Jan

31

Posted by : admin | On : January 31, 2016

Have you ever visited a retail store? If yes, you might have noticed at the time of billing the black the white lines that the billing guy scanned and handed over the product to you. Just with the scan, he calculated the exact price you need to pay after determining any available discounts. These lines typically represent a barcode which is scanned to get all the details about that product and other related information. Though barcodes are not new to the industry, but they have got much more awareness Read more [...]

Jan

31

Posted by : admin | On : January 31, 2016

Though barcodes are not new to the world as they have been used across different industries and for different products, one needs to be very much careful about choosing a particular barcode type as the way to success is closely related to it. Before you pick any particular barcode scanner or barcode software, it is very much necessary to gain information about the different types of barcodes. There are primarily two types of barcodes – 1) 1 dimensional (1D), or linear barcodes, and 2 dimensional Read more [...]

Dec

23

Posted by : admin | On : December 23, 2015

Today, barcodes have become common on every product. From fruits at super market to jewelry, almost each item a barcode placed on it. It is not just a part of the trend but it meant a lot in today’s dynamic market environment. These barcodes are referred to as vertical black & white lines and generally scanned using a laser beam at the time of billing. It takes barcode software to decode the information hidden behind these lines. Barcodes helps primarily in helping store owners in managing Read more [...]

Dec

23

Posted by : admin | On : December 23, 2015

From children’s notebooks to expensive cars, barcodes are common to every product in today’s times. It is important to note that barcodes are versatile and reliable. They save immense amount of time for both the seller and the buyer. They are really a viable choice for businesses wanting to improve efficiency and reduce overhead. As these barcodes are generated using computers, there are fewer chances of error. The occurrence of errors for manually fed data is relatively higher than that of Read more [...]

Oct

31

Posted by : admin | On : October 31, 2015

With barcodes becoming more common in the consumer retail, there has been a radical increase in the demand for barcode software systems that allow professionals to generate barcodes for different industries, products, services, and regions. There are basically two types of barcode systems. First, which is used to produce barcodes and second which is used to read or scan barcodes. But before I elaborate more on barcode and its generation, it is necessary to understand what a barcode is. A barcode Read more [...]

Sep

15

Posted by : admin | On : September 15, 2015

These types of barcodes are known as QR codes and they are considered to be a two-dimensional barcodes in comparison to black & white vertical lines. The "QR" refers to Quick Response. The system of QR Codes was launched by the Japanese company Denso-Wave in 1994 and had restricted usage until recently. The high level of acceptance of smart phones has resulted into an risen interest and usage of QR Codes. How are these QR Codes scanned? QR Codes can be scanned by employing barcode scanners Read more [...]

Sep

15

Posted by : admin | On : September 15, 2015

Barcode is a wonderful tool to prevent counterfeiting and fraudulent usage of the product. But at the same times, not all products carry barcodes due to lack of awareness and involvement of high cost. However, this is not the case in actual. By using right barcode software, one can easily choose to print barcodes in the most feasible yet effective way. Alike any other products, there is a set of both hardware and software which results in the generation of the most appropriate barcodes. To ensure Read more [...]

Aug

15

Posted by : admin | On : August 15, 2015

Barcodes are almost everywhere – from the washing powder you buy to books you find at a book store. Even today, driving licenses contain barcodes so you can easily image how important they are and what role they play in our daily lives. As we are accustomed to barcodes in our daily lives, we often don’t pay too much attention to their functioning such as how they are generated and how they are used across different industries. Let’s take a closer look at how these barcodes actually work. There Read more [...]

Aug

15

Posted by : admin | On : August 15, 2015

Whether you visit a branded fashion clothing store or a local grocery shop, you will definitely find a barcode reader which is largely used to manage inventory items in the store and for billing purpose. The sole purpose behind relying on this technology is to ensure smoother buying process and easy inventory management. Today almost every store has this technology in place and makes it easy for both the buyer and the seller to save time and cost in a great way. This barcode technology has been Read more [...]

Jul

21

Posted by : admin | On : July 21, 2015

Every time I see a barcode reader, I think how does it work and what is the mechanism behind its functioning. Then one day I asked a software engineering about the same and I would like share those points in this blog. Whether it is a local grocery store or a latest fashion store, barcodes are pretty much common and allow people to get good quality products at the best prices. Barcodes are typically placed on the labels of the products thus making it easy for the person at billing counter to read Read more [...]