The Enterprise Labeling Trends Survey from NTI Data found that expanding enterprises are starting to recognize the benefits of standardized labeling and identified five top trends, illustrated in the following infographic, to watch:
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Cash In On Stand-Alone Bar Code Printing
A systems integrator creates a stand-alone printing app that leads to printer sales and six-digit recurring revenue from consumables.
The New Mobile Sales Mantra: It’s Not One Or The Other — It’s All Of The Above
This integrator’s ability to respond to customers’ needs for mobile solutions that require a combination of consumer and rugged devices was the key to last year’s 30 percent revenue growth and a projected 50 percent revenue growth this year.
Expanding Printer Revenue In Manufacturing
The manufacturing sector is growing, but VARs will need a keen understanding of their clients’ business and a focus on solutions.
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4 Mobility Trends Transforming The Manufacturing Industry
From business decision-making to process workflows, user interfaces, and proactive maintenance, new utilizations of mobile devices and apps are drastically changing the way manufacturing gets done.
Your Smart Manufacturing IT Clients Capitalize On Manufacturing Data
A major challenge faced by manufacturers is the state of data useable to glean actionable intelligence. Manufacturing, compared to industries that are using more sophisticated data analytics tools — like advertising and finance — is often scrambling to find better ways to use data to improve quality and efficiency.
6 Uses For IoT Sensors In Equipment Manufacturing
It seems you can’t read any technology-related news these days without hearing about the potential of the Internet of Things to revolutionize the way we engage with the world. The reason? It’s a really big deal! The IoT promises to be the most disruptive technological advance since … well …. the Internet.
4 Reasons Small Labels Deliver Big Business Benefits For Manufacturers
When was the last time you’ve considered the business impact of a simple label? The need and importance of labels has morphed well beyond just packaging and shipping. In fact, there are more than 25,000 combinations of labels, tags, and ribbons available to support many different manufacturing labelling applications. Why so many? Consider the number and cost of parts found in electronic and medical devices today. There are 15 component and packaging labels needed to manufacture and ship a typical smartphone alone.
3 Reasons Your Manufacturing IT Clients Need Mobile Solutions
The manufacturing industry has a heavy reliance on manual and paper-based processes, homegrown applications, and legacy systems that are, for the most part, obsolete by even the most forgiving standards. However, it’s all about to change.
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Honeywell And Microsoft Collaborate To Strengthen User Experience For Enterprise-Grade Mobile Devices
Honeywell has joined with Microsoft Corp. to deliver the Windows Embedded 8.1 Handheld platform to Honeywell’s latest mobile solution, the Dolphin 75e mobile computer. By taking advantage of this latest operating system, enterprise companies in manufacturing, retail, and transport and logistics can enhance security, improve the user experience and streamline mobile device management.
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Panther Industries Demonstrates SATO 8408 Print Engine
During Pack Expo, Panther Industries demonstrated their new 1000 Series print/apply solution featuring SATO's S8408 Print Engine. A robust, low-cost solution designed for 24x7 operation.
Zebra QLn Mobile Printer – VARTECH Product Demo
This video from VARTECH 2012 features Zebra’s QLn line of mobile printers. They are designed to print bar code labels, receipts, and tickets among other applications. The primary verticals for the QLn are warehousing and retail.
RFID For Book Publishing: Track, Authenticate & SAVE
SATO offers book publishers and other hard/soft cover product manufacturers an efficient and accurate RFID smart tag supply chain solution for accurate tracking the life span of products, from the publisher’s warehouse to the bookstore, substantially reducing theft and fraud while improving and streamlining logistics and credit reconciliation processes.