Flexible Barcode Scanning Technology

Matthews’ range of barcode checking systems provide everything you need to simplify and streamline your data collection process.  From handheld and fixed barcode scanners through to vehicle-mounted computers, we have the right barcode checking machine for your business – whatever the industry.

Handheld Barcode Scanners

Enjoy complete flexibility for your data collection and barcode validation activities with our range of handheld barcode checking machines. Our technology offers conventional laser or linear imaging technology, support for linear or 2D decoding, plus a variety of features to meet specific scanning needs.

Complete versatility

For use in simple to complex applications across industries, our scanning technology is easy to use, fast, accurate and extremely versatile. Designed for industrial applications or harsh environments, we offer corded and cordless models that include a full array of accessories and options to enhance portability and provide additional usability.

High performance and reliability

High scanning speeds and optical quality combine with new generation real time decoders and flexible decoding software to provide high decoding performance and barcode validation for most symbologies, as well as on damaged or poorly printed barcodes.


Seamless integration

These handheld barcode checking machines, can be integrated into your production line with our iDSnet software enabling optimal efficiency and reporting.  

Applications include:

  • Scan & start new run
  • Picking systems
  • Automatic warehousing
  • Packaging machines
  • Document handling machines
  • Print & Apply systems
  • Quality control and parts tracking

Fixed Barcode Scanner

Drive greater profitability and productivity in the most common warehousing, shop floor and OEM applications with our wide range of industrial fixed mounted laser scanners. Matthews’ fixed scanning technology can read 1D and 2D barcodes, and can be integrated with iDSnet software for optimum barcode validation helping to ensure your barcode is present and correct. 

Applications include:pm8300.image

  • Carton barcode validation on conveyor systems
  • Pallet barcode validation on automatic label print and apply solutions
  • Automatic warehousing
  • Packaging machine
  • Document handling machines
  • Print & Apply systems
  • Quality control and parts tracking

Matthews can also assist with Handheld Wireless Terminals & Computers and Fixed and Vehicle Mount Computers for various applications. 

Contact Matthews to find the best barcode scanner solution for your business. 


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Barcode scanning and verification using fixed scanners
Barcode scanning and verification using fixed scanners (youtube 0:26)
Using industrial scanners to verify barcode presence.



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