Datalogic Launches IMPACT+ OCR

Bologna – September 29th, 2015 - Datalogic, a global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation markets, and world-class producer of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors, vision systems and laser marking equipment, today announced the launch of IMPACT+ OCR, the smartest solution for variable data printing inspection in the Food & Beverage industry. 

This complete solution combines both camera and software in a preconfigured bundle making it easy to deploy a solution for variable data printing inspection. The solution includes the bestselling, compact P-Series Smart Camera, and a Graphical User Interface that provides quick setup and configuration for any OCR application.  

IMPACT+ OCR makes variable data printing inspection fast and easy without the requirement for machine vision expertise. The software is very intuitive providing users with a step by step configuration process. Key features include multiple OCR region reading, the capability for storing different recipes and a customizable operator interface.

“We develop solutions to make machine vision user-friendly and quick to implement” states Donato Montanari, General Manager Business Unit Machine Vision of Datalogic. “By continuously listen to our customers and learning what their needs are, we can respond with intuitive technology packed products. This is exactly what we did with IMPACT+ OCR .” 

Ideally suited for OCR applications in the Food & Beverage industry, IMPACT+ OCR delivers effective results for lot and batch number reading, expiration date verification, and serial number traceability. When combined with thermal transfer printers, IMPACT+ OCR guarantees the highest printing quality,  enhancing the security and traceability of food and beverage packaging processes.