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SATO Acquires Argox Information Co., Ltd. Taipei, Taiwan

Barcode Solution Posted on Tue, September 05, 2017 12:25PM

SATO Acquires Argox Information Co., Ltd.
Taipei, Taiwan,

– December 16, 2011 – Argox announced today that it has entered
into a definitive agreement to be acquired by SATO, a leader in barcode printing,
labeling, and EPC/RFID solutions, making Argox a member of the SATO Group of
Founded in 1996, Argox became one of the world’s leading design and manufacturers
of low cost and entry level thermal printers that fulfill the application demands of
emerging and industrial markets for cost effective, reliable products.

Ever expanding
its market influence Argox has focused on China, Brazil, Turkey, and is today tracking
to become a main provider of auto-ID solutions in countries such as India, Russia and
South Africa.
“SATO adopted a holding company structure on October 3rd of this year and as a
result realized many benefits which include: strengthened profitability, growth
potential, advancements in technology innovations, and to make investments into new
and/or growing businesses.” stated Kaz Matsuyama, President & CEO of SATO
Holdings Corporation. “The acquisition of Argox exemplifies our mission and
compliments the business models of both Argox and SATO alike.”
“SATO will continue to escalate its expansion of business into emerging markets
which includes the strengthening of a label production facility for printer consumables
in Poland, and to complete simultaneous acquisitions of label production companies
in China, Argentina, and Brazil.

We believe we will be able to fully enjoy the strategic
relationships between those investments in addition to this important Argox
Tom Wei, Chairman of Argox, commented, “We truly consider this acquisition a
positive one.

SATO has a reputation for commitment to excellence in its product
offerings and services. As their strategy perfectly reflects our vision for the future, a
much brighter future of Argox can be expected after joining SATO family.”
To ensure the continuity of business, Argox will continue its operations as an
independent entity, reporting to SATO Holdings Corporation.

Going forward, SATO
and Argox will leverage strategic benefits from each other such as cooperative
relationships in product development and reduction in developmental costs. The
current management of Argox will remain in place and as mentioned both companies
plan to operate independently with a “strategically complimentary relationship” to
ensure that both companies take full advantage of their strengths.

About Argox
The major product lines of Argox include thermal transfer and direct thermal label printers,
barcode scanners, and portable data terminals. Focusing on mid- and entry-level barcode
, Argox products are sold in more than 60 countries over the world, with significant
market share in Brazil, Turkey, China and more.
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About SATO
SATO is a pioneer and leading global provider of integrated Automatic Identification and
Data Collection solutions that leverage barcode and RFID technologies. SATO manufactures
innovative, reliable auto-identification systems and offers complete solutions to businesses by
integrating hardware, software, media supplies and maintenance services.

Customers rely on
SATO for accuracy, labor and resource savings helping to preserve the environment.
Founded in 1940, SATO is publicly listed on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange in
Japan. It has sales and support offices in over 20 countries and is represented globally (over
90 countries) through a world-class network of partners. For the fiscal year ended March 31,
2011, it reported revenues of JPY 78,368 million (US$ 914 million).

M-MARK Thermal Printer

M-MARK Posted on Thu, August 10, 2017 05:56PM

M-MARK Brand is the name of Quality. Fast speed Receipt Printer almost ready to come.
Good Quality Printer with all type ports.

High-Speed Thermal Receipt Printer

User Friendly, Drop-and-Print Paper Installation

.Multi I/O Interface (Serial + Ethernet + USB)

.Cash Drawer Connection Port (RJ-11)

.Compatible with ESC/POS Command Sets

.Multiple Language Fonts Selectable

.Print Speed: 250 mm/sec

.DPI: 203

.Paper Auto-Cutter

.Easy Paper Jam Elimination

.Compact & Elegant Design

Hattendo Café

Barcode Solution Posted on Tue, July 25, 2017 12:05PM

Success Story of AEP application in Singapore: Hattendo Café

Being its 1st shop in Singapore, Hattendo wanted to ensure that their customers know when to consume the product by. Due to the humid weather in Singapore, the product expiry date will be earlier than its usual expiry date in Japan. There are also space constraint due to the size of the store.

As this is Hattendo’s first store in Singapore, this solution helps them to be compliant to the food safety standard in Singapore. The process is also straightforward for their local staff to follow with minimal training. SAP also proposed AEP which helped addressHattendo’s space constraint challenges in the store.

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6 Tips to Speed Up Check Outs at the POS

Barcode Solution Posted on Mon, May 29, 2017 01:37PM

Here are some tips that will help you accelerate check outs and keep your
clients happy!

Tip #1 � Use Barcode Scanners with the POS Software.
Standardized tag scanners permit you to check things much quicker and more
precisely at the purpose of offer than if you write the SKU number on a console.
Moreover, standardized tag scanners can diminish evaluating and stock mistakes.
The ordinary mistake rate for human information entering is 1 blunder for every
300 characters. Standardized tag scanners can be on a par with 1 mistake in 36
trillion characters. On the off chance that you need to sweep things REALLY
quick, then you might need to consider an �omni-directional� scanner. These
scanners permit you to check things quick since it doesn�t make a difference how
the standardized tag is situated. Whatever remains of the scanners require the
standardized tag be turned in a particular heading since they just transmit a
solitary line. Simply consider your last visit to the supermarket. Will you
envision how moderate it would be if the clerk needs to ensure each standardized
tag was turned a particular bearing? O-market Retail Management Software and
O-live Restaurant Management Software allows you to use any type of barcode
scanner while unlike other POS Software, eliminate error completely in
purchasing and inventory management.

Tip #2 � Consider Touch Screens
Touch screens permit the mouse cursor to be controlled by touching the screen
with your finger. Touch is one of the least difficult, most intuitive human
activities � making it extremely straightforward and quick for the cashier or
waiter to cooperate with the PC. With Omega Software touch screens permit you to
totally dispense with the mouse and console � which spares space and improves
preparing. That is the reason touch screens are greatly prevalent in eateries
and bars.

Tip #3 � Use �Simple to Load� Receipt Printers I prescribe
obtaining a receipt printer that permits you to rapidly and effectively change
paper rolls. Nothing is more disappointing than attempting to supplant a paper
roll while your clients are holding up. The majority of the new warm printers
are truly simple to utilize however you ought to twofold check before you
purchase. I likewise suggest a name brand, dependable printer with a decent
guarantee which works perfectly with your software. Omega supports all kind of
printers especially dot matrix and thermal.

Tip #6 � Choose Reliable
Hardware and Software On the off chance that your scanner, printer, programming
or any piece of your PC framework separates, then your clients and workers will
get VERY disappointed in light of the fact that they need to hold up. However�
it�s astounding what numbers of retailers pick the least expensive consoles,
printers, scanners, PCs and programming that they can discover. Obviously, I
profoundly prescribe quality equipment and programming at the purpose of offer.
Be that as it may, how would you know you�re getting Programming which supports
great hardware? That is the place Omega Software can help you! Omega offers you
O-live Restaurant Management Software, O-market Retail Management Software and
O-tel Hotel Management Software all designed to make managing your business so
much easier and running your operations so much smoother, faster and error free.