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Pcdata USA Launches Smart Glass Wearable Picking Technology


East Granby, CT -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/14/2015 -- Pcdata USA, a supply chain automation company that provides picking solutions for order fulfillment operations, was recently featured in DC Velocity magazine. Pcdata USA introduced its Smart Glass pick-to-vision product at ProMat last month.

According to the DC Velocity staff writer, "Smart Glass, a small cartridge that clips onto the stem of any generic warehouse safety goggle, projects a simple computer screen display into the wearer's visual field. As a user looks at any 2D bar code, the system's software identifies the object and projects a visual instruction, such as "drop 4" or "pick 20," depending on which bin or tote is also in the field of vision."

The Smart Glass wearable module gets its data from Pcdata's Distrib AR (augmented reality) software, which runs on any standard PC terminal and interfaces with the client's warehouse management system (WMS). The product was a finalist for the annual MHI Best New Innovation Award.

"This is the latest in hands-free picking technologies, after pick-to-light, voice, and RF," said Antonio Rodrigues, the company's North American sales manager. Early applications are expected to be replacements for voice picking, particularly in warehouses, factories, and retail operations.

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About Pcdata USA
Pcdata USA's Pick-to-light systems are part of a lean process, offering shorter throughput, fewer errors, and significant cost savings; the results: increase customer satisfaction, increase ability to supply products, and process transparency. Traditional picking methods are one of highest expenses when operating a warehouse. Pcdata USA lowers that cost through leading edge Pick-to-light systems. Unlike implementation products, the easy installation solution is resulting in huge product growth throughout North America.

Pcdata USA is a global logistics systems leader for supply chain automation. Pcdata USA was recently named a Finalist for the 2015 MHI Innovation Award for Best New Product: Smart Glass AR (Augmented Reality). Pcdata USA was also recently recognized with the 2014 Best of East Granby Award in the Professional Services category by the East Granby Award Program. Pcdata USA offers affordable out-of-the-box warehouse optimization solutions.

Contact Pcdata USA at 855-844-1086.

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Pcdata USA
Antonio Rodrigues
Senior Manager