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Microscan Provides Expertise on Barcode Standards as GS1 Solution Partner
OMRON Automation - Americas Posted 03/28/2013RENTON, WA – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision and lighting solutions, announces their recent certification as a U.S. GS1 Solutions Provider. The designation reinforces Microscan’s commitment to providing manufacturers with expert solutions and services that address barcode verification applications and compliance with GS1 standards.
GS1 is an international association dedicated to the development and promotion of global standards and solutions in a broad range of industries, including barcode and identification tools. With 30 years of Auto ID experience, Microscancan offer guidance and support to companies implementing GS1 Standards, and employs certified GS1 Barcode Professionals on its staff with the knowledge and experience to successfully implement barcode verification solutions in industries ranging from electronics assembly to pharmaceuticals to food and beverage packaging.
“Microscan understands the importance of global standards and we believe that GS1 is at the forefront of supply chain efficiency programs and technology,” notes Microscan president Scott Summerville. “We are pleased to officially be part of the U.S. GS1 Solution Partner Program.”
Microscan offers barcode readers, verifiers, and machine vision systems to address a wide range of application requirements, with GS1 Certified Barcode Professionals on staff to evaluate application needs and recommend the optimal barcode reading technology. The company’s AutoVISION™ machine vision product suite is a line of smart cameras and intuitive software that is helping many manufacturers achieve accurate and reliable product data for compliance with GS1 standards. With a simplified interface geared toward novice vision users, the software performs GS1 validation, allowing users to output separate GS1 application identifiers and check the syntax of a barcode for conformance to the GS1 standard.
Microscan is a global leader in technology for precision data acquisition and control solutions serving a wide range of automation and OEM applications. Founded in 1982, Microscan has a strong history of technology innovation that includes the invention of the first laser diode barcode scanner and the 2D symbology, Data Matrix. Today, Microscan remains a technology leader in automatic identification and machine vision with extensive solutions for ID tracking, traceability and inspection ranging from basic barcode reading up to complex machine vision inspection, identification, and measurement.
As an ISO 9001:2008 certified company recognized for quality leadership in the U.S., Microscan is known and trusted by customers worldwide as a provider of quality, high precision products. Microscan is a Spectris company.
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Cathy McBeth, Global Commercial Marketing Manager