A barcode is an encoded tag or label applied to all objects that enables computers, scanners, and mobile devices to monitor and locate them considerably more quickly. Barcodes are critical in the inventory tracking process and provide numerous benefits to your business and customers. The primary advantage of barcodes is that they eliminate the risk of human error: whereas the number of errors associated with manually input data is substantial, scanning a barcode is quick, reliable, and far less time-consuming.
Another significant advantage of barcodes is that they can be printed (using a home printer) and in a matter of minutes, your entire inventory will be labelled and tracked. You do not need to spend a fortune, purchase specialised printers, or lose time. Simple, quick, and inexpensive. YITH WooCommerce Barcodes and QR Codes enables the creation and reading of barcodes and QR codes. They are created automatically on both products and orders. You can configure a specific action to be performed everytime a code is scanned (reduce or raise stock, alter order status…), automating and speeding up your operation without making any errors.