Top 10 Blogs of 2017

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Many professionals take the time to revisit the successes and failures from the previous year each January. This practice helps to make new goals and develop new strategies for the future. We at Wasp Barcode Technologies are on board with this philosophy and have complied a list of our Top 10 most … [Read more...]

How Do They Print Super Bowl Champion Shirts So Quickly

When it comes to Super Bowl merchandise, the most common question people ask is, “What happens to all those pre-made shirts with the losing team on them?” The answer is, it depends—but you might see “Eagles Super Bowl Champions” (or “Patriots Super Bowl Champions”) gear in places as far flung as … [Read more...]

The Wage Theft Epidemic

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In a perfect world, nobody would steal from anybody, and we’d all get exactly what we deserve all the time. Unfortunately, we instead live in a world where companies steal approximately $15 billion from their employees every year. This flies in the face of what we typically think about when we … [Read more...]

Time To Computerize: Asset Management Through Technology

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Half a century ago, Star Trek made us believe one day we could explore and discover with the full benefit of our databases at our fingertips. Press a button and you could update your files. Flip a switch and instantly recent relevant information to make first contact more pleasant and (hopefully) … [Read more...]

Inventory Management Concerns In The Healthcare Industry

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The healthcare industry, from clinics to labs and family practices to hospitals, use a vast amount of specialized equipment, materials, and medications to serve patients. In order to store and organize these medical supplies, efficient inventory management practices are vital. If inventory isn’t … [Read more...]

How To Enjoy the Holidays Even If You’re A Small Business Owner

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Small business owners know that there’s really no such thing as a vacation. Especially in the first months and even years of the life of the business, it can feel like every day is make-or-break, and requires your presence and attention. But while you work hard to make ends meet, to strengthen … [Read more...]

How NFL Teams Could Benefit From Asset Management

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Another NFL season is kicking into gear, and as always, we the fans are worried about just one thing: How our teams are doing. Will we win this Sunday? Make the playoffs? Claim the Super Bowl trophy? [Tweet "Will we win this Sunday? Make the playoffs? Claim the Super Bowl trophy?"] That’s the … [Read more...]

Why Sports Stadiums Are Upping Their Inventory Management Game

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We are in the full throes of baseball season, which means millions of fans across the country are headed to MLB ballparks to hear the crack of the bat and watch for home run balls headed their way. And let’s be honest: They’re also there to eat hotdogs and peanuts, and drink soda and beer, and … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday to the Barcode!

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There may never be a more understated yet wildly influential and foundational piece of technology than the barcode, which is celebrating its 65th anniversary this year. As the barcode officially becomes an old-timer, let’s look back on how this unassuming design ended up changing the worlds of … [Read more...]

What Do Small Businesses Use To Track Their Assets?

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Most small business owners can attest that there is a lot more to the “business” side of things than they might have originally expected. Selling donuts, handmade crafts, software, or anything else requires stringent accounting, so as to remain both legally compliant and economically sound. One … [Read more...]