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    Charities Receive the Gift of Asset Tracking

    Your charity works hard to earn valuable donations. It takes dedication! Raising public support is no easy task.   Read More...

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    Why Use Barcodes to Track Assets and Inventory

    Small businesses grow, and that’s a bigger challenge for them in comparison with already established big firms. Big companies can handle growth with already in-place processes and systems that can handle the strain. Small companies, however, not only feel the challenge of growing profits and revenue growth, they get stuck with the problem of how to manage these changes in future.The answer is, of course, a devoted inventory management software system with a barcode tracking mechanism, and ...  Read More...

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    Check-out Equipment Rentals Using Your Smartphone and QR Codes

    When it comes to equipment rentals, it can be a real hassle to keep up with paperwork that includes the type of item rented, who rented it, when it was rented, and so forth. What if there was a way to easy streamline equipment rentals using two things - your smartphone and QR codes?The Benefits are ManyThere are so many benefits to using QR codes for equipment rentals - some you may not have even considered but are integral to making your life easier.Inventory ManagementThe most important aspect...  Read More...

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    Why Businesses Should Choose Cloud Software for Asset Tracking

    Asset tracking is something of a popular trend nowadays. Businesses particularly dealing with selling now use asset tracking as a security measure to keep track of their inventory. There are just too many benefits to it for them to ignore it.The next challenge in asset tracking is the selection of the software.   Read More...

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    How Builders Lay the Foundations for Successful Tool Tracking Using Barcodes

    One of the most important aspects of construction is the tools used to complete the job. Builders and contractors have to know where their tools are at all times for a number of reasons - mainly, the cost if the tools are misplaced and the downtime to find a tool that is needed. Fortunately, there is a solution to track tools easily with asset tracking software from GoCodes.In the past, contractors and builders relied on spreadsheets or a log sheet to keep up with equipment and tools.   Read More...

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    How to complete an asset inventory check using an iPhone and QR codes

    This article will show you how you can use GoCodes to quickly complete a periodic inventory check of your assets using the iPhone mobile app and cloud-based software.The goal is to make it as easy and fast as possible to confirm the presence of a set of assets by scanning the GoCodes label with the iPhone app.Here’s a summary of the 5 steps required:Setup a custom field to track the inventory check informationScan assets with your iPhone in multi-mode to collect inventory audit informationUpdate...  Read More...

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    School's Out for Summer - Time to Inventory Your Assets

    School's out and the kids are away! You're finally able to catch your breath and start focusing again on ongoing projects. As the dust settles, your staff is busy getting organized.   Read More...

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    Beekeepers Are Buzzing About Asset Tracking

    A recent theft in California of almost $1 million worth of bees, which some are calling the biggest bee theft in history, is the culmination of a recent explosion in bee theft activity. And it makes sense! After all, the market for stolen bees is a booming.   Read More...

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    5 Tips to Grow Your Business with Powerful Local Marketing

    Technological developments are making marketing for small local business owners a big challenge. It’s hard to keep track of all the apps their customers could be using and promote the business on all of them. It’s next to impossible to run the business and then look after its prospects on Google without giving the job to that geek in the neighborhood.So, instead of playing a champion on such forums all at once, small businesses can rely on local marketing and keep their focus on limi...  Read More...

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    New Scanning Features Plus Intro to Barcode Standards and Applications

    We are delighted to unveil new features in both the iPhone and Android mobile apps. Now you can use GoCodes with existing bar code labels!Our latest release provides the following enhancements that will allow you to:Use the iPhone & Android apps to scan any common bar codeEnjoy performance improvements that allow you to quickly update multiple items at onceReceive enhanced warnings and notifications when working with multiple assetsView larger asset imagesBenefit from additional usability en...  Read More...

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    Get wired with the latest tools for automating electrical inspections and maintenance

    Notepads and Spreadsheets lead to ErrorsMany smaller electrical contracting companies continue to use paper notes, reports and spreadsheets to track periodic inspections and maintenance checks. They continue to believe that sophisticated software solutions are costly, hard to implement and require time consuming training for staff. In the past that was true, but now solutions like GoCodes provide a cost-effective way to automate these mission critical tasks.Human error and poor documentation dri...  Read More...

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    How to Stop your Tools and Equipment from Ending up on Craigslist, Ebay, and at Pawn Shops

    As a business owner, you must protect the valuable tools and equipment you use every day against theft. It is far too easy for employees or even customers to walk away with items such as electronics or hand tools, and then sell them for easy cash online or in pawn shops. An asset tracking system is one of the best ways to ensure your items do not end up for sale on Craigslist, Ebay, or in pawn shops.How Does it Work?An asset tracking system utilizes technology to help business owners track physi...  Read More...

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    Now You Can Track Theatre Props and Costumes Using QR Codes

    Whether you work in a school’s drama department or for a private theatrical group, your props and costumes are vital to entertaining the crowds. In some cases, props and costumes are donated, but in others, they’re made with plenty of hard work or even purchased directly from suppliers. Being able to keep track of props and costumes with QR codes saves your group money, and this means you’ll be able to put more toward what you do best – entertaining.What Do You Have?If yo...  Read More...

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    Lock-Up Law Enforcement Equipment Audits Using an App

    Whether you work in the law enforcement field or you’re an equipment supplier, the number of tools and equipment necessary to protect and serve is surprising. Because law enforcement relies primarily on tax dollars, equipment audits are frequent – and they can be quite frustrating, too. Fortunately, using a simple app that allows you to store and retrieve information using QR codes makes things easier.   Read More...

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    You’ve Got the Power! Track Renewable Energy Equipment Using QR Codes

    Renewable energy is important to the future of the planet. After all, fossil fuels are finite, and they won’t last forever. If you’re a provider of renewable energy equipment such as solar panels and wind turbines, or if you use that equipment yourself, you know that your investment is worth a pretty penny.   Read More...

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    Spring Break 2017 Is the Right Time for Schools to Implement Asset Tracking

    In today’s technological and digital age, schools often provide assets like tablets and computers to students; these make it easier for students to access, research, and complete assignments, and they also make it easier for teachers to share information with an entire classroom. If your school hasn’t incorporated asset tracking for these valuable items yet, Spring Break is a great opportunity. Here are some tips and tricks for implementing asset tracking in a one-week period.Benefit...  Read More...

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    The Dish on Asset Tracking for Catering Companies

    Catering companies rely on returnable and reusable assets to keep their businesses running. After all, with the thousands of pounds of food they deliver, they need containers, utensils, and more – and these can be quite expensive to replace. Fortunately, it’s possible to use a variety of asset tracking technologies to prevent loss and improve your bottom line.Keep Better InventoryCatering companies rely on a solid inventory of food and equipment.   Read More...

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    Coordinate and Track Equipment Maintenance and Inspections Using an App

    Regardless of the industry, chances are good that you rely on some sort of equipment to do your job. Maintaining and inspecting that equipment is vital to your success; after all, you can’t perform a service with equipment that doesn’t work as it should. These days, a simple smartphone app can help you coordinate and keep track of equipment maintenance and make your job a lot simpler.Coordination at its Best If you are responsible for a fleet of vans that all carry construction ...  Read More...

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    *** 2/28/17 *** GoCodes not impacted by ongoing Amazon AWS outage

    This update is to advise customers that GoCodes is not impacted by the ongoing Amazon/AWS  service outage (2/28/17), Amazon AWS is a cloud hosting service used by thousands of companies and organizations worldwide and many are effected.GoCodes is hosted with CenturyLink cloud which is an enterprise class cloud hosting service designed for business. Centurylink does not use Amazon/AWS.   Read More...

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    Pest Control Companies Exterminate Lost Tools Using QR Codes and Apps

    QR codes and smartphone apps can help pest control companies save thousands of dollars each year, and that’s especially true if they’re combined with GPS tracking. Here are some of the ways in which this asset tracking system can benefit your pest control business and save you money.Track Timely Service CallsWhen you install QR codes with GPS tracking onto your various pest control equipment, you can check the location of that equipment in real time, and there’s a lot you can d...  Read More...

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