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A Roundup of the Best Barcoding Content

Nearly 50 years ago, a cashier scanned the very first barcode, ushering in a new era of accuracy, efficiency and speed. To this day, companies use this reliable technology to keep their work flowing smoothly, even as new technologies emerge.
Barcode systems are complex, and there is not a “one-size-fits-all” solution. We put together a list of resources for the barcode beginners and those who are just interested in knowing more.

Barcoding Basics (In Detail)

There’s more to barcoding than meets the eye. In our barcode guide, we go through the barcoding system at a high level, breaking down each component, use cases, and other considerations. Download it below.

Choosing Between Direct Thermal and Thermal Transfer Printers

Thermal transfer printers require both ribbon and media to print labels that are much more durable than a direct thermal printers’ final product, which only need paper labels. Because of this, both have very different use cases. We cover them here.

Six Key Factors to Consider when Choosing the Best Barcode Label

Finding the right barcode is essential to improving your business processes and preventing lost revenue. Before you buy your labels, consider these six factors.

Pick the Best Label System for Your Warehouse

Labeling does not stop at individual items. There are many labeling opportunities to take advantage of, but the number of options available might feel overwhelming. We put together a quick “cheat sheet” to help you determine the right label, barcode size, and more.

Best in Emerging Use Cases

Inaccurate labels on cannabis products could earn a dispensary a hefty fine. Barcode technology enables the extensive, seed-to-sale tracking needed to keep in compliance. Report your batch’s strain, potency and more with ease.

Fixed Industrial Scanners for Your Production Line

Machine Vision and Fixed Industrial Scanners capitalize on years of barcode scanning technology and imaging technology to improve track-and-trace and quality assurance. See what this technology has to offer.

Best in Equipment Repair

Regularly cleaning your printer’s printhead improves performance, extends printer life, and print quality. The process is simple and can be done in a matter of minutes. Just follow the steps in this short video.

Barcodes: Making the Holidays Possible for Decades

Even during the holiday seasons, it’s possible to have 99% efficiency and faster data entry with barcodes. Read up on a brief history of barcoding, and how it has been the backbone of the holiday rush for nearly 50 years.

Best in Barcode Products
This year has demanded more from your operations. Here are some products that will help you deliver.

ET80/ET85 Rugged Tablet

PD45s Industrial Printer

TC72/TC77 Series

ZE500 Print Engine

ZD421/ZD621 Printer

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