AutoID & Data Capture

VDC Research is the leading analyst firm covering AutoID and Data Capture technologies and applications, giving our clients the most comprehensive and actionable research available today. Our coverage addresses the most critical issues impacting these markets to enable executives and operators for stakeholders including hardware suppliers, independent software vendors, and solution providers within the AutoID industry to make informed decisions. We support decision-making through market sizing, application profiling, trend identification, distribution channel analysis and competitive share research services.

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Featured Reports

Machine Vision & Industrial Barcode Scanning

What dynamics drive Machine Vision and Industrial Barcode Scanning — the largest AIDC sector? With VDC Research’s comprehensive coverage, this research analyzes key strategic issues, trends, and drivers, plus delivers in-depth competitive intelligence through...

2022 OEM Barcode Scan Engines

This in-depth research analyzes the key strategic issues, trends, and market drivers for the OEM Scan Engines Market. The report includes market analysis, vendor shipments, shares and profiles, and detailed coverage of growth opportunities by industries, device types and geographies...

Global Market for Label Print & Apply Systems & Print Engines

This report puts together global market sizing and forecasting for automated print-and-apply systems and the print engines that drive them, and presents VDC’s perspective on the reasons why organizations are evaluating and purchasing these solutions...

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Featured Blog Posts

Coding & Marking Automation Gaining Momentum – Varying Software-Centric Approaches Considered to Improve Accuracy and Consistency

Automation is critical today for enhancing manufacturing productivity and in meeting customer expectations for product quality and traceability. Manufacturers are leveraging...

Loftware Continues to Expand its Solutions Portfolio with a Life Sciences-focused Acquisition

Loftware, the global market leader for barcode labeling software, announced its acquisition of UK-based PRISYM ID in January. With this, the company further extends its position in the life sciences vertical, which has always been a key area of focus.

Understanding the Growing Importance of Barcode Labeling Accuracy

On Thursday, September 23rd, VDC’s Richa Gupta will co-present a webinar with Loftware’s VP of Global Product Management, Josh Roffman, where they will discuss the importance of barcode labeling accuracy and consistency to manage growing supply chain complexities and enable error-free traceability.

A Slippery Slope Between Collaborative Robotics and Human Workers

VDC Research recently published a comprehensive report titled “Analyzing the Business Impact of Inefficient Motion in Warehousing”, as part of a custom thought leadership engagement for Newcastle Systems, a leading mobile powered workstation vendor.