Monthly Archives: April 2010

GS1 DataBar (RSS)

Posted April 30th, 2010 by & filed under Uncategorized.

gs1-databar-family1It’s been awhile since we provided a post about a bar code symbology, so today we’re going to take a look at GS1 DataBar.  The GS1 DataBar family of symbols was formerly known as RSS symbols or Reduced Space Symbols because of their ability to carry more information and identify…

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Motorola MC9090-G Extended Range Scanning

Posted April 29th, 2010 by & filed under Uncategorized.

mc9090g-handheld-rfid-reader1Motorola recently announced the introduction of extended-range (ER) scanning technology to their line of MC9090-G handheld RFID readers.  The MC9090-G RFID ER has all of the first-class features of the existing MC9090-G, but enables extended-range bar code scanning for increased flexibility.  In addition to reading 2D bar codes, RFID tags and capturing…

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Direct Store Delivery Mobile Solutions

Posted April 28th, 2010 by & filed under Uncategorized.

mc9090-dsd1According to Grocery Manufacturers of America (GMA):

  • There are discrepancies on 10.5% of DSD invoices issued to small-format retailers, and 15.4% to supermarkets and other large-format stores
  • The average out-of-stock rate for DSD items is 7.4%, but jumps to 13.1% for promotional items
  • Out-of-stocks result in $6 billion in lost sales annually

Automating Direct Store Delivery…

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Mobile Tableside Ordering Video Demo

Posted April 27th, 2010 by & filed under Uncategorized.

In our Apr. 22nd post we provided information about mobile solutions designed for restaurants and resorts that enable tableside ordering from a mobile device.  Mobile tableside ordering solutions are simple to use, speed up service, increase accuracy and improve customer satisfaction−just check it out for yourself!  This demo video from our select software partner Global Bay demonstrates this…

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