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Custom Web Browser Application

Challenge: Improve the product replenishment process for a local cable and internet company. Solution: Custom web browser application. Story: A local cable company was on the hunt for someone to solve the product replenishment problems that were occurring. During their search, they came across EMP Technical Group. They have the hardware and software knowledge needed […]

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October 2020 Newsletter

The October Newsletter highlights a few products and solutions that can improve a field worker’s efficiency. Check it out!

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Tablet Computers

It has been a while since we have featured Tablet Computers in our Newsletter.  But since this month is covering mobile computing in the field, outside of the four walls, tablets come to mind.  Quick background, rugged mobile computing is a big part of what we do.  Mobile computers with barcode scanners integrated in is […]

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Custom Programming

When your business software won’t do the job! We have a core group of programmers here at the EMP Tech Group.  Not a big group, but 3 employees working full time at nothing but programming projects.  That means we can get some good work done, but are not big enough to tackle huge projects, writing […]

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RAIN RFID

Part of our job is to help our customers figure out what is truly revolutionary and what is just hype.  We frequently tell our customers that we were the first sale that the manufacturer must make.  They first must convince us that their product is worthwhile.  And we are a jaded bunch, we have seen […]

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RFID Printer with Robotics

Challenge: Provide and integrate an RFID label printer into custom robotic machinery. Solution: Zebra ZT411 RFID label printer with Ethernet IP and Zebra Network Connect. Story: A machine builder was in the process of constructing a bagging machine for various truck components. Each bag requires a label with an RFID chip for tracking purposes. The […]

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EMPCare

Custom products and services have always been some of the things that sets us apart.  Last month in this newsletter we highlighted the EMP Products that we have developed for customers and then turned into standard products for other customers to purchase.  Services such as printer maintenance has been another “product” that we have customized […]

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Printhead Element Out

We are amazed by this. There has been a feature in many of Zebra’s label printers for some time now that no one seems to take advantage of.

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ERP, WMS, MES, We Want to Know!

We Are More than Sales, We are Subject Matter Experts The joke was a good one and I heard it about 15 years ago.  I was sitting in a presentation about MES, Manufacturing Execution Systems, software such as Wonderware and AEGIS to manage batch-based production.  The presenter noted that the most common MES in use […]

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EMPCare with OneTouch

Last year, we re-branded EMP maintenance contracts as EMPCare.  We even came up with a catchy logo for the offerings.  These services include our printer repair contracts, both onsite and depot repairs done in our building.  Also included is an increasingly popular service offering for mobile computers.  With this version of EMPCare, we take on […]

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September 2020 Newsletter

This newsletter highlights the many ways we care; from our EMPCare offerings, understanding our customer’s whole software ecosystem, helping with your printhead issues, and more!

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Choosing the Right Barcode Scanner

Choosing the right barcode scanner for your application can be a bit confusing. Let us help you decide which scanner is right for you! First, you can break the answers down into these categories. 1D only or 1D and 2D Scanner Corded or Cordless Presentation or Handheld Industrial or Commercial Paper Based Bar Code or […]

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