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The Use of Tablet Computers in Forklift Applications

The Use of Tablet Computers in Forklift Applications

Tablet computers are commonly used in warehouse operations not only for workers on the floor, but also on vehicles such as forklifts. Warehouse conditions require tablets to be rugged and durable to survive the rigors of a fast-paced operation. In addition, the rugged tablets need to be designed in a way that promotes movement and mobility throughout the warehouse floor. Typically, tablets are mounted on the warehouse vehicles which means they need to be tough enough to handle the vibrations from the vehicle and easy access for removal and quickly placed back on for transport.

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Improving the Picking and Put-Away Process

Improving the Picking and Put-Away Process

Barcom provided the company a total solution that included a barcode-based data transaction suite that offers real-time visibility and accuracy. The solution included Honeywell mobile computers, handheld barcode scanners, Barcom’s Transaction™ software, and more. Once implemented, the results were evident almost immediately.

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Vehicle-Mount Computers for Safe, Efficient Workflows

Vehicle-Mount Computers for Safe, Efficient Workflows

Warehouse workflows benefit from the VC8300’s simplified Android touch screen mobile computing. The touch screen makes using business apps and completing mobile tasks as easy as tapping a button on the screen, and the integrated keyboard ensures that operators still have the option to enter data via a virtual on-screen keyboard or a physical keypad.

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Using RFID for an Efficient Packing Process

Using RFID for an Efficient Packing Process

If you’ve purchased enough products over the years, at some point you’ve probably received a shipment or opened a package and discovered that a key part or user manual was missing. Using RFID technology, we helped this client eliminate packing errors and unhappy customers.

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Hanging up the Hot Stamp: A Success Story

Hanging up the Hot Stamp: A Success Story

This article is the first in a series of customer case studies, highlighting the challenges they faced and how Barcom helped them automate manual processes and improve operational efficiency. Our first is a manufacturer of water meters for commercial and residential markets. The company was seeking to resolve an on-going issue associated with the wrong product being delivered to customers.

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Why RFID Labeling Improves Processes

Why RFID Labeling Improves Processes

Barcoding has long been the standard for labeling items to automate inventory control and track items as they move through business processes. However, barcoding has given way to RFID in certain applications due to several unique advantages that RFID provides. In this article, we explore RFID’s major advantages and a great example of how it can completely revolutionize inventory and business processes.

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Know Your Inventory in Real Time with RFID RTLS

Know Your Inventory in Real Time with RFID RTLS

Every warehouse wants to improve efficiency and accuracy, but sometimes the simplest things can get in the way. With RFID RTLS (real-time location system), inventory management processes are simplified and optimized with the ability to track movement of materials, assets and people in real-time.

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Evaluating Workflows in your Warehouse or DC

Evaluating Workflows in your Warehouse or DC

One of the biggest bottlenecks in a warehouse is the picking & packing process. Workflow productivity can be impeded by workers who have difficulty locating items in inventory or picking the wrong item for an order. Alleviating manual processes and incorporating barcoding technology for inventory and order management can simplify tasks for workers and virtually eliminate errors.

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