Scandit

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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. Its 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.

TypePrivate
Founded2009
HQZürich, CH
Websitescandit.com
Employee Ratings4.5

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)307(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Scandit

Samuel Mueller

Samuel Mueller

CEO and co-founder
Christian Floerkemeier

Christian Floerkemeier

CTO, VP Product
Christof Roduner

Christof Roduner

CIO, VP Engineering and Co-Founder
Natasha Sandoval

Natasha Sandoval

VP Marketing
Uwe Kraemer

Uwe Kraemer

CFO
Gerlinde Boback

Gerlinde Boback

VP People
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Scandit Office Locations

Scandit has offices in Zürich, Boston, San Francisco, Tampere and in 3 other locations
Zürich, CH (HQ)
Förrlibuckstrasse 181
Tampere, FI
Vuolteenkatu 1
Shibuya City, JP
2 Chome-24 Shibuya
Warszawa, PL
Koszykowa 65
London, GB
Wellington House, Hatfields, Waterloo
Boston, MA, US
711 Atlantic Ave
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Scandit Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2009

Scandit total Funding

$123 m

Scandit latest funding size

$80 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Scandit investors

Scandit's latest funding round in May 2020 was reported to be $80 m. In total, Scandit has raised $123 m
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Scandit Operating Metrics

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Locations

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Scandit Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

98/100

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Scandit Online and Social Media Presence

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Scandit Company Culture

  • CEO Rating

    F

    50/100

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Scandit News and Updates

Scandit raises $80M as COVID-19 drives demand for contactless deliveries

Enterprise barcode scanner company Scandit has closed an $80 million Series C round, led by Silicon Valley VC firm G2VP. Atomico, GV, Kreos, NGP Capital, Salesforce Ventures and Swisscom Ventures also participated in the round — which brings its total raised to date to $123M. The Zurich-based firm o…

Swiss computer vision company Scandit lands $80 million Series C to digitally transform enterprise

Scandit, a Zurich-based enterprise platform for computer vision and augmented reality (AR), has raised an 80 million Series C round led by G2VP. Joined by Atomico, GV, Kreos, NGP Capital, Salesforce Ventures and Swisscom Ventures. The Swiss technology allows enterprise companies to manage inventory,…

Scandit raises $80 million to power mobile barcode scanning with AR and computer vision

Scandit, a company that develops mobile barcode scanning and computer vision technology, has raised $80 million in a series C round of funding.

Scandit Commended by Frost & Sullivan for Exemplary Innovation and Superior Technology in Retail Automation

Scandit combines barcode scanning with augmented reality and text recognition to create the digital in-store retail experience shoppers want and dramatically improve the efficiency of key business processes LONDON, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the European ...

FutureProof Retail and Scandit Partner to Deploy Line-Free Mobile Checkout

FutureProof Retail Enables Retailers to Offer Commercial-Speed Scanning to Consumers With Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK

GV leads $30 million investment in Scandit to bring AR and computer vision to mobile barcode scanning

Scandit, a Swiss barcode scanning platform for mobile enterprise apps, has raised $30 million in a series B round of funding led by Alphabet’s venture capital (VC) arm GV. NGP Capital, formerly known as Nokia Growth Partners, also participated in the round alongside Atomico and others. Founded in 20…
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Scandit Blogs

Beware the Frankenstack Holding Back Your Retail Customer Experience

It’s been a testing time for brick and mortar retailers. With physical stores open one week, then closed the next, the uncertainty has made creating a consistent and differentiated shopping experience a big challenge, whether in fashion retail, general or… The post Beware the Frankenstack Holding Ba…

Walmart’s Smartphone Adoption is Transforming the Employee Experience – and How Other Retailers Can Follow Suit

Store associates are a retailer’s most significant ongoing investment – so it makes sense to empower them with the right technology. Walmart has done this with its plan to give its 740,000 store associates a Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro. The… The post Walmart’s Smartphone Adoption is Transforming the E…

5 Mythbusting Reasons Smartphones Are Replacing Handheld Scanners in the Last Mile

We’ve all observed  e-commerce sales and last mile deliveries skyrocket during the past year. According to the OECD, as lockdowns became the new normal, businesses and consumers increasingly “went digital”, providing and purchasing more goods and services online, raising e-commerce’s… The post 5 Myt…

Create the Perfect Store Associate with Smartphone Scanning [Infographic]

Follow a store associate around the store on our infographic. See them deal with everything ranging from shelf management to order picking - all with one device. The post Create the Perfect Store Associate with Smartphone Scanning [Infographic] appeared first on Scandit.

4 Ways Mobile Data Capture Supports Transport and Logistics

Transport and logistics (T&L) organizations rely on data capture technologies to track packages and shipments, maintain equipment, and ensure efficient check-ins for passengers. These workflows are traditionally achieved using dedicated barcode scanning devices, which work in tandem with existin…

How to Integrate ID Scanning Software into Mobile Apps

ID scanning technology has many applications today across different industries, from air travel and retail to post, parcel, and express. By pairing ID scanning capabilities with modern smart devices, it’s easy to equip any employee with a robust mobile data… The post How to Integrate ID Scanning Sof…
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Scandit Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Scandit founded?

    Scandit was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Scandit key executives?

    Scandit's key executives are Samuel Mueller, Christian Floerkemeier and Christof Roduner.

  • How many employees does Scandit have?

    Scandit has 307 employees.

  • Who are Scandit competitors?

    Competitors of Scandit include Squirrels, Mobile Decisioning and Science 37.

  • Where is Scandit headquarters?

    Scandit headquarters is located at Förrlibuckstrasse 181, Zürich.

  • Where are Scandit offices?

    Scandit has offices in Zürich, Boston, San Francisco, Tampere and in 3 other locations.

  • How many offices does Scandit have?

    Scandit has 7 offices.