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Warehouse Abbreviations

Warehouse Abbreviations

I don’t know about you, but when I first started in a warehouse the lingo was a bit confusing! Especially with all the abbreviations, so I have come up with a glossary of the most common warehousing and inventory terms.

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Trade symbologies

Trade symbologies
Usually I've found that linear barcode symbologies are used in this environment. The most common are Code 128 and code 3 of 9 (or Code 39).
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Tracking Products

Tracking Products
Being able to accurately  track products through the supply chain is becoming more important than ever, I think there are many reasons for this, with a large drive coming from consumers who want better visibility as to where products have come from. Therefore businesses must find efficient methods for doing this.
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Top barcoding facts

Top barcoding facts
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Size Does Matter!

Size Does Matter! 
I was recently asked by a client what was the smallest 2D matrix barcode they could print and attach to one of their products. We conducted some tests and established that (using a standard printer and inkjet paper) the smallest 2D matrix barcode that we could scan was 4mm.

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