

Star SMD2-1214 Cash DrawerFueled by growing demand for mPOS solutions in Canada, Star is pleased to announce a new compact cash drawer configuration, as well as standard and full sized SMD2 cash drawers specifically designed to house Canadian currency.

Star’s SMD2 cash drawers provide retailers and hospitality providers a secure way to manage cash for mPOS. A smarter alternative to traditional cash boxes, cash registers and cash tills, Star’s SMD2 cash drawer is equipped with the ability to communicate via standard printer driven interface with included cable or Star’s DK-AirCash wireless communication option for Ethernet, Bluetooth 2.1 with Android and Windows support or Apple MFi certified Bluetooth with iOS support. Available in two convenient sizes with black or white color options, Star’s SMD2 cash drawers for Canada offer a stylish and reliable cash management option to complete any POS or mPOS system.

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Datalogic Mobile Devices Are Now MCL Certified

Posted November 19, 2014

Datalogic Lynx PDA Mobile ComputerDatalogic has been recognized as a certified device manufacturer by MCL Technologies, a leading provider of high-productivity software solutions that boost the development, deployment and management of enterprise mobile applications and devices.

Datalogic’s Memor X3Skorpio X3 and Lynx mobile devices are now certified to run MCL v4 and the MCL Mobility Platform, after undergoing a thorough testing process. This certification enables channel partners to develop solutions for Datalogic mobile devices using MCL’s rapid application development environment. MCL will also provide direct maintenance and support to Datalogic partners.

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