We’re surrounded by bar codes every day, but have you ever stopped to think how they could help your business? The fact is, bar codes aren’t just for retail stores. They could help all sorts of businesses become more efficient.
How so? This article gives some great ideas, like inventory control, asset management, invoicing, and more. The bottom line: Bar codes can not only improve productivity, but also reduce the time spent entering data into your database.
If your company already uses barcodes, or would like to start, here’s something that you’ll love. There’s a new template in the m-Power Project Exchange that automatically creates barcodes in your web apps. The barcodes can either be scanned on the screen or printed out.
To see this application in action, check out the live demo. To download and use this template, head on over to the Project Exchange. As with all templates in the Project Exchange, it’s free for m-Power users.
Like all m-Power templates, the bar code template is completely automated. To create applications with barcodes, you only need to select the template, choose your data, define a few specs, and you’re done! If you’d like to learn more about how m-Power’s templates work, this page provides a good explanation.