Barcode Technology

Whether you need to read a 1D, 2D, QR or Matrix type barcodes, MSM has over 30 years of proven barcode system integration experience and can determine the best barcode data collection solution to fit your business and application needs

Barcode technology is a vital part of today’s supply chain operations.

At MSM we design solutions that turn time-consuming, error-prone tasks into productivity-boosting, cost-effective transactions; even in the most challenging environments.

Ribbons, Labels & Tags
Software Solutions
Barcode Printers
Handheld Barcode Scanners
Barcode Label Verifiers
Fixed Barcode Readers
RFID Tags Labels

Ribbons, Labels & Tags

We offer a wide variety of barcode and RFID ribbons, labels and tags designed to work best in your unique application. From thermal transfer ribbons, synthetic materials and simple paper solutions to color labels, labels for challenging surfaces or even tamper-evident or tear-proof options, we’ve got you covered. Our comprehensive selection of materials, combined with our expertise, ensures that you will get exactly what you need.

Zebra Handheld RFID Reader

Software Solutions

PortalTrack Customized Barcode Software

At the core of any data collection automation solution is the software that powers it. With MSM’s PortalTrack software, the possibilities are endless.

Deployed globally and trusted by many of the world’s leading brands, PortalTrack is a flexible, scalable solution that captures critical data and transforms it into valuable insights for faster, more efficient decision making and predictable operations. In addition to real-time monitoring and analytical reporting, PortalTrack offers users the information they need to respond quickly and provide an outstanding customer experience.

BarTender® Label Design & Printing Software

In addition to its own PortalTrack customized barcode software solution, MSM has partnered with Seagull Scientific to deliver complete barcode printing and labeling solutions using the industry leading and globally recognized BarTender software.

With BarTender, organizations can improve efficiency and compliance by automating the printing and quality control of barcodes, RFID tags, labels, plastic ID cards and much more.

RFID Tags Labels

Barcode Printers

For over three decades MSM Solutions has played a key role in supporting a diverse set of customers from around the world with their barcode printing needs.

Whether it’s printing product and shipping labels, customer or transaction receipts, chain of custody documents or identification cards, MSM can recommend a barcode printing solution that meets your requirements. From desktop and mobile printers, to industrial and portables, we’ve got the printer solution for you. And just as important, we offer a wide range of barcode labels, receipts, RFID tags and cards to give you smarter ways to track and manage assets.

 Fixed RFID Reader

Handheld & Handsfree Barcode Scanners

Whether it’s tracking assets in the field, managing inventory on the retail floor, picking and packing items at a distribution center, or even tracking medication in the pharmacy, today’s technology is designed to boost workflow efficiency by providing unparalleled scanning performance on any type of barcode on most any surface and any environment.

 

Zebra RFID Antenna

Barcode Label Verifiers

Whether it’s product, price or manufacturing information, just about every product on the planet has some type of coded information associated with it these days. Most often this information is presented in the form of barcodes and 2D codes such as Data Matrix and QR Code.

The print quality of barcode plays a critical role in any operation, whereas the slightest errors in print quality can lead to costly downtime. MSM has partnered with REA Verifier to help businesses ensure the quality of their codes meet all application and required compliance standards using the latest in barcode verification technologies from REA.

Zebra Handheld RFID Reader

Fixed Barcode Readers

Whether it’s near a loading dock, embedded in a kiosk or mounted to a conveyor belt, fixed barcode readers offer the processing power, modularity and ease of you require in a variety of manufacturing and logistics applications.

 

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