Company logo: scandit


We provide the highest quality in mobile barcode scanning solutions for smartphones, tablets and wearable devices.


Scandit enables enterprises and consumers to change the way they interact with everyday objects and augment the physical world with real-time data captured by scanning barcodes and recognizing text, objects, and other visual identifiers using smartphones, tablets, wearables, drones, and robots. Scandit’s mobile data capture platform is built on proprietary computer vision, augmented reality, and machine learning technologies. Companies in industries such as retail, transportation and logistics, manufacturing, and healthcare can use Scandit’s technology to create and power mobile apps for crucial enterprise workflows like mobile point of sale, mobile shopping, self-checkout, inventory management, and proof of delivery. Many of the world’s most innovative and successful companies are benefiting from Scandit’s enterprise-grade mobile data capture platform, including Sephora, Louis Vuitton, DHL, and Levi Strauss & Co.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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Data & Information Services
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NC Company Overview

Scandit is a technology company that focuses on augmented reality and computer vision, using it to create innovative new methods for businesses to offer new and exciting ways to shop for their customers and to manage things like warehousing, logistics, and delivery. Scandit has created technology that can capture and read barcodes, QR codes, and also text, images, and other visual data. This can be applied in a number of ways and can be used by consumers using their mobile devices or wearables and can also be used for scanning products and packaging. This can allow for things like customers being able to find more information about products as they shop, by scanning them with their smartphones, or for barcode scan-based confirmation of delivery for shipped items. Scandit, based in Zurich, Switzerland, was founded in 2009. It has the backing of leading venture capital partners who include Atomico, NGP Capital and GV. As of May 2019, Scandit can count among its customers some well-known brands, such as Levi Strauss & Co, Sephora, Party City, Shell, Aldo, Ahold, Macys, Bloomingdales, Yves Saint Laurent, Clarks, Scotts, Hugo Boss, Sachs 5th Avenue, Verizon and Capital One. They have a global outreach and are used across a number of verticals such as retail, healthcare, logistics, and the public sector.