How 2D Barcode Scanners Improve Healthcare


You may not associate 2D Barcode technology with saving lives in the field of medicine, but the truth is barcodes and 2D barcode scanners play an increasingly important role in the healthcare industry and have been responsible for saving thousands of lives. Barcodes are so essential to the proper … [Read more...]

How to Implement Best Practices for School Technology Asset Tracking


Last year, an audit of Los Angeles Unified School District’s computer inventory revealed 230 devices, worth nearly $200,000, had been stolen or were missing. In addition, school officials weren’t able to account for another 3,105 laptops, desktops, and iPads. In 2013, an audit in the School District … [Read more...]

As an Inventory Manager,
What Can I Learn from The Walking Dead?


We all know the Zombie Apocalypse is going to happen – frankly, it’s overdue. We just don’t know exactly when the world-as-we-know-it will cease to exist. It could happen tomorrow or decades down the road. Not having a firm undead deadline is bothersome, but don’t use this as an excuse to delay … [Read more...]

Eight Surprising Stats About Small Businesses and Accounting


If you’re like many small business owners, accounting and finance can prove to be a challenging part of running your business. That’s why to follow our 2015 State of Small Business Report, we surveyed small business leaders about their accounting needs and challenges. The results were sometimes as … [Read more...]

Infographic – Small Business Report, Critical Accounting Challenges


Every year small businesses are faced with challenges in taxes, accounting, and outsourcing financial services. Wasp Barcode Technologies surveyed 393 small business leaders to create the Small Business Accounting Report to share the thoughts of small business owners.  Findings are collected across … [Read more...]

Managing the Holiday Supply Chain: Easter


Innovative supply chain through customization Americans buy over 120 million pounds of Easter Candy each year. How that product reaches customers is a sophisticated supply chain dilemma. Peeps Marshmallows, made by Just Born, are one of the most popular candy treats. Annual consumption is so vast … [Read more...]

INFOGRAPHIC – Small Business Report, What SMB’s Need to Know About Taxes


When it comes to taxes one of the biggest challenges for a small business is navigating the complex landscape of what taxes are owed where. One of the top complaints that small business owners had against their accountants in the 2015 Small Business Accounting Report, was a lack of guidance. With … [Read more...]

2015 Small Business Report – Accounting


Every new year can be challenging for all small businesses as plans are made for the future, especially plans that center around finances.  At Wasp Barcode, we continue to hear from our small business partners that industry-wide metrics, specific to small and medium sized business, are difficult to … [Read more...]

How to Turn your iPhone or Android into a Barcode Scanner


QR codes have become an effective tool for advertisers and companies because of the smartphone.  Customers are able to connect directly with a company’s message or be taken directly to a website by simply scanning the code.   Additionally, the simple barcode can be scanned into a variety of … [Read more...]

Interview with an Expert:
Advice to Grow Your Business Part 2


In the second installment of Wasp’s interview with Gene Marks, best-selling author and columnist for the New York Times, we continue with the last two trends small businesses should consider as they work to grow in 2015.   Small business leaders’ expectations are high for the new year, and, although … [Read more...]