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Revolutionizing Data Capture in Retail

Posted December 10, 2020

The Code Reader 950 (CR950) is an easy-to-use, durable barcode reader that thrives in fast-paced, retail environments. Its lightweight, ergonomic design makes it comfortable to use during long shifts, and will seamlessly transition from in-stand to out-of-stand reading. For increased efficiency, users can select motion detection barcode reading mode.

Purpose-built for retail, the CR950 rapidly decodes 1D and 2D barcodes and its unmatched durability makes it an investment that will last. Optionally, the driver license parsing feature speeds up in-store credit applications and loyalty form processes, while accurate scanning of mobile device screens maximizes the scanner’s productivity in retail environments.

Features:

  • High speed, omnidirectional reading of all 1D, 2D, Postal barcodes
  • Manual or automatic triggering
  • User feedback with customizable visual, audible, and haptic indicators
  • Compatible with Code’s rapid disconnect USB and RS232 Affinity cables
  • Patented glare reduction technology for reading barcodes on shiny surfaces
  • Customizable Driver License parsing
  • Reads barcodes on mobile device screens

A fast, versatile device, the Code Corp CR950 is an unbeatable addition to your retail operation.

Shop the Code Reader 950 online or Contact your Barcodes, Inc. Account Manager for more information.

Introducing Honeywell’s Granit XP Ultra-Rugged Scanners

Posted December 7, 2020

Barcode scanning has been widely deployed in manufacturing environments, as well as distribution and fulfillment centers. However, in fast-paced workflows, handheld devices can take a beating, increasing the maintenance costs of devices and decreasing reliability. Damage to barcodes (or poor quality of internally printed labels) can reduce scanning speed and efficiency, or require users to manually enter data, a process that is much slower and more vulnerable to error.

The latest models in the Honeywell Granit XP line were designed to address these challenges, offering best-in class durability, premium scanning performance, and purpose-built scanning range to drive efficiency and reliability in these mission-critical applications.

The Granit XP series of wired and wireless scanners are available in Standard Range (SR) and Extended Range (XR) versions. The SR will eventually replace the Granit 1910i and 1911i, and the XR establishes a new category of scanner that can scan equally as well up close as it can far away. Customers no longer have to compromise up close barcode scanning speeds in order to scan barcodes from a distance.

The Granit XP is compatible with existing Granit accessories, simplifying implementation and mixed deployments.

What Applications are Best for Each Scanner?

  • Granit 1990iSR (wired) and 1991iSR (wireless): Scanning barcodes from contact to arm’s length.
  • Granit 1990iXR (wired) and 1991iXR (wireless): Scanning barcodes from contact to 33 feet.
  • Granit 1980i (wired) and 1981i (wireless): Scanning barcodes from contact to 52 feet and beyond.

The Granit XP series offers best-in-class durability, premium scanning speed (even on low quality barcodes), and a portfolio of products that provide compelling solutions for the most common applications in warehouse, DC, and manufacturing environments.

Contact us today if you have any questions or would like to receive a custom quote.

Make Checking Out a Breeze with the Code CR5000 Barcode Scanner

Posted October 12, 2020

Looking for a presentation scanner to read barcodes and verify customer IDs? We have the solution for you!

The Code Reader CR5000 is a smart, compact, and reliable barcode scanner which comes ready to use straight out of the box and can be integrated into nearly any Point of Sale system. The CR5000 is built to read virtually any barcode, whether 1D, 2D, or postal codes on a variety of surface types, including food packaging, smart phones, and drivers’ licenses, with blazing speeds and accuracy. With its dual-field optical technology, the CR5000 reader can scan both high-density and large-scale barcodes with ease. The Code CR5000 is more than a barcode reader, it’s a tool that adds workflow efficiency and serves a better experience for customers at checkout.

Featuring image capture technology, the Code CR5000 lets users store coupons and signatures without specialized software. The customizable driver’s license formatting allows users to target specific customer information and automatically populate fields in credit or loyalty applications. With its advanced data formatting capabilities, the Code CR5000 provides dependable cross-platform integration, including iOS.

With the optional age verification feature, the CR5000 barcode scanner is also perfect for applications where you need to verify a customer’s age. This feature allows the user to read drivers’ licenses and ID cards quickly and accurately to ensure the business is in compliance with state regulations.

Key Features:

  • High speed, Omnidirectional reading of 1D, 2D, postal barcodes, and drivers’ licenses
  • Hands-free operation or manual trigger scanning for high-volume, fast reading of large, heavy, bulk items
  • Omnidirectional scan radius allows the reader head to rotate to the best angle
  • Quickly reads barcodes from mobile device screens
  • Customizable driver’s license data formatting for loyalty and credit applications
  • Visual, audible, and haptic indicators programmable for workflow needs
  • Compact, lightweight, and ergonomic design makes operation easy
  • Convenient, cost-effective method for employee time keeping
  • Efficient power consumption
  • Powerful data editing and formatting capabilities with JavaScript
  • Patented dual-field optics, both high density and wide field in the same unit
  • Patented glare reduction technology for reading barcodes on shiny surfaces
  • CortexRM® Remote Management ready
  • Compatible with Code’s CortexTools2® software configuration utility
  • CodeCompleteTM service and extended warranty plans
  • Compatible with Code’s rapid disconnect USB, RS232, and Bluetooth Affinity® cables

Optional Age Verification Solution:

  • Audible tone alerts user of underage patron
  • Reads all barcoded identification cards
  • Does not require a PC or manual management of data
  • May be configured for primary and secondary minimum ages
  • Integrates into POS, loyalty, and inventory workflows

The CR5000 is an easy-to-configure, easy-to-use, multi-purpose barcode reading solution that will enhance operations in any industry.

Shop the Code Reader 5000 online or Contact your Barcodes, Inc. Account Manager for more information.

Code’s T500 Cable: What it is and How it Works

Posted July 31, 2019

Bluetooth Barcode Scanning Solution

CR5000 barcode scanner to improve wireless communication with T500 cable to scan QR code in retail setting.

Mobile devices have not only changed the way we communicate but the way we live our lives. They are our calendars, calculators, notepads, navigation devices, pedometers, budget organizers and so much more. The technology that can fit in our pockets is progressing to a point where we start to wonder, what can’t our mobile devices do?

Many businesses use a smartphone or tablet to run a point of sale (POS) or enterprise application. While consumer devices are a cost effective alternative to a traditional point of sale terminal, they are often designed with limited or even without USB ports. This makes it impossible to plug in a reader, which requires business owners to work around the problem with expensive battery-powered, wireless scanners.

Improve wireless communication for your Code barcodes scanner.  An effective and rock solid solution for wireless communication for your fast paced internment.

Until now, cable options for wired barcode readers have been limited to USB or RS232 communication and were plugged directly into a port on a host device. Because the T500 cable has an embedded modem, when plugged into a Code wired barcode reader and powered on, it allows the reader to communicate to other Bluetooth-enabled devices via radio waves.

Now you can connect your barcode reader to your tablet the same way you would connect your Beats Pill or other Bluetooth speaker to listen to your tunes. Capable to work with Code’s You also don’t have to worry about recharging the Code reader, because it plugs right into the wall! Nice, right?

The Code T500 cable works with the CR1000, CR5000, and other scanners including the CR921, CR1400 and CR6000.

When you’re ready for a cost effective, rock-solid solution for wireless communication in your fast-paced environment, the T500 is more than ready to keep up.

Contact Barcodes if you have any questions or need a scanning solution.

Meet the Zebra MC3330R UHF RFID Reader

Posted June 27, 2019

Make real-time inventory visibility a reality with Zebra’s MC3330R UHF RFID Reader! With RFID reading you can bring efficiency up to 25% faster and 40% more accuracy. Capable of reading UHF RFID tags and both 1D and 2D barcodes, you can now simplified all your tasks on one device. The MC3330R RFID mobile computer is ideal for warehouse, distribution, and logistic environments for applications like asset and inventory tracking, picking and shipping orders, and managing workflow. Maximize your investment with Mobility DNA, built on the Android platform you can use all the enterprise applications to connect every element of your mobile platform. Contact Barcodes if you have any questions or interested to see how the Zebra MC3330R UHF RFID reader can improve your daily operations.

Zebra TC51 Healthcare Mobile Computer

Posted June 24, 2019
TC51-HC healthcare touch computer can improve data accuracy and productivity in healthcare.
When it comes to quality care you need a quality device. Give your healthcare staff everything they need to provide every patient with the highest quality care. Introducing Zebra’s TC51-HC healthcare touch computer. With a rugged industrial and most sanitizable housing design, the TC51-HC mobile computer has maximum resistance to cracking and ability to withstand constant exposure to disinfectants. Improve productivity, task accuracy, and patient experience with Zebra’s TC51-HC.scan patients wristbands, access electronic patient records, medication administration, take calls from physicians and co-workers, monitor medical equipment, alarms and more. You get Android’s ease of use combined with superior tools all in one sleek device.
Improve speed and quality of care with the Zebra TC51-HC healthcare mobile computer.
Features:
  • 5 inch touch and Corning Gorilla Glass display
  • Android 8.0 Oreo operating system
  • 1D/2D imager scanner
  • Sanitizable housing design
  • Front and rear facing camera
  • Up to 14 hours of battery life
  • Mobility DNA solutions
With the new Mobility DNA platform from Zebra, you can have access to management, productivity, and development tools to generate greater flexibility, maximize productivity, and maximize security with your centralized device. Furthermore, boost the durability and functionality of your enterprise mobile computer with versatile accessories, from convenient belt holsters and protective covers to reliable extended batteries, to extend your capabilities and uptime. In the data critical world of healthcare, staff needs a dependable device to work with their daily activities. Improve speed and quality of care with the Zebra TC51-HC healthcare mobile computer. Contact Barcodes if you have any question on how to improve workflow flexibility and worker efficiency in the hospital.

What Kind of Barcode Scanner can Scan Driver License?

Posted November 29, 2018

Arguably the most common of form of ID, driver’s licenses are used any time we need to confirm who we are and more often than not, how old we are. If you take a look at the backside of your ID you’ll find a rectangular black and white pattern know as a PDF417 barcode. It may not look like your standard barcode but that PDF417 code contains all the information on the front of your ID in a single code.

PDF417 is a type of 2D barcode that is capable of storing much more information than the standard 1D code you find on products at the grocery store. You may be familiar with QR Codes that you’ve scanned with your phone. Both are types of 2D codes that can be read with a 2D Imager barcode scanner.

Many businesses are using the barcode on your ID and a 2D Imager like the AirTrack S2 to quickly verify your age or capture your basic info to make signing up for a service quicker. The only real snag with the barcode on your license is that every state doesn’t organize the information in the code the same way. The advantage here is that you cannot change the information in the barcode and to create a fake one requires knowing exactly how each state encodes the data.
If the barcode isn’t created properly, it won’t read properly.

With the AirTrack S2 scanner you can scan the code on the back of a driver’s licenses from any state to verify someone’s age quickly and accurately due to the scanner’s ability to parse all the data correctly for you. Since each state organizes the data differently the parsing software on the scanner outputs the data you need, in the order you need it, regardless of what state you are dealing with. It’s actually faster than looking at the ID.

Given how simple it is to get up and running, not using a scanner for age verification/customer info just doesn’t add up anymore. With a simple scan you can completely avoid fraudulent ID usage and save your business from legal issues, errors, and lost revenue.

Honeywell Barcode Scanners: An Assortment of Options to Fit Any Environment

Posted May 16, 2018

When it comes to choosing a barcode scanner you have an assortment of options at your fingertips. Honeywell has made it a priority to design scanners that function in every environment. Honeywell’s barcode scanners come in many different shapes, sizes, and functionality. From industrial scanners, pocket scanners, hand-held scanners, hands-free scanners, to many more.

1280i-1The Granit 1280i is an industrial, full-range scanner with the capability to read 1D barcodes up to 54 ft (16.5 m) and as close as 3.5 in (8.9 cm).  Can read virtually any linear barcodes from poor quality 7.5 mil paper codes to 100 mil retro-reflective and anything in between. As part of the Granit series of scanners, the 1280i has an IP65 rating making it dust tight and water-resistant. Built to survive 50 drops to concrete from 6.5 ft (2 m) and 5,000 tumbles of 3.2 ft (1 m).

Granit 1280i Features:

  • Rubberized casing to reduce damage from falls and tumbles.
  • Built for common challenges in different vertical markets and environments.
  • Designed for fast-paced, high-volume barcode scanning.
  • Outstanding scan performance on poor quality and damaged barcodes.
  • Equipped with bright LEDs, enhanced beeper volume, and vibrating tactile response for confirmation of “good reads.”

The Xenon 1902g-bf is a battery free wireless area-imager scanner. Combine the freedom of Bluetooth low energy wireless technology with the qualities of the Xenon family and you get an aggressive barcode scanner that can scan even the poorest quality or damaged barcodes. The 1902g-bf has the ability to scan over 450 barcodes on a single charge; it can be recharged in less than 60 seconds via a powered USB port. Need a quick charge? Just place the scanner in the base and in 20 seconds the LED will flash notifying the user of sufficient power to support 100 scans.

Xenon 1902g-bf Features:

  • Fully charges in under two minutes with a simple USB connection, under 60 seconds when a powered USB or External power supply is used.
  • Two independent configurable recharge alerts remind the user to place scanner back on the base for charging.
  • Designed to withstand 50, 6 ft (1.8 m) drops to concrete.
  • IP41 Environmental Sealing.

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New Peripheral Support for Star’s mPOP System

Posted June 2, 2017

Star has announced a new series of peripherals for their comprehensive mPOP system. Star’s mPOP now supports an optional scale, 2D barcode scanner, customer display, and external cash drawer. With these added peripherals, retailers and restaurateurs can now transform their mPOP into a complete point of sale hub to accept more versatile transactions in higher volume.

Star has integrated support for three Detecto APS scales. The APS scales supported are offered for varied use cases. The APS10 (max. 15 kg) is ideal for candy shops, delis, frozen yogurt shops, etc., where the APS20 (max. 15 kg) is better for larger items like bags of fruit and vegetables at a farmer’s market or grocery store. The APS12 (max. 160 oz.) is best in similar environments as the APS10, or any other location than prefers to measure in ounces.

Star has integrated a 2D barcode scanner for the mPOP. Now, users have the option of choosing between the Star 1D scanner and the new 2D scanner. The 2D barcode reader will be beneficial to accept coupons in the form of QR code, or access item information. In addition to 2D barcode scanner support, Star has designed a two-line, blue backlit customer display with up to 20 characters per line. With this support, the retailer can not only show the customer their transaction price, but they can also add advertising messages for when the mPOP is not being used.

Lastly, Star added a cash drawer connection port (DK port) to the mPOP to support an extra cash drawer. This is ideal for users who need a point of sale system with a small footprint, but still have a higher cash flow, such as a bar or deli.

Improve the Check-Out Experience with Zebra On-Counter Scanners

Posted April 18, 2017

Convenience is the driving force behind every retail experience. From quick product availability to easy coupon use and a fast checkout, every customer wants an easy and trouble free shopping experience.

The last place you want sour any customer experience is the check-out line. Keeping lines short, easy, and fast is key. A common overlooked component to every point-of-sale system is the barcode scanner. Many businesses opt for the least costly barcode scanner not realizing how it may effect the overall experience. The sooner items are scanned, the faster a customer can be on their way.

Where you would once see a basic 1D laser scanner, today the use of 2D Imagers like the Zebra DS9208 has become a more capable solution. Imagers require less aiming and provide faster reading on printed product barcodes but can also read 2D codes from mobile coupons, mobile gift and loyalty cards, boarding passes and even theater tickets. The DS9208 can even read barcodes off of a phone screen.

The DS9208 provides all the features you need to keep your workers productive, industry-leading scanning speed, true point-and-shoot scanning simplicity ‘ no need to align bar code and scanner, and hands-free and handheld flexibility.

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