Barco Opens New Office in Prague

Barco company, the Czech based integrator in the field of RFID and barcode applications, opens a new branch in Prague. The main reason is to be closer to its clients and start further company development.

Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic, March 21, 2007 --( The new branch offers the customers products and services in the field of RFID integration, barcode applications, wireless technologies and Warehouse Management Systems along with the Barco leading product, system SmartStock.WMS for online warehouse management.

“Opening new office in Prague it is a result of dynamic development of last years. We did important and inevitable step towards our customers and further company development”, recapped main reasons Ing. Miroslav Pípal, the Barco Executive Director. “Especially RFID market noted significant changes in last few years. Our goal is to be at the right place where is the biggest demand after these technologies and where the first pilot projects are going to be realized.”

As a head of the branch was named Petr Kubát, an experienced manager with more than five years of IT experience. The branch office is situated in administration complex 4D CENTER, which underwent an extensive refurbishment and reconstruction. The 4D CENTER is located in Prague 10 between Kodanska, Kavkazska and Moldavska Streets and is close to the EDEN shopping complex and the Slavia sports facility. “The administration complex provides premium technical equipment, the extensive range and high quality of services. We are planning to expand our Prague team in the near future and this complex provides us ideal setting for our business and further development,” said Pípal. 

About Barco
Barco is a significant solution provider in the field of barcode applications, RFID and wireless technologies in business processes. They specialize in solutions for online warehouse management along with utilization of mobile terminals and wireless infrastructure. Their leading product is online Warehouse Management System SmartStock.WMS. The corporation was established in 1993. Its stock capital is 2 000 000 CZK. Barco is a holder of certificate ISO 9001:2001.

About SmartStock.WMS
Warehouse Management System SmartStock.WMS is a complete „paper-less“ solution for on-line warehouse management that operates as the extension of inventory control in ERP systems. System is based on the unique identification of goods, handling units and warehouse locations by means of barcodes. Application has been developed exclusively for utilization of mobile terminals along with barcode scanner operating in wireless WiFi network. SmartStock.WMS optimizes all operations, movement of workers and at the same time controls the correctness of all operations by means of reading of corresponding barcodes. Thus in a distinctive way enhance the labour productivity and minimizes errors at work in warehouse. SmartStock.WMS has been built on the state-of-the-art Microsoft .NET platform that is along with the unique system architecture assurance of outstanding system flexibility and fast implementation into existing ERP system.

Barco, Ltd.
Tomas Kubicek