Warehouse Voice Picking

Vocollect, a business unit of Intermec, Inc., today unveiled the SRX2. This innovative new wireless headset for distribution centers (DCs) and warehouses significantly enhances the operational efficiency of workers with superior voice recognition performance. Canadian companies have been slow to adopt voice technology compared to those in the United States. Intermec hopes to change that Continue Reading

Barcode Printer Solutions

Well, the world of barcode printing just got revolutionized. Datamax-O’Neil’s I-Class revolutionized the barcode printer industry with its award winning, field installable options, modular design and harsh environment reliability. It was named the “best channel product” in some of the printer industry’s largest third-party surveys. With Datamax raising the bar even higher in the label Continue Reading

Android Barcode Readers?

Motorola had already thrown their hat into the Android arena by introducing the ET1 Android based tablet mobile computer with integrated barcode scanning back in September. Now Honeywell is following suit with their announcement of the Dolphin 7800 for Android. On August 2, 2012 Honeywell unveiled their first enterprise digital assistant with an Android operating Continue Reading

Barcode Manufacturers Unite!

If you’ve been following the AIDC industry lately, you no doubt have heard about Motorola’s acquisition of Psion (formerly known as Psion Teklogix). This is just another merger in the barcode industry history. These mergers and acquisitions have been taking place for some time now. Here is just a few that have taken place: Symbol Continue Reading

Honeywell 2012 North America Partner Conference

The Honeywell AIDC and barcode 2012 North America Partner Conference is just around the corner. It is to be held in Miami, Florida and Honeywell’s Canadian partners are invited. Partners are invited to learn about Honeywell’s Next Technology and new concepts for hybrid & commercial opportunities. It is a chance for partners to learn more about Honeywell’s Continue Reading

Scanner Management Service

Motorola just announced a new product offering. It is Motorola’s Scanner Management Service (SMS) and it enables remote management of Motorola scanners. Requiring no operator intervention, the SMS enables you to remotely access barcode scanner asset information and statistics, set parameters and update firmware. The ability to manage your barcode scanner inventory from a remote Continue Reading

Introduction to Barcode Canada Blog

OCR Canada Ltd. was founded in 1981 and has been providing automated data collection system in Canada ever since. Located in Markham, Ontario with representatives all across Canada we service over 7,000 corporations and provide them with systems that increase operational efficiency and decrease costs to give them a competitve edge in today’s business environment. Continue Reading