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    5 Ways to Make Your Facility More Eco-Friendly

    According to a report by the International Energy Agency (IEA), buildings accounted for 28 percent of global carbon emissions in 2018. Unsustainable design and the use of low-efficiency technologies are partly to blame for the problem. But how can you put up or maintain an eco-friendly facility to minimize environmental degradation while enhancing long-term operational efficiency?   Read More...

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    5 Ways Small Businesses Can Benefit from Adopting RFID

    Tracking their inventory effectively is one of the major challenges faced by businesses around the world. After they are acquired, assets keep on moving from one location to another. In the absence of a proper inventory tracking system, mixups soon become the norm, resulting in chaos and pandemonium.   Read More...

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    Getting started using QR codes

    Whether you own a small business or are at the helm of a conglomerate, tracking inventory should rank high in your priority list. Asset tracking provides visibility into asset usage and other patterns, helping asset managers plan for the future while keeping an eye on the present. Earlier, barcodes were used extensively by businesses for asset tracking.   Read More...

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    4 Trends to Expect for Asset Management

    Asset tracking technologies, such as Global Positioning System (GPS) and Quick Response (QR) codes, enable companies to streamline management of their inventories or equipment. With these tools, maintenance teams and supervisors can tell the location and status of their assets in real time. But the future of asset management is going to be much more data and analytics-driven.   Read More...

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    They're Back! - QR Codes for Marketing - Top Tips

    QR codes are two-dimensional barcodes that include black squares arranged on a white background. These squares store data. When a user scans a QR code with a scanner, the system converts the data into a language that could be understood by humans.   Read More...

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    Easy asset transition for volunteer staff

    No Equipment to purchase, Software to install, Labels to print, easy to use, easy transition for Volunteer StaffToday, Asset and inventory tracking has become one of the most important departments in any industrial organization. Organizations big and small invest a significant capital and time in the procurement and maintenance of their equipment and assets. Hence, it becomes critical to continuously track their location and status to safeguard against loss of asset and malfunctioning during ope...  Read More...

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    5 Tips for Tracking Your Summer Rental Equipment Using QR Codes and an App

    Every business has assets. Because their organization spends a substantial amount to acquire these assets, every manager must consider tracking their business assets a priority and not a matter of choice. Sadly, many managers think otherwise.   Read More...

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    QR Code Management System

    With more and more consumers doing their research online and making purchases via their smartphones and tablets, there is a growing need for solutions that allow businesses to capitalize on the digital marketplace.Businesses are coming to the realization that consumers are more than comfortable with the enhanced experiences that such digital marketplaces are able to provide via mobile applications and websites. This is leading to many advertisers and marketers implementing mobile barcode campaig...  Read More...

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    How Inventory Management Technology is Evolving: Insights

    There's not a single time in history when inventory management wasn't crucial to business operations. Even ancient cave dwellers needed a way to manage wood stockpiles—their primary source of energy then! But the need to accurately audit products or raw materials, manage customer expectations, avoid overstocking, and keep supply chain overheads in check has substantially influenced the transformation that inventory management has had over time.Powered by intelligent software and th...  Read More...

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    Choosing QR Code Inventory Software

    When implementing an inventory control software, it can be quite challenging to determine what exactly it is that you want in the system. One of the best options available to you today is the QR Code Inventory Management Software/System.As you might already be aware, QR codes are a very particular type of bar code. You will most likely find them in mobile devices.   Read More...

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    Comparing Asset Panda, GoCodes and Wasp Barcode

    A business uses a substantial portion of its revenue to acquire new assets. No wonder asset tracking tops the priority list of every asset manager. Asset tracking provides visibility into asset usage, helping your managers schedule timely maintenance and replacement.   Read More...

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    UPC Barcodes Explained

    UPC stands for Universal Product Code and is a format of identification code printed on products. There are two components to UPC- a barcode and a 12 digit identification number. The main objective of universal product codes are easy identification of product details such as brand name, size, color, ingredients, and other specifications.UPC is used in a lot of processes such as in industries for tracking of assets and inventories and in retail stores for easy check-in and check-out of products.   Read More...

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    Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)-Learn the Basics in Under 5 Minutes

    BLE or Bluetooth Low Energy is a form of wireless area network technology that has been designed by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group or Bluetooth SIG. Bluetooth Low Energy has been developed for unique and innovative applications in the fields of medicine, security, beacon, fitness, and entertainment. Bluetooth Low Energy provides the same connectivity features like typical Bluetooth but consumes far less energy.   Read More...

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    Best Asset Tracking Practices

    Businesses acquire a number of assets to augment their income. Tracking their assets must top the priority of organizations. In many cases, teams get so involved in other activities that asset tracking takes a back seat, often resulting in substantial losses.   Read More...

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    How to Track Equipment in a Company

    Businesses acquire tools and equipment to augment their income. Tracking these assets must be at the top every of business’s agenda. Earlier organizations used manual asset tracking methods for inventory management; however, with time, organizations have realized that manual asset tracking is a waste of time and efforts and are taking steps towards digitizing the entire process.   Read More...

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    New Year, New Tools - How to Barcode Your New Tools and Equipment

    Businesses use a substantial percentage of their revenues for acquiring tools and equipment. You cannot just acquire new tools and forget them. To achieve your ROI goals, you must have an effective asset management tracking system that can help track the status of your tools in place.   Read More...

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    Web-Based Asset Management Software

    If managing your assets does not appear in your list of priorities, you need to revisit your list of must-dos immediately. Tracking assets continuously are necessary to learn everything there is to know about their history. The data that you collect can help you take the right investment decisions and get rid of non-performing assets, that eventually become liabilities.The problem with tracking assets (especially the mobile ones) is that they keep on moving.   Read More...

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    QR Code Inventory Management Software

    Tracking your assets should be one of your several business priorities. To get the most out of your fixed assets, you must at all times be in the know about the history of your assets. To collect and analyze info you need an asset tracking system in place.   Read More...

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    The evolution of barcodes - why barcodes are here to stay

    To the human eye, barcodes may be just black and white lines of varying thickness, or rectangular, pixel-like patterns. They've changed a lot in dimensions, type, range, and even reading technology over the years, but their primary utility, which is identifying and tracking items, continues to defy the passage of time to date. The technology is deeply ingrained in modern systems for monitoring and identifying inventories and products, efficiently and accurately.Here's is the indelible story of t...  Read More...

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    Get Started with Business Planning for 2019

    Less than one month away lies the brand new year of 2019. Business owners are eagerly looking forward to the new year in order to improve upon their past errors and strategies and make another attempt at covering the gap between their current performance and their benchmarks.By now, most businesses would already have charted their course for the next year with the best strategies taking all the key insights from the previous year. If they aren’t already ready with a business plan for 2019, then ...  Read More...