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

OEM Barcode Scan Engines

This research analyzes the key strategic issues, trends, and market drivers for the OEM Scan Engines Market. The report includes market analysis (current size and five year forecasts of revenues and unit shipments), vendor shipments, shares and profiles, and detailed...

Enterprise Barcode Labeling

This report analyzes key requirements and investment considerations for enterprise labeling solutions, and presents VDC’s perspective on how enterprise customers are considering, evaluating, and ultimately purchasing labeling solutions.

Mobile Thermal Barcode Printers

This research analyzes the key strategic issues, trends, and market drivers for mobile thermal printers used to print receipts, tickets, tags, and labels. The report offers market analysis (historical, prior year, and forecast revenues and unit shipments)...

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Featured Blog Posts

Eliminating Friction from the Retail POS

Change is afoot and the pressures facing retailers are driving them to re-evaluate their infrastructure, especially with their point-of-sale (POS) solutions. Taking stock of their operations, many retailers are moving towards...


Zebra to Acquire Temptime

Zebra Technologies announced its intent to acquire privately held Temptime Corporation for an undisclosed sum. Temptime is an industry leader in the development of remote temperature monitoring solutions, with a particular...


Walmart Reimagines Supply Chain Traceability with Blockchain Technology

Supply chain traceability is often a time-consuming and costly challenge for food producers. When food bacteria...


A Slippery Slope Between Collaborative Robotics and Human Workers

As companies shift towards relying more on intelligent robots in their work flows, the concern for human...