In 1982, Microscan was the first company to build a scanner using a laser diode as its light source. Today, Microscan leads the global marketplace as the world's number-one brand of embedded imagers. Their portfolio includes auto ID technology and a suite of award-winning machine vision inspection solutions including machine vision lighting.
Microscan focuses on technologies of automatic identification (auto ID), machine vision and verification with application solutions ranging from basic barcode reading up to complex machine vision inspection, gauging and measurement. Their solutions help manufacturers around the world drive down cost and waste, automate critical manufacturing processes, and increase yields.
Microscan's partners are selected based on their experience, regional coverage, reputation and technical capability. By combining Microscan's portofolio of auto ID technology and award winning machine vision inspection solutions with General Data's long history of expertise in labeling, identification, data collection, tracking and service technologies, we are able to provide our customers with the industry leading solutions they're seeking. Our partnership with Microscan has led to many unique, ground breaking solutions that have since been implemented across many applications.