From the deliveries you receive to the products you sell in your shop, barcodes make your life as a retailer easier in many ways.
Barcodes eventually became omnipresent in the commercial environment during in the 1980’s.
Since then the style of barcodes has hardly changed at all: They still resemble a zebra pattern of stripes with numbers written underneath and need a scanner device to decode them.
Now this is all changing fast as the 2D barcode – a 2nd-generation of barcode technology – moves steadily into every aspect of your life.
We take a closer look below at how it all works…..