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    BIXOLON Ranked Global Leader Within the Mobile Receipt Printer Market For The Sixth Consecutive Year

    August 30, 2019

    BIXOLON maintains its global leadership position within the mobile receipt printer market BIXOLON Co., Ltd., a leading global Mobile, Label and POS Printer manufacturer is proud to announce it has been named the World’s leading Mobile Receipt Printer Manufacturer by the Japanese research firm Chunichisha Co., Ltd. for the sixth consecutive year. Cited in Chunichisha’s Whole Picture of the Printer Market Report, published in July of 2019, BIXOLON is highlighted for maintaining its global primary share position as the leading mobile receipt printer manufacturer. Since entering the market in 2007 with the SPP-R200 compact mobile printer, BIXOLON has built an impressive portfolio of high quality, compact receipt and label printing solutions, introducing the next-generation SPP-R200III, SPP-R210, SPP-R310 and SPP-R410 mobile printers. Its mobile printing solutions support cutting-edge connectivity, including embedded NFC tags enabling auto-Bluetooth pairing and a SoftAP feature for simplified Wi-Fi integration. Alongside out-of-the-box printing for all Microsoft® Windows®, Android™ or iOS® devices. Its latest models are Apple MFi iAP2 certified and are designed for dual-purpose receipting and multi-purpose labelling for standard or lineless label media. BIXOLON mobile printers are ideal for a range of functions including mPOS receipting, line-busting, onboard ticket sales, direct store delivery, electronic citations, meter reading and other on-the-go printing applications. Recently, BIXOLON had been expanding its mobile printer line-up and software to meet the versatile requirements from a variety of industries. Adding its premium-level pure breed mobile label printer the SPP-L3000, the SPP-L310 a compact and rugged mobile label printer and the light-weight yet wide format SPP-L410. Alongside its specialized mobile receipt printer sled, the SPP-A200 for the mobile payment solutions. BIXOLON has also introduced mobile and web printing software, including mPrint App which gives users the ability to print documentation -image and PDF- from the web through their chosen web browser or app on an iOS™ or Android™ device. While mPrint Server enables direct printing from Windows® and iOS® platformed web browsers through BIXOLON printers. “BIXOLON’s continued leadership and impact within the Mobile Printer Market can be attributed to its ongoing commitment to research and development to meet its ever-changing customer’s expectations,” explains John Kim, Marketing Director, BIXOLON Co. Ltd. “As new mobile printing requirements arise, BIXOLON powers emerging technologies to fit customer’s unique environments producing best-in-class product line-ups, specialized model and software. This approach has benefited BIXOLON and will fortify its global leadership position in the mobile printing market in the coming years.”

    August 30, 2019

  • Tech & Trend

    Simple Wi-Fi Access For Printers: BIXOLON’s Smart Connection™ Technology

    February 7, 2019

    In this changing technological landscape, the marketplace is growing more mobile and the demand to empower workforces with immediate Wi-Fi access for their devices is paramount to ensure seamless workflow and drive productivity for many applications such as Retail, Logistics, Manufacturing and Warehousing. However, networking a printer to a host device for wireless communication has always been a challenge. With simple and intuitive experience you would expect from configuring consumer devices, Bixolon has addressed these issues to offer a tool that can be used to easily set up a printer for a wireless network. BIXOLON’s Smart Connection™ TechnologyUsing the Easy Setup Utility app on Android™ and iOS™ devices, Bixolon printers automatically connect to the same wireless AP as the host device. Available through the Google Play™ and App Store®, the Easy Setup Utility features Smart Connection™ technology enabling BIXOLON users to experience simplified Wi-Fi set up and eliminate the process of changing network settings. The Easy Setup Utility app is compatible with the following BIXOLON mobile printer models: XT5-40, SPP-R200IIIplus, SPP-R310plus, SPP-R410, and SPP-L3000. How Does the App WorkRequiring only an SSID and Password, the host provides and encrypts this information into UDP format and sends it to the printer. The printer will then be connected to the Wi-Fi network in DHCP mode using the given SSID and Password.It’s about as simple as that: Just download the app. • Android™ APP Tutorial *Click here for iOS™ APP Tutorial For more information visit http://www.bixolon.com/, http://blog.bixolon.com/ or alternatively speak to your local BIXOLON sales representative.

    February 7, 2019

  • Tech & Trend

    Label Artist™ Mobile, Free-Of-Charge Label Design Mobile Application

    December 3, 2018

    Since the introduction of just-in-time delivery, asset management and even internet sales, labelling has become essential in various industries such as logistics, retail and manufacturing. With many companies under pressure to improve the documentation and tracking throughout all areas of the business, many are focusing their efforts on the label design incorporating information such as 1D/2D barcodes, ID and Human readable text to collect data and reduce costs. Recognizing this need for label customization, BIXOLON has incorporated Label Artist™ Mobile, a free-of-charge label design mobile application into its menu of label printer software add-ons. Compatible with a portfolio of BIXOLON printers including SLP-TX400, SLP-TX420, SLP-DX420, SRP-E770III, SLP-DL410, SLP-TX220, SLP-DX220 desktop labelling solutions and the SPP-L3000 mobile label printer. Label ArtistTM Mobile A label design mobile application which allows users to easily edit and print labels from their chosen iOS™ or Android™ device to a BIXOLON printer using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. USB connection is also supported for Android™ devices. Compatible with BIXOLON’s complete label printer line-up, Label Artist™ Mobile provides a range of label design functions including; - Simple label design functions including editing text, barcode, image printing - Providing various pre-designed, modifiable label formats, such as warning and event image labelling collection options. - Database utilizing Labelling (Auto count functionality) - Available through Google PlayTM and App Store® • App Tutorial Learn more about the free-of-charge PC software options Label ArtistTM II Label design software for Windows PC allows users to easily design, edit and print labels from their PC to a BIXOLON printer using USB. - Labelling program supporting editing text, barcode and image printing - Database utilizing Labelling (Auto count functionality), plus label reprint and stored editing functionality - Available through BIXOLON website Bartender UltraLite® for BIXOLON Label design software for Windows PC designed by Seagull™. This free-of-charge basic version of the software is designed for BIXOLON printer users to easily edit and print labels using USB connectivity. - Windows OS and Seagull drivers are required - Available in pre-designed, modifiable label formats - Easy to add graphics - Supporting data inputting peripherals such as scanners - Available through BIXOLON and Seagull’s website About BIXOLON BIXOLON is a leading global manufacturer of innovative, advanced printing technologies including point-of-sale receipt, label, Auto ID and mobile printers for a wide range of environments. Millions of BIXOLON printers are used today in retail, hospitality, healthcare, banking, ticketing, post/parcel, warehousing and other transaction-intensive industries. In 2018, for the fifth consecutive year BIXOLON was named global mobile receipt printer market leader by Japanese research company Chunichisha.

    December 3, 2018

  • Product Launch

    BIXOLON Launches mPrint Mobile Printing App for Android™ and iOS™

    November 8, 2018

    Introducing Mobile Printing Software for Smart Devices BIXOLON Co., Ltd a leading global mobile, label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the BIXOLON mPrint app. This free-of-charge mobile printing application gives users the ability to print documentation from the web through their chosen web browser or app on an iOS™ or Android™ device to a BIXOLON printer using Bluetooth, Wi-Fi or Ethernet. The application also supports a USB connection through Android™ devices. Compatible with BIXOLON’s printers, BIXOLON mPrint provides image and PDF printing functionality through their chosen web browser such as Google Chrome and Safari or any app which supports a share function. The print function is ready to use when the user installs the mPrint app. The app also provides an editing function, allowing users to cut, rotate and adjust the brightness of the content. The user can also set up the media type (gap, continuous, black mark), size (width, length) and margins of the content if they are printing onto a label using a BIXOLON label printer. “As the Mobile POS printing market continues to grow,” cites John Kim, BIXOLON Director of Marketing. “BIXOLON recognizes the ongoing requirement for a mobile printing application which can be easily operated through a web browser via a smart device eliminating the constraints of additional development time and costs.” The BIXOLON mPrint Mobile app is available to download through Google Play™ and the App Store®. The application is compatible with following label printer models: • POS & Mobile Printers: SRP-Q300, SRP-S300, SRP-F310II, SRP-380, SRP-350plusIII, SRP-350III, SRP-330II, SPP-R210, SPP-R200III, SPP-R310 & SPP-R410 • Label & Mobile Label Printers: SLP-TX400, SLP-TX420, SLP-DX420, SRP-E770III, SLP-DL410, SLP-TX220, SLP-DX220 & SPP-L3000 For more information visit http://www.bixolon.com, http://blog.bixolon.com or alternatively speak to your local BIXOLON sales representative. About BIXOLON BIXOLON is a leading global manufacturer of innovative, advanced printing technologies including point-of-sale receipt, label, Auto ID and mobile printers for a wide range of environments. Millions of BIXOLON printers are used today in retail, hospitality, healthcare, banking, ticketing, post/parcel, warehousing and other transaction-intensive industries. In 2018, for the fifth consecutive year BIXOLON was named global mobile receipt printer market leader by Japanese research company Chunichisha.

    November 8, 2018

  • Product Launch

    BIXOLON Launches Label Artist™ Mobile for Android™ and iOS™

    August 22, 2018

    BIXOLON Co., Ltd a leading global mobile, label and POS printer manufacturer today announced the launch of the Label Artist™ Mobile. A free-of-charge mobile application allows users to easily edit and print labels from their chosen iOS™ or Android™ device to a BIXOLON printer using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. A USB connection is also supported for Android™ devices. Compatible with BIXOLON’s complete label printer line-up, Label Artist™ Mobile provides a range of label design functions including text, barcode, image printing. Supporting editable templates for theme label printing, alongside various warning and event image labelling collection options. Numerical sequential number printing (Auto count functionality), plus label reprint and stored editing functionality. “Traditionally label printing was always operated through a PC,” cites John Kim, BIXOLON Director of Marketing. “The requirement to replace PC with handheld devices continues to rise in a range of industries including Warehousing, Logistics, Manufacturing, Retail, Hospitality, Healthcare and more. BIXOLON recognizes the growing requirement for label editing software which can be easily operated through a smart device.” The Label Artist™ Mobile app is available to download through Google Play™ and the App Store®. Label Artist™ Mobile is now compatible with following label printer models. 4-inch Label Printers: SLP-TX400, SLP-TX420, SLP-DX420, SRP-E770III, SLP-DL410 2-inch Label Printers: SLP-TX220, SLP-DX220 For more information visit http://www.bixolon.com or contact your local BIXOLON sales representative. About BIXOLON BIXOLON is a leading global manufacturer of innovative, advanced printing technologies including point-of-sale receipt, label, Auto ID and mobile printers for a wide range of environments. Millions of BIXOLON printers are used today in retail, hospitality, healthcare, banking, ticketing, post/parcel, warehousing and other transaction-intensive industries. In 2018, for the fifth consecutive year BIXOLON was named global mobile receipt printer market leader by Japanese research company Chunichisha.

    August 22, 2018