HOW BARCODES WORK
Everything you need to know about industrial traceability
Traceability is essential to protect businesses from the negative consequences of product recalls and counterfeiting. High-quality barcodes are at the heart of a good traceability system.
This guide will help you understand how to use barcodes for traceability. You will also find related tips for production lines.
- Types of barcodes (1D codes, QR codes, data matrix codes)
- How barcodes work (code size, physical size, error correction, quiet zone, contrast, shape)
- The importance of databases (control over the information, smaller codes, more information)
- Storage capacity table for data matrix codes