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    Excavation Companies Track Robot Equipment Using Metal QR Code Tags

    Heavy duty industries employ a wide variety of tools and equipment that only require routine update and maintenance but are also extremely expensive. Such high valued equipment is often liable to theft and untimely malfunctioning. Companies, especially excavation and earth moving businesses invest a lot of time and capital in the procurement of these tools.   Read More...

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    Manage Your Aerospace Equipment Using Metal QR Codes and an App

    Aircraft require timely maintenance and replacement of parts for their smooth operations. The aerospace industry is one the most critical and high-cost industry where both the availability and performance of tools can make a difference between life and death.Under such conditions, it becomes incredibly important to utilize robust parts and equipment tracking features in the aerospace industry. The schedules and timelines of aerospace industry are tighter than usual due to such intense rise in ai...  Read More...

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    Why Are There So Many Different Types Of Barcode?

    Asset tracking is a critical function across various industries. Every business owns assets which are important investments, and smart asset tracking solutions aim at achieving maximum returns on this investment. Barcodes are one or two dimensional lines, consisting of dots or hexagons that represent specific data.   Read More...

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    Family Legacy - Transforming Lives in Zambia

    Family Legacy Missions is a faith-based nonprofit organization dedicated to helping transform the lives of orphans in Zambia. Todd Weier, in charge of logistics at Family Legacy, spoke with us about the organization and his experience there."Zambia has one of the highest per capita orphan rates in the world, with a full 46% of the population under the age of 14," explained Weier, "due to the plight of HIV and AIDS in the country. It's the seventh most affected country in terms of HIV infection i...  Read More...

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    Checking In And Out Summer Rentals Using Your iPhone

    The key to enjoying a relaxing summer vacation lies in the glitch-free and seamless completion of all the logistical requirements. You don't want to be worrying about any last minute booking issues or concerns regarding the services offered while you are already in the lobby of your summer house.Staying at a summer rental has 3 basic steps:Identifying the property and location- Before you start searching for the best offers and stays, you should take a look at your requirements. What are th...  Read More...

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    Learn How To Track Kitchen Exhaust Services Using QR Codes

    Kitchen exhaust services and contractors accommodate a variety of activities such as proper cleaning and repair of exhausts and ducts, cleaning of grease and other deposits from the ceiling and windows, fixing of broken parts and hinges and identifying potential sources of fire and hazard among others.Both professional restaurants and domestic facilities with large kitchen spaces employ professional exhaust services. The cleanup and maintenance usually requires an entire day and needs to be sche...  Read More...

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    How to Get Started with Barcoding at Your School

    Organizations big and small invest significant capital and time in the procurement and maintenance of their assets. Hence, it becomes critical to continuously track their location and status to safeguard against loss of asset and malfunctioning during operation.Maintaining the efficiency and fault-free operations of any organization requires a robust asset tracking system. This is undoubtedly true for schools.   Read More...

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    Track Medical Samples Using QR Codes and a Mobile App

    Healthcare and asset trackingHospitals and medical testing centers are institutions where management of assets like tools and medical samples are of utmost importance. Any mistake or mismanagement can have serious consequences, sometimes even death. Medical instruments, supplies, and samples are also extremely expensive and require significant investments.   Read More...

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    Manage Industrial Hoses Using Cloud-Software and Smartphones

    Most industries have strict standards on their execution time and quality. In order to maintain process efficiency, companies need to ensure that their employees have the right tools at the right time and that they are in perfect condition. Businesses also spend a lot of capital in acquiring assets like office equipment, manufacturing machines and tools, computer and network equipment, transport resources and documentation among others.   Read More...

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    Schedule Equipment Certifications and Inspections using GoCodes and QR codes

    Importance of routine equipment inspection and certificationManufacturing industries, businesses, offices and retail facilities use a variety of assets and equipment. They can be specialized tools and heavy-duty equipment or office assets like chairs and computers. Businesses invest a significant amount of capital in acquiring such operational hardware.   Read More...

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    See What's Brewing with Asset Tracking For Rental Coffee Machines

    The need for asset tracking in renting coffee machinesCoffee machines have become a staple of most modern domestic, commercial and corporate spaces. There are a wide variety of coffee machines of various specifications and brewing categories. In today‚Äôs time of diverse corporate refreshments needs and third-party office space providers, leasing or renting coffee machines makes more sense than buying one.   Read More...

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    Comparing Toolhound vs. GoCodes vs. Toolhawk for Tracking Equipment and Tools

    An overview of asset tracking and equipment management.Routine tracking of equipment is important for maintaining process efficiency and preserving resources. Companies spend a lot of capital in acquiring equipment and assets and as such must maintain them accordingly. Knowing the current status of the asset and who is using it can have multiple benefits.   Read More...

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    5 Tips for Saving Time During the Busy Summer Season

    Summers are a busy time for both businesses and families alike. We can witness a steady rise in customer demands across multiple industries like tourism, manufacturing, retail among others. Businesses routinely witness a steady rise in demand and operations during the summers.   Read More...

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    School's Out for Summer! It's the Perfect Time to Setup Asset Tracking

    Schools are known to have a large variety of assets and equipment like computers, chairs and tables, stationery, textbooks, maintenance tools, projectors and cafeteria equipment among others. For school administrators and managers, tracking and monitoring so many assets manually can be a daunting task. Also, it is becoming more and more important to implement robust asset tracking features in schools as school investments are continuing to decline.   Read More...

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    Comparing BarCloud vs. GoCodes vs. GigaTrak for Asset Tracking

    An overview of modern asset tracking systemsMost modern companies whether they are big or small possess physical assets that need to be tracked, managed and monitored. From printers, laptops, screens to trucks and vehicles, every piece of equipment or hardware that the company has invested in needs to be monitored. About ten years ago, asset tracking was mainly conducted using spreadsheets and manual methods.   Read More...

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    How to Pick the Best Software for Tracking Your Mobile Storage Units

    Mobile storage units are a staple across multiple industries. They are critical in the transport of equipment, raw materials, product and other physical assets in bulk quantities. Due to the high quantity of goods transported using storage units, the value of each unit is very high.   Read More...

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    Automate Equipment Handover in Your Warehouse Using a Smartphone

    An overview of smart equipment handoverAutomating equipment handover and asset management is slowly becoming a widespread practice across multiple industries. Managing project handovers in a smooth and efficient manner is necessary for ensuring timeliness, safety, and quality of service. Material movement in warehouses needs to be monitored and recorded.   Read More...

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    Freshen Up Your Water Purification Equipment Tracking Using QR Codes and an App

    Importance of equipment tracking systemsWithout implementing a robust asset management and tracking system companies stand to lose not only time but money and resources. Be it physical assets on the field, office equipment, tools or software, asset tracking reduces your costs of administration, improves customer service and streamlines working processes. Before the dawn of modern technologies like cloud database, QR codes and smartphone apps, asset tracking and management was a rigorous, labor-i...  Read More...

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    How to Track Surgical Tools Using Metal Tags that are Compatible with Autoclave Cleaning

    Surgical instrument tracking systems have been in use in the industry for over 20 years. In the earlier days, due to the lack of advanced tracking and data collection technologies systems had limited capabilities. They were only found in facilities with high budget and infrastructure.   Read More...

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    Learn to Track Human Resources Training Materials Using QR Codes and Cloud-Based Software

    Providing consistent training and education to employees is vital for maintaining a competitive edge and inconsistent improvement of working processes. Due to the steady rise in technologies businesses are undergoing transformations faster than ever. This has also affected how HR teams choose to track and manage training materials and their methods of providing the right material to the right people.Human resource professionals play a key role in the corporate training of employees.   Read More...

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